Switch between Guitar, Violin, Piano, and Drums at the press of a button. Four user presets offer the ability to mix + match modes, methods, tunings, and sounds.
This is not a guitar
It's the first MIDI controller that lets you strum, bow, tap, slide, and drum any sound on a single interface.
YES, IT WORKS WITH THAT
With built-in speakers, all-day battery life, direct iOS connection, and MIDI MPE compatibility, the award-winning INSTRUMENT 1 has opened a new category of production, performance, and play.
Los Angeles-based guitarist, producer, and social media sorceress Annie Shred combines her love of technical metal with electronic music, creating a sound that's entirely her own. Using her muscle memory of the guitar neck, Annie is able to integrate the Artiphon INSTRUMENT 1 seamlessly into her productions, playing screaming synth leads in a torrent of tapping, strumming, and bowing.
Dance-pop producer and one-man band, Robert DeLong, will be the first to tell you that he loves MIDI, just ask him to show you his tattoo. He’s a maximalist who surrounds himself with as much gear as possible.
We're so pleased to debut our latest Artiphon Session with Nashville-based hip hop guitarist Kelly Janae. Using her impressive guitar chops, Kelley has used INSTRUMENT 1 to craft her unique musical voice and share it with the masses on the internet.
The Artiphon INSTRUMENT 1 is a new kind of digital instrument that adapts to the way you play. It’s the first MIDI controller that lets you strum, slide, tap, and drum any sound on a single interface.