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Offline Wayne Moulding

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3/4 guitar
« on: September 02, 2018, 05:11:20 pm »
I work abroad so travel a lot so bought a 3/4 guitar to learn on as I can fit it in aeroplane overhead lockers.
I bought Justin guitar learner course and song book which I’m enjoying only over a week into the course and I’ve learned 2 songs that I can play badly.
I’ve tried to learn a new song hound dog. The book says capo 3rd fret but the guitar doesn’t sound right is the capo position on a 3/4 guitar the same as a full size guitar or would you use a different fret for the capo on a 3/4.


Offline hilts17

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Re: 3/4 guitar
« Reply #1 on: September 02, 2018, 05:49:41 pm »
I don't know anything about 3/4 guitars but I would think the capo position wouldn't change from a full size. Did you ensure your guitar is tuned properly?
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Re: 3/4 guitar
« Reply #2 on: September 02, 2018, 05:55:44 pm »
Some smaller sized guitars may be tuned higher. like G to G instead of E to E. Most of them probably aren't, however.
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Re: 3/4 guitar
« Reply #3 on: September 03, 2018, 01:23:07 pm »
Guitar is tuned maybe its just me but notes dont sound as in video as long as I know i'm playing on the right fret i'll keep plugging away. Maybe the sound difference is because its a 3/4 and not full size as is being played in video thanks for help.


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