The Pianist HD App
Today's app is the Pianist HD app:
Pianist HD (http://pianisthd.com/support/) Play favorite songs; piano tutor app has 128 instruments and over 50,000 songs in songbook; app to learn how to play music on the go; pick a song and learn how to play it; three keyboard themes; recording-social sharing functions; ability to change size of the white keys; double keyboard mode; can load any MIDI file (.mid or .MIDI) and KARAOKE format (.kar) file to play; in-app tutorial; localized to: default, Japanese, German, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, Romanian, French, Spanish, Italian, and Russian; Auto Hand feature in practice mode, perform mode, mirror and classic double keyboards modes; in-app built-in Video Tutorial; instrument sounds include Piano HQ, Hand Drum, Guitar HQ, Harmonica, Bell, Music Box, Organ, and Guitar Bass; key-by-key guide mode; key press graphic effect; realistic feeling with vibration; create, share, and download from cloud sharing services; sound options include real sound and digital sound; keyboard and speed control options; two-row and two-row mirror mode with multi-players and multi-instruments function; single learn to play, single perform, three-row mode; record and playback to create and share with friends and family; learn-to-play mode with the pre-loaded collection of famous songs; kid mode available; various works of great artists available; musical instruments to unlock include Piano, Drum, Trumpet, Violin, Guitar, Bass, and Sax; professional feedback and support system via Email and Help desk; studio quality sound, MIDI effect and note velocity, aftertouch, and pitch bend; looped playback; free music library from cloud sharing service and public search engine; market place for songs and artists; (Android, varies with device).
Today's app is the Piano Life HD – Learn Music Theory and How to Sight Read app:
Piano Life HD – Learn Music Theory and How to Sight Read (M San) Learn to play the piano; innovative feature allows users to copy sheet music by dragging notes directly onto the staff; covers basic piano theory; create piano pieces and rearrange them; drag and drop notes onto the grand staff; snap notes into position; shows correct notes played; (iOS 5.0 or later).
The Piano Lesson PianoMan App
Today's app is the Piano Lesson PianoMan app:
Piano Lesson PianoMan (http://www.yudo.jp/en/pianoman) Can be played with one finger; select and download songs; regulate the speed with ten levels; play slowly to begin and then increase the speed; adjust the accompaniment’s sound volume; play against four people via a network connection; preset songs list includes classical pieces; (iOS 4.3 or later).
The Piano Ear Training Pro App
Still more Piano Apps this week!
Piano Ear Training Pro (http://www.themelodymaster.com) Ear trainer to improve aural skills; play the piano by ear; nine different games to become a better musician and achieve high scores in graded theory exams: Higher Lower, Pitch Training, Interval Training, Chord Distinction, Scale Identification, Interval Comparison, Pitch Identification, Melodic Dictation, Chord Progression; authentic and configurable piano including grand piano sounds, multi-touch, glissando, highlighting, note names, and feedback; resizable piano suitable for all devices and tablets; suitable for beginners to advanced musicians; games have different levels; program and focus on specific chords, intervals, progressions, scales, etc.; Progress Chart; each game has help and tutorials; (iOS 6.0 or later; Android 2.2 and up).
The Piano Apprentice App
Today's app is the Piano Apprentice app:
Piano Apprentice (http://www.ionaudio.com/products/details/piano-apprentice) Learn to play piano with videos by The Piano Guy, Scott Houston; press Piano Lessons and pick a song to learn; start with the right hand alone, then the left, then put the hands together; if using the Ion Piano Apprentice keyboard, the notes will light up along with Scott’s hands; follow the lights and begin playing music instantly; to learn to read notes, select Sheet Music from the home screen and watch a basic tutorial on reading notes; speed controls for controlling the playback tempo so user can learn at own pace; create melodies by selecting Piano Jam; (iOS 4.2 or later).
The Perfect Piano App
Today's app is the Perfect Piano app:
Perfect Piano (http://www.revontuletsoft.com/index.html) App to learn to play the piano with realistic instrument sounds; full keyboards of piano; Single Row Mode, Dual Row Mode, Two Player Mode; multi-touch; touch pressure detecting; key width adjustment; Six Keyboards Program: Grand Piano, Bright Piano, Music Box, Organ, Rhodes, and Synth; record and playback; supports MIDI and Audio; share recordings; set the recording files as Ringtone; Metronome support; Learn to Play mode includes Falling Ball mode, Music Sheet mode, and seventy preload Sample songs with more sample songs downloadable; song library updated every week; support for external MIDI keyboards over USB; devices should support USB host with Android and connect with a USB OTG Cable; sound plug-ins include Cello, Flute, High Quality Grand Piano, Soprano Sax, Violin, Strings Ensemble, Electronic Piano, Clean Electric Guitar, and Nylon Guitar; (Android, varies with device).
The iLovePiano App
Today's app is the iLovePiano app:
iLovePiano (http://iq-mobile.com) For playing the piano; learn note names, piano key names, and their location on the staff; includes ear training and basic music theory; make links between a note’s sound, name, position on the keyboard, and position on the staff; learn the musical alphabet; (iOS 8.1 or later).
The Glow Piano Lessons App
Today's app is the Glow Piano Lessons app:
Glow Piano Lessons (http://appsforhunger.com/Apps_For_Hunger/Home.html) Learn how to play a song and exercise fingers in a way that prepares user to play the piano; play the songs in the app or use while playing a real piano; more than thirty songs; (iOS 4.0 or later).
Today's app is the 50in1 Piano and 50in1 Piano HD app:
50in1 Piano and 50in1 Piano HD (http://www.50in1piano.com/overview/) Learn to play the piano, create songs, and sing compositions; combines a piano keyboard, fifty studio-quality instruments, 100 piano lessons, real-time effects, 100 beat loops, and more in a user-friendly interface; photorealistic keyboard; instant positioning and resizing with gestures; two keyboard row mode; key labels; eighteen demo songs; microphone recording; four real-time effects; six reverb styles; delay with adjustable timing and feedback; three-band equalizer; pitch bend controlled via device tilt; Apple Core MIDI compliant iOS app; allows user to connect MIDI class compliant hardware to iOS devices via interfaces including the Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit, the Griffin StudioConnect, the IK Multimedia iRig MIDI, the Yamaha i-MX1, the Line 6 MIDI Mobilizer II, the iConnectivity iConnectMIDI, or the Roland Wireless Connect WNA1100-RL; (iOS 3.1 or later).
The Pluto Learns Piano App
Today's app is the Pluto Learns Piano app:
Pluto Learns Piano Player helps Pluto catch the musical notes while avoiding sharks, rocks, and fearsome jellyfish; side scrolling adventure; play songs mastered on the piano included in the game; current songs include: Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, Swan Lake – Tchaikovsky, Old MacDonald Had a Farm, The Magic Flute – Mozart, Ode To Joy – Beethoven, Oh! Susanna, The Wheels on the Bus, Cantata No. 147 – J.S. Bach, Minuet in A Major – Boccherini, Lullaby – Johannes Brahms, The Sailor’s Hornpipe, Gymnopédie No. 1 – Erik Satie, and Sleeping Beauty – Tchaikovsky; (iOS 4.3 or later).