Ear Training Software EarMaster CD Rom 59.95
A computer based ear training course and tool for Windows or Mac
EarMaster's drill based teaching is a fun and easy way to do ear
training with your computer.
For beginners and Professionals
You can choose
the build-in tutor
as your master and let it adjust the difficulty as you do
progress, or you can configure each exercise your self in the
extremely flexible exercise setup with a wide range of
This flexibility makes EarMaster the perfect choice for any musician. Beginners
can be guided through by the build-in tutor while music students and
professionals can configure the program individually to be just as hard as you
Monitor your results
All of your results are recorded in details in a database for
later review and printout. You can for example view how well
you have identified the minor 7th chord within the past 2
weeks. With a floppy disk you can easily transfer your results
to your school or your teachers computer (if EarMaster School is installed on it)
and bring new assignments back for homework.
Give your answer in the way you prefer
Depending on the instrument you play, you can put EarMaster
in 3 different instrument modes. You can answer question
and make configurations on either a Piano, Guitar or
Notesheet on the screen.
EarMaster now includes advanced sound-to-MIDI technology allowing you to
give your answers with the microphone. If you have a MIDI keyboard attached
to your computer you can also use this to give your answers and to remote
EarMaster offers 10 ear training exercises divided into five subject areas. They
have been chosen and developed in cooperation with music teachers from all
over the world and loyal users of previous versions of EarMaster. Together they
cover all the areas you need to develop and maintain your aural skills.
Once you get the hang of intervals, it will be easier to
transcribe songs, compose songs or tuning your guitar. It
will help you figure out the melody of a song based on the
intervals: "Oh, that's just a perfect fourth followed by a
EarMaster has two exercises that will help you with just
EarMaster plays an harmonic or
melodic interval, you identify it by its name or transcribe
the tones on either the piano, guitar or the notesheet.
EarMaster plays two intervals, you
identify which one is the greater.
Scale and Mode Exercise
A scale is the tonal basis of music i.e. a set of tones from
which you build melodies and harmonies. With EarMaster
you will learn to identify scales (like major, minor, blues,
bebop, etc) and church modes (like dorian, phrygian, etc):
EarMaster plays a scale or mode,
you identify it by its name or transcribe the tones on either
the piano, guitar or the notesheet.
Knowing chords and harmonies is another important part
of song transcription and composition or if you improvise
or play by ear. To put harmonies and chords in music
requires that you can hear and feel the quality of chords
and their function within a given key.
EarMaster has three exercises that will help you with just
Chord identification and Chord-inversion identification -
EarMaster plays an harmonic or melodic chord, you
identify it by its name or transcribe the tones on either the
piano, guitar or the notesheet.
Chord progression identification - EarMaster plays a
chord progression (like II mi7 - V 7 - I maj), you identify it
by its name or choose the step and quality for each chord.
The demands for a musicians rhythmic abilities are
increasing in modern music. A fine sense of rhythmic
variations, the ability to feel a tempo and keeping it are
important for any musician. It is not enough to be able to
read or hear individual note values, you must identify a
rhythm as a series of rhythm patterns. EarMaster has
three exercises that will teach you to read and hear
Rhythm reading - EarMaster shows a rhythm score. You
clap the rhythm following the metronome. Clap in your
hands in front of the microphone, tap the rhythm on the
space bar or play it on your MIDI instrument.
Rhythm imitation - EarMaster plays a rhythm. You clap the
rhythm following the metronome. Clap in your hands in
front of the microphone, tap the rhythm on the space bar
or play it on your MIDI instrument.
Rhythm correction - EarMaster shows a rhythm score and
plays the same rhythm with a few changes. You identify
which changes were made.
Can you transcribe a tune when you hear it?
Melody dictate - EarMaster plays a melodic phrase. You
transcribe it on the staff, on the guitar tablature or on the
System requirements and languages