At Jimmy Osborne Music, we help guitarists excel as musicians while offering the equipment and accessories that keep their instruments sounding like new. This article features some helpful information on guitar strings and highlights our professional guitar teachers.

How Often Should You Change Your Guitar Strings?

Depending on how often you play your guitar, your playing style, and a few other factors, the recommended time between changing your guitar strings varies. Typically, we recommend swapping out your old guitar strings every two to three months. However, you shouldn’t wait until a guitar string breaks before changing it; the last thing you want is for a guitar string to break during a live performance. At Jimmy Osborne Music, we carry high-quality strings for both acoustic and electric guitars, ensuring you are always prepared.

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Meet Our Guitar Teachers

Matt Bermudez

Matt Bermudez

Matt Bermudez has been playing and teaching in the Long Island music scene for nearly 25 years. A multi-instrumentalist on guitar, bass, and tuba, he is a member of several groups including Chain Reaction, La Sonora, 495 Latin Orchestra, Latinology and Milagro Santana Tribute Band. Matt studies many different styles of music and also works as a theater and session musician and a music arranger.

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Joseph Pierre-Artist

Joseph has been in the music business for over 30 years. As a session guitarist and bassist, Joseph has played, recorded and taught some of the biggest names in the business. He received his BA from Manhattan School of Music and his MA from SUNY Fredonia. Joseph also holds post master degrees from Yale, Berkeley, Eastman, University of Michigan, University of Singapore, and the University of Hong Kong for Science and Technology. He has recently published his guitar method (The Guitar Sensei) both in hardcover and video series.

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