7 Common Beginner Guitar Player Questions
So those that dive straight in can save themselves time by not making the common mistakes, those that like to do endless research can get all their answers in one place and the ones that never start don’t have any more excuses!
1: Am I too old to learn guitar?
2: Should I begin learning on an acoustic guitar first?
3: How much do I need to practice to learn guitar?
4: How long will it take me to learn to play my first song?
5: Why do my fingers hurt so much?
Practice adjusting the pressure you are using when holding down a string and try and find the right pressure you need to get a good sounding note without killing your fingers.
6: What will I need to buy when learning to play guitar?
Let’s start off with the super obvious, a guitar. Like I said earlier which type of guitar you get is dependent on the sort of music you ultimately want to play. If you start with an electric guitar you will need an amp and a lead to plug your guitar in to the amp, as well as some guitar picks to play it.
This covers the absolute basics but please take a look at this article for a more detailed look: