Cooperative Patent Classification


CPC Definition - Subclass G10G

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AIDS FOR MUSIC (teaching music G09B 15/00); SUPPORTS FOR MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS; OTHER AUXILIARY DEVICES OR ACCESSORIES FOR MUSIC OR MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS (metronomes G04F 5/02)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Musical aids, e.g., means for the representation of music, chord or note indicators for keyboards or fingerboards, means for transposing or transcribing music.

Recording music in notation form, e.g., recording the mechanical operation of a musical instrument.

Support means for musical instruments.

Other auxiliary devices or accessories, e.g., separate holders for resin or strings, conductor’s batons and tuning forks or like devices.

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Music stands

Non-musical aspects of musical toy instruments

Metronomes

Teaching music

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Musical toys per se

Page turners

Controlling humidity

Teaching music

Means for the representation of music
Definition statement

This place covers:

Electronic displays of sheet music.

Supports for musical instruments {(cellopins or components therefor G10D 3/003)}
References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Cellopins

Mountings for individual drums

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Stands or trestles

Other auxiliary devices or accessories, e.g. conductors' batons or separate holders for resin or strings
Definition statement

This place covers:

Music stands fixed to the musical instrument

Covers for musical instruments

Conductors' batons, majorettes' batons

Means for transporting musical instruments

Humidifiers used within musical instruments

Electronic tuning meters

{Carrying cases for musical instruments (interior fittings for luggage A45C 13/02)}
References
Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Luggage

Interior fittings for luggage

Carrying straps for travelling or camp articles

Carrying harnesses

Containers specially adapted to protect contents from mechanical damage

Tuning forks or like devices
References
Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Crystal Tuning Forks