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Six-string alto guitar

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Six-string alto guitar

The six-string alto guitar or G Guitar is a smaller version of the classical guitar, designed to be fitted with lighter strings and tuned a perfect fifth higher, to B-E-A-D-F♯/G♭-B.

The alto guitar is a transposing instrument, in the key of G.

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  • Alto guitar tuning and strings.


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