Haunted by the curse of Herbie Hancock– the unfortunate law of the universe that guys always look stupid playing the keytar? (While there are plenty of memorable keytar goddesses, Herbie Hancock is the only guy, ever, to look cool playing the keytar.)
From the looks of it, the Ambidextro Keytar will do nothing to help with this problem – but it still might be twice as cool as regular keytars.
Here’s what designer Wilson Wen-Cheng Liang has to say about it:
Traditional keytars prevent musicians from performing with both hands, leaving the left hand doing nothing.
The innovative double-sided key design of the Ambidextro gives the musicians the ability to fully express their talent.
The infographic below explains the unique controller technology behind the Ambidextro keytar.
As a design concept, the Ambidextro Keytar is interesting – but it would also require learning a completely new playing technique.
Is the Ambidextro Keytar double the keytar fun? Check it out and let us know what you think!