In this lesson I'll teach you the basic things you need to know to make sure you always take care of your guitar, which will allow it to work for years to come and, like wine, get better the older it gets.
"Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me."
- Carol Burnett
Knowing how to change the strings on your guitar is a definite must-have skill. You cannot rely on someone else to change the strings for you, as they can break at any time, and you can't rely on a guitar tech to come to your house...
"Chemistry is the melodies you can play on vibrating strings."
- Michio Kaku
There are multiple kinds of strings out there. Out of the hundreds of types, there are some types that can suit your style and instrument the best, and among those, there are a couple that you might like.
“Reality is a sound, you have to tune in to it not just keep yelling.”
- Anne Carson
Like any other instrument, we have to make sure that it sounds as it’s supposed to sound. For the guitar, that means that each string must be tuned to a specific note, or else our playing will sound like crap.