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8513509 UCR (user configurable riser)  
A drum riser incorporating third party clamps and bars making one sturdy rack and riser combination. The third party clamps are attached to the riser by way of the clamp receivers. These receivers...
8513511 Apparatus for practicing playing music  
An apparatus for practicing playing music on a musical instrument provides a stepped lesson comprised of a series of lesson steps about a subject music piece, each step providing practicing...
8513510 Marching drum assembly  
A marching drum assembly of the present invention includes a supporter, at least an engaging element, at least a drum body, and a carrier. The engaging element includes a first and a second...
8514443 Sheet music editing method and image processing apparatus  
There is provided an image processing method of laying out and outputting an image of an original formed from a plurality of pages on one page, the method comprising: inputting image data of the...
8513513 Electronic musical instrument, method, and storage medium storing a computer program that allow editing of drum tone color in drum kit  
During reproduction of drum-part performance tones with a predetermined performance pattern, comprising a combination of a plurality of drum tone colors, based on automatic performance style data...
8513512 Personalized music remixing  
A personal music mixing system with an embodiment providing beats and vocals configured using a web browser and musical compositions generated from said beats and vocals. Said embodiment provides...
8507779 Musical instrument training aid  
A musical instrument training aid for attaching to a violin/cello to support a bow playing the violin/cello is disclosed to include a bridgelike base member having two pairs of pivot shafts at the...
8507783 Transducer saddle for stringed instrument  
A string saddle system for a multi-stringed instrument includes a unitary saddle body having a plurality of integral cavities, each in correspondence with a respective string and defining an area...
8507782 Electronic percussion instrument  
An electronic percussion instrument generates, in accordance with a trigger signal output from a pad source, a musical performance tone of a tone color assigned to the pad source. The electronic...
8507781 Rhythm recognition from an audio signal  
A guitar delay engine such as a multi-tap delay pedal or other rhythm engine such as a vocal multi-tap delay pedal, a drum machine, or any other device that requires setting a rhythmic pattern...
8507780 Footprint indication kit for percussion instruments  
Embodiments are disclosed that relate to facilitating the reproducible placement of percussive instruments, such as drums, relative to one another. For example, one disclosed embodiment provides a...
8509692 System and method for real-time wireless transmission of digital audio signal and control data  
Disclosed is a system and method for the real-time wireless transmission of a digital audio signal and control data. A transmitter may be coupled to an audio source. The transmitter includes a...
8502055 Method and system for presenting a musical instrument  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a method for presenting a first portion of the simulated musical instrument on a first presentation device,...
8502061 Electrical stringed instrument and signal processing circuit therefor  
A signal processing circuit allows a stringed instrument, like a guitar, to produce audio in an extended range. In the case of an electric guitar, the guitar can produce audio in an extended range...
8502056 Method and apparatus for generating and updating a pre-categorized song database from which consumers may select and then download desired playlists  
Apparatus, methods, systems, and data structures for providing a music-subscription service customer with a portable music device that has been preloaded with customer-selected music. A...
8502057 Electronic musical instrument  
By a musical performance guide which is in “waiting mode” with a “tempo-follow” enabled setting, an electronic musical instrument illuminates a guide lamp at a point in time which is earlier by a...
8502060 Drum-set tuner  
Provided are systems and methods for resonance tuning. A signal is received in response to a resonance of a structure. A frequency or musical note related to an overtone is determined from the...
8502058 System and method for controlling audio equipment  
An apparatus for signal processing, wherein a disc is placed on a turntable and is provided with a groove which can be followed by the pick-up element, and employing a time-code signal wherein...
8502054 Saxophone neck system  
A saxophone neck system uses interchangeable component parts to modify and optimize sound and resistance. The saxophone neck system may allow a saxophone player the ability to change components to...
8502053 Pick for string instruments  
The invention is generally a pick apparatus for playing a stringed musical instrument having an elastic and generally cylindrically shaped cot having an opening and a tip, and has a substantially...
8502059 Musical instrument having controller exactly discriminating half-pedal and controlling system used therein  
A mute piano is responsive to key movements and pedal movements so as to produce music data codes expressing the pitch of tones and pedal effect to be given to the tones in accordance with the...
8502062 Electronic keyboard musical instrument  
An electronic keyboard musical instrument, including: an instrument main body; a keyboard portion including a plurality of keys as performance operating elements; a musical-sound-signal generating...
8497418 System and method for electronic processing of cymbal vibration  
In one embodiment, an electronic cymbal system includes a first pickup configured to generate an electrical signal representative of vibrations in a first cymbal, and a controller configured to...
8497415 Piano hammer  
The invention relates to a piano hammer for striking the strings of a piano, including a hammer shank and a hammer head, which is covered with a cover along at least part of its peripheral...
8498425 Wearable headset with self-contained vocal feedback and vocal command  
A headset includes a wearable body, first and second earphones extending from the wearable body, controls for controlling an external communication/multimedia device wirelessly, a microphone for...
8497416 Musical score display apparatus and program for realizing musical score display method  
There is provided a musical score display apparatus which can display a musical score at multiple levels ranging from a partial part to all parts and can display a comment relating to the...
8497417 Intervalgram representation of audio for melody recognition  
A system, method, and computer readable storage medium generates an audio fingerprint for an input audio clip that is robust to differences in key, instrumentation, and other performance...
8494842 Vibrato detection modules in a system for automatic transcription of sung or hummed melodies  
The technology disclosed relates to audio signal processing. It includes a series of modules that individually are useful to solve audio signal processing problems. Among the problems addressed...
8492632 Tuned bell harmonic musical instrument  
Disclosed is a tuned harmonic bell musical instrument. The harmonic bell consists of a thin walled circular base, and a contiguous dome. The base is open at the bottom. The dome has a plurality of...
8492634 System and method for generating a musical compilation track from multiple takes  
An apparatus for creating a musical composition comprising an audio interface, and audio converter module, and a multi-track compositor module is disclosed. The audio interface operably receives...
8492636 Chord detection apparatus, chord detection method, and program therefor  
A chord detection apparatus capable of detecting a wide variety of chords musically related to realtime performance. Degree name candidates each having a function that can come next are extracted...
8492640 Interactive sound-and-light art device with wireless transmission and sensing functions  
The present invention relates to an interactive sound-and-light art device with wireless transmission and sensing functions, which is primarily composed of a plurality of acoustic sensor nodes in...
8494257 Music score deconstruction  
Data set generation and data set presentation for image processing are described. The processing determines a location for each of one or more musical artifacts in the image and identifies a...
8492627 Automatic string musical instrument pick system  
A string musical instrument comprising an instrument body having a fretboard and a plurality of electrically common and electrically conductive frets spaced along the fretboard. One or more...
8492633 Musical fingerprinting  
A method for fingerprinting an unknown music sample is disclosed. A plurality of known tracks may be segmented into reference samples. A reference fingerprint including a plurality of codes may be...
8492629 Shoulder rest  
A shoulder rest for a violin, viola or like instrument is described which has a reduced risk and incidence of slippage and disengagement from the instrument by having provided thereon a...
8492631 Stringed instrument plectrum  
A stringed instrument plectrum that includes a second edge disposed perpendicularly with respect to a first edge, a rounded top portion disposed endwise opposite the first edge, a protruding pick...
8492630 Musical instrument pick with replaceable strap  
A musical instrument pick has a flat pick with parallel slots through which an adjustable strap is passed. The strap has a wide portion and a narrow portion. The narrow portion is passed through...
8494849 Method and apparatus for transmitting speech data to a remote device in a distributed speech recognition system  
A method of transmitting speech data to a remote device in a distributed speech recognition system, includes the steps of: dividing an input speech signal into frames; calculating, for each frame,...
8490942 Apparatus and methods for securing a musical instrument  
Apparatus and methods for securely storing a musical instrument. A support member supports the musical instrument at first portion of the musical instrument, the first portion is proximal to a...
8492638 Personalized entertainment system  
A method of operating an entertainment system includes computer-implemented steps including accessing a remote electronic collection of audio/video recordings. The collection is associated with a...
8492639 Audio processing apparatus and method  
Phase setting section sets virtual phases in a frequency series of an audio signal. Unit wave extraction section extracts, from the frequency series, a unit wave of one cyclic period defined by...
8492635 Music sound generation apparatus, music sound generation system, and music sound generation method  
A music sound generation apparatus generates music-sound data based on sound source data, and outputs the music-sound data in synchronization with audio data obtained separately from the...
8492628 Violin shoulder cradle  
A violin shoulder cradle is provided which provides for compact storage and for adjustment of the position of the violin to which the cradle is clamped relative to the shoulder of the wearer. The...
8492641 Bowing sensor for musical instrument  
The invention provides a music controller, in the form of a bowing sensor. The music controller includes a musical bow member (4) movable over a guide (2). Associated with the guide (2) is at...
8492637 Information processing apparatus, musical composition section extracting method, and program  
An information processing apparatus includes: a musical composition section extracting unit which extracts musical composition sections with tempos which are close to a preset reference tempo...
8490005 Visual enhancement for instrument panel  
Aspects of the disclosed subject matter are directed to a graphical display that provides a visual enhancement in conveying a vehicle reading. In accordance with one embodiment, a method is...
8490123 Method and device for generating a user profile on the basis of playlists  
In a method and device for generating a user profile on the basis of playlists, the user profile is generated on the basis of the user's own playlists and properties derived from them. In this...
8487169 Adjustable item holder  
A holder, comprising a retaining device adapted to selectively couple with an item and a base adapted to selectively couple with a surface, and a clamp assembly coupled with the retaining device...
8487168 Method for manufacturing coated strings including glow in the dark strings  
Method for forming a musical instrument string and string formed thereby in which a core wire having a coating thereon is formed and a wrap wire is wound around the coated core wire. Musical...