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6037534 Keyboard musical instrument and electric tutor for guiding fingers on keyboard  
An electric tutor is assembled with an upright piano having a keyboard and a key stop rail laterally extending over the rear end portions of the black/white keys, and includes a comb-like flexible...
6011210 Musical performance guiding device and method for musical instruments  
In performance data storing tracks, there are stored, in a mixed condition, actual performance data including pairs of pitch data designating a pitch of a tone to be performed and volume data of...
6008783 Keyboard instrument with the display device employing fingering guide  
A display device displaying a plurality of information sets with a simple structure, and a keyboard instrument that has a key guide device including such a display device. The display is driven at...
6008551 Light control keyboard  
A portable light control keyboard for electrically energizing illuminating devices using piano keys, wherein each piano key, when depressed, activates switches so as to provide power to a...
5929361 Woodwind-styled electronic musical instrument with bite indicator  
A woodwind-styled electronic musical instrument comprises an instrument body of an elongated rod shape provided with a plurality of manipulating note keys arranged thereon for designating musical...
5907115 Keyboard musical instrument with keyboard range indicator  
A keyboard musical instrument having a keyboard range display device with which the positions of player's hands or fingers on a keyboard and the keys to be depressed as needed, are visually...
5864078 Electronic piano having an integrated music stand and touch screen interfaced display  
An electronic piano includes an electronic keyboard; a graphical user interface, having a video display and a touch responsive overlay, for displaying graphical images representing controllable...
5859379 Method of and apparatus for composing a melody by switching musical phrases, and program storage medium readable by the apparatus for composing a melody  
An apparatus for composing a melody by switching musical phrases sequentially corresponding to key input signals, and playing the switched musical phrases smoothly. The apparatus selects musical...
5847306 Electronic musical instrument with automatic and semi-automatic playing apparatus  
When the action of key depression is paused in a semi-automatic play mode, the semi-automatic playing is switched to automatic playing. When the key depression is made in the automatic playing,...
5841051 Apparatus for providing musical instruction  
The preferred embodiment provides an electronic learning aid which includes a housing having a hand pad that is sized and shaped to receive a child's hand. The hand pad has five finger portions...
5841053 Simplified keyboard and electronic musical instrument  
Disclosed is an electronic musical instrument comprised of operators organized in repeating patterns of seven. The operators are electronically interpreted to correspond only to the valid notes of...
5827988 Electronic musical instrument with an instruction device for performance practice  
An electronic musical instrument having a plurality of performance operation elements such as a plurality of keys on a keyboard, wherein a series of memorized performance data indicative of the...
5739455 Electronic guitar music simulation system  
An electronic guitar music simulation system which includes a guitar shaped keyboard having multiple key switches corresponding to various musical notes. A control processor within the guitar...
5665927 Method and apparatus for inputting musical data without requiring selection of a displayed icon  
A musical data inputting apparatus comprising a touch panel for receiving a hand-writing operation thereon detects a figure and/or a symbol drawn on the touch panel by the hand-writing operation,...
5656789 Electronic musical instrument having a function to indicate keys to be operated  
Indicators are provided in corresponding relations to individual keyboard keys. For each of plural phrases of a given music piece, information is supplied that represents at least the...
5652402 Electronic musical instrument capable of splitting its keyboard correspondingly to different tone colors  
In an electronic musical instrument, a complete range of a keyboard can be split into at least two registers, so that a different kind of tone color can be assigned to each of two registers. The...
5650583 Automatic performance device capable of making and changing accompaniment pattern with ease  
A pattern memory stores plural accompaniment patterns for each of plural accompaniment components. Each of the accompaniment components is composed of one or more musical instrument parts for an...
5606143 Portable apparatus for transmitting wirelessly both musical accompaniment information stored in an integrated circuit card and a user voice input  
A portable apparatus is used to transmit wirelessly both musical accompaniment information, which includes music data of a plurality of music pieces and which is stored in an integrated circuit...
5597971 Chord information generating apparatus and chord information generating method  
A chord information generating apparatus and a chord information generating method, for detecting a key depression state every time when keys in a specific key area are depressed, forming data...
5574238 Musical notation for keyboard instruments  
A simplified method of musical notation for keyboard instruments to enable easier sight-reading and playing of music. Each octave is represented by five lines (6) of a different color to match the...
5557055 Musical keyboard having an electronically controlled display and a method of keyboard display  
A musical keyboard instrument comprising an electronic keyboard and a control panel. The keyboard is composed of black and white keys arranged in a conventional pattern. A keyboard display made up...
5546843 Piano key identification system  
A system for labeling keys of a piano keyboard. The inventive device includes a plurality of informational stickers securable to individual keys of a keyboard. The stickers each include a staff...
5544562 Apparatus of a playing practice for electronic musical instrument and control method thereof  
An apparatus and method for practicing playing an electronic musical instrument which includes a select section for selecting a music teacher mode, a display section for displaying a score and...
5496963 Electronic musical instrument that assigns a tone control parameter to a selected key range on the basis of a last operating key  
A musical instrument having a keyboard on which a plurality of keys are provided. The keys of keyboard are divided into a plurality of key ranges each including a plurality of keys. The key ranges...
5399800 Electronic musical instrument including an apparatus for aurally and visually displaying specification explanations and states of the electronic musical instrument  
An electronic musical instrument, including a tone generator for forming play tones and accompaniment tones according to tone source data read out from a waveform memory based on keyboard...
5396828 Method and apparatus for representing musical information as guitar fingerboards  
A method and apparatus for representing musical information as guitar fingerboards dynamically maps the guitar fingerboards to their associated chord notations as the fingerboards are being...
5394784 Electronic apparatus to assist teaching the playing of a musical instrument  
A display module which is independent from a keyboard and can be placed above the keys of any keyboard is provided. The display module includes indicating lights which are positioned to be above...
5392682 Computerized training device for learning to play a piano  
A computerized musical keyboard and a method for using same to play or to learn to play a piano. The computerized musical keyboard includes a standard piano keyboard connected to a computer. The...
5361672 Electronic musical instrument with help key for displaying the function of designated keys  
When a switch is activated while a help switch for designating a help operation is activated, the explanation of a function assigned to the activated switch during a current operation mode is...
5331111 Sound model generator and synthesizer with graphical programming engine  
An apparatus for generating sound includes a user input and a graphical programming engine which the user manipulates to generate and connect graphic symbols into a graphical model representative...
5288941 Electronic musical instrument with simplified operation for setting numerous tone parameters  
A parameter setting apparatus, which can independently set parameter values for controlling tones in units of parameters. Operation member sets, each including UP and DOWN operation members and a...
5286909 Key-to-be-depressed designating and comparing apparatus using a visual display  
A key-to-be-depressed designating apparatus, employed in a keyboard-type electronic musical instrument, is suitable particularly for novice keyboard-instrument players, and this apparatus is...
5286908 Multi-media system including bi-directional music-to-graphic display interface  
The disclosed invention provides a music-controlled graphic interface for closely binding musical and graphical information. The invention comprises a digital instrument interface, a computer...
5254803 Automatic musical performance device for outputting natural tones and an accurate score  
In an automatic performance device which automatically performs a piece of music composed of note information input externally, note information input on a real time basis is corrected on the...
5252772 Piano teaching computer system  
A computer system connected through appropriate analog and digital circuitry controls or monitors a piano. Solenoids connected to each piano key and to each note-sounding hammer permit a computer...
5214231 Apparatus for electronic teaching accompaniment and practice of music, which is independent of a played musical instrument  
The invention relates to an electronic teaching, accompaniment and practice music apparatus which is independent of a played musical instrument. The apparatus includes devices for digital sound...
5183398 Apparatus and method for interactive instruction of a student  
An apparatus and method for instruction of a student which includes interactive guidance of the student through a series of lesson frames includes providing the student with a keyboard having a...
5179238 Apparatus for setting musical tone control parameter  
An apparatus adapted for use in combination with an electronic musical instrument for setting a musical tone control parameter for control of a musical tone to be generated. The setting apparatus...
5138925 Apparatus for playing auto-play data in synchronism with audio data stored in a compact disc  
Audio data of a predetermined piece of music is recorded on a compact disc. A sequence of musical tone data is stored in an auto-play memory. Also stored in this auto-play memory are a time...
5107743 Piano teaching device and method  
A piano teaching aid having a panel designed to fit over the keys of an existing keyboard so that lights mounted on the panel having more than one color or shape may be located directly above the...
5105709 Electronic keyboard musical instrument having user selectable division points  
An electronic keyboard musical instrument has a division point setting switch for setting division point on a keyboard. In the case that the division point setting switch is actuated when all keys...
5069104 Automatic key-depression indication apparatus  
An automatic key-depression indication apparatus has an examination device which examines whether at least one of the musical note information corresponds to the key-depression information output...
5025705 Method and apparatus for controlling a keyboard operated device  
A method and apparatus for controlling a keyboard operated device having a plurality of keys includes a plurality of sensors associated with each key. Each sensor detects a different one or more...
5011412 Educational keyboard with removable keys  
An educational keyboard with removable keys, wherein musical tone generation for a given key is in response to correct placement of the key in its corresponding key slot, is disclosed. Incorrect...
5005459 Musical tone visualizing apparatus which displays an image of an animated object in accordance with a musical performance  
A musical tone visualizing apparatus includes at least an image memory for storing plural images relating to players and/or musical instruments of an orchestra, a display unit for displaying the...
4972755 Electronic musical instrument having automatic sound signal generation and a rhythm-play function based on manual operation  
A plurality of pad operating means for manual operation are provided on a keyboard panel of an electronic keyboard musical instrument. When an operator operates the pad operating means using the...
4945804 Method and system for transcribing musical information including method and system for entering rhythmic information  
A method and system for transcribing musical information that allows a musician or composer to enter both rhythmic and melodic information directly from a musical instrument, such that the...
4939969 Acoustic keyboard musical instrument  
An acoustic keyboard musical instrument such as a piano includes a keyboard, a mechanical musical tone generating mechanism, a fallboard, and an operation panel for an external electronic musical...
4898059 Electronic musical instrument which compares amount of data recorded in internal memory device with storage capacity of external memory device and selectively transfers data thereto  
The electronic musical instrument provides an internal memory for storing performance data corresponding to a musical performance played by using a keyboard thereof and an external memory which...
4893540 Display apparatus for visually impaired persons  
An apparatus and a method for displaying visual information such as music to persons having visual deficiencies includes a housing having a rear projection screen and a mechanism for projecting...

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