** No. 1 music app in more than 20 countries **
Write songs, find chords, and learn scales based on the circle of fifths! For every skill-level!
This app is for musicians of all kinds, songwriters, and producers. Beginners and advanced. No matter if it's your intention to get better on your instrument or playfully find chords and inspiration for your songs or productions.
WRITE SONGS & FIND CHORDS
▶ Chords within a key are highlighted, they will sound great together, just combine them.
▶ Lookup how chords are played on the guitar, piano, ukulele or bass guitar! With Left-Hand mode!
▶ Export songs as MIDI and use them in Ableton, Reason, Garage Band or any other DAW.
▶ Thirds? Fifths? Mixolydian??? Don't panic! You don't need to know or learn any music theory!
PRACTICE & LEARN
▶ Learn chords and scales*, get easy access to music theory!
▶ Practice your own songs or popular songs. Analyze them and understand chord relations.
▶ Learn how chords and scales are played on the guitar, piano, ukulele, bass guitar, violin, viola, or cello! With Left-Hand mode!
▶ Display the names of the scale tones in the staff. Improve your sight-reading!
▶ Display scale patterns (intervals) in the staff. Learn scales more effectively!
*basic scales are included, unlock more than 80 additional scales as Add-on if you are hungry for more!
Export songs as MIDI file and work with them in Ableton, Garage Band or any other digital audio workstation.
Export chords as PDF lead sheet. Get your songs printed, share PDFs with your bandmates or simply bring the sheets to the rehearsal. Lead sheets are an excellent way to make your music playable for other musicians!
*available as Add-on
PROS AND TEACHERS
▶ Have fun with modal interchange and customized chords!
▶ Check out chord statistics related to the current mode.
▶ Display and playback 4-note chords in the circle of fifths.
▶ Use the app to teach your students and let them practice chord progressions and scales.
▶ Song templates: Common Pop-, Jazz-, and Blues templates are integrated
▶ Share & collaborate
Share song links with bandmates or your teacher. Receivers can open and work on them in the TONALY app.
▶ Chord symbols and chord structures are explained.
▶ Integrated instruments: guitar, piano, ukulele, bass, violin, viola, and cello in different tunings.
▶ Interactive keyboard
Check out melodies or practice scales on the go.
▶ Interactive circle of fifths
▶ Display chords, roman numerals, Nashville numbers, and colors.
▶ Transposed playback for Bb or Eb instruments.
▶ List of popular songs
Easily pick chords out of the circle of fifths. Create custom chords, change time signature (4/4, 3/4, 6/8, 7/8, 5/8), change the tempo (40-320bpm) and adjust the flexible song structure.
Once you've composed a song, you can quickly change the key to find the right one for you.
▻ Ionian (Natural major)
▻ Aeolian (Natural minor)
▻ As well as Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolydian, and Locrian.
▻ Unlock more than 80 additional scales as Add-on.
▻ G clef
▻ F clef
▻ C clef
▶ Different playback sounds:
▻ Grand Piano
▻ Acoustic Guitar
▻ Synth Pad
▶ App settings:
▻ Four color themes, including a color blind theme.
▻ Display minor chords in small letters.
▻ Display 4-note-chords.
▻ Display german note names (B will be H).
▶ No registration (account) needed!
NEW FEATURE: Start a new song from a template.
You can now start a completely empty song, a prefilled song, or use song templates of common pop, jazz, and blues progressions. Access this feature by starting a new song from the sidebar menu.
As well as smaller bugfixes and optimizations.
The app is updated and improved regularly. Let me know what you think! Write feedback to firstname.lastname@example.org