It’s September and the nights are drawing in. We bring you 3 apps to while away the hours honing your music skills!
Perfect for: Ages 4+
What is it? EarMaster is an efficient and fun tool for ear training, sight singing and rhythm. Designed for all skill levels, from beginners to advanced musicians, the app includes everything you need to increase your music theory skills.
Why do we love it? We love that this app is used within school settings with a comprehensive selection of lessons. You have access to 20+ lessons the free version, which you can choose to expand through in app purchases to over 200 lessons.
Perfect for: Ages 4+
What is it? The app is designed to teach the user to read sheet music and improve sight-reading skills. Improving speed and accuracy in reading sheet music by identifying music notes in timed and untimed sessions. Choose to practice and complete tests with notes in treble, bass and alto clefs. Plus review your results and progress with regular scores and feedback.
Why do we love it? We love that you can set your own practice range giving you control over the areas you would like to focus on and greater improve. We also love how easy it is to keep track of our progress through the use of the statistics page.
Perfect for: Ages 12+
What is it? Musixmatch is “the world’s largest lyrics catalogue” providing synchronized lyrics for every song in your music library through connection with your existing music apps such as Spotify. The app recognises, identifies and provides lyrics to the songs playing around you and provides lyrics in multiple different languages.
Why do we love it? We love this app because you can identify the songs playing around you so you can discover new music with ease. The app also allows you to search via name of artist, song title and lines of song lyrics. Plus you can sing along with your favourite songs through the apps ‘Party mode’ feature.
To view more of our favourite apps and start app-lying yourself to music technology visit our App Share page.