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by john p
March 2nd, 2014, 4:30 pm
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Acoustic or electric guitar for a beginner?
Replies: 13
Views: 5317

Re: Acoustic or electric guitar for a beginner?

Thanks to each of you for sharing your thoughts. Being totally new at this, all of your input is meaningful and appreciated.

I have just taken my second lesson using a new Yamaha FS720S, hoping that choice will be okay.

John p
by john p
February 7th, 2014, 2:34 pm
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Acoustic or electric guitar for a beginner?
Replies: 13
Views: 5317

Re: Acoustic or electric guitar for a beginner?

Thanks a lot for your suggestion. The acoustic route is the way I'll go.
by john p
February 6th, 2014, 9:27 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Acoustic or electric guitar for a beginner?
Replies: 13
Views: 5317

Acoustic or electric guitar for a beginner?

I assumed that I would attempt to learn to play guitar on an acoustic, and I ordered such (Yamaha FG700S); however, a very low end electric guitar was just today received. The seller will take it back. In the meantime I've been told that it will be easier to learn on such an electric guitar than on ...
by john p
January 30th, 2014, 3:25 pm
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: Beginner guitar
Replies: 7
Views: 2751

Re: Beginner guitar

Thanks a lot for your response and advice, Nuno. Without input from you and others I could really make a big mistake, so big I'm afraid I might just give up on learning right near the start. Oh, I still might make a mistake, but it won't be a big one, I feel.

Again, thanks.

John
by john p
January 30th, 2014, 12:49 pm
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: Beginner guitar
Replies: 7
Views: 2751

Re: Beginner guitar

:) Thanks for your help!
by john p
January 29th, 2014, 7:24 am
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: Beginner guitar
Replies: 7
Views: 2751

Beginner guitar

I'm a 70 year old man interested in learning the guitar. Preferring a modest investment in a user friendly acoustic learning guitar, I have narrowed my interest down to either the Saegull Slim Cedar Dreadnought S6 or the less expensive Yamaha FG700S Folk Acoustic. I would really appreciate some thou...