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Author Topic: Did you start out with acoustic?  (Read 3258 times)

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Offline SJG

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Did you start out with acoustic?
« on: July 23, 2013, 03:45:36 PM »
I did myself. My dad gave me his old one, which I still have and I picked around on it until he bought me an electric one. I still mess with the acoustic one here and there, though.


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Re: Did you start out with acoustic?
« Reply #1 on: September 19, 2021, 11:01:06 AM »
My whole thing when I started out was that I want to be good at fingerstyle playing. :P
It was the coolest thing you could do with an acoustic guitar and so I went to a pawn shop and got myself a Fender acoustic guitar without realizing that there's factors that make fingerstyle guitar playing easier or harder. Anyway, I still like fiddling around with my guitar and using my strumming hand more than the left hand while playing because I love that style of playing.

If you guys don't want to make the same mistake I did, I found this great lowkey article about fingerstyle guitar selection - https://truemusichelper.com/best-guitars-for-fingerstyle/ check it out if you have time!

 

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