Strings and Things
The strings form the key interface between you and your guitar. If you’ve never
played a stringed instrument before, it may even feel uncomfortable for a while.
But with the right playing action, your guitar will soon become easier to handle.
This chapter introduces you to some easy solutions for the trials and tribulations
of playing a stringed instrument. It tells you what you need to know to make playing
fun and easy from the beginning, and introduces the many options available to you
among different types of guitar strings. And it will making tuning your guitar easier.