BluesMachine is a multi-touch guitar-like user interface for 12-bar Blues improvisation.Explaining MULTI-TOUCH: BluesMachine can sound up to 2 improvisation notes at the same time.Explaining GUITAR-LIKE USER INTERFACE: BluesMachine's Blues scale is derived from the one on the guitar fingerboard. But (and this is an important point) notes out of the scale are not accessible.Explaining 12-BAR BLUES IMPROVISATION: You will improvise over a 12-bar Blues accompaniment of (optionally) bass and drums, whose chord progression you can select from a list of 3 very classic ones.Controls:Key: 12 options, from C to B.Tempo: from 60 BPM to 140 BPM.Turnarounds: from 0 (which means just one series of 12 bars) to 9.Chord progression: 3 options available.Bass: switch turn-on / turn-off.Drums: switch turn-on / turn-off.To learn about the BluesMachine's blues scale, click the app's info button.BluesMachine is a small version of a project presented as Talk & Poster at the SIGGRAPH 2009 conference in New Orleans.
File Size2.2 MB
Operating System iOS
System RequirementsCompatible with: iphonefirstgen, iphonefirstgen, ipodtouchfirstgen, ipodtouchfirstgen, ipodtouchsecondgen, ipodtouchsecondgen, iphone3g, iphone3g, iphone3gs, iphone3gs, ipadwifi, ipadwifi, ipad3g, ipad3g, ipodtouchthirdgen, ipodtouchthirdgen, iphone4, iphone4, ipodtouchfourthgen, ipodtouchfourthgen, ipad2wifi, ipad2wifi, ipad23g, ipad23g, iphone4s, iphone4s, ipadthirdgen, ipadthirdgen, ipadthirdgen4g, ipadthirdgen4g, iphone5, iphone5, ipodtouchfifthgen, ipodtouchfifthgen, ipadfourthgen, ipadfourthgen, ipadfourthgen4g, ipadfourthgen4g, ipadmini, ipadmini, ipadmini4g, ipadmini4g