Instruments

Design 3D Print an Entire Musical Instrument Collection

Makers can now download printable files for functional percussion instruments from Thingiverse

Technology Acoustic Guitar Aesthetic That Offers Digital Effects

ToneWood-Amp, or Twamp, is a phone-sized box that lets electric guitarists get the effects they want from an acoustic instrument

Design Circuit Boards Turn Any Object Into An Electronic Instrument [Video]

Ototo lets you build musical instruments with minimal knowledge.

Electrically Charged Ink Plays Songs Like Musical Instruments [Pics]

The music kit that allows kids to draw their own musical instruments and compose their own symphonies.

Design Volcanic Ash Keyboards Imagine Technology From The Distant Past [Pics]

Pharrell Williams and artist Daniel Arsham collaborate to create a set of fossilized instruments.

Design Instruments Use Natural Human Movements To Make Music [Video]

Pietr-Jan Pietr's Sound on Intuition lets you march to the beat of your own heart.

Design Child Orchestra Performs With Instruments Made Of Trash

Kids in Paraguay learn to play music using repurposed trash from surrounding landfills.

Technology Hand-Held Scanner Plays Sheet Music In Real-Time

The Gocen is a small device that can translate handwritten notes into music and can even change instruments.

Technology Compose A Song With Friends On Google Chrome With New ‘Jam’ Tool

The new experiment lets you create live music with up to three people in different locations.

Syndicated Projecting Illuminated Art & The First Electric Instrument [PechaKucha]

Today's journey through the PechaKucha archives bring uncover presentations that traces the unveiling of the first electronic instrument dating back to 1750.

Instrument Uses Ball Bearings To Generate Music

Bearings Glocken is a Japanese made instrument that automatically plays the glockenspiel.

Design (Video) Mutant Instrument: Diego Stocco's Experibass

Genius sound designer Diego Stocco has come up with yet another innovative project.