By: Addison Minor
A guitar is one of the most popular musical instruments. It is used as a solo instrument or a accompany classic, folk, country, rock, jazz, flamenco, and a variety of other kinds of guitars exists, but all guitars are stringed instruments with a neck.
Electric guitar, is a fretted stringed instrument , played wit a pick and amplified electrically. There are two kinds: the solid-body and the acoustic.
In excavations in Egypt, guitars- shaped lutes have been found that date from 4th-8th centuries. Late in the century in Spain, a new guitar model with five strings was added. Experimentation in the 1920s led to the development of the electric guitar.
Famous modern guitarists include Muddy Waters, Chuck Berry, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Carlos Santana, Jimmy Page, Jeff Beck, and many others. They played all kinds of music including jazz, country, blues, an rock.
Types of guitars
There are a lot of kinds of guitars ,but all of them play a different sound. There is an Electric guitar that is very popular and some people use that for rock music. A regular guitar is for all kinds of music. there are so many guitars in this world that there is probably more than people think.