Welcome to the online
home of Barbera Transducer Systems.
We Craft Ultra High Performance Pickups for musicians worldwide for steel string and nylon string Acoustic Guitar, Violin, Upright Bass, Electric Violins, Cello and Electric Cellos with
separate transducers for each string.
Barbera Transducer Systems is a specialized company
devoted to the development and production of the finest quality pickups available for acoustic guitar, (nylon string and steel string) violin, electric violins, upright bass and cello. Our approach to making high end pickups
is through a combination of musical instrument craftsmanship, innovative
electro acoustic design concepts and precision production techniques.
It is our belief that a pickup should be a fine quality
musical instrument component in its own right and not simply an add on electronic gadget.
We've been making, custom
quality transducers and pickups for violin, electric violins, cellos, and upright
basses since 1986. We consider pickup making an art and have been continually refining our pickup designs and craft over the last 27 years. This makes BTS pickups truly unique and in a class by themselves in their level of sophistication, quality and performance.
Multi-Transducer Bridges are for the discriminating
performer who wants the very best amplified sound possible for their
Through their advanced design and construction,
Barbera multi-transducer pickups empower a stringed instrument to be able to project a great tone in virtually any musical situation. They provide full range, high fidelity sound
quality and they bring tonal richness, focused clarity, balance and power
of projection to an instrument's amplified voice. These are qualities
which enhance the experience of performing, allowing the player to relax
and focus on creating music, while comfortably projecting their sound
without having to struggle to be heard.
We sell directly to musicians worldwide. We also provide pickups to fine makers of stringed musical instruments like Guild Guitars, Cordoba Guitars, Buscarino Guitars, Sand guitars, Benedetto Guitars, Sadowski Guitars, Wood violins, Jordan Violins and many others. Contact us to have a BTS pickup made for your instrument. Upgrade and dramatically
transform your present Acoustic Guitar, Violin, Electric Violin, Acoustic
Violin, Cello, Electric Cello and Upright Bass
with a Barbera Multi-Transducer violin Bridge Pickup.
Soloist acoustic guitar pickups provide hi fidelity tonal clarity, balanced string outputs and unequaled power of projection. Solist saddles are passive (no batteries or electronics in the guitar) and acoustically trasparent (do no harm to the acoustic performance of the guitar. Soloist saddles are equally effective on Steel string guitars..
and nylon string guitars.
and archtop guitars.