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  • Acoustic Guitar Essay

    An acoustic guitar is a musical instrument that produces sound through strings’ vibration. At different frequencies strings vibrate creating harmonic tunes. The strings mass, length and tension determine the frequency produced. The guitar is very popular in music today and a useful part of classical, reggae, blues and other genres. The guitar ancestry draws back to Arab countries, where an instrument with many strings and a gourd sized body was brought from Spain. It was called an alu’de. This instrument and the word evolved into lute. By 16th century lute became a common accessory in music with pieces written explicitly for it. Though it was portable and light it failed to produce enough sound and less in a harmonic way. In this period,…

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  • Acoustic Guitar History

    “I was alive in the forest, I was cut down by a cruel axe, in life I was silent, In death I sweetly sing" - Inscription on the face frets of an Elizabethan lute Fender, Yamaha, Gibson, and B.C. Rich; all of theses companies build guitars, what sets them apart however is how they construct them. Most of these companies pay someone in a warehouse to assemble prefabricated parts. Most people, however, would feel that the best guitar is made by hand, where every grain of wood is analyzed, to…

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  • Argumentative Essay: Why Acoustic Guitar Is Better

    will automatically say the Electric guitar is the better choice for a beginner to learn on simply because it is thought to be the easiest to learn. Although that is true for the most part I say that the acoustic guitar is the better choice to be made. With learning on an acoustic the beginner will build up more strength in their fingers and hands. They will work harder to press down the strings with the Acoustic, unlike the Electric where it is easier to press down on the strings. All though…

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  • Informative Essay On Acoustic Guitars

    of all things that make music or all things that make noises, I chose acoustic guitars. While I researched how guitars are mass produced, I thought that the history was pretty interesting, along with where and how they are made. Body #1: As I mentioned earlier, I think that the history of guitars is pretty interesting, so in this paragraph I am going to tell you a lil' somethin' somethin' about it. Stringed…

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  • Acoustic Guitar Research Paper

    My guitar is not a thing. It is an extension of myself. It is who I am. ______ Joan Jett You need an acoustic guitar but not an ordinary one. You need one which is the best acoustic guitar for you. Keep in mind that different people playing style, and tonal perception is different. A guitar which one is perfect for your friend may not be the best acoustic guitar for you. You have to find out one which is perfect for you. Let’s face the truth. Finding the best acoustic guitar is not easy. If…

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  • How To Acoustic Guitar Essay

    the sound of the acoustic guitar ranges from the rhythmic undulations of reggae to the heartfelt yearnings of a simple ballad. This instrument does not emanate its rich tones and overtones from the soundhole alone. This is a whole-instrument affair. Sound projects from the panels of the body, the strings and even from the resonating fretboard. As we explore the fine skill of recording acoustic guitar, keep this in mind. Start with the guitar and player We all know that great sound starts at…

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  • Personal Narrative: Acoustic Guitar

    I first stared playing guitar when I was thirteen. An old friend of mine decided to give me his old acoustic guitar, and show me some of the basics. First, he showed me two of the easiest chords, G and E. At first, it was hard for me to transition from G to E, but after some practice, I was starting to get the hang of it. After that, my friend showed me how to play the intro to the song, Come As You Are by Nirvana. It was pretty easy; just three notes, no chords. We played it over and over…

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  • Persuasive Essay On How To Choose The Best Acoustic Guitar

    choose the best acoustic guitar You can 't buy happiness, but you can buy an acoustic guitar and that 's kind of the same thing. A pure tone of the best acoustic guitar can take you where you want to go. It can calm your worried mind. If everyone left you, don 't worry, you have your best friend by your side. Yes, an acoustic guitar can be your real friend. It can help you to get rid of fatigue. It will give you company at the right moment when you feel lonely. You can bumper the hangout…

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  • My Thanksgiving Day: My Experience Of A Thanksgiving Day

    The sweet pumpkin pie, the tart apple pie, and of course, the rich, chocolate ice-cream topped off the amazing meal. I glanced from face to face, privately thanking God for each family member. There were smiles everywhere, from my brother's mischievous grin, to my grandmother's heartwarming smile. I looked around the room at the decorations I had helped my mother put up. Pictures of pumpkins, still up from last Halloween, hung next to Christmas wreathes and holly. In the center of the…

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  • Personal Narrative: My First Acoustic Guitar

    My Guitar Early one Christmas morning in 1976 towards the end of Elvis’s life, career, I was gifted my very first acoustic guitar. Maybe it was because I was born in Tupelo, Mississippi some thirty-six years after Elvis Presley, that made me suited to play and sing with a guitar. Or perhaps because I was born on the same day as the legendary Johnny Cash, exactly thirty- nine years later, to the day, that I would inherit the intense desire to play, write, and sing with a guitar. After an…

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