The guitar is the most popular instrument in the world, and it has been said that it is one of the easiest to pick up and learn, while being one of the most difficult to master.
There are hundreds, if not thousands of different types of guitars. The first instruments resembling the guitar are believed to have originated three-thousand years ago. Since then the guitar has seen many changes and modifications. The first wooden stringed instruments were the guitarra morisca and the guitarra latina. Both of these guitars are early four string versions of the modern acoustic guitar. The guitsrra morisca has rounded back and a wide neck and the guitarra latina has a thin body, both instruments are smaller than the modern day guitar. Today, there are three main classifications of guitar: electric, acoustic, and hollow body. Within these classifications there are numerous variations and styles. There are also lesser known types such as the resonator and lap steel/slide guitar. This article will go over the different types of guitars and will hopefully help you choose the right kind for you.

Acoustic – The acoustic guitar is the most basic type of guitar. Six steel strings strung to a large wooden hollow body. When picked or strummed the strings vibrate the bridge holding the strings which then vibrate the top piece of the guitar, amplifying the sound. Acoustic guitars are constructed from pieces of wood pieced together. Types of wood include maple, spruce, and basswood. The acoustic guitar requires very little hassle, no need for amps, cables, or effects pedals. Even though the guitar uses no amplifier, acoustic guitars can still be fairly loud generating sound from their large wooden hollow body. Acoustic guitars are mainly used for country music, pop, and folk music.

Electric – The electric guitar unlike the acoustic guitar can be plugged into an amplifier and instead of a large hollow body electric guitars are characteristically known for their solid body. The pickups which are magnets wrapped in copper wire transfer the sound of the guitar into an amplifier. The electric guitar offers the player endless amounts of customization. There are thousands of different types of guitar amplifiers each with their own unique features. Additionally, effect pedals can be used modify the sound of the guitar. The first commercially successful electric guitar was developed by Leo Fender. The Stratocaster and Telecaster developed by Leo Fender are still some of the most popular electric guitar models in the world. The electric guitar is excellent for playing loud music with a band or playing with other amplified instruments.

Other types of guitars – Besides the normal electric and acoustic guitars there are many variations. The hollow body or jazz box guitar has the wooden hollow body of the acoustic guitar but also uses pickups which can be used to amplify the sound of the guitar. There are also semi-hollow body guitars, which contain a solid block of wood in the center and hollow sides. These semi-hollow and hollow body guitars are mainly used for jazz music because they provide a nice warm sound, while also having the ability to be amplified.

Today in our current age the idea of the guitar, a piece of wood with strings attached has been experimented and modified in countless different ways, from twelve, and seven string guitars, to self tuning instruments. The important part is to find a guitar that fits your style, something that makes you want to play, whether it be acoustic, electric, or something else. Remember, practicing and learning how to play the guitar are really the key aspects for making music not the hunk of wood in your hands. Playing and learning about the guitar is like a journey and as you spend more time on the instrument you will find out more about its features and uses.



Congratulating  for Aiersi guitar Luthier Mr.Yulong Guo Won the second-place at Festival Internacional de la Guitarra de Granada 2018 Spain. the best  honour in Chinese Guitar  History.

Proudly congratulating Aiersi luthier and technical advisor Mr. Yulong Guo –winner of the second place luthierie prize at the 2018 International Guitar Construction Contest, held in Granada, Spain. The Festival is named in honor of legendary Granada classical and flamenco guitar constructor Antonio Marin Montero, who served as a judge of the many world-class guitars entered into the competition. This is the highest honor ever awarded to Chinese luthierie, and Aiersi is now more than ever on the guitar world’s radar as a provider of superb quality hand-made guitars in the Spanish tradition, representing spectacular value for the money. Aiersi now works with dealers in over 30 countries and provides OEM/ODM production for more than 100 brands in the global market. 

Yulong guo handmade double top guitar models

Antonio Marin



We Sinomusic joining alibaba worldwide March Expo Promotional !

HANGZHOU, China, March 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ —, the world’s leading B2B cross-border online trading platform of Alibaba Group, is presenting an online promotion, the March Expo, from March 5 to March 31, 2018 on its website and mobile app. With over 58,000 suppliers registered as participants for the online event, including some ofChina’s top manufacturers such as SANY Group and China FAW Group, the March Expo aims to help both buyers and suppliers worldwide seek new business opportunities through the online platform.

“March Expo is our annual festival for buyers to discover new products and quality suppliers globally through online channels. We are facilitating companies of all sizes, large and small, to engage in cross-border B2B trading activities in a much more convenient and efficient manner,” said Kuo Zhang, General Manager of

With the focus on enabling companies to engage in cross-border trading online with new products and services,’s March Expo will be providing several limited-time offers for global buyers during the expo, including:

  • Free inspection service for qualifying orders placed via
  • 15% discount on the LCL (Less Than Container Load) logistics service for qualifying orders shipped from China to the U.S.

“Our vision is to provide an end-to-end online platform where SMEs play a major role in cross-border trade and to bring ‘Global Buy, Global Sell‘ to life,” said Zhang, “ March Expo will be the festival for buyers and sellers to discover new ways to connect and new opportunities to grow.”


The first business unit of Alibaba Group, is the leading platform for global B2B trade that aims to make it easy to do business anywhere. Launched in 1999, is engaged in services covering all aspects of trade, including providing suppliers with tools that help reach a global audience for their products and helping buyers discover products, find suppliers and place orders online in a fast and efficient way. It serves millions of buyers and suppliers from over 200 countries and regions around the world.

About SinoMusic  

This time, Sinomusic who belong Aiersi brand and Sinomusk  invited for this promotional ,as chinese key supplier in musical instruments area.   find special items from our alibaba online web

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As chinese No.1 Brand for guitar,bass and ukulele. we also can provide related certificate of original for all customers to save duty .especially for some countries, free duty for all imported goods from China. last month, we provide original certificate for our chile partner who get 0 duty from custom. save big cost indeed. here is certification we provide