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US20140260916 ELECTRONIC PERCUSSION DEVICE FOR DETERMINING SEPARATE RIGHT AND LEFT HAND ACTIONS  
A percussion electronic device allows a percussionist to learn, through electronic feedback, the correct playing of the right or left hand. The percussion device could be struck by the percussion...
US20140298975 Puppetmaster Hands-Free Controlled Music System  
A system for using body motion capture for musical performances. A motion detection camera captures a series of body movements which are assigned to begin one of more songs, to activate musical...
US20120118128 AUTOMATIC ANALYSIS AND PERFORMANCE OF MUSIC  
Methods for automatically analyzing and/or performing music are described. One embodiment concerns a method for assigning chords to a musical score indicative of a sequence of time segments, each...
US20080110323 Interactive composition palette  
A system for providing an audio and visual music composition including a composition server accessible to at least one user via a communications network, at least one instrument database...
US20120297959 System and Method for Applying a Chain of Effects to a Musical Composition  
A method for applying audio effects to one or more tracks off musical compilation is disclosed. The method comprises identifying a first virtual musician to be associated with a first instrument...
US20080223201 Acoustic-effect assignment controlling apparatus and computer readable medium having a computer program for controlling assignment of acoustic effects  
When it is determined that Insertion Effect Block 20n for adding the same acoustic effect is found, CPU 13 assigns the Insertion Effect Block 20n for adding the same acoustic effect to a tone...
US20130118338 SIMULATED PERCUSSION INSTRUMENT  
Embodiments of an electronic instrument simulating a percussion instrument using capacitive touch sensitive sensors are described herein. Embodiments described comprise an art layer, a sensor...
US20140123838 AUDIO EFFECTS CONTROLLER FOR MUSICIANS  
This invention introduces several methods, apparatus, and systems for controlling musician audio effects or musical instruments wirelessly from the performer's footwear. In one embodiment, the...
US20130233156 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR DOWNLOADING EFFECTS TO AN EFFECTS UNIT  
Various embodiments relate to a systems and methods for downloading one or more effects to an effects unit. One or more effects may be received on an effects unit. Audio signals for the one or...
US20080163746 ELECTRONIC MUSICAL INSTRUMENT AND STORAGE MEDIUM  
Audio player, having many items of music content stored therein and having at least a function for reproducing any one of the items of music content stored therein, is instructed to select and...
US20120186418 System for Automatically Adjusting Sound Effects and Method Thereof  
A system for automatically adjusting sound effects and a method thereof. The system includes a communication module, a playing module, an input module for receiving a choice among a plurality of...
US20090178546 EFFECT SETTING DEVICE SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
A first control may be for setting a patch including one or more types of effects to be provided by circuitry to an inputted music signal, the patch associated with multiple candidate keywords to...
US20090183625 Effects Control Apparatus And Method  
The invention relates to a method and apparatus for digitally controlling analogue effect devices for musical instruments. The invention comprises an analogue effects device controlled by digital...
US20090013856 ELECTRONIC ASSISTANT SYSTEM FOR LESSON IN MUSIC AND MUSICAL INSTRUMENT EQUIPPED WITH THE SAME  
While a player is fingering a music tune on a piano, an electronic assistant system monitors the keys to see whether or not the player starts to produce tones through a particular playing...
US20150013531 SELECTING AUDIO SAMPLES OF VARYING VELOCITY LEVEL  
Systems and methods for selecting audio samples in response to musical stimuli are provided. In some embodiments, an audio sample can be selected based on the excitation state of an instrument. A...
US20100175539 AUTOMATIC ANALYSIS AND PERFORMANCE OF MUSIC  
Methods for automatically analyzing and/or performing music are described. One embodiment concerns a method for assigning chords to a musical score indicative of a sequence of time segments, each...
US20130263721 SOUND MANIPULATOR  
A sound manipulator comprising a touch sensitive sensor detecting finger tapings and multiplying them electronically on simultaneously produced sound, such that touches and releases affect sound...
US20130239786 TOUCH SENSING DEVICE, TOUCH SENSING UNIT, STORAGE MEDIUM AND TOUCH SENSING METHOD  
A first contact and a second contact are provided at each of a plurality of keys, and are successively closed in accordance with a key press operation. On the basis of respective closed sense...
US20140090547 MODULAR WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORK FOR MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS AND USER INTERFACES FOR USE THEREWITH  
A wireless sensor network for musical instruments is provided that will allow a musician to communicate natural performance gestures (orientation, pressure, tilt, etc) to a computer. User...
US20070137466 Sound synthesis by combining a slowly varying underlying spectrum, pitch and loudness with quicker varying spectral, pitch and loudness fluctuations  
The present synthesizer generates an underlying spectrum, pitch and loudness for a sound to be synthesized, and then combines the underlying spectrum, pitch and loudness with stored Spectral,...
US20100269670 Foot-Operated Audio Effects Device  
A foot-operated audio effects device (10) receives, stores and operates at least one software audio effect plug-in (86). At least two of the audio effect plug-in (86) may be designed to operate...
US20070137465 Sound synthesis incorporating delay for expression  
The present synthesizer includes functionality for changing over from a current note to the following notes that results in natural and expressive combinations and transitions. The method of the...
US20070084334 RESONANCE GENERATION DEVICE OF ELECTRONIC MUSICAL INSTRUMENT, RESONANCE GENERATION METHOD OF ELECTRONIC MUSICAL INSTRUMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAM, AND COMPUTER READABLE RECORDING MEDIUM  
A resonance generation device of an electronic musical instrument, including: a key depression state detecting means detecting whether a key which is in a specific relation with a played key is...
US20130327200 Piano Keyboard with Key Touch Point Detection  
The present invention relates to an application for an iPad or similar electronic device having a touch screen. It provides a sensor to detect the touch position along the vertical length of a key...
US20090314156 REACTIVE FORCE CONTROL APPARATUS FOR PEDAL OF ELECTRONIC KEYBOARD INSTRUMENT  
Reactive force control apparatus for a pedal comprises: a movement detection section that detects movement of the pedal; a solenoid that produces a reactive force in response to operation of the...
US20130291708 VIRTUAL AUDIO EFFECTS PACKAGE AND CORRESPONDING NETWORK  
A system, method and computer-readable medium incorporating instructions are provided to enable a user to create and to share a digital effects package. The instructions enable user input of a...
US20090019997 INNER FORCE SENSE CONTROLLING APPARATUS, METHOD FOR CONTROLLING INNER FORCE SENSE AND MUSICAL INSTRUMENT USING THE SAME  
An electronic keyboard musical instrument has a load applier, which gives rise to inner force sense equivalent to another musical instrument such as a piano in the player through black keys and...
US20100089225 Pedal Apparatus and Electronic Keyboard Apparatus Having the Same  
An electronic keyboard apparatus capable of changing, with a simple construction, a musical tone control characteristic for each pedal manipulation stroke section. A detection value representing a...
US20130160633 ADVANCED MIDI AND AUDIO PROCESSING SYSTEM AND METHOD  
An advanced MIDI/audio processing system with virtual key-switches. The virtual key-switches are mapped to different musical concepts. As a user presses a key-switch in real time with the playing...
US20120011989 OPERATION DETECTION APPARATUS  
Operation detection apparatus includes a sensor section, and a pad formed of a transparent or translucent material and including at least one hitting portion provided on its surface. The hitting...
US20100236388 ELECTRONIC MUSICAL INSTRUMENT  
A computer portion 70 determines main reaction force RF0 by use of a main reaction force table storing main reaction forces which vary according to the velocity and the depth of a depression of...
US20090235810 TOUCH CONTROL APPARATUS OF ELECTRONIC MUSICAL INSTRUMENT  
In order to detect a state of a key 30, a differential acceleration sensor 38 is provided in addition to a common position sensor 35 and a velocity sensor 36. A reaction force applied by a...
US20140090546 SYSTEM, APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR FOOT-OPERATED EFFECTS  
A foot-operated pedal for programming audio and other effects, including an HMI or Human-Machine Interface that digitally communicates with a CPU, providing the parameters of effects set by the...
US20140020548 ELECTRONIC PERCUSSION DEVICE AND METHOD  
An electronic percussion device includes a drum shell, a drumhead as striking surface, vibration sensors, and a peripheral and a central vibration carrier. The vibration carriers abut against the...
US20140020547 ELECTRONIC PERCUSSION DEVICE AND METHOD  
An electronic percussion device includes a drum shell, a drumhead as striking surface, vibration sensors, and a peripheral and a central vibration carrier. The vibration carriers abut against the...
US20140150630 Wireless Electric Guitar  
An electronics module for an electric guitar is provided. The electronics module includes a processor, a plurality of controls, an antenna, and a computer-readable medium. The processor receives...
US20140083281 Multi-Touch Piano Keyboard  
A musical keyboard touch sensor pad having a plurality of integrated sensors disposed in an array is disclosed. The plurality of integrated sensors represents a keyboard key. A processor is...
US20150154948 PROGRAMMABLE MUSICAL INSTRUMENT PEDALBOARD  
In one embodiment, a programmable pedalboard for a musical instrument is provided. The pedalboard includes a docking station for receiving a removable portable computer that provides a plurality...
US20130327201 PROGRAMMABLE MUSICAL INSTRUMENT PEDALBOARD  
In one embodiment, a programmable pedalboard for a musical instrument is provided. The pedalboard includes a docking station for receiving a removable portable computer that provides a plurality...
US20150090101 CONTROL INFORMATION GENERATING APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PERCUSSION INSTRUMENT  
Provided is a sound source control information generating apparatus, adapted for performing slapping techniques. According to the present invention, information based on an output value of a first...
US20150179158 Accelerometer and Gyroscope Controlled Tone Effects for Use With Electric instruments  
A movement actuated tone effects system is provided for manipulating the electrical signal of an electric instrument by moving the electrical instrument in relation to a set of reference axes. A...
US20140311322 DIGITAL CONTROL OF THE SOUND EFFECTS OF A MUSICAL INSTRUMENT  
The object of the present invention concerns a control device (100) for a generation module (GM) of sound effects (EFA, EFB) of a musical instrument (MI), such device comprising computer software...
US20100307322 METHOD FOR SYNTHESIZING TONE SIGNAL AND TONE SIGNAL GENERATING SYSTEM  
An electronic piano includes a tone signal synthesizing system implemented by software, keys and key sensors monitoring the keys and reporting the key positions to the tone signal synthesizing...
US20130112066 COMPUTER-READABLE STORAGE MEDIUM HAVING INFORMATION PROCESSING PROGRAM STORED THEREIN, INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM, AND INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD  
An information processing program executed by a computer of an information processing apparatus that performs processing based on an input from an input device including an acceleration sensor and...
US20170124997 ELECTRONIC MUSICAL INSTRUMENT SYSTEM AND EFFECTS MODULE FOR SUCH A MUSICAL INSTRUMENT SYSTEM  
The invention relates to an electronic musical instrument system (1) for influencing the sound of an electric musical instrument having a housing (2) that has signal ports (14, 18) and a power...
US20170047055 Electronic Instrument and Method for Using Same  
An electronic instrument comprising an elongated member, comprising a plurality of detectors aligned in the elongated member, each detector for detecting a finger-sized object in the vicinity...
US20170047053 SOUND PROVIDING METHOD AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE FOR PERFORMING THE SAME  
An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a display; a memory for storing at least one audio signal; a communication circuit configured to establish wireless communication...
US20160314772 EFFECT PEDAL  
A system for handling effect pedals is provided. The present invention is achieved by a remote control unit operable by a guitarist. The system comprises a remote control unit used by a guitarist...
US20160284331 METHOD AND DEVICE USING LOW INDUCTANCE COIL IN AN ELECTRICAL PICKUP  
A pickup device for an electric instrument may include at least one permanent magnet to detect vibrations from the electric instrument's strings. The pickup device may further include at least one...
US20160240178 Universal Effects Carrier  
A universal effects carrier for use with electric instruments that allows for reduced or eliminated signal loss before the electronic signal of the instrument is passed through an effects pedal. A...

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