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8907189 Stabilized musical horn instrument  
A stabilized musical horn instrument is revealed, comprising a traditional wind instrument of the type employing a horn outlet, a stabilizer mechanism comprising an axially rotated friction...
8907188 Hand actuated tremolo system for guitars  
A tremolo device with a movable bridge, an adjustment device, and a support frame is implemented on an acoustic guitar, with features that can also be employed on an electric guitar or other...
8907194 System for computer-assisted interpretation of pre-recorded music  
The invention relates to a computer-aided prerecorded-music-interpretation system. The system comprises at least one musical actuator (A1, A2) actuatable by an interpreting artist user, memory...
8907196 Method of sound analysis and associated sound synthesis  
A sound analysis and associated sound synthesis method is provided. A first input sound signal is received and analyzed, to determine its corresponding impulse response representative of a timbre...
8907198 Electric stringed musical instrument standard electronic module  
A standard electronic module for an electric stringed musical instrument is provided. The standard electronic module is mounted within the main body of the electric stringed musical instrument in...
8907195 Method and apparatus for musical training  
A method and apparatus for providing musical training is disclosed. The method/apparatus allows a user to practice voice lessons, ear training lessons, songs, and/or various musical instruments...
8905941 Guidance method, apparatus thereof, recording medium storing program thereof, and device  
A first evaluation mode and a second evaluation mode for evaluating with a criterion different from the first evaluation mode are set and the second evaluation mode is applied to acquired...
8907187 Stringed musical instrument with a guitar-banjo combination sound  
A stringed musical instrument with a guitar-banjo combination sound is an apparatus that is designed to be played in the same manner as a typical guitar but is also designed to be more portable...
8907197 Performance information processing apparatus, performance information processing method, and program recording medium for determining tempo and meter based on performance given by performer  
A performance-information processing apparatus processes performance information entered thereto. When the performance information is entered in a time interval between (i) a starting time point,...
8907201 Device for producing percussive sounds  
A device for producing percussive sounds while simultaneously playing a plucked stringed instrument such as a guitar is disclosed. A plate attached to the front panel of a guitar contains a...
8909419 Apparatus and method for horn control using touch pattern  
Disclosed is an apparatus and method for outputting horn sounds using a touch pattern. The apparatus includes: a storage unit configured to store horn sounds matched to various touch patterns; a...
8903098 Signal processing apparatus and method, program, and data recording medium  
The present invention relates to a signal processing apparatus and method, a program, and a data recording medium configured such that the playback level of an audio signal can be easily and...
8901405 Electronic piano training device  
Described is an electronic piano training device. Embodiments of the electronic piano training device include illuminated keys on a keyboard to convey information to a user. The information may be...
8901409 Stringed musical instrument with string activated light emitting members  
A stringed instrument is equipped with an electrical conductor electrically connected to the frets mounted in the fretboard of said stringed instrument. Said stringed instrument is also equipped...
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...
8901404 Sound adjusting system and electronic musical instrument  
An electronic keyboard musical instrument, including: a keyboard; a musical-sound signal generating circuit; at least one speaker for emitting sound in accordance with a generated signal; a...
8901403 Adjustable magnetic support for guitar or other instrument  
An improved adjustable stringed instrument apparatus, hereafter known as ‘support’, ‘instrument support’ or ‘guitar support’, that supports the instrument in playing position while the user is in...
8901406 Selecting audio samples based on excitation state  
Systems and methods for selecting audio samples in response to musical stimuli are provided. In some embodiments, an audio sample can be selected based on the excitation state of an instrument. A...
8901407 Music section detecting apparatus and method, program, recording medium, and music signal detecting apparatus  
An index calculating unit calculates a tonality index of a signal component of each area of an input signal transformed into a time frequency domain based on intensity (for example, power...
8896458 Method and apparatus for converting a displacement of a magnetic object into a directly perceptible signal, instrument incorporating this apparatus  
This method of converting a displacement of a magnetic object into a signal directly perceptible by a human being, comprises: —the acquisition (32) of a temporal succession of measurements of a...
8895825 Methods and devices for muting a harmonica  
The present invention provides methods and devices for attenuating sound emanating from a harmonica when played while practicing or performing by a player. The methods and devices include a sound...
8895824 Reverse bridge tension configuration for a stringed instrument  
A reverse bridge tension configuration for a stringed instrument allows the stringed instrument to offset some of the tension felt by the bridge. For a typical stringed instrument such as a...
8895822 Action for upright piano  
Disclosed is an action for an upright piano capable of expressing rich tone variation and improving the continuous press performance of the same key. In the action (1) for an upright piano, there...
8895829 Music playing movement display device, method and recording medium  
A music playing movement display device includes CPU displaying a music playing movement image on a display unit based on music playing information, movement information, and structural data...
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...
8895828 Clix stixs  
Clix sticks (Clix Stixs) systems may comprise a tunable percussion instrument which may resemble a conventional drum stick on one end, and a fixed arm and flexible arm comprising a plurality of...
8895830 Interactive game based on user generated music content  
Systems and methods are provided herein relating to interactive gaming within a media sharing service. Game data, such as sets of notes extracted from the audio track of user generated videos or...
8895827 Percussion instrument dampening pad  
A percussion instrument dampening pad (PIDP) that is designed to be attached to the vibrating surface of a drumhead, a drum, a cymbal or the like. The PIDP functions by reducing unwanted...
8897693 Karaoke device with integrated mixing, echo and volume control  
A karaoke device is housed within an enclosure. A voice pickup element is integrated into the enclosure. The voice pickup element converts sound waves into an electrical signal. The karaoke device...
8895823 Sustain block for stringed instruments  
An improved sustain block of stringed instruments has a string path defined within a sustain block that has a bottom opening with a string ball end nest to anchor a musical instrument string...
8895826 Automatic embouchure  
The invention is an automatic embouchure comprising a device body, one or more latches, a primary connection means, one or more secondary connection means, an air flow modulator, a lip plate...
8892261 System and method for automatically creating a specific atmosphere by controlling contributions of sensorial perceptible stimulus means  
The invention relates to the automatic creation of a specific atmosphere by controlling contributions of sensorial perceptible stimulus means such as lights, sounds, and scents. The invention...
8891740 Voice input state identification  
A method for indicating voice input state for a call on a communications device. A processor unit identifies the state of voice input for the call. In response to the state of the voice input...
8889974 Adjustable chin support for musical instrument  
Instrument chin support, and method providing a means for adjusting placement along any and all 3-dimensional axes (x, y, z). An assembled chin support can include a chin-plate shaped to provide...
8892565 Method and apparatus for accessing an audio file from a collection of audio files using tonal matching  
There is provided a method for accessing at least one audio file from a collection comprising more than one audio file stored within or accessible with an electronic device. The method includes...
8889976 Musical score position estimating device, musical score position estimating method, and musical score position estimating robot  
A musical score position estimating device includes an audio signal acquiring unit, a musical score information acquiring unit acquiring musical score information corresponding to an audio signal...
8889977 Electrical pickup for stringed musical instrument  
An electric pickup for stringed musical instruments for installation on a bridge that includes height-adjusting wheels for adjusting string height. The pickup includes three piezo-electric sensing...
8889975 Keyboard apparatus  
A keyboard apparatus, including: a key that is pivotable by depressing and release operations between: a pivotal movement start position corresponding to a non-key depression state; and a pivotal...
8884149 ***WITHDRAWN PATENT AS PER THE LATEST USPTO WITHDRAWN LIST***
Musical measurement stimuli
 
Systems and method for performing adaptive audio signal processing using music as a measurement stimulus signal. A musical stimuli generator may be used to generate musical stimulus signals...
8884147 Method of correlating musical scales and musical chords in a color code, a number code, or both, simultaneously  
A method of correlating scales or chords that is represented as color codes, number codes, or both. The method involves correlating at least one chord with another. The method also involves...
8885841 Audio processing apparatus and method, and program  
An audio processing apparatus includes an audio signal acquisition unit which acquires an audio signal of a musical piece, a feature value extraction unit which extracts a predetermined type of...
8884146 Internet system for monitoring progress of a music student  
A method of utilizing the Internet to permit music teachers to measure and document the progress of their music students without infringing the copyright of the owners of the music the students...
8884148 Systems and methods for transforming character strings and musical input  
Systems and methods for transforming character strings and musical input are provided herein. According to some embodiments, methods for transforming character strings into musical output may...
8884144 Drum mounting and tuning system providing unhindered and isolated resonance  
Some embodiments provide a drum structural framework comprising a top shell mount, bottom shell mount, rod holders, and tension rods. The top shell mount and bottom shell mount are mounted to...
8884151 Electronic drum pad  
The present disclosure illustrates an electronic drum pad comprising: a base body having a frame rim protruding upwardly at an edge part of an upper surface thereof, and having a frame dike...
8886685 Navigating media content by groups  
Grouping media files via playlists on a computer-readable medium. One or more media files are selected according to a grouping criterion to define one or more playlists from the media files. A...
8884145 Percussion device for cajon  
A percussion device of a cajon includes a base with a bottom plate, two upright columns on the same side of the bottom plate, a pedal pivotally coupled to the bottom plate, a pivot horizontally...
8884150 Microphone array transducer for acoustical musical instrument  
A dipole microphone array is provided for an acoustical stringed instrument of the type having a body and a plurality of strings spaced from the body. The array includes a plurality of microphone...
8884143 Musical instrument  
Musical instrument having a hollow resonator, and a casing, wherein the resonator comprises a first part and a second part, with a coupling between the first part and the second part, the coupling...
8878040 Music support apparatus and music support system  
A music support apparatus includes: a display unit; a bar width calculating unit configured to set display widths of the plurality of bars at a constant width; a bar width correcting unit...