Ovation Celebrity OPI-1 iDea Retrofit Preamp and MP3 Recorder  

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This product has been discontinued but may be available as a Open Box item.

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Instantly record musical ideas, licks, and rhythms with your Ovation guitar and the iDea Preamp.

The Ovation Celebrity OPI-1 iDea is a preamp that also ensures that you'll never again lose a musical idea. Never worry about trying to recreate a lick from a jam session when the Celebrity OPI-1 records it for you.


Use the Ovation Celebrity OPI-1 preamp to record guitar and vocals simultaneously from your guitar pickup and built-in microphone and store over 100 minutes of MP3 sound.


Play back your songs through your headphones or amp and change playback tempo without changing pitch.


Never lose a musical idea again; the Ovation Celebrity OPI-1 instantly records song ideas, licks, hooks, and rhythms using the iDea's built in memory. Even upload songs to recording software for editing and expansion!


Download lessons and backing tracks to play along with and enhance your guitar playing skills. Record solos from MP3 sources, slow them down, and learn them note-for-note.

The Ovation iDea Preamp requires an Ovation acoustic-electric guitar with OP-series preamp. (OP-10, OP-11, OP-20, OP-30, OP-40, OP-50, OP-Pro, OP-Pro/Studio, VIP-5)


Celebrity OPI-1 iDea Retrofit Preamp and MP3 Recorder Specifications:

  • Includes:
    iDea Preamp
    Ear buds
    Mounting hardware
    Auxiliary input jack with connection cable
    USB cable
    Installation instructions
    Quick start guide
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