Chapter 1: Guitar Anatomy

Lesson 1: Introduction to the Anatomy of the Guitar

A free instructional video by StrumSchool.com that introduces the important terms related to the anatomy of the guitar. This video is the starting point for anyone who is looking to buy a guitar or is just starting to learn how to play.

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Lesson 2: The Body of the Guitar

A free instructional video by StrumSchool.com that describes the anatomy of the BODY of the guitar. This video includes definitions of the bridge, saddle, bridge pins, soundhole and pickguard.

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Lesson 3: The Neck of the Guitar

A free instructional video that describes the anatomy of the NECK of the guitar. This page provides details about the fretboard, frets and open strings.

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Lesson 4: The Head of the Guitar

A free instructional video by StrumSchool that focuses on the anatomy of the HEAD of the guitar. In this lesson we define guitar terms terms such as the headstock, nut, tuning posts and tuning pegs.

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Lesson 5: The Strings of the Guitar

A free instructional video by StrumSchool that focuses on the anatomy of the STRINGS of the guitar. In this lesson we describe the systems used and ways to remember the numbers and names of the guitar’s strings.

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Lesson 6: Review of the Anatomy of the Guitar

A free instructional video by StrumSchool that reviews the anatomy of the guitar. In this lesson we define guitar terms terms such as the body, bridge, saddle, neck, fretboard, fret, headstock, nut, tuning posts and tuning pegs.

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Chapter 1: Guitar Anatomy

If you’re new to the guitar, understanding the basic parts of the guitar's anatomy is the best place to start. You'll need to know these terms to both buy a guitar and to be able to follow future lessons. This chapter covers the things that are the same for all guitar -- the body, head, neck & strings. (6 Videos -- 9 Minutes)

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