Read more about the musician and inventor who created the Stick and the innovative Free Hands method used to play his instruments.
Emmett's own account of how this revolutionary new method of playing stringed instruments came to be, first published by Electronic Musician Magazine.
Since the first production model was sold in 1974, Emmett has continued to refine and improve his original Stick design adding new instrument models.
An article written by Jim Reilly for the UK publication, Bass Guitar Magazine in issue 6/2003.
by Emmett Chapman Reprint from Free Hands and Gordon Baird’s "Musician, Player and Listener", July 1976.
Jim Reilly's biography of Emmett