FREE ONLINE LESSON #1
1) the first string on a guitar, or any stringed instrument, is the string furthest from your face while holding and playing the instrument – the (thinnest, smallest, skinny, little E) is the the first string on the guitar.
This may be very confusing because EVERYONE refers to a guitar’s tuning as E,A,D,G,B,E which is naming the strings sixth thru first, which is very confusing to the beginning player.
“Big Bottom Low E 6th – E
5th – A
4th – D
3rd – G
2nd – B
Small little skinny thin high E 1st – E