Buying Guide for Children’s Acoustic Guitars

Acoustic guitars are a popular choice as a beginner instrument for children usually because people perceive them to be easier to play and cheaper than electric guitars. Although an acoustic is generally cheaper than an electric (you don’t need to get an amp or a cable), it’s also a bit more difficult for children to … Read moreBuying Guide for Children’s Acoustic Guitars

Yamaha APXT2 3/4-Size Acoustic-Electric Guitar

PROS: 3/4 size makes it a good size for kids 8-11 or so Great sound either plugged or unplugged Comes with a built in tuner (great for beginners) Has a unique cutaway design that you don’t find on a lot of kids guitars Very good quality SUMMARY: APXT2 is a 3/4 size version of the … Read moreYamaha APXT2 3/4-Size Acoustic-Electric Guitar

The Best Beginner Classical Guitar for a Child

A classical guitar is an acoustic guitar with nylon strings; they are sometimes called Spanish style. They are often recommended as a starter instrument for children because of the small sizes available and the strings are easier on kid’s fingers than the steel strings of an acoustic. The harsh strings of an acoustic can be … Read moreThe Best Beginner Classical Guitar for a Child

Martin LX1 Little Martin Review

The Martin LX1 is a gorgeous 3/4 size acoustic guitar that would be a great starter instrument for young kids who are between ages 7 to 10 and who are taking lessons.  The other model that is comparable to the LX1 is Taylor Guitar Baby Taylor model. The LX1 is part of the Little Martin LX … Read moreMartin LX1 Little Martin Review