AEAC# - Cigar Box Open A

Description

Standard Open A tuning for the Cigar Box Guitar. The cigar box guitar is a primitive chordophone whose resonator is a discarded cigar box. Because the instrument is homemade there is no standard for dimensions string types or construction techniques.

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AEAC# Guitar Tuner

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A

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E

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A

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C#

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C#

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Bob Dylan blowin in the wind

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Videos for AEAC# on

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Tuned AEAC# 36,26,16&10 gauge strings.

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Weird Sounding Blues Using "Open A" Tuni...

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Cigar Box Guitar  (from Belarus)
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A-E-A-C# Boss RC-30 Roland Micro Cube my page - https://vk.com/public52067133.

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Tuning Map

  • Fret
  • S6
  • S5
  • S4
  • S3
  • S2
  • S1
  • -7
  • A
  • D
  • G
  • C
  • E
  • A
  • -6
  • A#
  • D#
  • G#
  • C#
  • F
  • A#
  • -5
  • B
  • E
  • A
  • D
  • F#
  • B
  • -4
  • C
  • F
  • A#
  • D#
  • G
  • C
  • -3
  • C#
  • F#
  • B
  • E
  • G#
  • C#
  • -2
  • D
  • G
  • C
  • F
  • A
  • D
  • -1
  • D#
  • G#
  • C#
  • F#
  • A#
  • D#
  • 0
  • E
  • A
  • D
  • G
  • B
  • E
  • 1
  • F
  • A#
  • D#
  • G#
  • C
  • F
  • 2
  • F#
  • B
  • E
  • A
  • C#
  • F#
  • 3
  • G
  • C
  • F
  • A#
  • D
  • G
  • 4
  • G#
  • C#
  • F#
  • B
  • D#
  • G#
  • 5
  • A
  • D
  • G
  • C
  • E
  • A
  • 6
  • A#
  • D#
  • G#
  • C#
  • F
  • A#
  • 7
  • B
  • E
  • A
  • D
  • F#
  • B
  • 7
  • 7