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8962966 Keyboard instrument  
In response to an operation of a key, a drive signal indicating a sound waveform corresponding to the key is supplied to an excitation unit provided on a soundboard. The soundboard is vibrated in...
8946535 Split keyboard for PC data and music output  
A split keyboard with an optional middle section of keys for controlling regular PC input to a host, to play music, and to input and play music with a multiple octave keyboard that when the middle...
8901408 Electronic keyboard musical instrument  
An electronic musical instrument has a front side, back side, right side, and left side with respect to a perspective of a performer of the musical instrument, and comprises: a planar surface...
8895831 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...
8779272 Musical sound producing apparatus, recording medium and musical sound producing method  
In the present invention, a click sound corresponding to key depression speed is generated, and the production timings of fundamental and harmonic components respectively corresponding to each...
8716585 Customizable electronic musical instrument and user interface  
A customizable electronic musical instrument comprising a mounting frame for securing a plurality of user-installable electronic musical modules of various types including a type for generating at...
8481841 Musical tone control system for electronic keyboard instrument  
A musical tone control system for an electronic keyboard instrument, which is capable of calculating a key depression velocity of a key with high accuracy without being adversely affected by a...
8354580 Split keyboard for PC data and music output  
A split keyboard with an optional middle section of keys for controlling regular PC input to a host, two play music, and to input and play music with a multiple octave keyboard that when the...
8338688 Electronic keyboard instrument  
An electronic keyboard instrument with a hammer action, in which a circuit board for generating electronic musical tones can be disposed at a location for easy maintenance and for effective space...
8193438 Electronic keyboard musical instrument  
An electronic keyboard musical instrument which is placed on a supporting surface when it is used, includes an instrument main unit which includes a keyboard having a plurality of keys and which...
8115092 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...
7973232 Simulating several instruments using a single virtual instrument  
A media application for providing outputs (e.g., audio outputs) in response to inputs received from an input device is provided. The media application may connect input mechanisms of an input...
7973233 Musical tone control system for grand-type piano  
A musical tone control system for a grand-type piano, which not only enables a shutter to be mounted on a hammer without any inconvenience even when a space above the hammer is small, but also is...
7928312 Inverted keyboard instrument and method of playing the same  
An electronic keyboard instrument is provided and methods of playing and assembling the same. The instrument comprises a controller for enabling activation of electronic signals having audible,...
7893344 Touch detecting device of keyboard instrument  
There is provided a touch detecting device of a keyboard instrument, which makes it possible not only to enhance the mounting density of a plurality of optical sensors, but also to detect touch...
7880078 Electronic keyboard instrument  
Respective sets of black keys and white keys of respective octaves of a keyboard 10 are defined as specific key range, respectively, to assign various tone colors of percussion instruments of a...
7834262 Electronic keyboard instrument  
An electronic keyboard instrument which is capable of easily carrying out an arpeggio performance rich in variety by a simple operation on a touch strip. The electronic keyboard instrument has a...
7804017 Electronic musical instrument  
An electronic musical instrument includes a keyboard having a plurality of keys, a top board located in the rear of the keyboard and having a space for placing external equipment, a music stand...
7750222 Keyboard apparatus of electronic musical instrument  
Keys 1, 2 are supported by a frame 3 in a freely swingable manner. Massive bodies 8, a lower limit stopper 10 and an upper limit stopper 11 are situated below keys 1, 2. Massive bodies 8 are...
7723598 Electronic proof system and musical instrument equipped with the same  
An electronic proof system is provided in association with an automatic player piano; while a human player is practicing a music tune on the acoustic piano, the electronic proof system monitors...
7696428 Electronic keyboard musical instrument  
An electronic keyboard musical instrument includes a body unit of the musical instrument and a stand attached to the body unit. The stand includes a pair of side boards disposed in a standing...
7692089 Electronic keyboard instrument  
An electronic keyboard instrument is assembled on a frame member. A keyboard has a plurality of keys pivotably supported by the frame member. A lower case is formed integrally with or separately...
7678988 Musical tone apparatus  
Sounds in different frequency range are generated from the rear, top and/or front face of the musical tone apparatus, sounds are generated and spread in all directions around the musical tone...
7619157 Electronic keyboard instrument and processing method of the same  
An electronic keyboard instrument having a keyboard provided with a plurality of keys, a first and a second switches provided corresponding to each key of the keyboard and being sequentially...
7528309 Automatic player musical instruments and automatic playing system incorporated therein  
While an automatic player piano is reenacting a music tune, the automatic player piano sometimes fails to miss a tone or tones in a repetition due to a high-speed key movement; a controller...
7521627 Automatic player musical instrument, automatic player incorporated therein and method used therein  
An automatic player piano is fabricated on the basis of an acoustic piano, and an automatic player is expected to give rise to key motion for reenacting performance with solenoid-operated key...
7521626 Automatic player musical instrument, testing system incorporated therein and method for specifying half pedal point  
A testing system is incorporated in an automatic player piano for specifying a half pedal point of a damper pedal at which the loudness of tones is lessened, and an automatic player moves the...
7465868 Frameless musical keyboard  
Embodiments of an electronic, frameless, musical keyboard with the ability to couple to other frameless musical keyboards are described. In one embodiment, a first musical keyboard section...
7429699 Electronic musical instrument and recording medium that stores processing program for the electronic musical instrument  
In an electronic musical instrument, when a musical tone delay time T1 read from a delay time table TBL depending on a velocity generated by a key being pressed has elapsed, a hammer...
7408108 Multiple-paramenter instrument keyboard combining key-surface touch and key-displacement sensor arrays  
An invention extending functionality and applications of traditional music keyboards. Individual musical keyboard keys may have individual key displacement sensors measuring key travel. Individual...
7396987 Portable keyboard musical instrument  
A versatile portable keyboard musical instrument has a number of separable portions including a first keyboard portion detachable from a second supporting base portion for use alone, or the second...
7394012 Wind instrument phone  
A mobile device (160) and method (300) for generating wind instrument sounds is provided. The mobile device can include a microphone (102) for capturing an air turbulence in response to a blowing...
7394013 Methods and electronic systems for fingering assignments  
Embodiments of the disclosure relate to assignment of fingering for performance of a musical piece. In one example, a processor of an electronic system receives a file having data relating to at...
7361826 Portable electronic musical keyboard instrument  
A portable electronic musical device has a keyboard disposed in a housing connected to a strap and a support plate connected thereto for suspension of housing by strap on shoulders of a person...
7345235 Keyboard musical instrument having keys equipped with balancers biting into keys and method for securing balancers to keys  
Keys of an acoustic piano require balancers for cancellation of a part of self weight of the action units/hammers; however, the balancers are liable to be dropped off due to the aged deterioration...
7332670 Automatic player exactly bringing pedal to half point, musical instrument equipped therewith and method used therein  
An automatic player reenacts a music passage on an acoustic piano without any fingering of a human player; solenoid-operated key actuators and a solenoid-operated pedal actuator is provided for...
7314995 Data acquisition system preparing inner force sense data for inner sense controller  
A data acquisition system is used in the transplantation of the piano key touch from an acoustic piano to an electronic piano, and the function thereof is broken down into a table producer, a...
7307208 High-fidelity automatic player musical instrument, automatic player used therein and method employed therein  
An automatic player piano includes key sensors, solenoid-operated key actuators and a controller, which form a servo-control loop, and the key motion is reproduced under the control of the...
7285718 Keyboard musical instrument and other-type musical instrument, and method for generating tone-generation instructing information  
Detector detects movement of a hammer (driven member) that strikes a string (abutted member) by moving in response to operation of a key. On the basis of detection outputs of the detector and a...
7268289 Musical instrument performing artistic visual expression and controlling system incorporated therein  
A set of formation data codes, which includes action event codes and duration codes, is loaded in an automatic player piano, and a controller interprets the action event codes for driving the...
7253349 Engineers piano with bisymmetrical manuals and accompanying musical notation system  
A 2 manual musical keyboard with the pitch progression on one of the manuals reversed. The keys on these manuals are segregated into 2 groups of 2 different heights in the same way as a standard...
7247788 Integrated computer and music keyboard module  
An integrated computer and music keyboard module includes a key assembled base, on a first side of which a plurality of music keys are parallelly arranged. The key assembled base is provided on at...
7105738 Functional performance of keyboard musical instruments  
A musical keyboard having associated therewith a alphanumeric keyboard having a plurality of alphanumeric keys, the musical keyboard having a musical keys each being for producing a musical sound,...
7034219 Keyboard and method for manufacturing the same  
A keyboard and a method for manufacturing the keyboard using silicon rubber. The method for manufacturing the keyboard includes forming sheets from silicon rubber; forming the sheets into a top...
7002070 Electronic piano  
An electronic piano is provided in which activation of a keyboard (7) and foot pedals (8) causes sound to be generated and output via a pair of conventional cone loudspeakers (210–212) each...
6980136 Keyboard with detection function for pressing pressure  
The present invention provides a kind of computer keyboard being able to detect the pressing pressure of keys. The computer keyboard comprises: a plurality of keys; a detecting unit, which outputs...
6965070 Upright keyboard instrument  
An upright keyboard instrument comprises a prescribed number of keys that are interlocked with actions, hammer assemblies, and a plate spring unit, which is interlocked with a loud pedal. When the...
6842168 Accessory for multimedia console  
A multimedia console incorporating an alphanumeric keyboard, and a musical key-bed is described for generating multimedia work product conveniently when coupled with a digital personal computer or...
6815603 Unbreakable and economical optical sensor array and keyboard musical instrument using the same  
An optical sensor array includes plural sensor heads arranged on a supporting plate at intervals for monitoring moving objects such as black/white keys of a composite keyboard musical instrument;...
6765142 Electronic keyboard musical instrument  
There is provided an electronic keyboard musical instrument that gives the performance feeling closer to that given by an acoustic piano and enables techniques of expression closer to those used...

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