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If you are learning a new instrument and want some tips, you should definitely download these apps.
The modern era has made learning music incredibly accessible, thanks to the internet we now have a variety of apps and media channels for learning an instrument. It’s safe to say that learning to make music has never been so easy which is a fantastic thing.
Here are some of our favorite apps to use for learning music, a new instrument, or just honing your skills.
Web, iOS, Android
Fender has led the way in music learning apps with the impressive, easy-to-use and very useful Fender Play app. This is a great place for beginners and those looking to hone their skills in guitar, bass, acoustic guitar, or ukulele. The app is full of well-produced video lessons created by experts to guide you through the steps. The app has a free trial for new users and after that it’s $ 10 per month.
Ask any professional musician and they’ll tell you that they practice with a metronome, mainly to help them keep time. If you’re not sure what a metronome is, it’s the click device that goes left to right. You’ve probably seen one in your grandparents’ house or hidden somewhere in an old music room at school. Fortunately, in today’s frighteningly bright modern era, you can get them digitally on your mobile device, thanks to the Soundbrenner mobile app. Fortunately, Soundbrenner is a completely free app and has various accents, sounds, and time signatures that users can play with. A paid version is available called Soundbrenner Core, which allows you to pair the app with your smartwatch.
macOS / Windows, iOS, Android
Yousican is an incredibly awesome app that uses your mobile, tablet or laptop’s built-in microphone to give you instant feedback. It has a user interface similar to Guitar Hero, which means it is user-friendly and visually entertaining. The app comes with specific lessons for guitar, piano, bass, ukulele or vocals. There are also weekly challenges that reward you for learning new music which is great motivation.