Musical instrument

05.31.13
The Wheelharp delivers string-orchestra sounds via a mechanical keyboard
05.31.13

The Wheelharp delivers string-orchestra sounds via a mechanical keyboard

Currently up for $50,000 in funding on Kickstarter, the Wheelharp delivers the sounds of a chamber...

By S. Silbert,   05.31.13
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01.11.13
Jamstik portable MIDI guitar lets you play and learn on the iPad wirelessly
01.11.13

Jamstik portable MIDI guitar lets you play and learn on the iPad wirelessly

We heard from our friends over at TechCrunch (thanks, John Biggs!) that a company called Zivix has...

By R. Lai,   01.11.13
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10.25.12
Moog's LEV-96 sensoriactuator prototype wields touch control of 96 simultaneous harmonics, we go eyes-on (video)
10.25.12

Moog's LEV-96 sensoriactuator prototype wields touch control of 96 simultaneous harmonics, we go eyes-on (video)

Late last week, Moog outed its LEV-96 sensoriactuator prototype and offered a glimpse at its lates...

By B. Steele,   10.25.12
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10.19.12
Moog shows off LEV-96 sensoriactuator prototype on an acoustic guitar
10.19.12

Moog shows off LEV-96 sensoriactuator prototype on an acoustic guitar

Moogfest isn't happening for another week, but the synth-maker couldn't wait to take the wraps off...

By B. Heater,   10.19.12
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05.29.12
Futulele goes live for iPad, ukelele serenades just went multi-touch (video)
05.29.12

Futulele goes live for iPad, ukelele serenades just went multi-touch (video)

Futulele has come a long way since we saw it in March; it's now on the App Store and has put on a...

By J. Fingas,   05.29.12
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03.29.12
Incident Tech's gTar gets teased, remains largely silent (video)
03.29.12

Incident Tech's gTar gets teased, remains largely silent (video)

What you see above is the gTar, an upcoming electronic musical instrument from Bay Area-based startu...

By B. Heater,   03.29.12
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03.16.12
PatchWerk lets you control a monstrous modular synth with your browser (video)
03.16.12

PatchWerk lets you control a monstrous modular synth with your browser (video)

The Paradiso Synthesizer at the MIT Museum might be the largest homemade instrument of its type. Th...

By T. O'Brien,   03.16.12
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03.07.12
Sphero + keyboard + iPad = cacophonous synthy fun (video)
03.07.12

Sphero + keyboard + iPad = cacophonous synthy fun (video)

If you're not familiar with Shapesynth, it's a pretty sweet little synthesizer app for iOS that let...

By T. O'Brien,   03.07.12
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01.23.12
Teenage Engineering introduces Oplab musical prototyping platform
01.23.12

Teenage Engineering introduces Oplab musical prototyping platform

After finally getting the OP-1 up for order last January, Teenage Engineering is getting its second...

By T. O'Brien,   01.23.12
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