InstaChord

InstaChord is a stand-alone electrical instrument and MIDI input device to play chords.

It has a simple interface that anyone can play easily.
Can play about 140 chords with just 2 fingers.

overview of instachord

Only one finger

Its LCD screen shows “Diatonic chords”. ( ex. In the key of C: C, Dm, Em, F, G, Am, Bm) This display indicates the function of “Root Button”.
You can select “Diatonic chords” by only one finger.

Root button

Swap button

The definitive feature of InstaChord is “Swap Button”.

Swap button

If you hold the “Swap Button” , you can swap “Major” and “Minor” to play “Non-diatonic chords”. (ex. E, Fm, A…etc.) Of course, it also has “7th”, “sus4”, “dim”, and other chords.
It also effective for learning chord theory.

3 ways to play

Its ideal shape allows the player to play as if holding a guitar or setting up a keyboard. You can make sound by 3 ways ‘Strum‘, ‘Hit‘, or ‘Press‘.

It also can be used to play various kinds of tones as other instruments, such as a piano, violin, synthesizer in your own fashion.

No.NameWay
00EASY-GuitarStrum
01Ac.-Guitar
02E-Gt. Clean
03E-Gt. Power
04UKULELE
05PIANOHit
06E-PIANO
07BRIGHT PAD
08ORGAN
09BRASSPress
10FLUTE
11Synthe PAD
12DRUMHit

This list is tone of prototype. With product version, you can edit the tone pattern from 128 GM sound set.

InstaChord is patent pending product.