Goods Classified Under Trademark Class 15: Musical Instruments

Goods Classified Under Trademark Class 15: Musical Instruments

A trademark protects your company’s identifying marks so that no other company can use them. The term “Trademark Classes” or “Trademark Classification” signifies the categories under which a service provider or owner can obtain Trademark Registration in India.

Trademark is segregated in 45 different classes according to the NICE classification which is also known as International Certification of Goods and Services. Among those 45 classes, 34 classes come under Goods section and 11 classes come under Services section. Each class shows a specific category of Goods and Services.

Trademark Class 15 concerns to Musical Instruments such as accordions, bagpipes, balalaikas [stringed musical instruments], bamboo whistles, bandonions, banjos, vessel organs, basses [musical instruments].

Types of goods come under Trademark Class 15:

  • Mechanical pianos and their accessories
  • Musical boxes
  • Electrical and electronic musical instruments

Types of goods that do not come under Trademark Class 15:

  • Apparatus for the record, transmission, amplification and reproduction of sound

List of Good under Trademark Class 15:

  • accordions
  • bagpipes
  • balalaikas [stringed musical instruments]
  • bamboo flutes
  • bandonions
  • banjos
  • barrel organs
  • basses [musical instruments]
  • bellows for musical instruments
  • bow nuts for musical instruments
  • bows for musical instruments
  • bridges for musical instruments
  • buccins [trumpets]
  • carillons [musical instruments]
  • cases for musical instruments
  • castanets
  • catgut for musical instruments
  • chin rests for violins
  • clarionets
  • clarions
  • concertinas
  • conductors’ batons
  • cornets [musical instruments]
  • cymbals
  • double basses
  • drumheads / skins for drums
  • drums [musical instruments]
  • drumsticks
  • electronic musical instruments
  • flutes
  • gongs
  • guitars
  • handbells [musical instruments]
  • harmonicas
  • harmoniums
  • harp strings
  • harps
  • hats with bells [musical instruments]
  • horns [musical instruments]
  • horsehair for bows for musical instruments
  • huqin [Chinese violins]
  • intensity regulators for mechanical pianos
  • Jews’ harps [musical instruments]
  • kettledrum frames
  • kettledrums
  • keyboards for musical instruments
  • keys for musical instruments
  • lyres
  • mandolins
  • mouthpieces for musical instruments
  • music rolls [piano]
  • music stands
  • music synthesizers
  • musical instruments
  • musical boxes
  • mutes for musical instruments / dampers for musical instruments
  • oboes
  • ocarinas
  • organs
  • pedals for musical instruments
  • pegs for musical instruments
  • perforated music rolls
  • piano keyboards
  • piano strings
  • piano keys
  • pianos
  • pipa [Chinese guitars]
  • plectrums / picks for stringed instruments
  • reeds
  • saxophones
  • sheng [Chinese musical wind instruments]
  • stands for musical instruments
  • sticks for bows for musical instruments
  • stringed musical instruments
  • strings for musical instruments
  • suona [Chinese trumpets]
  • tambourines
  • tom-toms
  • triangles [musical instruments]
  • trombones
  • trumpets
  • tuning hammers
  • tuning forks
  • turning apparatus for sheet music
  • valves for musical instruments
  • violas
  • violins
  • wind pipes for organs
  • xylophones
  • zithers

Note: This Post was last updated on June 7, 2021

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