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AUTOMATIC MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS (non-musical aspects of toy instruments A63H 5/00; sound recording or reproducing G11B; working in association with recording or reproducing apparatus G11B 31/02)
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Automatic musical instruments, e.g., pianofortes, musical boxes, carillons and barrel organs.

Independent players for keyboard instruments.

Details or accessories thereof.

References relevant to classification in this subclass
This subclass/group does not cover:
Non-musical aspects of musical toy instruments
Arrangements for the associated working of recording or reproducing apparatus with automatic musical instruments
Informative references
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:
Musical toys per se
Organs, harmoniums or like; wind actuated musical instruments
Pianos, harpsichords, spinets or similar stringed musical instruments with one or more keyboards
Stringed musical instruments; Wind musical instruments; Accordions or concertinas; Percussion musical instruments; Musical instruments not otherwise provided for
Aids for music; Supports for musical instruments
Other separate auxiliary devices or accessories
Electrophonic musical instruments; Instruments in which the tones are generated by electromechanical means or electronic generators, or in which the tones are synthesised from a data store
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