Piano Maestro by JoyTunes

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Description

The Ultimate Piano Practice Game, featuring hundreds of songs! #1 Education App in 20 countries!
Enter an addictive and fun music journey while playing your own acoustic or electric PIANO. No wires or adapters needed! Download Piano Maestro to your iPad, place it on your piano/keyboard and play away! No piano? No problem! TOUCH MODE also available.

Piano Maestro (formerly Piano Mania) makes practice time fun & effective.

JoyTunes, Winners of “World Summit Award” from the United Nations and “Parents’ Choice award”, knows how to make practicing the piano fun! Check out our 5-star reviews:

-“It's an awesome game!! And teaching to play piano!!! LOVE LOVE IT!! Can’t stress enough how u should download this app ASAP!”

-“It’s really helping me to be a better pianist!”
Master each chapter to open the next, all while improving your sight reading, rhythm, technique, playing two hands and much more.
With JoyTunes Accounts you can access and keep your progress synced on any iPad anywhere with the new Roaming Profiles! 

Chapter by chapter, unleash the Mozart in you!

From a single note to complete pieces, Piano Maestro makes sheet music comes to life.
- Learn to read sheet music notation and symbols
- Play melodies in both treble and bass clefs
- Choose between right hand, left hand or both hands simultaneously
-“Connect to your teacher” feature- impress your PIANO TEACHER with your new found skills
- Progress up in chapters, collecting SKILL POINTS as you play
- New songs and levels added every month!
- Teachers praise, “Congratulations on founding one of the greatest programs I have ever seen. This is truly a fantastic way of learning music.. The kids LOVE it....”

SONG LIBRARY INCLUDES:

Beginners' classics:
• Vivaldi's Spring
• Aida Theme
•When The Saints Go Marching In

Popular hits:
•Just the way you are (Bruno Mars)
•Love Story (Taylor Swift)
•Roar (Katy Perry)

And hundreds more…

How the Subscription Works:

• All app users can play several free skill levels. Upgrade to a subscription package at any time.

• Subscribers will receive full access to the Piano Maestro journey- a great complimentary tool to your piano lessons.

Your journey will include the ability to progress in levels, earn ranks and enjoy full access to our constantly updating song library. New songs added weekly!
Choose from one of the following subscription options:
• Monthly recurring subscription for $11.99/month
• Half-yearly (6 months) recurring subscription for $47.99/6 months (2 months free)
• Recurring yearly subscription for $59.99/year (7 months free!!!)

• All recurring subscriptions will auto-renew unless auto-renewal is turned off at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. You may turn off auto-renewal at any time from your iTunes account settings.

• Your subscription is for your iTunes account and can be used on your iPad

• Payments will be charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase.

• Subscriptions cannot be cancelled during the active subscription period.

• Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription to that publication.

“Piano Maestro” was created by JoyTunes, maker of music games with the goal of helping people enjoy practicing music. JoyTunes has won many awards, including:

- EMI’s Innovation Challenge 2013”
- “Best Tools for Beginners”, NAMM
- "Best Tablet Game of 2013", GameIS
- "App of the Week", Gizmodo
- “Parent’s Choice Award”
- “Golden App”, Apps for Homeschooling

Powered by the Sparrow Framework.
Powered by DIRAC from The DSP Dimension for time-stretching accompaniment music.

We would LOVE to hear your FEEDBACK! Please email us at support@joytunes.com

For more details, visit www.JoyTunes.com/piano

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Terms of use: http://www.joytunes.com/terms.php

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Facebook: /joytunes

What's New

Version 3.0 (Aug 26, 2014)

- A much anticipated and requested feature now available - Fast Forward and Rewind!
You can now rewind or fast forward a piece in the middle of playing! Yet another great way to practice and learn a new song.

- Improved notation, leading to a better learning experience!

- Better network connectivity for smoother experience

- We fixed some pesky bugs, sorry about those!

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Version 2.8.1 (Aug 06, 2014)

- Fixed "Fast Forward" Bug, preventing players from skipping levels.

New in 2.8:
- New in the Library: "Recommended Especially For You!"
This new sophisticated recommendation system analyzes your skills based on your past performances, and offers you songs and exercises personalized just for you! Try it out - it's really cool!!

- Stars, Now in Library Songs!
After receiving many requests, stars can now be earned in library songs as well, just like in the 'Journey' and 'Method' section! Have fun!!

- Summer Camp continues with new cool free songs each week, especially adapted to your playing level.

- Pesky internet related bug fixes, such as not being able to download background music or manage one's account.

- Fixed rare crash upon launch

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Version 2.8 (Jul 27, 2014)

- New in the Library: "Recommended Especially For You!"
This new sophisticated recommendation system analyzes your skills based on your past performances, and offers you songs and exercises personalized just for you! Try it out - it's really cool!!

- Stars, Now in Library Songs!
After receiving many requests, stars can now be earned in library songs as well, just like in the 'Journey' and 'Method' section! Have fun!!

- Summer Camp continues with new cool free songs each week, especially adapted to your playing level.

- Pesky internet related bug fixes, such as not being able to download background music or manage one's account.

- Fixed rare crash upon launch

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Version 2.7.3 (Jul 07, 2014)

- JoyTunes Summer Camp is here! Every week we will release a new cool song, adapted especially for your playing level. Learn a new fun song, play, and you could also win a prize each week! More details inside ‘Piano Maestro’.

- Fixed and improved fingering notation bugs and clarity
- Reduced size of iCloud backup

2.7:
- Due to popular demand: Profiles will now be sorted alphabetically and you can search for a name as well! Less time scrolling, more time playing.

- You can now change fingering and note name style settings midway through a song, upon pressing pause. Be on the lookout for the settings icon after pausing.

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Version 2.7 (Jun 05, 2014)

-Summer is almost here, and so is JoyTunes Summer Camp! Every week we will release a new cool song, adapted especially for your playing level. Learn a new fun song, play, and you could also win a prize each week! More details inside ‘Piano Maestro’.

- Due to popular demand: Profiles will now be sorted alphabetically and you can search for a name as well! Less time scrolling, more time playing.

- You can now change fingering and note name style settings midway through a song, upon pressing pause. Be on the lookout for the settings icon after pausing.

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Version 2.6.1 (May 04, 2014)

- No internet connection? You can now still play the song without the backing music.
- New & improved practice options screen. Now, when pressing pause, you will have the ability to view the sheet music you are playing.
- You can now turn off the sun flare effect in the settings menu

From 2.6 :
- NEW "Learn Song" Feature - a real revolution!
Every song is now broken down into a step by step learning process. This is a great way for a student to learn a brand new song effectively and with ease, even from home.

- Improved Student Connection Process - connecting to students/teachers just got easier.

- Facebook connection - connect your account to Facebook and change your avatar picture to your Facebook picture.

- Notation/Bug Fixes - various fixes, including song stops before the last note was played through.

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Version 2.6 (Apr 20, 2014)

- NEW "Learn Song" Feature - a real revolution!
Every song is now broken down into a step by step learning process. This is a great way for a student to learn a brand new song effectively and with ease, even from home.

- Improved Student Connection Process - connecting to students/teachers just got easier.

- Facebook connection - connect your account to Facebook and change your avatar picture to your Facebook picture.

- Notation/Bug Fixes - various fixes, including song stops before the last note was played through.

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Version 2.5.2 (Apr 07, 2014)

Version 2.5.2 :
- Fixed a bug in the tutorial

Version 2.5.1 :
- Method books now show dynamic markings (e.g. p, f, cresc.)
- Method books now show articulation markings (staccatos and slurs)
- Fixed game sync when using acoustic piano
- Improved stability in long sessions

Version 2.5 :
- "To improve is to change, to be perfect is to change often."
Well, we have changed... OUR NAME! to....Piano Maestro!

- Piano Maestro now features your favorite Method books! Including a preview of Alfred's Premier Piano Course and Piano Pronto by Jennifer Eklund... and that's just the beginning!

- Especially for Teachers - A New Assign as Homework Feature! Now teachers can easily assign songs and exercises as homework in the new "Home Challenge" section - all with a single click.

-New main menu look! Much simpler to navigate.

Major bug fixes including:
- Loading times reduced. Less time waiting, more time playing.
- For all you MIDI users- Piano Maestro is now supporting a wider range of MIDI keyboards.

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Version 2.5.1 (Mar 31, 2014)

- Method books now show dynamic markings (e.g. p, f, cresc.)
- Method books now show articulation markings (staccatos and slurs)
- Fixed game sync when using acoustic piano
- Improved stability in long sessions

Version 2.5 :
- "To improve is to change, to be perfect is to change often."
Well, we have changed... OUR NAME! to....Piano Maestro!

- Piano Maestro now features your favorite Method books! Including a preview of Alfred's Premier Piano Course and Piano Pronto by Jennifer Eklund... and that's just the beginning!

- Especially for Teachers - A New Assign as Homework Feature! Now teachers can easily assign songs and exercises as homework in the new "Home Challenge" section - all with a single click.

-New main menu look! Much simpler to navigate.

Major bug fixes including:
- Loading times reduced. Less time waiting, more time playing.
- For all you MIDI users- Piano Maestro is now supporting a wider range of MIDI keyboards.

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Version 2.5 (Mar 21, 2014)

- Alfred's Premier Piano Course songs now show dynamics and slurs
- Fixed metronome timing when using acoustic piano
- Improved stability in long sessions

Version 2.5 :
- "To improve is to change, to be perfect is to change often."
Well, we have changed... OUR NAME! to....Piano Maestro!

- Piano Maestro now features your favorite Method books! Including a preview of Alfred's Premier Piano Course and Piano Pronto by Jennifer Eklund... and that's just the beginning!

- Especially for Teachers - A New Assign as Homework Feature! Now teachers can easily assign songs and exercises as homework in the new "Home Challenge" section - all with a single click.

-New main menu look! Much simpler to navigate.

Major bug fixes including:
- Loading times reduced. Less time waiting, more time playing.
- For all you MIDI users- Piano Maestro is now supporting a wider range of MIDI keyboards.

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Version 2.1 (Feb 20, 2014)

* The day has come! - MIDI CONNECTION. woohoo!
Classroom settings - this one's for you. You can now plug any midi keyboard as input. Enjoy!

* Even better game play - your music now makes the sun go up. How cool is that?!

* New addition to the carousel - "Exercises", hundreds of them in multiple keys. 'Sight Reading', 'Major/Minor Scales', '5 Finger Position' drills, 'Rhythm Training' and more. Check it out!

* Notation fixes, based on your feedback (thanks!). Better dotted notes, sharp signs, half notes and on and on...

* Grayed out notes have replaced the ears

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Version 2.0.2 (Feb 06, 2014)

- Journey revised with updated methodology
- Added localisation to several languages

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What's New in 2.0 (drum roll please...) -

- Total makeover in all graphics - new shiny colors all around!!

- Retina iPad owner? All the new graphics are fully adjusted. And boy, it's stunning...

- New clear & straight look for the notes in the game itself - you asked, we listened.

- iPad Connections - you can now access and keep your progress synced on any iPad anywhere with the new Roaming Profiles!
(on a friend's iPad, on your teacher's iPad, on your sister's iPad - you get the picture...)

- Piano teacher? The new iPad Connections feature will let your students continue playing and practicing between lessons on any iPad. Try giving them home assignments with the app and see what happens... :)

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Version 2.0.1 (Jan 21, 2014)

- COPPA compliant- Piano Mania is now kids safe.
- Acoustic piano recognition bug fix.

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What's New in 2.0 (drum roll please...) -

- Total makeover in all graphics - new shiny colors all around!!

- Retina iPad owner? All the new graphics are fully adjusted. And boy, it's stunning...

- New clear & straight look for the notes in the game itself - you asked, we listened.

- iPad Connections - you can now access and keep your progress synced on any iPad anywhere with the new Roaming Profiles!
(on a friend's iPad, on your teacher's iPad, on your sister's iPad - you get the picture...)

- Piano teacher? The new iPad Connections feature will let your students continue playing and practicing between lessons on any iPad. Try giving them home assignments with the app and see what happens... :)

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Version 2.0 (Jan 15, 2014)

What's New in 2.0 (drum roll please...) -

- Total makeover in all graphics - new shiny colors all around!!

- Retina iPad owner? All the new graphics are fully adjusted. And boy, it's stunning...

- New clear & straight look for the notes in the game itself - you asked, we listened.

- iPad Connections - you can now access and keep your progress synced on any iPad anywhere with the new Roaming Profiles!
(on a friend's iPad, on your teacher's iPad, on your sister's iPad - you get the picture...)

- Piano teacher? The new iPad Connections feature will let your students continue playing and practicing between lessons on any iPad. Try giving them home assignments with the app and see what happens... :)

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Version 1.9 (Dec 08, 2013)

Brand New Parent/Teacher Zone- Personalize your child's learning experience
* Useful Information, Reports and More!
Better support for key signature in songs with complicated scales
Improvements to the library screen - easier to find the song you are looking for!
As always, more content! New songs and exercises have been added and we can't wait for you to play them!
Lots of small bug fixes, they were pesky, but we found and squashed them.

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Version 1.8 (Nov 17, 2013)

Piano Mania is exploding with new songs and exercises!!! Hundreds of new songs to choose from!

Introducing....Library Mode!
*New songs including new radio hits (Taylor Swift & Katy Perry to name a few), TV & Game Themes (Angry Birds & Game of Thrones), kids and folk songs and more!

Sheet Music View (available in the Library)
* View sheet music before you play each song (both snippets and full view). Great way to quickly get a sense of each song's full arrangement

Did we mention tons more content?!
*New specific Major & Minor scale exercises - practicing scales has never been so much fun!
*New specific '5 finger position exercises - perfect your hand technique!
*New specific sight reading exercises - challenge yourself in different keys and difficulty (right hand, left hand or both hands together!)

Journey Mode (previously "Song Mode")
*Improved mechanism to advance in "Chapters" (previously called "ranks").
*Gain stars to unlock the next chapter

Choose Your Key
* Choose which key to play the song in (if the song has more than one key)

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Version 1.7.1 (Oct 31, 2013)

1.7.1: Fixed a glitch when choosing easier/harder at the end of a level

What's New in Version 1.7:
- New Icon!
- PianoMania is now fully iOS7 compatible
- Smoother "Connect To Teacher" Experience
- NEW Teachers Zone - Now you can invite your students to connect through the app
- Even more content!
- Acoustic piano iOS7 bug fix

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Version 1.7 (Oct 14, 2013)

- New Icon!
- PianoMania is now fully iOS7 compatible
- Smoother "Connect To Teacher" Experience
- NEW Teachers Zone - Now you can invite your students to connect through the app
- Even more content!
- Acoustic piano iOS7 bug fix

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Version 1.6.1 (Sep 11, 2013)

- Child protection against accidental purchases: Adult must hold the "continue" button for 3 seconds to purchase subscription

- Bug fixed when touch mode wasn't responsive

- New feature to "enable microphone" for better acoustic piano recognition

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Version 1.6 (Jul 17, 2013)

- Revamped initial game tutorial to help you better understand how to play Piano Mania!

- "Switch Profiles" feature now easier to manage!

- Touch mode players in Rank 1-improved feedback on how to use rhythm line

- Squashed some pesky bugs

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Version 1.5 (Jun 20, 2013)

What's new? What's NOT new!? Tons of new features, newly designed screens and more songs await you in version 1.5 of Piano Mania!

* Multiple Profiles! You requested and we heard you loud and clear! Enjoy the ease of having multiple profiles on one device.

* New "Fast Forward" feature! Progress up quickly in ranks by playing "fast forward songs" to quickly reach the rank that suits you best.

* New in-game practice mode! You can now change the tempo control and other practice options during a level, without having to begin the song again!

* After resuming from pause to play, countdown will occur giving you time to prepare your hands on the piano.

* Customize your preferences! You can now:
- Choose between showing CDE OR DoReMi note names!
- Turn fingering hints on/off
- Choose whether to display notes on keyboard
- Enable or disable application sounds and background music

* New Songs!

* Automatic practice mode to re-adjust the settings of the song based on your performance. What does that mean, you ask? If you perform poorly on a song you will be offered a "try easier" version, if you succeed (only in practice settings) you'll be suggested to "try harder".

* Improved game experience:
-Newly designed end level screen.
-Player profile screen got a makeover
-In-game tutorial for new users.
-Improved quality of background music when changing songs' tempo

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Version 1.1 (May 21, 2013)

• Nicer look and feel to staff lines, notes and fingering graphics!
• Changes in end level: When you master a song in performance mode, you now have the option to go immediately to the next song via the "next" button. When you do not you can immediately go to practice mode.
• Pop up message when new content arrives, so you will always be in the know!
• “Connect to Teacher” screen got a makeover-have you connected to your teacher yet??
• Choose between male and female profile pictures
• Smoother scrolling experience between ranks
• Only active notes shown on keyboard when playing both hands
• Fixed Bugs:
- Acoustic piano players without Wi-Fi will now be able to collect points
- Acoustic piano improvements

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Version 1.0.2 (May 10, 2013)

1.0.2:
+ Fixed bug which erased (some users) progress within ranks

1.0.1:
+ More songs to play! Yay! We love them, you'll love them.

+ Upgraded user interface for simpler navigation through songs

+ Practice time made easier! You can now change song settings (tempo, note names etc) from inside the song (use the pause button) and continue on playing.

+ Teach piano? Register in the "Connect to teacher" section so your students can find you!

+ Faster loading time between levels, because we hate to make you wait

+ Squashed annoying bugs. Sorry about those!

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Version 1.0.1 (May 03, 2013)

+ More songs to play! Yay! We love them, you'll love them.

+ Upgraded user interface for simpler navigation through songs

+ Practice time made easier! You can now change song settings (tempo, note names etc) from inside the song (use the pause button) and continue on playing.

+ Teach piano? Register in the "Connect to teacher" section so your students can find you!

+ Faster loading time between levels, because we hate to make you wait

+ Squashed annoying bugs. Sorry about those!

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Version 1.0 (Apr 24, 2013)

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Versions

3.0Aug 26, 2014Current release
2.8.1Aug 06, 2014
2.8Jul 27, 2014
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2.7.3Jul 07, 2014
2.7Jun 05, 2014
2.6.1May 04, 2014
2.6Apr 20, 2014
2.5.2Apr 07, 2014
2.5.1Mar 31, 2014
2.5Mar 21, 2014
2.1Feb 20, 2014
2.0.2Feb 06, 2014
2.0.1Jan 21, 2014
2.0Jan 15, 2014
1.9Dec 08, 2013
1.8Nov 17, 2013
1.7.1Oct 31, 2013
1.7Oct 14, 2013
1.6.1Sep 11, 2013
1.6Jul 17, 2013
1.5Jun 20, 2013
1.1May 21, 2013
1.0.2May 10, 2013
1.0.1May 03, 2013
1.0Apr 24, 2013First tracked
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About

Compatibility: iPad Only

Category: Education

Updated: Aug 26, 2014

Version: 3.0

Size: 88.5 MB

Language: English, Russian, Simplified Chinese

Seller: JoyTunes

Rated 4+, Made for Ages 9-11:


Requirements: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPad.

App ID:  604699751  [Copy]