Have you ever watched a musician singing and playing guitar and wished that you could do the same? Perhaps he or she was playing your favorite song - and making it look so easy! Could you accompany yourself with a guitar? The answer is probably yes! The guitar is a lot easier to play than many people think. The basics are easy to understand. The guitarist uses his left hand to hold down the notes while his right hand plucks or strums the strings. (Many left-handed players prefer to reverse this by using a left-handed guitar.) Chords are created when certain combinations of notes are played at the same time.
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