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5824937 Signal analysis device having at least one stretched string and one pickup  
A signal analysis device for determining the pitch of a plucked string in which propagation times of plucking transients are evaluated to determine pitch. A neural network may be employed to...
5792973 Pickup for stringed musical instrument  
A pickup for a musical instrument having a body to which strings are connected includes a winding to conduct an electrical signal generated in response to movement of at least one of the strings...
5789691 Multi-functional coil system for stringed instruments  
A multi-function coil for use in a magnetic pickup apparatus for transducing the mechanical motion of the stings of an instrument wound on a single coilform structured to separate the single...
5780760 Guitar pickup switching system for three-pickup guitar  
A guitar pickup switching system has a single-coil treble pickup, a single-coil middle pickup, and a single-coil rhythm pickup for an electric guitar. A switch arrangement allows the guitar player...
5723804 Electric monophonic/stereophonic stringed resonator instrument  
An electric monophonic/stereophonic stringed resonator instrument includes a body, a resonator assembly mounted on the guitar body, and strings connected to the body. A pickup responsive to string...
5693904 Guitar pickup signal generator  
A device for generating a modulated electromagnetic signal for reception by an electromagnetic pickup of a guitar. The inventive device includes a mounting assembly securable to a guitar pick....
5684263 Electromagnetic sensor assembly for musical instruments having a magnetic lining  
A sensor assembly for a stringed musical instrument having a plurality of movable strings includes a case having a longitudinal channel, a magnetic lining disposed in the longitudinal channel, at...
5637823 Interchangeable electronics modular electric stringed instrument  
An interchangeable electronics, modular, electric stringed instrument, having a cavity formed through the instrument body beneath the strings to house the pickups and other electronic components....
5610357 Stringed musical instrument pickup with two electromagnetic coil assemblies having toothed cores  
An electromagnetic pickup for a guitar or similar stringed musical instrument has two coil and core assemblies adapted to extend across the strings of the associated instrument at different points...
5591931 Musical signal multiplexing circuit and demultiplexing system  
A circuit for multiplexing three or more audio band electrical signals into two audio band electrical signals which can be provided to a stereo input and a circuit and computer method for...
5585588 Electric stringed instrument having a device for sustaining the vibration of a string and an electromagnetic driver for the device  
A stringed instrument having a device for sustaining the vibration of a string; the stringed instrument being a musical instrument having plural strings with the mass and tension of each string...
5552562 Inertial acoustic pickup  
An inertial acoustic pickup (300) for use with a string musical instrument (700) having a soundboard (702) for delivering acoustic energy, comprises a chassis (302) including a coil (304) coupled...
5525750 Humbucking pickup for electric guitar  
A humbucker pickup for creating electrical signals indicative of the string vibrations of an electric guitar includes a matched pair of elongated coil assemblies and a transversely polarized...
5508474 Electromagnetic pickup for an electric stringed instrument  
An electromagnetic pickup for an electric stringed instrument has, two parallel permeability plates placed perpendicular to strings; a permanent magnet provided between the two permeability plates...
5464948 Sensor assembly for a stringed musical instrument  
A sensor assembly for a stringed musical instrument having a plurality of moveable strings includes a case having a longitudinal channel, at least one magnet disposed in the channel along an...
5442986 Integrated collapsible guitar, sound studio and case  
A collapsible stringed instrument which is integrated into a compact carrying case with a portable sound studio. This instrument is collapsible by sliding the fretboard along channels in the body...
5438157 Acoustic pick-up assembly for a stringed musical instrument  
An acoustic pick-up assembly for a stringed musical instrument having a plurality of moveable strings includes a structure forming a longitudinal channel. The pick-up assembly also includes magnet...
5430246 Dual coil pick-up assembly for a springed musical instrument  
A dual coil pick-up assembly for a stringed musical instrument having a plurality of moveable strings includes a case having a longitudinal channel with first and second sections. The pick-up...
5422432 Electromagnetic pickup for a plural-string musical instrument incorporating a coil around a multi-laminate ferromagnetic core  
An electromagnetic pickup for a musical instrument, such as a guitar, strung with ferromagnetic strings, comprises an elongated laminated ferromagnetic (steel) core long enough to span all of the...
5408911 Musical instrument string  
A method of treating a nylon or other non-ferromagnetic musical instrument string so that its movement is detectable by a ferromagnetic pickup includes applying ferromagnetic material to a portion...
5408043 Electromagnetic musical pickups with central permanent magnets  
An electromagnetic pickup for a musical instrument (e.g. a guitar) having a plurality of ferromagnetic strings coplanar and parallel with each other, the pickup being adapted to be mounted...
5399802 Electromagnetic pickup for stringed musical instruments  
An electromagnetic pickup for a stringed musical instrument has an elongated permanent magnet associated with a plurality of pole pieces to establish a magnetic field in which the strings vibrate....
5391831 Electromagnetic musical pickup having U-shaped ferromagnetic core  
An electromagnetic pickup for a musical instrument, such as a guitar, strung with ferromagnetic strings, comprises an elongated ferromagnetic (steel) core of U-shaped or double U-shaped transverse...
5391832 Electromagnetic musical pickup with wraparound permanent magnet  
An electromagnetic pickup assembly for a musical instrument, such as a guitar, strung with ferromagnetic strings, comprises an elongated high permeability ferromagnetic (steel or iron) core long...
5389731 Electromagnetic musical pickup using main and auxiliary permanent magnets  
An electromagnetic pickup assembly for a musical instrument, such as a guitar, strung with ferromagnetic strings, comprises two elongated high permeability ferromagnetic (steel or iron) cores each...
5336845 Pick-up assembly for a stringed musical instrument  
A dual coil pick-up assembly for a stringed musical instrument having a plurality of moveable strings includes a case having a longitudinal channel with first and second sections. The pick-up...
5315060 Musical instrument performance system  
In the present invention, performance sample passages are used as source material to drive the transducers of a controlled musical instrument, such as the strings of a violin. The performance...
5308916 Electronic stringed instrument with digital sampling function  
An electronic stringed instrument applicable to an electronic guitar, violin etc., picks up string vibrations to produce a direct sound. The direct sound is combined with additional sound which is...
5292998 Electronic guitar equipped with asymmetrical humbucking electromagnetic pickup  
An electric guitar is equipped with an asymmetric humbucking electromagnetic pickup for strings stretched thereover, and the asymmetric humbucking electromagnetic pickup has two comb-shaped core...
5290968 Magnetic pickup for musical instruments  
A magnetic pickup for musical instruments, more particularly, for stringed instruments such as an electric guitar. A plurality of individual pickups are housed in a plastic cover. Each pickup...
5252777 Electric guitar with transducer cradles  
The instant invention encompasses the combination of a modified electric guitar component coupled with a plurality of equivalent one-coil and equivalent two-coil transducer cradle components...
5233123 Musical instruments equipped with sustainers  
A musical instrument such as a guitar including a structure such as a guitar body and a vibratory element such as one or more guitar strings mounted to the structure is provided with a pickup for...
5221805 Add-on modification device for string instrument pickup  
An add-on device that modifies the operating characteristics (e.g., amplitude, frequency response, "sustain") of the output signal of an electromagnetic pickup for a stringed musical instrument,...
5206449 Omniplanar pickup for musical instruments  
A pickup responsive in all planes of vibration of a vibrating element of a musical instrument uses two transducers, each maximally responsive in a different plane of vibration. The transducer...
5200569 Musical instrument pickup systems and sustainer systems  
A pickup system for providing sounds for a musical instrument has a feedback circuit for converting a pickup signal representing a vibration of a string or other vibratory element to a drive...
5168117 Electromagnetic pickup with flexible magnetic carrier  
A pickup for an electrical musical instrument of the type having a plurality of strings, the pickup including a non-magnetized pole piece for each string, each pole piece having a first end for...
5148733 Pole piece for an electric string instrument to decrease magnetic flux intensity around strings  
A pole piece for an electric string instrument comprised of a block of ferrous material having a slot formed therein. The string of the string instrument passes over the pole piece in aligned...
5142961 Method and apparatus for stimulation of acoustic musical instruments  
Method for storage, transcription, manipulation and reproduction of music on system-controlled musical instruments which faithfully reproduces the characteristics of acoustic musical instruments....
5123324 Musical instrument sustainers and transducers  
A sustainer for providing sustained sounds from a musical instrument has a feedback circuit for converting a pickup signal representing a vibration of a string or other vibratory element to a...
5111728 Electromagnetic pickup device for electrical string musical instruments  
An electromagnetic pickup device for use in an electrical string musical instrument comprises a first coil portion having an upper surface and carrying a plurality of spaced apart magnetic pole...
5085115 Electric guitar/violin  
A musical instrument having at least six strings tuned and fingered like an electric guitar, and having a symmetrically arched fingerboard (12 or 13), nut (31) and bridge (15 or 16) configuration...
5072646 Microphone arrangement for stringed instruments, particularly for an electric guitar  
The invention relates to a microphone arrangement for an electric guitar, comprising a body and at least one microphone to be attached to the body, the body comprising slide rails enabling the...
5027691 Fiddle stick  
An electric stringed instrument, namely a fiddle stick (10) and a combination magnetic and contact pickup (20) are disclosed. Fiddle stick (10) has a set of five metallic strings (16) being...
5014588 Electronic stringed musical instrument with a string vibration detecting apparatus  
The present invention relates to an electronic stringed musical instrument with a string vibration detecting device, such as an electronic guitar, guitar synthesizer, electronic violin, etc. A...
5010803 Microphone mount  
A mount for positioning miniature (lavaliere) type microphones, transducers, or similar devices in musical instruments. Such microphones are attached to a flexible shaft which connects directly to...
4995292 String vibration detecting device for electronic stringed instrument  
Flexible cylindrical magnetic members are detachably attached on one of paired string support units, both of which are mounted on an instrument body to stretch strings therebetween, to face a...
4989491 Stringed instrument with resonator rod assembly  
A stringed instrument is provided which incorporates a resonator assembly mounted within its body which enhances the quality of the sound produced by the instrument. The resonator assembly...
4941388 String vibration sustaining device  
A sustaining device is disclosed for prolonging the vibration of a string of a stringed musical instrument, such as an electrical guitar having a magnetic pickup responsive to a change in the...
4941389 Electronic pickup with mounting assembly for a hollow bodied musical instrument  
An electrical pickup includes a coil with windings terminating at winding ends. A coil mounting assembly includes telescopically innerconnected inner and outer tubes, the outer tube being adapted...
4928563 Electronic tuning apparatus for an electronic stringed musical instrument  
In an electronic tuning apparatus used in electronic stringed instruments such as an electronic guitar, an electronic violin, and so on, at least one string is extended along the fingerboard....

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