iReal Pro - Music Book & Play Along

iReal Pro - Music Book & Play Along

By Technimo LLC

  • Category: Music
  • Release Date: 2008-12-02
  • Current Version: 7.0.1
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 60.35 MB
  • Developer: Technimo LLC
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.1 or later.
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 1,394 Ratings

Description

Practice makes perfect. iReal Pro offers an easy-to-use tool to help musicians of all levels master their art. It simulates a real-sounding band that can accompany you as you practice. The app also lets you create and collect chord charts of your favorite songs for reference. ~One of Time Magazine's 50 Best Inventions of 2010~ “It’s the perfect technology for a practicing musician: high-quality digital audio, mixable, transposable into any key and completely mobile. Now every aspiring musician has a backup band in their pocket.” – Tim Westergren, Pandora Founder • It's a Book: Create, edit, print, share and collect chord charts of your favorite songs for reference while practicing or performing. • It's a Band: Practice with a realistic sounding piano (or guitar), bass and drum accompaniments for any downloaded or user-created chord chart. FEATURES: Have a virtual band accompany you as you practice • Choose from 47 different accompaniment styles (Swing, Ballad, Gypsy Jazz, Bluegrass, Country, Rock, Funk, Reggae, Bossa Nova, Latin,...) • Personalize each style with a variety of sounds including piano, fender rhodes, acoustic and electric guitars, acoustic and electric basses, drums, vibraphone, organ, and more • Record yourself playing or singing along with the accompaniment Play, edit, and import any songs you want • 1000s of songs can be imported from the forums in a few simple steps • Edit existing songs or create your own with the Editor • The Player will play any song that you edit or create • Create multiple editable playlists Improve your skills with the included chord diagrams • Display guitar, ukulele tabs and piano fingerings for any of your chord charts • Look up piano, guitar and ukulele fingerings for any chord • Display scale recommendations for each chord of a song to help with improvisations Practice in the way, and at the level, that you choose • Includes 50 exercises for practicing common chord progressions • Transpose any chart to any key or to number notation • Loop a selection of measures of a chart for focused practicing • Advanced practice settings (automatic tempo increase, automatic key transposition) • Global Eb, Bb, F and G transposition for horn players Share, print, and export – so your music follows you wherever you need it! • Share individual charts or whole playlists with other iReal Pro users via email and the forums • Export charts as PDF and MusicXML • Export audio as WAV, AAC and MIDI  • Support for AudioBus and guitar connection kits • Support for AirTurn™ and other bluetooth page turners Always backup your songs!

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Reviews

  • Yerrr

    5
    By Jonnie Axtell
    Works great.
  • Crap

    1
    By MikeLeeFont
    Crap
  • Great tool, but one issue...

    4
    By xkinigitx
    I think this app is extremely helpful, but I do wish there was a way to start in various places within the tune. I'd also like to be able to loop specific parts of the tune in order to help students practice. I'm a jazz teacher, so these features are a must in lessons. This would make it more like Smart Music, which is a GREAT practice tool.
  • Great app for jazz and any musician

    5
    By Conticreative
    This app is sort of a scaled down, community driven Band in a Box. I own BIAB but in order to use it to practice I have to be at my computer, patch cables and so forth. This is much quicker and the quality is surprisingly good. Not as good as BB with a killer GM synt, but actually better that BB with the default one. And yes, it can transpose the songs. Bonus: it shows you the piano chords. No more counting notes for me (I am a guitarist)
  • Love it! And tech support is outstanding!

    5
    By M M Levin
    I play bass, tenor sax and guitar and have been using this app for about 4 years. It has almost always exceeded my expectations and my band mates feel the same! Recently I ran into a transposition problem on one of the exercises that I probably caused by editing it before I mastered the editing function. Tech support worked with me to try to fix it, without success. So they simply sent me a fresh, untinkered version of the exercise which works perfectly! I highly recommend this app!!!
  • Fantastic

    5
    By Bulldozer jr.
    I love the Real Book and all of the songs in it. Now I can easily play along with a band to the songs I like. If I can't find a song I like then I can just create it myself. My guitar teacher actually recommended this app to me and it was money well spent. I highly recommend this app!!!!
  • Serious app for all players!!

    5
    By Kungfu Pub Rep
    I love this app! I'd give it 10 stars if I could. Good instrumentation, easy editing and song creation, some killer real book collections you can get off of the forum. A must have practice tool for jazz and blues players. Update... After using it for several more months now, I love this app even more. Very easy to program in the arrangements of the songs we play with decent accompaniment, a very serious tool for such a great price. Buy it for sure!!
  • Great app

    5
    By GentlemanBe
    This app has helped me go from a "struggling" bass player to a "getting it together" bass player. Highly recommend this app to any musician.
  • Great for practicing

    5
    By KrisMuse
    I use this all the time to practice jazz standards that my music teacher suggests to study and he's impressed with it too. It would be nice if they allowed you to type lyrics along with the chords, for performers that sing while playing, e.g., guitar or bass. It's still a great tool for my practicing.
  • Love it!

    5
    By garrisonjazz
    Amazing!

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