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In all other cases you should see a musical instrument, a musical interface, a sound sculpture making music, a weird musical instrument, an odd musical instrument, an experimental musical instrument.

You can also find information about builders of musical instruments or artists using some of the strangest musical instruments you can find on earth. Just browse this pages to find some of the novelty instruments and get some inspiration to make your own musical instruments or sound machines and let me know.

The Arc
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The Arc is a monochord musical instrument that is derived from the Aeolian instruments. The instrument is mostly bowed but can be plucked.

The pitch of the generated tone can be changed in different ways. The body of the instrument can be flexed which lowers the pitch to produce extreme bass sounds. Another way of changing the pitch is by using the instrument with a slide using glass tubes.

The instrument has a pickup at one end so the signal can be modelled, amplified and transformed.


Max playing the Arc
UK
UK
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Max Eastley
Max Eastley
sound sculpture artist
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Max playing the Arc