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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-16-2001, 02:59 AM Thread Starter
 
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what is a baritone guitar - Baritone guitat ?

I have heard the term before but what is it and what is the guitars main purpose? Is there a distinctive sound to it please explain
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-16-2001, 01:43 PM
 
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what is a baritone guitar

Iīm no expert when it comes to baritones, but I think it has a longer neck that has two extra frets so that the normal tuning on the guitar is actually D-G-C-F-A-D instead of E-A-D-G-B-E,
Somebody correct me if Iīm wrong, but
with a baritone you donīt have to have so thick strings and the guitars playability stays the same, and you can still play those high notes...
but Iīm sure someone can explain it a little better...
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