iReal Pro

iReal Pro

By Technimo LLC

  • Category: Music
  • Release Date: 2008-12-02
  • Current Version: 10.1
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 85.34 MB
  • Developer: Technimo LLC
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 11.4 or later.
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 1,923 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~ Used by thousands of music students, teachers and some of the world’s top music schools such as Berklee College of Music and Musicians Institute. “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 the included 50 different accompaniment styles (Swing, Ballad, Gypsy Jazz, Bluegrass, Country, Rock, Funk, Reggae, Bossa Nova, Latin,...) and 12 blues styles available as a one-time In-App purchase • 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 download any songs you want • 1000s of songs can be downloaded 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 AirTurn™ and other bluetooth page turners • Upload your songs and playlists to iCloud for safekeeping and for synchronization across any of your iCloud enabled devices such as iPhone, iPad or Mac Always backup your songs!

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Reviews

  • Great practice tool, good support.

    5
    By KBarM
    This tool is a great way to practice, and play the tune in any key. (As a keyboardist, I turn down the keyboard part and practce along from my fake book charts.) I don’t find the editing interface super intuitive, but there is online documentation and their support responds quickly to questions. The jazz list of tunes is pretty comprehensive. I wish there were more vetted rock tunes. (People post their own titles in the forums, but it is “caveat emptor”: some people who post don’t seem to know you can specify a minor key, or have screwy chords. Most recent versions let you preview before you download a song, but older version that runs on older iOS does not. (And that is the helpful tidbit I got from their support staff.) Overall, well worth the investment.
  • Excellent app

    5
    By TSaxRex
    Unwavering product support. Five stars for the customer support team. A lot of work has gone into making this the pinnacle of what is available at this time. It’s an excellent investment. I have it for both android and Apple products. It’s that good. I’m a bona fide user. I also bought it to put on my wife’s devices.
  • Works for me....

    5
    By Phonak1
    The app does what i need it to do and the after purchase support is great.
  • Incredible app

    5
    By Emefbee
    This is an incredible app. I use it ~3 times a week plus during jam sessions. It is easy to use, and easy to edit charts. One of the big benefits is that it works with split screen so I can play tunes on other apps and use the iReal Pro charts at the same time. The developer is very helpful too and I appreciate all the assistance provided.
  • Chord Charts BACKWARDS

    4
    By Lasagna43279
    As stated in the title, the optional chord charts display as either a left-handed guitarist or just plain backwards. Would be a great feature to have access to if it were displaying properly.(or at least giving the consumer an option to change it) Thank you! I’ll buy the blues package if the developers fix this problem.
  • Great help!

    5
    By Msusano
    Very attentive help, even on a holiday! Very impressed! Love this app! Gig w it regularly.
  • Simply amazing!

    5
    By Mashoul80
    I rarely write reviews, but this app has been such an amazing tool for me as I learn jazz guitar, I can’t even imagine practicing without it! From playing along with jazz standards to just solo practice in ii-V-I lines, to the fact that you can change the tempos, keys, rhythm, all on your phone without having to plug any thing anywhere, makes this app one of the best I’ve found for anyone interested in learning to play music. I think the author deserves an away for this!
  • To IRealPro: I love you

    5
    By Jazztromba
    This has become an instrumental tool to use both in the practice room and on gigs. Practicing over solo changes helped me master songs like Giant Steps and Donna Lee and has changed the way I play my horn. On gigs, it’s perfect to check the chord changes and your song set list that way you’re never off from The rhythm section in a solo. Absolutely brilliant!
  • I love it!! What a bargain!

    5
    By anais32
    I’ve spent countless hours joyfully singing with this app. I’ve also been able to set keys that fit my voice like a glove. This used to be a very awkward process with a pianist, because finding the perfect key can be very time consuming. Well, it is for me. I can also email a set list and charts for upcoming gigs. This makes life so much easier. It is truly a bargain. I’ve saved hundred of dollars in rehearsal time because of this app. I recommend it to all my singer friends. Thank you!
  • I have no idea how to use his

    1
    By Good app but.... 486924
    They just throw you in there, without knowing anything. I don’t know how to do anything, and right now it looks like all it is for is jazz improvising which was not what I was looking for. Would not recommend

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