Encyclopedia > Acoustic guitar

  Article Content

Acoustic guitar

An acoustic guitar is a modern form of guitar descended from the Classical guitar, but generally strung with steel strings for a brighter sound.

One variation on the standard acoustic guitar is the 12-string guitar[?], which sports an additional doubling string for each of the traditional six strings. This guitar was made famous by artists such as Huddie Leadbetter (a.k.a. Leadbelly) and Leo Kottke[?].

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article
List of Presidents of Ireland

... of Ireland Douglas Hyde, 1938-1945 agreed nominee of Fianna Fáil & Fine Gael Sean T. O'Kelly, 1945-1959, Fianna Fáil (also known in Irish as Seán T. Ó ...