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Rubins Guitars Are Great

Updated on May 15, 2016

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I am very pleased with the guitar and the price. The guitar is very attractive and shines.The price is very reasonable. I do not think I could buy a better quality guitar for this price. Just because the Classical is not from Spain does not mean the quality is less. Sound is number one in getting a new guitar. We are getting some fine quality guitars from other countries. China guitars are no longer guitars we need to run away from.

The Rubin's guitar has great possibilities for new students. The guitar has a solid cedar top and dark mahogany sides and back.The guitar is all solid wood and made by apprentice Luther's. The sound is awesome for this price. The guitar was put together in Beijing China. These are not factory made guitars. The guitar is very attractive.15 or 20 years ago I would have not bought one from China. I have to admit I felt the same thing when guitars started coming from Japan. Japanese guitars are fairly well built.

The Rubins Classical Guitar, has great playing ease, the action is perfect. The intonation is good. I would buy one for starting out on my classical journey. You may want to keep this guitar as your intermediate and forever. Check out: RubinsGuitars@Yahoo.com

Things To Know

1. Take your time

2. Find the right feel the neck should not feel like a club

3. Test out several guitars

4. Go during the week days, if you can when less crowded

5. Take a photo with your phone and come home and research on the computer

7. Buy on line and you will save money

Rubins Classical

A guitar by Rubins guitar.very good guitar for beginners. or intermediate players.
A guitar by Rubins guitar.very good guitar for beginners. or intermediate players. | Source
Head Stock from Rubins guitar showing Gold tuning keys.
Head Stock from Rubins guitar showing Gold tuning keys. | Source

Classical Guitars


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When Buying Your Classical Guitar

Going to the music store is fun and interesting. If you are buying your first guitar take your time. You should try out several guitars. You will need to know whether you want to play fingerstyle or classical. If you can already play the guitar make sure you play your favorite song. If you do not know how to play I would bring one of my guitar friends that can help pick out a reasonable priced guitar. Most music stores have a room where you can try out a guitar and really hear it. I like to play chords, single notes and fingerpick.

Another thing you could do is find a Classical guitar dealer because they will probably have more models to choose from than regular music stores. We need to remember to that guitars of the same model can have a different sound. People seem to think because its the same model such as Cordoba 3 they sound the same. This simply is not true. You might want to write down what the first guitar you played sounded like. If you can not play the guitar listen to your friend or the clerk and rate the guitar. I suggest writing it down because if you're like me you will not remember each guitar. Most classical guitars that come from Spain have cedar tops, but spruce sounds good . It is basically up to you to decide. I prefer cedar it has that warmth that I really like. Spruce wood gives the guitar clarity. It just depends on what you are looking for in your sound.

Guitar List

Good Entry Level Guitars


1. Rubins $300.00

2.Yamaha 150. 162

3.Cordoba good sound, under $300.00

4, Takamine G128S sells for $250

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    stella vadakin 2 years ago from 3460NW 50 St Bell, Fl32619

    Nell Rose, Thanks for reading and glad your son can play. It is a great way to relax and have a great time.

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    Nell Rose 2 years ago from England

    Hi, my son would love this, he actually picked up a guitar and after a few twangs started to play! turned out he had a natural gift! lol! which totally annoyed his friend who was taking lessons! voted up!

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    stella vadakin 2 years ago from 3460NW 50 St Bell, Fl32619

    mary615, I love bluegrass and go to most of the shows here in Fl. I also play Bluegrass and love Tommy Flint style.

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    stella vadakin 2 years ago from 3460NW 50 St Bell, Fl32619

    mary615, I love bluegrass and go to most of the shows here in Fl. I also play Bluegrass and love Tommy Flint style.

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    Mary Hyatt 2 years ago from Florida

    Yes, my daughter plays everything, too! Her favorite is "blue grass", though.

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    stella vadakin 2 years ago from 3460NW 50 St Bell, Fl32619

    Faith Reaper, Thanks for stopping by and reading this hub. I hope it is useful in helping people who want to play classical and can't pay those thousands of dollars.

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    stella vadakin 2 years ago from 3460NW 50 St Bell, Fl32619

    Thank you Mary for stopping by and reading. Does your daughter play classical? I like everything.

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    Mary Hyatt 2 years ago from Florida

    I enjoyed your video. I do not play guitar. I wish I did. I will pass this hub along on my Facebook page for my daughter who does play guitar.

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    Faith Reaper 2 years ago from southern USA

    Wonderful hub and very useful in learning of this kind of guitar. I loved your video and you certainly know how to play the guitar beautifully. I loved listening to you play. Your hubs are great educational tools. Up ++++ tweeting, pinning, G+ and sharing

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    stella vadakin 2 years ago from 3460NW 50 St Bell, Fl32619

    Your very welcome.

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    Frank Atanacio 2 years ago from Shelton

    thank you.. I actually learned something new..:) Frank