Yes, a metronome....
A practicing tool too...
I love the concept....
And I am thinking at the Pro Pro version of this App while I am writing this review....
Drum Loops and Metronome plays MIDI Drum patterns. 2 Drum Kits: Jazz & Rock. A very good sound quality,.
Once you have selected a loop, (a midi drum pattern), you can play it,... add 2 rolls (in the setting menu, you can choose to hold and loop the 2 rolls,... it means that you can play 3 patterns for a selected loop.
You can also play an intro: drum stick countdown
Add an animation (beats flashing), set the tempo,... create a playlist,...
You can set the Metronome sounds, the rolls sound too.
No more features....
Now let’s talk about the Loops library...
I need to practice a song,... a Scale,... a Rhythm,...
I want to work with a loop. I have to find the loop, the good one...
Rock, Jazz, Swing, Bossa, Afro, Britpop,...
It's cool to have categories. Here we have lot of categories...
Despite this, sometimes, it's not enough...
Rock: Where is this F......g "Poum Pa Poum Poum Pa" loop?
Easier to think about a Song...
Dakota, Sunday Bloody Sunday, Beat it,...
A band, an Artist....
I type a Genre, or a Song name, or the an Artist name. That's all...
Easy and fast...
In fact, this is exactly what is doing this App...
Here, all the "precious" of this App is in its loops library.
A lot, lot of Genre. All kinds.
A lot of songs too... From a lot of Genre...
Check out the list further down...
This is top...
Top for a Metronome and a Drum Loops Backing Track App!
A Killer App!
Ah yes, I have finished to program the Pro Pro version of this App...
In App purchases:
Pack Composers: Free (😀)
- Export as MIDI file
- Midi out
- Ableton Link
- MIDI Editor
Review by Ed
A long time ago in this Galaxy, a developer released a Metronome’s App like no other. A so powerful Metronome with an awesome sounding that I used it at this time as a Audio Drum Loops generator! With time SuperMetronome received some new awesome features…
First, SuperMetronome is a 3 tracks sequencer very easy to use. Select a Rhythm and a Sound from a bank. You can also modified the rhythm or create your owns. You can set the instrument playing for each tracks. Drum,, Percussions, Cymbals, Clicks,… you can set the volume and the pan for each tracks.
At this moment it’s a Killer Metronome, but to be a Must Have or an Unique one, we need more…
For the Must Have we have a Progressive Tempo feature! Set the Start and End Tempo, the number of Bars when the Tempo will change and to finish the BPM Snap value. Top! Awesome!
For the Unique App from all the App Store, let’s talk about the beat Hider feature…
Set the number of Bars a Rhythm will play. Press the play button. When the number of Bars will be reached SuperMetronome will stop to play a sound during the specified Bars number. Then it will restart! Really cool feature that I never seen before.
In summary, SuperMetronome is not Super Metronome, but a Killer Metronome! A Must Have, an Unique one!
Review by Ed
4 categories: Brazilian contains complete and structured themes of the most representative rhythms of Brazilian popular music. Groove contains only the loops where the whole group is involved. Drum contains includes specific drum loops. & Classic Metronome beats includes a list of bars with signatures from 1 to 12 and combinations of different accentuations.
On the top, the metronome. Below the sheet music. Below again the Categories, the “songs” list, the playing pattern and the instrument list. You can set the volume, pan, mute or solo and normalise an instrument track. The sheet music display 8 tracks at the same time. On the right side of screen, 2 Pads. You can assigned a sample to these Pads. 210 samples are available.
To conclude, the App is well done, the sound quality great. You can use it to practice your instrument, to play loops or to play drum with the 2 Pads. You can also use it as a sample library. The App can be used with the Desktop version and will offer you more possibilities.
A Killer App! A Must Have!
Review by Ed
A simple metronome. 10 sounds are available plus one voice. I love to have a voice in a metronome. This App is Free without ads, so a big thanks to the developer. An offer in App purchase unlock the presets feature. Save as many settings for the metronome as you like. My only wish will be to have the Subdivision when the voice is playing... 1 & 2 & 3 & 4. A very Good metronome!
Review by Ed
I still think that Beat on is among the best "Classic" metronome in the App Store.
Beat on is still Free, so if you need a metronome, try it.
After my review 1 big update, the version 1.2.
Published on 30 Sep
A Killer Metronome for Free without ad! (We will say Big thanks to the developer at the end of this post, only). Ok, no suspense until to find out our rating, but I wanted to begin my review like this... So, why it is a Killer metronome? Because of its beautiful Ui. Because Beat Metronome is very well done. Because of its Flashlight and Vibration on accent (iPhone) and its background mode. But above all for these 2 really cool feature:. The first one is made to train you to stay on the beat. (Note that until now, I've never seen this feature in an another App). Yes, you can ask Beat Metronome to mute beats on different bars. This done, try to follow the beat. The other cool feature is the Speed Training mode: set the start BPM bar faster or slower than the last one and try to follow the beat. (When I made this review, some memories came into my mind. It was my first recording in a real studio... A nightmare... It was the first time that I was able to hear all the instruments clearly... my guitar too... When I came back home, I took my favourite software at the time... Sound Designer and started to record my guitar with a click... With the waveform displayed on the screen, I was able to check my accuracy... If I told you this, it is because at the end of this review, I was telling myself that this could be a good idea for a metronome App... Or not... :-) ). So, to conclude this review: Big thanks to the developer!
Review by Ed
—-—v1.2.2 Updates ---- --
Fixed bugs in setlist ordering.
Added 15 extra beat sounds.
Optimized internal performances.
--—v1.2.1 Updates ---- --
Added languages:Dutch,German,Japanese,Portuguese (Portugal),Spanish.
Ul improved for iPads Retinal Version.
---v1.2.0 Updates ---- --
Added Time Signatures: Whole Note, Sixteenth Note
Added Subdivisions: The most various subdivisions including whole note, half note, quarter note,
eighth note, sixteenth note, thirty second note, sixty fourth note, triple notes and syncopated notes
Updated performance of the metal dial-wheel, now you can easily set the tempo.
Updated Ul for iPhone
Optimized for iOS7
App Store description:
"A Killer Metronome for Free without ad!"@http://goo.gl/SZ8F0Z (apps4idevices.com)
"I'm a musician that relies on a metronome with a lot a customization. This is the best Metronome app I've used, and I've tried a dozen different ones."
Beat On - The best and most Advanced Metronome App for iOS built in with special training modes to improve the sense of rhythm and learn different music styles. Watch the instruction Video: http://youtu.be/RLrWpddcJzk
Beat On is based on the industrial standard MIDI technology. It is the most accurate metronome, and the Tempo of which can be corrected to two decimal places.
Beat On offers two unique training modes, with this function, it builds your rhythm faster and smarter: Accuracy Training and Speed Training.
The Accuracy Training Mode is to practice with a regular loop between Sound On and Sound Off. You can try to follow the beat in the tempo when the Sound is Off, then check if you are still in the right tempo when the sound is back on.
The Speed Training Mode has easier ways to build your speed of strumming, drumming or jamming other instruments. In this mode, Beat On automatically changes the Tempo in optional speed rate(BPM) and bars. You can also set the starting BPM and finishing BPM to practice from fast to slow or slow to fast, of course, you can practice in loop.
You can easily customize the time signatures (1~16/1, 1~16/2, 1~16/4, 1~16/8, 1~16/16) and subdivisions including whole note, half note, quarter note, eighth note, sixteenth note, thirty second note, sixty fourth note, triple notes and syncopated notes.
The accents of beats can also be customized to any position in a looping bar which includes Accent "f" (Yellow), Unaccented "p" (Grey) and Rest "Mute" (Black).
Besides hearing the beat tones and watching the beat sector on the screen, you can also See the beats in Flashlight and Feel the beats in Vibration(iPhone Only).
You can save tempo, time signature, subdivision into the setlist for practice, band jamming and live performing. You can reload and play a song whenever you want.
There are many other cool features such as background-play, tone position reversal, audio output balance, independent APP volume control and more.
Beat On Features:
*Based on MIDI technology, extremely accurate as quartz.
*Absolutely easy to use and AD FREE.
*Powerful and Easy-to-Use Time Signatures settings
*Subdivisions include whole note, half note, quarter note, eighth note, sixteenth note, thirty second note, sixty fourth note, triple notes and syncopated notes.
*14 studio-remixed high fidelity Metronome Tones, specially optimized for iOS speakers.
*Tone position reversal mode.
*Dynamic Accent settings, including Accent "f", Unaccented "p" and Rest "Mute".
*TAP to calculate BPM.
*3 ways of Auto-Lock Options.
*Background-Play keeps metronome working in backstage and with other APPs simultaneously .
*Independent volume control.
*Audio output Balance adjustment.
*LED flashlight on Accent, let your band mates see the beats.
*Vibration on Accent, makes you FEEL the beats.
*Setlist memory, save your favorite settings and reload whenever you need.
*Flashlight and Vibrate are only available for iPhones.
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