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Sleeping Beautiesshare
Electric guitar masterpieces - deactivated and sent to a 100 year sleep.

The Sleeping Beauties project was conceived out of a desire to preserve humanity's expression through music. In 2016, I attended a lecture on AI given by a famous researcher. At the beginning of the lecture, the speaker explained that the background music playing during the reception was entirely produced by AI. I was shocked by this fact; the music was really nice and I couldn't tell any difference from "human-made" music.

My mind was spinning; I was afraid that in 100 years, man-made music would be completely gone. What would be the point of AI music other than "audio decoration"? What if humanity forgets how to express itself through music? The deepest soul-connected human expression and communication skill would regress. And maybe die.

I had a deep desire to fight this future scenario, so I came up with the idea to build and deliver electric guitars into the future! The idea of the Sleeping Beauties was born.

The Sleeping Beauties - unique electric guitars made out of the finest tone woods combined with exceptional materials. Musical instrument masterpieces of highest sound quality tuned the first time and enjoyed for just a few minutes. Then temporarily declared as art and sent to sleep for 100 years.

The jack - the connection of the electric guitar to the music world - is sealed off for 100 years. The electric guitar's purpose is sent to the future like astronauts in cryosleep. But the wake-up-date is clearly specified. A countdown of 36500 days until the guitar will sing again...

“The Sleeping Beauties are meaningful legacies to pass on to our grandchildren and great-grandchildren. They transport the powerful cultural energy of the electric guitar's golden age which we have to communicate to future generations! The future owners who will wake up the Sleeping Beauties in 100 years will receive an important message!"
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