Checking the Neck

I am in hopes that your frets are in fair shape. If they are badly worn, you may want to have them replaced. If you have been experiencing fret buzz and your frets are badly worn, this may be the reason for it and not the action of your guitar.

A quick reference for checking the neck’s alignment with the bridge is to place a carpenter’s square on the frets of the neck and see if it lines up with the bridge (as seen below).

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Sharps, Flats, and Naturals

 Lesson 6

 

Sharps, Flats, and Naturals

We are going to touch on sharps, flats, and naturals. This will only be an explanation of what they are and not a complete explanation of how they are used. We will discuss them in fuller detail in a later lesson.

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Guitar Picks

All guitarists that have very much time in on a guitar (say 2-3 years) have found out what they like and what they don’t. It’s not hard for them because they have pretty much tried it all.

Now for those guitarists that are beginning and intermediate, they are still on the scale teetering as to which they like. For those, and for those who aren’t decided on what they want, let’s explore the world of picks and get to picking.

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