REQUIREMENTS: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.
Requires iOS 3.0 or later
iTablaPro - Tabla Tanpura Player
Come sit down for a session with our Tabla Pro. Experience virtuoso, realistic tabla playing, and let the fantastic Tanpura & SwarMandal sound inspire you to greater heights in your own musical journey!
♦♦♦ NOW WITH AUTO-TUNER, iPad NATIVE UI
♦♦♦ AND BACKGROUND PLAY (iOS4 only)
♦♦♦ All updates are always free!
And the reviews are in:
★★★★★ "REAL Tabla Sound!"★★★★★ "Truly Amazing!"★★★★★ "FANTASTIC app for riyaz"★★★★★ "Best app ever, all I can say is WOW"★★★★★ "Finally a first-class app to replace expensive mediocre hardware"
❖ About iTablaPro ❖
iTablaPro is the first electronic tabla and tanpura that actually sounds like the real thing, ideal for Indian Classical musicians and students. It includes support for all common taals used in Hindustani music, making it the perfect companion for daily riyaz (practice). And the beautiful Tanpura and unique Swar Mandal create an instant concert atmosphere!
❖ KEY FEATURES ❖
✓ SIX fantastic instruments in one app: Tabla, two 5-string Tanpuras, a Sur-Peti (Shruti-Box), Swar Mandal, plus Manjira (Bhajani taal only) all controlled by a single set of pitch controls
✓ Uses sound samples from actual instruments for the most realistic sound. The tanpura sounds are specially sampled from the best Hemraj tanpuras for the most realistic tanpura sound ever!
✓ 30 taals: Ada Chautaal(14), Ashta Jhaptaal (8.5), Bhajani(8), Chartal-ki-Sawari(11), Chautaal(12), Dadra(6), Deepchandi(14), Dhamar(14), Ektaal(12), Farodust/Firdost(14), Jai Taal(13), Jat Taal(8), Jhaptaal(10), Jhoomra(14), Keherva(8), Matta Taal(9), Moghuli(7), Neel Taal (7.5), Pancham Sawari(15), Pashto(7), Punjabi / Sitarkhani(16), Rudra Taal(11), Rupak(7), Shashanka(5.5), Shiva Taal(9), Soolfakhta(5), Sooltaal(10), Teentaal(16), Teevra(7), and Tilwada(16)
✓ Multiple variations for most taals
✓ INTEGRATED AUTO-TUNER: Auto-Tune iTablaPro to your instrument such as harmonium, or use it to tune other instruments (microphone capability required such as iPhone built-in mic or 2nd/3rd gen iPod Touch with external mic)
✓ METRONOME: Now includes a metronome with the most common time signatures!
✓ TAP TEMPO: Just tap out a beat on the lower display and watch the app sync the tempo!
✓ MIXER: Full-featured mixer to adjust volume and panning of each instrument independently
✓ PRESETS: Save your frequently-used combinations as named presets. Includes presets for the 81 most popular raags.
✓ BACKGROUND PLAY: Start playing the music and switch to another app (iOS4 only), or play along with iPod music
✓ Includes an option for "Sur" tabla for a more bass tabla sound suitable for vocal music
✓ Extremely accurate tempo tested to within 1 milli-second
✓ Wide range of pitch from lower A (A2) through upper E (E4) for one and a half octaves of tuning
✓ Each taal has different thekas for slow, medium & fast tempos for more natural-sounding accompaniment
✓ Wide range of tempo from 10bpm to 500bpm (depending on the taal)
✓ Automatic range selection (ati-vilambit, vilambit, madhya, drut & ati-drut) based on tempo slider
✓ Extremely precise control of fine-tuning and tempo
✓ Multiple ways to control the tempo including x/2 & 2x buttons to quickly halve or double the tempo
✓ Displays current matra being played as well as the current divisions (Sam, Taali, Khaali, etc.)
COMPATIBILITY: iTablaPro is a universal app that works natively on all iPod, iPhone and iPad models running iOS 3.0 or later. Background play requires iOS 4.0 or later.
NOTE: The tabla's bayaan sound is very bass-intensive and cannot be full heard through the iPhone/iPod/iPad internal speaker. For best effect, use a speaker dock, external speakers, or high-quality headphones.
✦ ENHANCED: Minor UI tweaks
✦ NEW: By popular demand, both tanpuras can now be used together as independent 5-string tanpuras! Scroll a tanpura control to the right to access its 2nd string control.
✦ NEW: Now you can mark your favorite presets and choose to show all presets or just your favorite ones.
✦ NEW: The preset load controls are now hidden by default and can be shown by touching the bar at the bottom of the presets screen.
✦ NEW: Added Fardost taal (14 matras)
✦ ENHANCED: Other minor UI improvements.