There are some parents who try to force their children to play certain instruments. Most of the time, children are not that much appreciated in playing instruments but probably because of the appearance of some games like Guitar Hero, kids become interested in playing the guitar. A lot of people know though that you cannot just use a bass guitar immediately. In order to learn well, one would first need to use an acoustic guitar. Once the person knows more about it that is the time when the bass guitar can already be used. The whole process of using the acoustic guitar may be boring for some kids; you may want to make it sound better by using the yamaha thr5a acoustic guitar amp. It is likely that kids will appreciate it more this way.