MIT guitar combines acoustics and electronics

A prototype guitar built by US student Amit Zoran combines the natural acoustics of wood with the power of electronic processing

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Since the current prototype doesn't have the on-board software, Zoran said that what is being heard is only 5 percent of the actual sound that can be produced by the guitar -- only the natural resonation of the each of the unique wood soundboards can be heard. Once the software is written, Zoran said that musicians will be able to experiment in ways never possible, such as "playing" a guitar that is the size of a skyscraper.

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