How to Strum a Guitar

When we think of “classical guitar”, strumming may not be the first thing that comes to mind.  Strumming is often associated with folk idioms.

But strumming has been a mainstay of guitar technique since before guitars were even invented.  We find strumming in just about every style and period of music.

So even though we (may or) may not strum chords and sing pop tunes, strumming is a valid and useful guitar technique.  Below you’ll tips on how to use this versatile musical tool well.