Like a traditional model, this guitar features strings for fingerpicking and strumming. But on the fretboard it has buttons that play entire chords with a single touch. Pair it with our companion mobile app so you can play songs virtually instantly, rather than having to master awkward finger positions.
With so many options to choose from, the hardest part of recreating your favorite music is picking which song to play first. Our companion mobile app enables you to find lyrics and chords instantly, which can be followed via an intuitive karaoke-style display.
You’ll be surprised how easily you will start to express yourself musically. Whether you’re writing a song or just jamming away, your last 30 minutes will always be recorded. So it’s easy to play back a tune or share something special with friends and family online.
Brian is a lifelong musician who studied piano and music theory for 9 years at The Juilliard School’s Pre-College Division in New York City. His business career has spanned software, consumer marketing, finance and cleantech, with roles at Microsoft, Expedia.com, Procter & Gamble, Disney, and Masdar. Brian has a Bachelors of Science in Economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Mark has been making hardware, software, and portals for music, media, and computer graphics since his first engineering jobs as a teenager. He’s a veteran of both corporate roles and numerous startups. He’s served a diverse set of clients including Pixar, National Geographic, The Bank of NY, the US Federal Reserve, and U.S. Naval Intelligence— wherever he can passionately create solutions which make a real difference for users and stakeholders alike.
Andrew has been an avid consumer hardware enthusiast since he took apart his father's SLR camera as a toddler. He graduated from New York University with a degree in Economics. Since then, he's had various roles in business development, product management, and economic consulting with companies including CNET, Analysis Group, Massdrop, and Indiegogo. Throughout his career he has been passionate about leveraging technology to democratize access to capital, technical careers, consumer products, and now music.
Chris’ core skills are centered on product design, development and mechanical engineering, rounded with experience in industrial design, brand strategy, marketing, and business development. His experience spans working for hardware startups such as Athos, to consulting on design programs with blue chip clients at IDEO. With 11+ years leading design and development of consumer hardware products from concept to shelf, he brings the experience required to get products to market efficiently.
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