Category Changes: Musical Instruments

October 2015 : Musical Instruments & Gear

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Change TypeExplanation
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New category added
CombineTwo categories merged into one
RenameCategory renamed
MoveCategory moved within structure
Move & RenameCategory moved & renamed

Cat NameCat IDComment
-Musical Instruments & Gear619 
  Accordion & Concertina16218Combined into [Other Wind & Woodwind-624]
 -Brass16212 
   Alto Horns101554Renamed from [Alto Horn]
   Baritones179014Renamed from [Baritone]
   Bugles75557Renamed from [Bugle]
   Cornets41396Renamed from [Cornet]
   Euphoniums159943Renamed from [Euphonium]
   Flugelhorns64374Renamed from [Flugelhorn]
   French Horns16215Renamed from [French Horn]
   Mellophones159945Renamed from [Mellophone]
   Sousaphones159944Renamed from [Sousaphone]
   Trombones16216Renamed from [Trombone]
   Trumpets16214Renamed from [Trumpet]
   Tubas179015Renamed from [Tuba]
   Parts & Accessories41398Renamed from [Parts, Accessories]
   Other Brass Instruments620 
 -Guitars & Basses3858Renamed from [Guitar]
   Acoustic33021 
   Acoustic Electric22966 
   Bass4713 
  +Beginner Packages84659 
   Classical119544 
   Electric33034 
   Resonator181219New Category
   Lap & Pedal Steel Guitars181220New Category
   Cigar Box Guitars181221New Category
   Bass Amplifiers64397Combined into [Guitar Amplifiers-38072]
  -Guitar Amplifiers38072 
    Acoustic121154Combined into [Guitar Amplifiers-38072]
    Electric10171Combined into [Guitar Amplifiers-38072]
    Speaker Cabinets170603Combined into [Guitar Amplifiers-38072]
    Parts & Accessories43375Combined into [Guitar Amplifiers-38072]
    Other Guitar Amplifiers121161Combined into [Guitar Amplifiers-38072]
   Guitar Builder/Luthier Supply47067Renamed from [Guitar Builder/ Luthier Supply]
  -Novelty & Gifts64407Combined into [Guitars & Basses-3858]
    Apparel64408Combined into [Clothing & Uniforms-106454]
    Ads85852Combined into [Musical Instruments-165255]
    Mini Guitars68178Combined into [Miniatures-66518]
    Pins64414Combined into [Music, Musicians-149381]
    Other Guitar Novelties & Gifts64415Combined into [Other Guitars-621]
  -Parts & Accessories180009 
    Cables47075 
    Capos33050 
    Cases41408 
    Effects Pedals41410Combined into [Effects Pedals-181222]
   -Effects Pedals181222New Category
     Bass41411Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Boards & Cases41412Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Chorus41413Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Compressors & Sustainers41414Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Custom159952Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Delay, Echo & Reverb41415Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Distortion & Overdrive41416Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Filter & Modulation101973Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Flangers41417Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Fuzz41418Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Loopers & Samplers101974Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Multi-Effects41419Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Phasers & Shifters41420Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Power Supplies101975Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Processors41421Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Wah & Volume41422Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
     Other Guitar Effects Pedals22669Moved from [Effects Pedals-41410]
    Footrests148640 
    Guitar Parts159953Combined into [Guitar Parts-181223]
   -Guitar Parts181223New Category
     Bodies41406Moved from [Guitar Parts-159953]
     Bridges41407Moved from [Guitar Parts-159953]
     Capacitors170605Moved from [Guitar Parts-159953]
     Knobs, Jacks, Switches47076Moved from [Guitar Parts-159953]
     Necks41423Moved from [Guitar Parts-159953]
     Nuts101976Moved from [Guitar Parts-159953]
     Pickguards41424Moved from [Guitar Parts-159953]
     Pickups22670Moved from [Guitar Parts-159953]
     Plates85856Moved from [Guitar Parts-159953]
     Saddles101977Moved from [Guitar Parts-159953]
     Tremolos148648Moved from [Guitar Parts-159953]
     Tuning Pegs41434Moved from [Guitar Parts-159953]
     Other Guitar Parts46678Moved from [Guitar Parts-159953]
    Picks46682 
    Polishes & Cleaners46680 
    Slides85857 
    Stands & Hangers22671 
    Straps46677 
   -Strings41431 
     Acoustic20987Combined into [Strings-41431]
     Bass41432Combined into [Strings-41431]
     Electric41433Combined into [Strings-41431]
     Other Guitar Strings47616Combined into [Strings-41431]
    Tuners22672 
    Other Guitar Parts & Accs7266 
   Travel Guitars159948 
   Vintage (Pre-1980)118978Combined into [Other Vintage Guitars-118994]
   Other Guitars621 
 -Percussion180012Relocated within Parent
   Cymbals41441 
  -Drums38092Combined into [Drums-181227]
    World Drums47085Combined into [Other World Drums-181245]
  -Drums181227New Category
    Bass38093Moved from [Drums-38092]
    Electronic Drums38069Moved from [Drums-38092]
    Snare Drums38095Moved from [Drums-38092] Renamed from [Snare]
    Toms38096Moved from [Drums-38092]
    Sets & Kits38097Moved from [Drums-38092]
    Other Drums10175Moved from [Drums-38092]
  -World Drums181228New Category
    Bodhráns/Irish Drums93771New Category
    Bongos181229New Category
    Cajons181230New Category
    Congas181231New Category
    Darbukas181232New Category
    Dhols181233New Category
    Dholaks181234New Category
    Djembes181235New Category
    Handpans181236New Category
    Ibo Drums181237New Category
    Mridangams181238New Category
    Steel Drums181239New Category
    Surdos181240New Category
    Tablas181241New Category
    Talking Drums181242New Category
    Tamboras181243New Category
    Parts & Accessories181244New Category
    Other World Drums181245New Category
  -Hand Percussion181246New Category
    Kalimbas148620New Category
    Jew's Harps148621New Category
    Shakers & Blocks47090Moved from [Percussion-180012]
    Singing Bowls39178New Category
    Tambourines41457Moved from [Percussion-180012]
    Parts & Accessories181247New Category
    Other Hand Percussion181248New Category
  -Orchestral Percussion181249New Category
    Bells & Chimes41440Moved from [Percussion-180012]
    Gongs181250New Category
    Timpani181251New Category
    Xylophones, Vibes & Marimbas41458Moved from [Percussion-180012]
    Parts & Accessories181252New Category
    Other Orchestral Percussion181253New Category
   Parts & Accessories180013Combined into [Parts & Accessories-181254]
  -Parts & Accessories181254New Category
    Bags & Cases41449Moved from [Parts & Accessories-180013]
    Heads41450Moved from [Parts & Accessories-180013]
    Hoops & Rims41451Moved from [Parts & Accessories-180013]
    Mounts & Assembly Hardware47089Moved from [Parts & Accessories-180013]
    Pedals41452Moved from [Parts & Accessories-180013]
    Practice Pads47579Moved from [Parts & Accessories-180013]
    Stands41453Moved from [Parts & Accessories-180013]
    Sticks & Brushes41456Moved from [Parts & Accessories-180013]
    Stools & Thrones47084Moved from [Parts & Accessories-180013]
    Other Percussion Parts & Accs10173Moved from [Parts & Accessories-180013]
   Vintage, Pre-1980119014Combined into [Other Vintage Percussion-181192]
   Other Percussion622 
 -Pianos, Keyboards & Organs180010Relocated within Parent
   Electronic Keyboards38088 
   Organs16219 
   Pianos43393Combined into [Other Pianos-16220]
  -Pianos181225New Category
    Grand, Baby Grand43376Moved from [Pianos-43393]
    Digital85860Moved from [Pianos-43393]
    Upright43377Moved from [Pianos-43393]
    Other Pianos16220Moved from [Pianos-43393]
  -Folk & World181489New Category
    Accordions181269New Category
    Concertinas181270New Category
    Harmoniums181274New Category
    Other Folk & World181490New Category
   Parts & Accessories180011Combined into [Other Parts & Accessories-21766]
  -Parts & Accessories181224New Category
    Piano Stools117049Moved from [Pianos, Keyboards & Organs-180010]
    Keyboard Cases148727Moved from [Pianos, Keyboards & Organs-180010]
    Keyboard Covers148725New Category
    Keyboard Stands47042New Category
    Pedals148728New Category
    Piano Lamps148726New Category
    Other Parts & Accessories21766New Category
   Other Pianos & Keyboards1289 
 +Pro Audio Equipment180014Relocated within Parent
 +Instruction Books, CDs & Video47043 
 +Karaoke Entertainment175696 
 +Sheet Music & Song Books180015 
 +Stage Lighting & Effects12922 
 -String180016 
  -Orchestral181281New Category
    Upright Basses16222Moved from [String-180016] Renamed from [Bass-Upright]
    Cellos10178Moved from [String-180016] Renamed from [Cello]
    Violas16225Moved from [String-180016] Renamed from [Viola]
   -Violins38107Moved from [String-180016] Renamed from [Violin]
     Acoustic100233Combined into [Violins-38107]
     Electric100234Combined into [Violins-38107]
    Parts & Accessories38106Moved from [String-180016]
  -Folk & World181282New Category
    Autoharps & Zithers16221Moved from [String-180016] Renamed from [Autoharp & Zither]
    Balalaikas181283New Category
    Banjos10177Moved from [String-180016] Renamed from [Banjo]
    Bouzoukis/Mandolas101567Moved from [String-180016] Renamed from [Bouzouki/ Mandola]
    Erhus181284New Category
    Guzhengs181285New Category
    Harps & Dulcimers16223Moved from [String-180016] Renamed from [Harp & Dulcimer]
    Lutes112676Moved from [String-180016] Renamed from [Lute]
    Mandolins10179Moved from [String-180016] Renamed from [Mandolin]
    Ouds181286New Category
    Pipas181287New Category
    Rebabs181288New Category
    Sarods181289New Category
    Sazs181290New Category
    Sitars112677Moved from [String-180016] Renamed from [Sitar]
    Setars181291New Category
    Ukuleles16224Moved from [String-180016] Renamed from [Ukulele]
    Parts & Accessories181292New Category
   Other String Instruments623 
 -Wind & Woodwind10181Renamed from [Woodwind]
  -Band & Orchestral181267New Category
    Bassoons16227Moved from [Wind & Woodwind-10181] Renamed from [Bassoon]
   -Clarinets47096Moved from [Wind & Woodwind-10181] Renamed from [Clarinet]
     Alto159957Combined into [Clarinets-47096]
     Bass159958Combined into [Clarinets-47096]
     Bb Soprano47098Combined into [Clarinets-47096]
     Accessories164784Combined into [Parts & Accessories-47097]
     Other Clarinets10182Combined into [Clarinets-47096]
    Flutes10183Moved from [Wind & Woodwind-10181] Renamed from [Flute]
    Oboes112678Moved from [Wind & Woodwind-10181] Renamed from [Oboe]
    Piccolos16229Moved from [Wind & Woodwind-10181] Renamed from [Piccolo]
    Recorders16230Moved from [Wind & Woodwind-10181] Renamed from [Recorder]
   -Saxophones16231Moved from [Wind & Woodwind-10181] Renamed from [Saxophone]
     Alto16232Combined into [Saxophones-16231]
     Baritone, Bass16233Combined into [Saxophones-16231]
     Soprano16203Combined into [Saxophones-16231]
     Tenor16234Combined into [Saxophones-16231]
     Accessories38112Combined into [Parts & Accessories-47097]
     Other Saxophones10184Combined into [Saxophones-16231]
    Parts & Accessories47097Moved from [Wind & Woodwind-10181]
  -Folk & World181268New Category
    Bagpipes16226Moved from [Wind & Woodwind-10181]
    Didgeridoos90849Moved from [Wind & Woodwind-10181] Renamed from [Didgeridoo]
    Dizis181271New Category
    Duduks181272New Category
    Guans181273New Category
   -Harmonicas47078Moved from [Musical Instruments & Gear-619] Renamed from [Harmonica]
     Contemporary47079Combined into [Harmonicas-47078]
     Parts & Accessories16228Combined into [Parts & Accessories-181280]
    Hulusis181275New Category
    Kavals181276New Category
    Melodicas178976Moved from [Wind & Woodwind-10181] Renamed from [Melodica]
    Neys181277New Category
    Ocarinas180017Moved from [Wind & Woodwind-10181] Renamed from [Ocarina]
    Panflutes181278New Category
    Shakuhachis181279New Category
    Whistles91502Moved from [Wind & Woodwind-10181]
    Parts & Accessories181280New Category
   Other Wind & Woodwind624Renamed from [Other Woodwind Instruments]
   Vintage (Pre-1980)119028Combined into [Other Vintage Woodwind-181218]
 +Equipment180008Relocated within Parent
 -Vintage Musical Instruments181162New Category
  -Vintage Brass118974Moved from [Brass-16212] Renamed from [Vintage (Pre-1980)]
    Baritones181158New Category
    Bugles181159New Category
    Cornets159946Renamed from [Cornet]
    Mellophones181156New Category
    Sousaphones181157New Category
    Trombones118976Renamed from [Trombone]
    Trumpets118975Renamed from [Trumpet]
    Tubas181160New Category
    Parts & Accessories181161New Category
    Other Vintage Brass118977Renamed from [Other Vint. Brass Instruments]
  -Vintage Guitars181163New Category
    Acoustic118979Moved from [Vintage (Pre-1980)-118978]
    Bass118984Moved from [Vintage (Pre-1980)-118978]
    Classical181164New Category
    Electric118985Moved from [Vintage (Pre-1980)-118978]
    Resonator181165New Category
    Lap & Steel Guitars181166New Category
    Cigar Box Guitars181167New Category
    Guitar Amplifiers118983Moved from [Vintage (Pre-1980)-118978]
    Parts181168New Category
    Accessories181169New Category
    Other Vintage Guitars118994Moved from [Vintage (Pre-1980)-118978]
  -Vintage Percussion181170New Category
    Cymbals181171New Category
   -Drums181172New Category
     Bass181173New Category
     Electronic Drums181174New Category
     Snare Drums181175New Category
     Toms181176New Category
     Sets & Kits181177New Category
     Parts & Accessories181178New Category
    World Drums181179New Category
   -Hand Percussion181180New Category
     Shakers & Blocks181181New Category
     Tambourines181182New Category
     Kalimbas181183New Category
     Singing Bowls181184New Category
     Jew's Harps181185New Category
     Parts & Accessories181186New Category
   -Orchestral Percussion181187New Category
     Xylophones, Vibes & Marimbas181188New Category
     Gongs181189New Category
     Bells & Chimes181190New Category
     Parts & Accessories181191New Category
    Other Vintage Percussion181192New Category
  -Vintage Pianos & Keyboards181193New Category
    Electronic Keyboards181194New Category
    Organs181195New Category
   -Pianos181196New Category
     Grand, Baby Grand181197New Category
     Upright181198New Category
     Digital181199New Category
     Player159954Moved from [Pianos-43393]
     Player Piano Rolls178895Moved from [Pianos, Keyboards & Organs-180010]
     Parts & Accessories181200New Category
   -Folk & World181491New Category
     Accordions181211New Category
     Concertinas181213New Category
     Parts & Accessories181492New Category
    Other Vintage Pianos181201New Category
  -Vintage String119023Moved from [String-180016] Renamed from [Vintage (Pre-1980)]
   -Orchestral181255New Category
     Cellos181257New Category
     Upright Basses181256New Category
     Violas181258New Category
     Violins119026Moved from [Vintage String-119023] Renamed from [Violin]
     Parts & Accessories181259New Category
   -Folk & World181260New Category
     Autoharps & Zithers181261New Category
     Balalaikas181262New Category
     Banjos119024Moved from [Vintage String-119023] Renamed from [Banjo]
     Harps & Dulcimers181263New Category
     Lutes181264New Category
     Mandolins181265New Category
     Ukuleles119025Moved from [Vintage String-119023] Renamed from [Ukulele]
     Parts & Accessories181266New Category
    Other Vintage String119027Renamed from [Other Vint. String Instruments]
  -Vintage Woodwind181202New Category
   -Band & Orchestral181203New Category
     Bassoons181204New Category
     Clarinets119029Moved from [Clarinets-47096] Renamed from [Vintage (Pre-1980)]
     Flutes181205New Category
     Oboes181206New Category
     Piccolos181207New Category
     Recorders181208New Category
     Saxophones119030Moved from [Saxophones-16231] Renamed from [Vintage (Pre-1980)]
     Parts & Accessories181209New Category
   -Folk & World181210New Category
     Bagpipes181212New Category
     Harmonicas119095Moved from [Harmonicas-47078] Renamed from [Vintage (Pre-1980)]
     Melodicas181214New Category
     Ocarinas181215New Category
     Whistles181216New Category
     Parts & Accessories181217New Category
    Other Vintage Woodwind181218New Category
  Wholesale Lots52555 
  Other Musical Instruments308 




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