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PostPosted: Fri Dec 19, 2003 4:07 pm    Post subject: Alternate Controllers Reply with quote  Mark this post and the followings unread

Alternate Controllers at Starr Labs

What the #$%#$ is a Ztar?

The Z-tar is an electronic musical instrument that you connect via a MIDI cable to synthesizers, samplers, sequencers, and computers. The main difference between the Z-tar and other MIDI guitar controllers is that there are no strings on the neck. Instead, the fingerboard is actually a specialized keyboard with a touch-sensitive key each note position. You can play the Z-tar like a guitar where you fret with one hand and strum with the other hand, or you can tap the fingerboard keys to play them as you would a keyboard, only you’re playing the same scales and fingerings that you use on guitar.


The Ztar is not a guitar. It does not replace a guitar. It helps a guitarist play synthesizers and play into computers.



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