There are many reasons that make the silent bouzouki a truly useful innovation. Patend, numbered 1004879.
It offers the same characteristics as the traditional bouzouki, as far as the feel is concerned.
It is played in exactly the same way as the normal bouzouki, but differs in that it is not as loud, because of the lack of the bowl.
A plastic belt has been installed instead, so that the size of the back is simulated for support and functionality.
It may be used by those who want to play music either for practicing or entertainment without annoying others around them
It offers the sentation of the electric sound with the use of the pickup
It can connect to:
1. Headphones directly on the instrument's electrical system
2. An amplifier or console
It is distorion and buzz free on greater volumes. Therefore it is ideal to play with in larger halls, as well as for studio recording. SAMPLE
The professional players can use the headphones as a personal monitor, with the instrument being simultaneously connected to the console
Prototype electronic system "TAP"
(pickup - preamplifier) offers the following adjustment knobs:
3.Bass and treble equalizer