It is typically played with both hands by strumming or plucking the strings with either a guitar pick or the finger( s) / fingernails of one hand, while simultaneously fretting ( pressing the strings against the frets) with the fingers of the other hand. The sound of the vibrating strings is projected either acoustically, by.
An electric guitar is a guitar that uses one or more pickups to convert the vibration of its strings into electrical signals. The vibration occurs when a guitar player strums, plucks, fingerpicks, slaps or taps the strings. The pickup generally uses electromagnetic induction to create this signal, which being relatively weak is fed into a guitar amplifier before being sent to the speaker( s.