Piezo Bow

Music Technology
Piezo Bow


From the MAKE Flickr pool – Member Ncgoth mounted a piezo contact mic on a bow used for upright bass. The results are delicate and detailed. –Link
“Bowlistening” sample –Link

Musical instruments are great candidates for modding. Adding functionality and novelty to a tool used specifically for personal expression is n excellent way revitalize creativity. Have you modified an old guitar/drumkit/bassoon/etc. in an unusual way that changes its sound or interface? Share your pics on the Make Flickr pool.

Build the Cigar Box Guitar with Piezo Pickup – Link

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