Facts about The Guitar
By favorite instrument to play,to be fair I only play two instruments. The Modern Guitar has brought some of the best songs, movie themes in this last few decades. Here some intriguing facts about it.
-The ancestor of the modern guitar can be traced back to ancient Central Asia and India.
-The first sign guitar in ancient writings is the one, the romans brought to hispania.
-In Ancient Times, the stringed instrument was called many things such as the following, cithara, qitare, gitarre, guitare, guittarra.
-Guitars are constructed and repaired by Luthiers.
-There are left handed guitars and right handed ones, there is a change to the string order.
-Many of the worlds most popular modern guitarists were left handed, Jimi Hendrix, Kurt Cobain, Paul McCartney.
-Acoustic Guitars are made out of nylon strings.
-Electric Guitars emit string vibrations that are then turned into electrical signals making the sound.
-Baroque Guitars are used as rhythm instruments.