Today's app is the Ear Trainer app:
Ear Trainer (http://www.dev4phone.com) Educational tool designed for musicians, music students, and anyone interested in improving their musical ear; includes over 230 individual exercises covering intervals, chords, scales, relative pitch, and melody; playable keyboard with studio sound quality and a note view; for all users from beginner to advanced; covers the following categories: Interval Comparison, Interval Identification, Chord Identification, Chord Inversions, Chord Progressions, Scales, Note Relative to Chord, Relative Pitch, and Melody Exercises; each exercise has a short description of its purpose and optional preview; virtual piano keyboard and note view in each exercise helps user visually understand and analyze the notes that have been played; compare the different options after answering; statistics are collected as user progresses through the exercises to follow progress; questions in the exercises are randomly generated and can be done over and over again; (iOS 9.2 or later).
Today's app is the Blob Chorus app:
Blob Chorus (http://www.lumpty.com/music/music.html) Introduce children to pitch and improve their musical ear; each of the blobs in the chorus sings a note then King Blob sings his note; aim of the game is to identify the blob that sang the same note as King Blob; will improve child’s ability to pick out a note from a sequence; (iOS 9.0 or later; Android 2.3.3 and up).
Today's app is the Absolute Pitch! app:
Absolute Pitch! (Lei Chi Tak) Identify pitch and simple scales; Play Again button; improves sense of pitch; trains listening skills; perfect pitch training; relative pitch training; absolute pitch training; randomly plays a particular sound then user chooses the pitch of the sound; records the number of correct answers; users find their own level; “Hint” prompt function for beginners; C major and mixed mode; (iOS 3.2 or later).
Today's app is the Vocal Warm-Ups for Singers or Choir app:
Vocal Warm-Ups for Singers or Choir (http://www.choralresource.com/) Vocal warm-ups designed for solo singers or choirs; warm-ups have been used with elementary school through to college level singers and choirs; warm-ups are organized into five sets; each set includes a physical warm-up, breath awareness, then five minutes of a variety of mid-range warm-ups; includes a vocal example with a male and a female vocalist demonstrating each exercise; click track gives the tempo; a vocal model accompanies the vocalist(s) for the first exercises, then student or group continues until the end of the exercise; can pause the audio, stop it, or rewind and repeat the exercise; choose a set to work on, or scroll to specific exercises; (iOS 4.3 or later).
Today's app is the Choir and Organ app:
Choir and Organ (www.pocketmags.com) International voice of the choral and organ worlds; essential news and previews; topical features on new and restored instruments; in-depth interviews with choirs, choral conductors, and composers; for organists, choral directors, singers, organ builders, listeners, or those working in the publishing or the recording industry; insights into the lives and views of leading organists, choral directors, and composers; illustrated features on newly built and restored organs; features a new young composer commissioned work in every issue, with the score available for download and performance; reviews of the latest CDs, DVDs, and sheet music; listings of recitals, festivals, and courses; free monthly e-bulletins with breaking news, editor’s concert picks, and competitions; (iOS 4.3 or later).
More Singing Apps this week!
Sing Sing Together (http://m.e-learn.co.kr/paid/sub_sstogether1.html) Provides the opportunity to practice listening and reading skills through many songs and rhythmic actions; for first time preschool and elementary school-aged English learners; for English learners who need various activities including chants and songs; sing and dance along with 3D video characters; consists of many famous children’s songs that children of all age groups can enjoy and sing; a way to learn English for the first time in a fun and easy manner; (Android 2.1 and up).
Today's app is the Orff Music for Kids 1 – 6 app:
Orff Music for Kids 1 – 6 (Hongen Education and Technology Co., Ltd.) Effective method of studying with the aid of musical rhythm; designed by Orff music education systems; combines rhythm with reading, percussion tapping, musical games, singing, dancing, small musicals, playing Orff instruments, and more; (iOS 4.3 or later).
Today's app is the Motion Songs – Kids’ Songs with Motions app:
Motion Songs – Kids’ Songs with Motions (http://motionsongs.com/) Fun and child-friendly app contains ten videos where character Elizabeth performs popular kids’ songs with motions; meant to provide entertainment for children as well as give parents a way to get an insight on the pedagogic tools that daycares, kindergartens, and schools use to develop children’s motor, verbal, and musical skills; designed with a simplicity that makes it easy to use for children of all ages; subtitles; Loop option; Play All Songs option; (iOS 4.3 or later).
Today's app is the Learn to Sing Chinese Nursery Rhymes app:
Learn to Sing Chinese Nursery Rhymes (http://piaoqingsong.cnblogs.com) Learn Chinese nursery rhymes; improve language fluency, presentation skills, and sound sensation; improve child’s emotion and intelligence quotients; familiar and easy to sing; rhymes stimulate kids to sing along with the tune and synchronous words; (iOS 4.3 or later).
Today's app is the Kids Karaoke Machine app:
Kids Karaoke Machine (http://kidsbestplace.com/) Each song is played by a band of animated animals with its own background atmosphere, animations, interactions, music, and adaptive song text; for children of various ages to listen, sing, learn, and enjoy; includes If You’re Happy and You Know It, Somewhere Over the Rainbow, Head Shoulders Knees and Toes, Hush Little Baby, Itsy Bitsy Spider, London Bridge Is Falling Down, Supercalifragilistic Expialidocious, Yankee Doodle, and Twinkle Twinkle Little Star; (iOS 4.3 or later).