#1 Reason Beginners Quit Guitar

The number one reason for beginners quitting guitar shortly after starting is an improperly set up instrument. The beginner will say that it’s just too hard and this applies to any age beginner. Because of the improper set up the strings will be very far away from the fret board. This takes much more hand strength and effort to execute single notes and chords. When a beginner acquires his or her first guitar it should immediately set up by a qualified tech. This should include (but not limited to: Cleaning the frets and conditioning the fret board, checking all electronics