Jambé Electronic Percussion Instrument Performance Demos


At the 2016 NAMM Show, SensorPoint is showing the Jambé electronic percussion instrument,

The Jambé combines high-resolution sensing and an embedded computer with high-definition sound kits.

It was originally introduced at last year’s show, but is now available for pre-order.

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ZOOM Announces ARQ Drum Machine, Sequencer, Synthesizer, Looper & MIDI Controller


At the 2016 NAMM Show, Zoom has introduced the ARQ – a drum machine, sequencer, synthesizer, looper, and MIDI controller with a built-in accelerometer.

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ROLI Reveals Seaboard RISE 49 , A 4-Octave MPE Controller


Music creation startup ROLI today introduced the Seaboard RISE 49, the four-octave model of its Seaboard RISE controller, during Media Preview Day at the 2016 NAMM Show. Featuring a larger playing surface, the Rise 49 introduction comes about four months after the debut of the two-octave Rise 25, and expands the family of Seaboard RISE controllers.
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