We’ve made a list of 6 smartphone applications that will help you to boost your singing skills without even bothering to leave your couch.
For any vocalist it is extremely important to train their ear, be it a novice at a karaoke club or an experienced pop star.
In MyEarTraining there are over 100 exercises to develop your aural skills. They will be a perfect fit for singers of any level. New users can start learning with simple intervals, rhythms, major and minor chords. More experienced singers can challenge and improve on themselves with seventh chord inversion, complex chord sequences and exotic scales. MyEarTraining also offers various music courses and lessons, including basic music theory.
Do you want to learn how to sing or use the full power of your voice?
This app was created by teachers from a famous vocal studio VOX, and their professional approach stands out. For example, Vox Tools allows you to accurately tune the application to your own voice features to personalize the learning process. This is a very powerful tool that will help singers to learn, train and improve their singing talent themselves. In addition to the vocal trainer, the app contains loads of useful and practical tips and recommendations.
X-STAR is the magic of karaoke in your smartphone.
X-STAR is an actual social network with an immense karaoke catalogue and unique vocal effects. Every day it gives you personalized recommendations, based on your music tastes and history of singing. You can give marks to other people’s singing and communicate with your friends right in the app. Unleash your talent, sing with all your heart and become the best.
Learn to Sing (previously Sing Sharp)
A great app with a fine interface that will teach you to sight-sing.
Learn to Sing has been teaching its users to sing for several years already. Vocal exercises for your voice and other singing skills, vocal warm-up, ear training – even professional will be amazed by just how much the app has to offer. Now you just have to remember a nice design and quite an amount of free songs (more songs are available with the Apple Music subscription) – and you will get one of the best singing applications.
VoCo Vocal Coach
VoCo Vocal Coach is one of the most powerful free applications to train your singing skills.
This app is designed for both novices and professionals who would like to better their timbre, their control of sound production and their singing style. VoCo offers you exercises, scales and arpeggio. In VoCo you can set the sound tone, depending on your voice type, change the music speed, create playlists, set the duration of the exercises, choose the melody of the starting sound tone and so on, and so forth. The app also allows you to learn in four different ways: with an alternative, experimental, systematic, or diagnostic approach.
This is a singing learning application which even professionals and voice instructors can rely on.
It was created by performers and for performers. In Swiftscales you can practise whatever your level of voice mastery is. You can always choose and change the difficulty level for your lessons and many other flexible settings. The app has got a lot of useful content inside: audio samples, video lessons, reading materials, exercises for novices, and an interface guide as well. Moreover, Swiftscales is available on multiple platforms, and so you will be able to learn, train and rehearse with whatever you feel comfortable with: your smartphone, tablet or computer.
And don’t forget that the best way to learnis to practice. However well-organised and effective your lessons are, they will all be a waste of time if you don’t sing regularly.
Have a good karaoke!
On Saturday it is a company party at a karaoke club. And are your overtones pulling the maximum for a school morning? Did you try to sing a serenade under your beloved’s window and end up for 15 days in jail on suspicion of animal abuse? Or do you just want to sing beautifully and correctly, but there is no time for tutors?