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A guitar is a popular musical instrument that makes sound by the
playing of its (typically) six strings with the sound bei...
DIFFERENT TYPES OF GUITARS

TWO MAIN
TYPES OF
GUITARS
Electric
Guitar

Acoustic
Guitar
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ACOUSTIC GUITAR
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Classical Guitars
• strings are made from nylon and they have a wider
neck
• sound generated is warm and gentle

Steel Gui...
Bass Guitar
• strings of bass guitars are thick and long
• number of strings in it can vary between
4 to 6

Resonator Guit...
ELECTRIC GUITARS
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Solid Body Electric Guitars
• rely on pickups, amplifiers and speakers to produce sound
• ensure that the sound reproduced...
Full Hollowbody Electric Guitars
• made of several sheets of wood pasted
together, but are completely hollow
• often playe...
Gibson Fender
Yamaha ESP
Ibanez Martin
Paul Reed Smith (PRS) Guitars Ernie Ball
Music Man
B.C. Rich Gretsch
Jackson Peavey...
Warwick Charvel
Larrivée Guild Guitars
Takamine Taylor
Samick/ Greg Bennett Line 6
Seagull Avalon
Kramer Ovation
Alvarez O...
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  1. 1. 1 Marlouise C. Pachorro
  2. 2. A guitar is a popular musical instrument that makes sound by the playing of its (typically) six strings with the sound being projected either acoustically or through electrical amplification ©Wikipedia Marlouise C. Pachorro 2
  3. 3. DIFFERENT TYPES OF GUITARS TWO MAIN TYPES OF GUITARS Electric Guitar Acoustic Guitar Marlouise C. Pachorro 3
  4. 4. ACOUSTIC GUITAR 4 Marlouise C. Pachorro
  5. 5. Classical Guitars • strings are made from nylon and they have a wider neck • sound generated is warm and gentle Steel Guitars • Lap steel guitar and pedal steel guitar are its two main varieties Twelve String Guitar • Made up of 12 strings • the arrangement of the strings produces a semi-chorus effect while playing ©http://www.buzzle.com/articles/different-types-of-guita Marlouise C. Pachorro 5
  6. 6. Bass Guitar • strings of bass guitars are thick and long • number of strings in it can vary between 4 to 6 Resonator Guitar • also called resophonic guitars • made up of metal instead of wood ©http://www.buzzle.com/articles/different-types-of-guitars.html Marlouise C. Pachorro 6
  7. 7. ELECTRIC GUITARS 7 Marlouise C. Pachorro
  8. 8. Solid Body Electric Guitars • rely on pickups, amplifiers and speakers to produce sound • ensure that the sound reproduced is of the string vibration only, leading to a cleaner sound reproduction Chambered Body Electric Guitars • made of solid wood but have a few chambers in them that are hollowed out • may also be used to achieve a sound that is a slight mix of an acoustic and electric guitar Semi Acoustic Electric Guitars • they sound and play as loud as acoustic guitars • they have a pickup that can be used to amplify sound and add effects as and when required ©http://www.buzzle.com/articles/different-types-of-guitars.htm Marlouise C. Pachorro 8
  9. 9. Full Hollowbody Electric Guitars • made of several sheets of wood pasted together, but are completely hollow • often played unplugged in enclosed areas Electric Acoustic Guitars • actually acoustic guitars that have been fitted with a pickup or a mic (usually inside the body) to amplify the body vibrations produced ©http://www.buzzle.com/articles/different-types-of-guitars.html Marlouise C. Pachorro 9
  10. 10. Gibson Fender Yamaha ESP Ibanez Martin Paul Reed Smith (PRS) Guitars Ernie Ball Music Man B.C. Rich Gretsch Jackson Peavey Carvin Epiphone Hamer Squier Marlouise C. Pachorro 10
  11. 11. Warwick Charvel Larrivée Guild Guitars Takamine Taylor Samick/ Greg Bennett Line 6 Seagull Avalon Kramer Ovation Alvarez Oscar Schmidt Dean Guitars Tacoma ©http://www.buzzle.com/articles/different-types-of-guitars.html Marlouise C. Pachorro 11
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