Tunable - Music Practice Tools by AffinityBlue (Universal)
Released: Mar 27, 2013
Version: 3.0.4
Size: 84 MB
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Tunable - Music Practice Tools

Join over a million musicians and improve your playing with Tunable: Music Practice Tools. More than a chromatic tuner, tone & chord generator, metronome, and recorder, Tunable is a music practice coach that can help you play steadily, in tune, and on beat anywhere you go. Jam-packed with features to help with ear training, breath support, rhythm, timing, and dynamics, Tunable is easy to use yet feature-rich. Tunable tracks your playing habits and gives feedback to help you improve. Equipped with a unique “tuning history” display for viewing pitch as you play, an easy to use metronome and a handy audio recorder, Tunable is the perfect toolkit for beginning to professional musicians. Grab Tunable today and use in your next practice session, group rehearsal, band class, or live performance.

Why are Broadway musicians, students at Juilliard, National Youth Orchestras and beginning instrumentalists using Tunable?

• It's like a music instructor in your pocket. Record a practice session and get a practice score with note graphs to help summarize your playing.

• Visualize how steadily you play or sing. The straighter the white line, the more consistent the pitch.

• Use the tone and chord generator to play and sustain chords with various tone options. Toggle between different temperaments to hear how they compare.

• See the pulse with a visual metronome. View subdivision and current beat, with a large display and (optional) visual flash.

• Record practices and performances. Add reverb for a professional sound. Share recordings with family, friends, and teachers.


• Large, colorful tuning indicator clearly shows when in tune (green fills the screen)
• Clear, visual tuner with note, octave, cents (+\\-), and frequency (Hz) display
• Sustained Pitch History™ tuning display to see how you’re sustaining notes over time
• Especially suited for wind instruments, strings, and vocals with note detection from Tuba to Piccolo
• Adjustable A=440 reference tone
• Create your own or change between Equal, Just, Pythagorean, and 15 other tuning temperaments

• Chromatic Tone Generator and Full Piano with multiple tone options
• Play and sustain single notes or chords
• Continues playing when the screen is locked or in the background

• Large number display with optional visual flash to see the downbeat and each subdivision
• Adjust tempo, beats per measure, and subdivision to fit your needs
• Accent or mute individual subdivisions
• Sync metronome to nearby devices so they run at the same tempo and in time (via Ableton Link)
• Select from over 30 metronome sounds
• Tempo Tap (tap metronome center to set a tempo)
• Continues playing when the screen is locked or in the background

• Record and save unlimited recordings
• Receive a score and individual note graphs per recording
• Organize recordings into folders
• Search by name to find past recordings
• Easily share recordings and practice scores
• Playback recordings at 0x - 3x speed

• Transpose notes to any instrument
• 15 Notations to choose from
• AppleTV/AirPlay mirroring
• Dark and light themes
• Siri Shortcuts access to common tasks

Tunable is especially great with voice, wind, and string instruments:
• Guitar, Ukelele
• Piccolo, Flute
• Oboe, English Horn, Bassoon
• Clarinet
• Saxophone
• Trumpet and Cornet
• French Horn
• Tenor and Bass Trombone
• Euphonium and Tuba
• Violin, Viola, Chello, and Bass
• Voice

• "The best tuner, metronome, and recorder on iOS and a pitch-perfect bargain for any musician." — MacLife
• "Tunable shows musicians what pitch-perfect means as they play." — Engadget
• "Tunable doesn't just tell you how you sound -- it shows you." — FastCoDesign

What's new in version 3.0.4
====== v3.0.4 =======
- Updated metronome to not flash individual subdivisions
- Changed to larger font size to match previous versions of Tunable
- Added a little more height to the tuner on small screens
- Added back double-tap tone generator to change temperament key
- Added ability to turn off practice scores and note stats. Setting > Sessions/Recordings > Practice Score
- Adjusted Tone Generator note-on color to be more readable
- Fixed Recording Reverb
====== v3.0.0 =======
Announcing Tunable v3 - A whole new Tunable experience.
Tunable has been completely re-written from the ground up. A whole new look makes Tunable easier to use while adding more features than ever. It's like a new app including the friendly features you know and love.

Now...what you've all been waiting for. What's new? …drum roll, please…

• SESSIONS! Each *new* recording is accompanied by a practice session score and individual note graphs. It's so cool, words can't even describe. Press the record button to explore the awesome new world of Sessions. It's like nothing you've ever seen.
• Recordings take up 1/5 of the space, so you can record more than ever.
• "Hey Siri, Play a Concert A" - We added Siri Shortcuts for playing A and F tuning notes and for starting the metronome hands-free. Head to the settings screen to enable them.
• Custom Temperaments. You asked we answered! Create custom temperaments to pick the temperament that's perfect for you.
• More Metronome Options. Tap metronome subdivisions to change between accented, non-accented, and muted sounds.
• Sync metronome to other nearby apps so they can all play at the same tempo and in time. It's great for group rehearsal.
• Organize sessions into folders and easily search by name to find what you've previously recorded.
• Full-length Piano tone generator.
• New toggle button to quickly switch between Equal and alternate temperament.
• Playback and analyze audio recordings from 0x - 3x speed and seek to any point in time
• Toggle volume waveform on the tuner to correlate volume with the pitch
• Import audio files to get practice reports on previously recorded files not in Tunable
• Significantly reduced CPU usage. Your battery should last longer.
• Select transposition by instrument, not just by note.
• Change tuning and metronome settings from each screen.
• 3D touch on the App Icon to open directly to the screen you want
• Calibrate A=440 with decimal places (ie. 440.2)
• Tons of bug fixes and performance enhancements. You wouldn't even believe it. :D

If you're enjoying Tunable, please rate this version. It really helps! If you need help, reach me at apps@affinityblue.com. I'd love to hear from you.
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Our verdict: Great!
  • + Tunable - Music Practice Tools is a highly rated app (5-star).
  • + Tunable - Music Practice Tools is currently ranked #6 in paid Music apps for iPhone, as well as #190 in paid Music apps for iPad.
  • + It is also the 299th most popular paid iPhone app (all categories combined).
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