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US20130276622 Positioning Of An Electronic Transducer On The Bass Bar Of The Violin Family Of Acoustical Instruments  
In the violin family of acoustical instruments an electrical transducer designed to convert vibration into an electrical signal is to be mounted on the bass bar of such instruments. The electrical...
US20100218665 Sensor for an acoustic instrument  
A sensor for detecting vibrations in a soundboard of an acoustic instrument, such as an acoustic guitar. The sensor includes a brace means mounted to the soundboard of the acoustic instrument. The...
US20120090449 ACOUSTIC AND ELECTRIC COMBINED STRINGED INSTRUMENT OF VIOLIN GROUP  
Disclosed is an acoustic and electric combined stringed instrument of a violin group. The stringed instrument includes a soundboard including upper and lower panels arranged with an interval...
US20100307324 PICKUP UNIT OF ELECTRIC STRINGED INSTRUMENT  
A pickup unit of an electric stringed instrument is constituted of a vibrator supporting strings, a support which is installed inside the recess of a lower bridge so as to support the vibrator,...
US20140096668 PICKUP AND SUSTAINER FOR STRINGED INSTRUMENTS  
A bridge pickup for stringed musical instruments is described that incorporates piezoelectric pickups and an integrated magnetic sustain system.
US20120285315 STRING MUSIC INSTRUMENT AND SOUND BOARD  
A musical instrument having strings and a soundboard, wherein the soundboard is excited by the strings by a transducer and is associated with differential stiffening mechanism defining at least...
US20140260922 MATRIX TRANSDUCTION SYSTEM  
An ultrasonic oscillation frequency power amplification circuit is disclosed herein having improved power and frequency receiver characteristics. The power circuit is characterized by having...
US20080173165 Stringed Musical Instrument with Enhanced Musical Sound  
A stringed musical instrument having an enhanced musical sound, the instrument including one or more capture devices, e.g., a piezo-electric transducer, communicable with at least one structural...
US20150228263 PIEZOELECTRIC PICKUP AND CELL FOR STRINGED INSTRUMENTS  
In a first aspect hereof the present invention provides an improved piezoelectric pickup which, generally, comprises a folded planar plastic piezoelectric sandwich electrically connected to a...
US20060042455 Piezoelectric transducer for stringed musical instruments  
The invention is directed at a piezoelectric transducer for a stringed musical instrument which reproduces the real acoustic tonal qualities and resonances of an acoustic instrument. Also, due to...
US20120036983 PROGRAMMABLE PICKUP DIRECTOR SWITCHING SYSTEM AND METHOD OF USE  
A programmable pickup director switching system for a musical instrument having a plurality of pickup coils and a pickup director control board communicatively interconnected to the plurality of...
US20120103171 Bridge for a Stringed Musical Instrument  
The present invention provides a bridge for a stringed instrument with improved structure design which allows the bridge to be made of light-weight acoustically resonant material. The bridge...
US20140196594 ELECTRIC STRINGED MUSICAL INSTRUMENT AND METHOD OF DESIGNING THE SAME  
An electric stringed musical instrument includes: a string which vibrates by a performance operation; a body which supports the string via a bridge; a pickup sensor mounted on a portion which...
US20130160634 PICKUP ASSEMBLIES, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR STRINGED INSTRUMENTS  
A pickup assembly is provided comprising a bridge defining an elongated slot, a saddle at least partially disposed within the slot, and at least one transducer. The slot has a slot end surface and...
US20070295195 ELECTRIC STRINGED MUSICAL INSTRUMENT AND PICKUP UNIT INCORPORATED THEREIN FOR CONVERTING VIBRATIONS TO SIGNAL  
An electric cello is equipped with a pickup unit under a bridge, and strings are stretched to press the bridge; the pickup unit has a bridge tray where the bridge stands and a piezoelectric...
US20080092724 TRANSDUCER AND STRINGED MUSICAL INSTRUMENT INCLUDING THE SAME  
A transducer includes a piezoelectric element attached to a stringed musical instrument with an adhesive layer, and at least one intermediate layer provided in a thickness-wise middle portion of...
US20090071318 MUSICAL INSTRUMENT  
A musical instrument is provided. The instrument is light weight and portable. The instrument includes electrical pickup capabilities but also has the feel of an acoustic instrument. The...
US20080236373 Electric String Instruments and Amplifiers  
Marching band string instruments and wearable string instruments are described that include a stiff waist band to prevent excessive side to side movement during use, while providing easy doff and...
US20100116123 TRANSDUCER SADDLE FOR STRINGED INSTRUMENT  
A saddle of a multi-stringed instrument includes a highly efficient means of coupling to sensors, vibrations from plucked musical instruments strings. The saddle includes a downwardly extending...
US20060243121 Stringed musical instrument, transducer for the same and its mounting structure on the same  
A stringed musical instrument (10) is structured such that back end sides of a plurality of strings (11) are supported by a saddle (12), a bridge (13) supporting the saddle (12) is provided on a...
US20100275761 Player Technique Control System for a Stringed Instrument and Method of Playing the Instrument  
A system for producing music from a stringed musical instrument includes a sensor/actuating transducer arrangement coupled to each or all of one or a plurality of the tensioned strings and...
US20120055318 MUSICAL INSTRUMENT  
A musical instrument and acoustic/electrical pickup is provided. The instrument includes acoustic and/or electrical pickup capabilities but also retains the feel of an acoustic instrument. The...
US20140196595 ELECTRIC STRINGED MUSICAL INSTRUMENT AND METHOD OF DESIGNING THE SAME  
An electric stringed musical instrument including: a string which vibrates by a performance operation; a body which supports the string via a bridge; a pickup sensor mounted on a portion which...
US20150170628 STRINGED INSTRUMENT  
A stringed instrument includes a body, a string, a string exciting device and a bridge. The body supports the string, the string exciting device and the bridge. The string has a scale length...
US20130269505 STRINGED INSTRUMENT  
A stringed instrument includes a body, a string, a string exciting device and a bridge. The body supports the string, the string exciting device and the bridge. The string has a scale length...
US20100263521 Stringed Instrument with Active String Termination Motion Control  
A system for controlling for at least one string of a musical instrument by selectively exciting or damping vibration of the string is provided. The system includes at least one transducer...
US20140202320 MUSICAL INSTRUMENT DEVICE AND METHOD  
Systems and methods for producing sounds in musical instruments are provided. In one approach, a musical instrument includes: a primary sound producing mechanism; a primary sound producing...
US20130333546 Pickup Cable for Stringed Instrument  
A pickup cable for a stringed instrument can switch between the output of the direct vibrational sound of strings and the output of the sound from the stringed instrument body generated by the...
US20120240752 VIBRATION SENSOR FOR MUSICAL INSTRUMENT AND PICKUP SADDLE  
A vibration sensor for a musical instrument includes a substrate, a first electrode film that is formed on the substrate, a piezoelectric film that is formed on the first electrode film, a second...
US20120137859 MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS  
Musical instruments are described including a first portion designed to be operated by one hand of a player and a second portion designed to be operated by the other hand. The two portions include...
US20110067556 Output selection system for stringed instruments  
Given a polyphonic pickup system based on either magnets or piezo's with one signal per string of a given multi-stringed musical instrument, switches then transfer the signal from either of a...
US20170076706 PIEZOELECTRIC PICKUP AND CELL FOR STRINGED INSTRUMENTS  
In a first aspect hereof the present invention provides an improved piezoelectric pickup which, generally, comprises a folded planar plastic piezoelectric sandwich electrically connected to a...
US20160148609 DETECTING EVENTS FROM COUPLED SENSORS  
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable media for detecting events from coupled sensors. The method includes receiving a plurality of signals from coupled...
US20130112069 Apparatus And Method To Transform Stringed Musical Instrument Vibrations  
An apparatus and method to accept signals from an electrical stringed musical instrument (ESMI) and transform them into corresponding sounds as they would be created by an acoustic stringed...
US20130058507 METHOD FOR TRANSFERRING DATA TO A MUSICAL SIGNAL PROCESSOR  
Transferring digital data to a musical signal processor by a method comprising establishing a connection from a musical transducer to the musical signal processor, the musical transducer being of...

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