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Interlocking Instruments

The Monday Morning Travel Guitar Hits a Note With Musicians Everywhere

— February 3, 2010 — Art & Design
If you are a guitarist (or play any instrument at all, for that matter) you know the most challenging part isn’t learning the songs, it’s lugging the gear everywhere. As a drummer, I know this burden all too well. Well, Swedish designer Mario Rohner was brilliant enough to come up with a concept that was previously thought un-doable: he created a collapsible guitar.

His Monday Morning Travel Guitar was built into separate parts and with the unique cutaway design, allows the player to put his or her axe into a small backpack.

The really amazing part of the Monday Morning Travel Guitar is that even with its breakable design, it doesn’t lose any of its playability, something that only the finest engineer and musician could create.
Trend Themes
1. Collapsible Instruments - The trend of creating collapsible instruments opens up opportunities for musicians to easily transport their gear without sacrificing quality.
2. Portable Music Gear - The trend of designing portable music gear allows musicians to have their instruments and equipment readily accessible on the go.
3. Innovative Instrument Design - The trend of innovative instrument design introduces new possibilities for musicians to explore unique sounds and techniques.
Industry Implications
1. Musical Instrument Manufacturing - The musical instrument manufacturing industry can capitalize on the trend of collapsible instruments by developing and producing compact yet high-quality instruments for musicians on the move.
2. Music Accessories - The music accessories industry can tap into the trend of portable music gear by creating and selling convenient accessories that allow musicians to easily transport and use their instruments.
3. Music Education - The music education industry can take advantage of the trend of innovative instrument design by incorporating these unique instruments into their curriculum, providing students with opportunities to learn and experiment.
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