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Classical Guitar players, help!

I changed my classical guitar strings today. My low A string buzzes loudly when I play it open string! It sounds terrible :(
and I have a concert on saturday! It's not contacting any other strings so that's not the cause of the buzzing... (my nut is raised with a few thin pieces of cardboard). Any help?

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I'm not a classical guitar player, but when you change strings, you release all the pressure on the neck of the guitar which can cause it to warp out of shape. Tune the guitar a little sharp and it may bring the neck back, which may cause the buzzing to stop. I had to loosen all the strings on my 12 string to fix a loose input jack but on it. When I tuned it back, some strings buzzed like you were saying. Just try playing some songs and tune your guitar after each one. This worked for me.

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I'm a classical guitarist:).how did you tie it to the bridge?

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Ok look at the 5th picture. See the little piece of string that's hanging out? Try picking it up and play the string.
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That's what always happens to me. My string kept vibrating against the guitar.
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yeah i cut it off... it's still buzzing... the string probably needs to be played a bit... thanks for your help! :)
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Ok, and sorry I'm useless. Bye and good luck at your concert :)
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thanks a lot, and you're not useless! you were awesome!
thanks again for your help :)
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It could be because they are new strings and they just need to be stretched out or it could be that they are not tight enough so they are buzzing on the frets

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thanks yeah maybe they need to be stretched
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The neck could be a bit bent... Theres a skrew u can turn that will straiten the neck... Take it to a music shop.

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thanks! i took it to a music shop and it stopped buzzing :)
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