Updated November 2, 2017: We’ve gone over this article to make sure it’s still up-to-date and relevant (which it is!) If you’re looking at this guitar, you might also want to read about another new, similar guitar from Epiphone, the SL1. The Les Paul Junior is an excellent full-sized beginner guitar for kids ages 11+.
As you probably know Yamaha makes lots of different types of instruments, they have been making guitars for over 70 years, so they have had lots of time to perfect their craft. One of their most popular models is the Yamaha CGS 103II; it is a great instrument if you are looking for a 3/4
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The Bullet Strat is a good choice if you are looking for an affordable and practical model that is a perfect first guitar for teens and kids ages 12 and up. It is a full sized guitar by Fender’s budget brand Squier that has the classic Stratocaster styling of a ‘real Fender’ but without the
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