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iPhone apps

Violin Tuner Free

Plays tuning notes for violin (G, D, A, E)

String Tuner!

Plays tuning notes for:
violin
viola
cello
string bass

Very simple. No unnecesary graphics.

Cleartune Tuner

Cleartune is a chromatic instrumnet tuner and pitch pipe that allows you to quickly
and accurately tune your instrument
using the built-in mic on your iphone
or ipad.

Cost : Free
Cost : Free
Cost : $3.99

MyMetronome

Free metronome, easy to use.

 

 

Magic Piano by Smule

From Bruno Mars to Mozart, play the hottest songs effortlessly on the #1 piano game, also available in HD for iPad and iPad mini! Get free songs every day and enjoy the largest catalog of songs in any piano app. Turn on game mode to unlock achievements and free songs, or just relax and play your favorite tunes. Join the over 25 million Magic Piano players and experience the fun of playing piano - no lessons needed!

Instruments in Reach

A fingering chart on your iPhone or iPod touch.

This application is designed as a quick reference guide for instrumentalist. Perfect for young band and orchestra students, this was created by a former band director.

Cost : Free
Cost : Free
Cost : $2.99

Pocket Trumpet

Turn your iPhone into a trumpet!

Blow into mic and use the valves just like a real trumpet. Tilt for overtones.

 

Note Squish

Learn to read music the fun way with Note Squish. This simple game will teach you
the names of the notes on the treble, bass, and C-clef.

Music Theory Tutorials

This App teaches fundamental skills in song construction that every audio artist should know.

Divided into several modules you can download as needed, this App shows you how to make amazing music. You'll learn how Melody, Harmony, Rhythm, and Song Form all combine to make a finished musical composition.

Cost : $ .99
Cost : $ .99
Cost : $9.99 each module

Arpie

Bouncing balls turn into music! Arpie is
the novel musical composition system. Put
as many ballsas you like, and watch as they make music. Higher balls hit the keys with long pauses, as opposed to lower balls
which hit fast and repeatedly. By
combining, you can create fun
compositions.

PlayAlong Clarinet

PlayAlong Clarinet actually listens to your playing and guides you through the selected song. Share your experience by emailing friends and relatives your performance. Choose the settings that complement your skills. In Scoring mode, the app listens as you play your instrument, stepping through each note of the song waiting for you to play the correct pitch and duration. At the end of each song you are presented with a proficiency score showing how many of each note were played on the first attempt. Cumulative statistics of the total correct notes, consecutive correct notes, and the songs played correctly are always available. Beginners can choose to have finger charts displayed under each note on the staff as they play.

MSO Learn

MSO Learn is the first App of its kind to
offer the user advanced interactive
audio-visual exploration of an orchestra, featuring the different instrumental
families, individual instruments and the musicians who play them.

 

 

Cost : Free
Cost : Free
Cost : Free

Pluto Learns Piano

Help Pluto catch the musical notes while avoiding sharks, rocks and fearsome
jellyfish in this awesome side scrolling adventure!!

Once you have mastered a song, play it
on the piano included in the game!

Trumpet Pro Lite

Learn your scales, ear training and master your fingerings with Trumpet Pro Lite. Trumpet Pro Lite was designed by a semi-pro trumpet player for real trumpet players who want to improve their ear training, fingering technique, accuracy and speed. Beginners who are just learning the trumpet fingerings can slow the tempo down and watch as the correct fingerings appear on the screen just like a player piano!

 

Blues Cats

Blues Cats

If you love music and you love the blues,
you'll get a kick out of jamming along with the "Blues Cats". The recorded sounds
are fun to manipulate, and when you combine them in time with the music you can create some impressive sounds.

Cost : Free
Cost : Free
Cost : Free

nTune Violin

This application was written by a violinist that needed an accurate application for tuning. It uses ACTUAL recorded violin
notes and not generated sound effects. Included playback options of Arco (bowing) or Pizzicato (plucking).

Contains the basic tuning of G, D, A and E. Just push the button for the corresponding note. There are settings for playing one note with each click or a continuous loop with silence between to allow you to tune.

Violin Lessons

Violin Lessons is designed for teachers, parents and students. The app provides a series of highly focussed exercises that the student and teacher can work on during the lesson. At home after the lesson, the pupil and parent can use the app to continue to work on all aspects of the exercises. This app is not designed to replace a violin lesson but to enhance it and provide the teacher with material for the pupil to work on at home.
Each time you practice your violin, you should also practice 2 of these exercises.
You should continue this practising as you continue to learn the violin.

Hang Drum

Mandala hang drum is a hang drum simulator.

 

Cost : Free
Cost : Free
Cost : Free

Instruments 360

Instruments 360 is an amazing application
that lets you approach the world of music by discovering the sounds musical instruments
produce, learning about their origins and their names in different languages.

 

Guitar! by Smule

Guitar! by Smule brings you the unique experience of musical collaboration between guitarist and singer. Play the hottest songs with top vocals from our Sing! Karaoke app.

Choose your singer from over 50 top performances!

 

 

Cost : Free
Cost : Free

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

iPad apps

Violin Tuner Free

Plays tuning notes for violin (G, D, A, E)

String Tuner!

Plays tuning notes for:
violin
viola
cello
string bass

Very simple. No unnecesary graphics.

Cleartune Tuner

Cleartune is a chromatic instrumnet tuner and pitch pipe that allows you to quickly
and accurately tune your instrument
using the built-in mic on your iphone
or ipad.

Cost : Free
Cost : Free
Cost : Free

MyMetronome

Free metronome, easy to use.

 

Barrel Tones

An amazing 3-D drum experience! Lay down your beats over top of home-grown jam tracks. These drums are the real-deal! Low latency, fully
animated, made by musicians for musicians!

Music Theory Tutorials

This App teaches fundamental skills in song construction that every audio artist should know.

Divided into several modules you can download as needed, this App shows you how to make amazing music. You'll learn how Melody, Harmony, Rhythm, and Song Form all combine to make a finished musical composition.

Cost : Free
Cost : Free
Cost : $9.99 each module

Rhythm Expert

Designed by an experienced music teacher, Rhythm Expert is an app designed to
improve the rhythm playing abilities of musicians at all levels of experience.

 

 

Bongo Beats

Enjoy recording your favorite beats in
the Bongo Beats App! You can then play
back your creations at regular or fast
forward speeds. Also included is a feature to loop your beats for a continuous rhythm!
Try clicking the corners of your Bongo Beats app for other fun instrument sounds that
you can record and play along with your bongo!



Arpie

Bouncing balls turn into music! Arpie is
the novel musical composition system. Put
as many ballsas you like, and watch as they make music. Higher balls hit the keys with long pauses, as opposed to lower balls
which hit fast and repeatedly. By
combining, you can create fun
compositions.

Cost : $2.99
Cost : Free
Cost : Free

PlayAlong Clarinet

PlayAlong Clarinet actually listens to your playing and guides you through the selected song. Share your experience by emailing friends and relatives your performance. Choose the settings that complement your skills. In Scoring mode, the app listens as you play your instrument, stepping through each note of the song waiting for you to play the correct pitch and duration. At the end of each song you are presented with a proficiency score showing how many of each note were played on the first attempt. Cumulative statistics of the total correct notes, consecutive correct notes, and the songs played correctly are always available. Beginners can choose to have finger charts displayed under each note on the staff as they play.

Garage Band

GarageBand turns your iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch into a collection of Touch Instruments and a full-featured recording studio — so you can make music anywhere you go. Use a Touch Instrument, a built-in microphone, or a guitar and instantly record a performance. GarageBand now takes song creation to the next level with support for up to 32 tracks.** Get even more sounds for GarageBand with a one-time in-app purchase or record popular third-party music apps using Inter-App Audio in iOS 7. And share your song using email, Facebook, YouTube, SoundCloud, or AirDrop for iOS.

PlayAlong Flute

PlayAlong flute actually listens to your playing and guides you through the selected song. Share your experience by emailing friends and relatives your performance. Choose the settings that complement your skills. In Scoring mode, the app listens as you play your instrument, stepping through each note of the song waiting for you to play the correct pitch and duration. At the end of each song you are presented with a proficiency score showing how many of each note were played on the first attempt. Cumulative statistics of the total correct notes, consecutive correct notes, and the songs played correctly are always available. Beginners can choose to have finger charts displayed under each note on the staff as they play.

Cost : Free
Cost : Free
(+ $4.99
for add-on instruments)
Cost : Free

Blues Cats

Blues Cats

If you love music and you love the blues,
you'll get a kick out of jamming along with the "Blues Cats". The recorded sounds
are fun to manipulate, and when you combine them in time with the music you can create some impressive sounds.

 

Guitar! by Smule

Guitar! by Smule brings you the unique experience of musical collaboration between guitarist and singer. Play the hottest songs with top vocals from our Sing! Karaoke app.

Choose your singer from over 50 top performances!

Trumpet Pro Lite

Learn your scales, ear training and master your fingerings with Trumpet Pro Lite. Trumpet Pro Lite was designed by a semi-pro trumpet player for real trumpet players who want to improve their ear training, fingering technique, accuracy and speed. Beginners who are just learning the trumpet fingerings can slow the tempo down and watch as the correct fingerings appear on the screen just like a player piano!

Cost : Free
Cost : Free
Cost : Free

Piano™ HD

1、You can learn piano with it.
2、Adjustable keyboard as you want.
3、It offers many kinds of sound,
bass, guitar and so on.

 

Pluto Learns Piano

Help Pluto catch the musical notes while avoiding sharks, rocks and fearsome
jellyfish in this awesome side scrolling adventure!!

Once you have mastered a song, play it
on the piano included in the game!

Instruments in Reach

A fingering chart on your iPhone, iPod touch, and now on iPad.

This application is designed as a quick reference guide for instrumentalist. Perfect for young band and orchestra students, this was created by a former band director.

Cost : Free
Cost : Free
Cost : $2.99

Woodchuck Rhythm

Part puzzle, part game, part drum
machine! Have fun with rhythm and learn
to read core elements of standard
notation fluently.

nTune Violin

This application was written by a violinist that needed an accurate application for tuning. It uses ACTUAL recorded violin
notes and not generated sound effects. Included playback options of Arco (bowing) or Pizzicato (plucking).

Contains the basic tuning of G, D, A and E. Just push the button for the corresponding note. There are settings for playing one note with each click or a continuous loop with silence between to allow you to tune.

MSO Learn

MSO Learn is the first App of its kind to
offer the user advanced interactive
audio-visual exploration of an orchestra, featuring the different instrumental
families, individual instruments and the musicians who play them.

Cost : Free
Cost : Free
Cost : Free

Violin Lessons

Violin Lessons is designed for teachers, parents and students. The app provides a series of highly focussed exercises that the student and teacher can work on during the lesson. At home after the lesson, the pupil and parent can use the app to continue to work on all aspects of the exercises. This app is not designed to replace a violin lesson but to enhance it and provide the teacher with material for the pupil to work on at home.
Each time you practice your violin, you should also practice 2 of these exercises.
You should continue this practising as you continue to learn the violin.

Beat Boy

Beat Boy is a fun, portable beat pad that you can take with you anywhere you go. With realistic sounds and no lag response, you can jam out all the time.

Features:
-Over 150+ awesome sounds to choose from. You can also assign the sounds to any button you like.

-Record all the beats you make and play them back whenever you want.

-Access your iTunes library to play along with your favorite song .

Hang Drum

Mandala hang drum is a hang drum simulator.

Cost : Free
Cost : Free
Cost : Free

Instruments 360

Instruments 360 is an amazing application
that lets you approach the world of music by discovering the sounds musical instruments
produce, learning about their origins and their names in different languages.

Note Squish

Learn to read music the fun way with Note Squish. This simple game will teach you
the names of the notes on the treble, bass, and C-clef.

Magic Piano by Smule

From Bruno Mars to Mozart, play the hottest songs effortlessly on the #1 piano game, also available in HD for iPad and iPad mini! Get free songs every day and enjoy the largest catalog of songs in any piano app. Turn on game mode to unlock achievements and free songs, or just relax and play your favorite tunes. Join the over 25 million Magic Piano players and experience the fun of playing piano - no lessons needed!

 

Cost : Free
Cost : $.99
Cost : Free