December 8, 2011 in Music (E)
[prMac.com] Glendale, Arizona - More than just jazz guitar interactive sheet music and tablature, this app reveals some fascinating facts about Christmas. It opens with a music box effect and allows you to enjoy an interactive look at some facts about Christmas traditions all around the world while you enjoy listening to the guitar pieces you will later learn.
The included guitar instruction is a visual guide to playing sixteen popular Christmas Favorites in a jazzy style:
* Angels We Have Heard on High
* Away in a Manger
* Deck the Halls
* God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
* Good King Wenceslas
* Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
* It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
* Jingle Bells
* O Come All Ye Faithful
* O Christmas Tree
* O Little Town of Bethlehem
* Silent Night
* We Three Kings
* The First Noel
* What Child Is This?
* We Wish You a Merry Christmas
The music in the app was arranged and performed by Paul Pappas.
This app is sure to be enjoyed by Christmas music and guitar enthusiasts alike.
* Continuously scrolling background with tap-to-learn facts about Christmas
* Standard notation and tablature, with animation, shows you what to play and when to play it
* Slow down each piece to 3/4 or 1/2 speed to help you learn it
* Pick start/stop loop points to continuously repeat any portion of the piece, at regular speed or slowed down
* Everything is included; no Wi-Fi streaming is required after installation
This app was produced by Cherry Lane Music Company, a leader in music instruction, and by G-Men Productions.
* Requires iOS 5.0 or later
* 104 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Christmas Favorites for Solo Jazz Guitar 1.1 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Music category.
G-Men Productions was founded by a 14-year lead programmer and designer of top-quality PC and console video games for Microsoft, THQ, Disney and others. With the combined leadership of a 20-year lead artist from the marketing and publishing industry, G-Men Productions is dedicated to creating the most innovative, and most user-friendly video games and iPhone/iPad apps available. Copyright (C) 2011 G-Men Productions. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.