Finding the Right Instrument for Guitar Students
With so many guitars on the market, it can be overwhelming to find the right one for your kid. We’re here to consult with you and guide you into making the best informed decision.
Book a lesson consult to get fitted or ask your teacher which size is best for you to be comfortable in and grow into.
Why is it Important to have a Proper Fitting Guitar?
It is important that practicality is taken into account when choosing a guitar. You want the guitar to be able to sit comfortably on your child’s lap without slipping or falling. It is also good to note how the right arm lays over the guitar. This way you can ensure that there is no difficulty in reaching the strings.
What Size Acoustic Guitar is Right for Me?
Guitar sizes are generally fitted by age and height. The ½ size guitar is a perfect starter guitar in fun colours for very young children aged 4-8.
The ¾ size guitar is slightly larger and great for for kids aged 9-11.
The folk guitar is a full-sized acoustic guitar with a shallower body. It's easier to play for smaller-framed adults and older children.
The full size acoustic guitar is well suited for adults and most teens.
Picking a Guitar for a Different Style
Should I Rent or Should I Buy?
Sometimes buying a guitar might not be the best option right away. Not sure if you’re ready to rent or buy?