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  1. Acoustic guitar - Wikipedia

    An acoustic guitar is a musical instrument in the guitar family. Its strings vibrate a sound board on a resonant body to project a sound wave through the air. The original, general term for this stringed instrument is guitar, and the retronym 'acoustic guitar' distinguishes it from an electric guitar, which relies on electronic amplification.

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  3. Guitar - Wikipedia

    The guitar is a fretted musical instrument that usually has six strings. It is typically played with both hands by strumming or plucking the strings with either a guitar pick or the fingers/fingernails of one hand, while simultaneously fretting (pressing the strings against the frets) with the fingers of the other hand.

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  4. Modern guitars come in four main types. The classical guitar is used for classical music. The term acoustic guitar is generally used for a guitar used for popular music, even though a classical guitar is also an acoustic instrument. There are many other different types of acoustic guitars from different parts of the world.

    • String instrument (plucked, nylon stringed guitars usually played with fingerpicking, and steel-, etc. usually with a pick.)
  5. An acoustic guitar is a string instrument.It has six strings which pass from tuning pegs over the instrument's neck which is marked with lines called frets.These marks show where to press a string with the fingers of the left hand, to change the note that string plays.

  6. Ibanez - Wikipedia

    Ibanez (アイバニーズ, Aibanīzu) is a Japanese guitar brand owned by Hoshino Gakki. Based in Nagoya, Aichi, Japan, Hoshino Gakki were one of the first Japanese musical instrument companies to gain a significant foothold in import guitar sales in the United States and Europe, as well as the first brand of guitars to mass-produce the seven-string guitar and eight-string guitar.

  7. List of guitars - Wikipedia

    The 1956 Gibson J-200 acoustic guitar on display at Elvis Presley's Graceland. 0-9 [ edit ] The 0001 Strat – David Gilmour is the owner of this Fender Stratocaster electric guitar .

  8. C. F. Martin & Company - Wikipedia

    C.F. Martin & Company (often referred to as Martin) is an American guitar manufacturer established in 1833, by Christian Frederick Martin.It is highly respected for its acoustic guitars and is a leading manufacturer of flat top guitars.

  9. Sigma Guitars - Wikipedia

    Sigma Guitars is a guitar manufacturing brand originally released by C.F. Martin as a line of guitars at affordable prices to compete with the increasing number of imported guitars from Japan and elsewhere. The Sigma line was discontinued by Martin in 2007.

  10. Epiphone - Wikipedia

    Several Epiphone guitars have been produced in the United States after 1971. The Epiphone Spirit and Special were produced in the early 1980s in Kalamazoo. [citation needed] In 1993, three historic Epiphone acoustic guitars, the Texan, Frontier, and Excellente, were produced by Gibson Acoustic in Montana.

  11. Guild Guitar Company - Wikipedia

    While not a discrete brand, in the early 2000s, FMIC created a new line of Guild acoustic guitars called the GAD-series, which stood for "Guild Acoustic Design." As with the other import lines, these guitars were based on past and present Guild acoustic guitar designs, but were built in China.