Whether you are an inspiring musician or somebody who’s already in the industry looking to further improve your craft, there are a ton of hidden gems you can find online. In this age of technology where everything is available from education to passion, here are some applications that you can download to raise your craft to another level.
This app will bring the recording studio into your hands, literally giving you the power to create music anywhere and anytime. From features like live loops that will instantly turn you into a DJ creating new music to playing a variety of musical instruments using the innovative multi touch keyboard; GarageBand allows you to play, record, and mix third party instruments or effects all in one space.
FL Studio Mobile
Explore this digital audio work station where you can create multi- track music projects on your mobile device. FL Studio Mobile has multiple features where you have control over adding tracks to changing tempos, manual drawing of notes, a step sequencer where you can record one measure of a melody or a beat and turn it into a loop, and instrument modules that include a Drum Sampler, DirectWave Sample Player, and more.
Model 15 Modular Synthesizer
This is the first Moog modular synthesizer and synthesis educational tool created to make sure that the power and sound quality of each module remains intact. This app has been designed to ensure that all zooming, panning and modular patching throughout its usage will be as natural as possible. With unique features that expand its capabilities, this is definitely a next generation synth app.
Are you ready to write your own masterpiece? The best song of your life is waiting to be made! This app has everything a songwriter needs all in one. It contains idea generating-tools to give you that inspirational boost, a rhyming dictionary to help expand your word choices, chord notation to easily insert within your lyrics, and a built-in audio player to let you record your own melody. This all-in package delivers everything a songwriter might need to create that next big hit.
Hokusai Audio Editor
This multitrack audio editor records or imports tracks, and makes it sound the way you want it to. You get full control over editing the track from cutting to deleting, and it even has a variety of filters and special effects for you to explore. Edit multiple tracks side by side and mix them together before transferring them to your computer. Hokusai promises to give you a different experience in terms of control over editing your track with a touchscreen, so you can easily create music with your fingertips.
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Written by: Angeline Rodriguez
Angeline Rodriguez is the Managing Editor of WhenInManila.com and an Editor at Newsweek Amplify. She is a gamer and a geek with a mad love for anime and KDramas.