The Basic of the Baritone Guitar

How to Tune a Baritone Guitar

The Baritone guitar is tuned like a standard guitar, but a 4th lower. The pictures below should help you understand how to tune each string…

And here’s how it looks on paper.

Baritone Famous Songs

This is a list of SOME of the songs where a Baritone guitar has been used. Honestly this list could become stupidly long.. so I’m just writing a few… If you have better suggestions, please email me!

Sara Evans

Suds In The Bucket

Hellecasters Theme
Desert Rose Band

Desert Rose
Aaron Tippin

The Sound Of Your Goodbye
Brad Paisley

Whiskey Lullaby
Dwight Yoakam

Buenas Noches From A Lonely Room (She Wore Red Dresses)
Glen Campbell

Wichita Lineman
Alan Jackson

Life Keeps Bringin’ Me Down

What strings shall I buy?

I believe D’Addario, Elixir, Ernie Ball and others offer Baritone guitar strings. You can probably keep using the same brand you use for standard guitar, just ask for a Baritone set.