[linux-audio-user] in tune - stupid thread [WAS: Tuning Program or wav files?]

Rick Taylor RickTaylor at Speakeasy.Net
Sun Dec 19 06:55:39 EST 2004

On Sunday 19 December 2004 10:55 am, Russell Hanaghan wrote:
> Fact is, it is impossible to tune an acoustic guitar
> "perfectly"...Invariably, when you have it tuned so an open G chord
> sounds spot on, an open A or even C will be a tad off. And the same
> applies to the inverse of course.  This all due to a general lack of
> adjustment for intonation on acoustic axes. But to the untuned ear
> (which I agree in sort...should be the final judge of how your axe is
> "tuned" ) this is not really noticeble.

In other words... a properly tuned guitar should sound like the guitarist 
wants it to sound?


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