The latest found at Max Battaglia at Givingshape Design Studio. This design replaces strings with a multi-touch screen, allowing the user to adjust the number of “strings” and frets, as well as tuning and sound effects. A wireless command center that permits endless customization and infinite possibilities of expression.
Hyper Touch Guitar is a new way of thinking electric guitar making it fully customizable and adaptable to musician needs.
No more strings, but a multi-touch screen that allows infinite possibilities of expression through the perfect instrument customization.
Guitarist will be able to change as the number of strings, the number of frets, tuning, sound effects etc..
The guitar becomes a wireless command center in wich completely manage your music.
The design mantains the iconic shape of the standard electric guitar exalting and improving it.
Some controls (tone, volume and tremolo) are mantained for more rapid and intuitive use.
Hyper touch guitar is patent pending
More at http://www.givingshape.it/
- Groove on the move with the wireless Hyper Touch Guitar concept (gizmag.com)
- Electric Hyper Touch Guitar Replaces The Strings with Multi-Touch Screen (artaffactory.wordpress.com)
- Hyper Touch Guitar takes the strings out of six string (dvice.com)
- Hyper Touch Guitar has no strings attached (slashgear.com)
- “Electric Hyper Touch Guitar Replaces The Strings with Multi-Touch Screen” and related posts (tuvie.com)