The Instruments


Music Studio comes with 65 studio recorded instruments covering all musical styles like classic, jazz, rock, electronic and much more.
Additional 60 instruments are available in add-on packages.



The samples were recorded at 44kHz, 16bit with professional studio equipment to achive the best possible realism. Most of them are sustain. (you can hold the key as long as you like!)

The timbre can be altered with the effects and by setting the attack- and release time.

ShowClassical

Grand Piano 1
Grand Piano 1
Grand Piano 2
Grand Piano 2
Church Organ
Church Organ
String Section
String Section
Acoustic Bass Bowed
Acoustic Bass Bowed
Cello Section
Cello Section
Harp
Harp
Brass Section
Brass Section
Tuba
Tuba
French Horn
French Horn
Flugelhorn
Flugelhorn
Trombone
Trombone
Bassoon
Bassoon
Clarinet
Clarinet
Concert Flute
Concert Flute
Piccolo
Piccolo
   

Available as add-on:

Harpsichord
Harpsichord
Choir
Choir
Cello
Cello
Violin
Violin
Violin Pizzicato
Violin Pizzicato
Strings Pizzicato
Strings Pizzicato
Trumpet
Trumpet
Trumpet Muted
Trumpet Muted
Oboe
Oboe
Celesta
Celesta
Glockenspiel
Glockenspiel
Tubular Bells
Tubular Bells
Timpani
Timpani
         

ShowBand

E-Piano Bright
E-Piano Bright
Drawbar Organ
Drawbar Organ
Alto Saxophone
Alto Saxophone
Acoustic Guitar
Acoustic Guitar
E-Guitar Clean
E-Guitar Clean
E-Guitar Overdrive
E-Guitar Overdrive
Power Chords
Power Chords
Acoustic Bass
Acoustic Bass
E-Bass Acoustic
E-Bass Acoustic
Rock Bass
Rock Bass
Drum Kit
Drum Kit
Jazz Drum Kit
Jazz Drum Kit

Available as add-on:

E-Piano Vintage
E-Piano Vintage
Rock Organ
Rock Organ
Hammond Organ
Hammond Organ
Hammond Rock Organ
Hammond Rock Organ
Tenor Saxophone
Tenor Saxophone
Soprano Saxophone
Soprano Saxophone
Steel String
Steel String
Jazz Guitar
Jazz Guitar
E-Guitar Lead
E-Guitar Lead
E-Guitar Strat
E-Guitar Strat
E-Guitar Muted
E-Guitar Muted
E-Guitar Funk
E-Guitar Funk
Pick Bass
Pick Bass
Slap Bass
Slap Bass
Vibraphone
Vibraphone
Rock Drum Kit
Rock Drum Kit
   

ShowElectronic

Synth Bass
Synth Bass
HipHop Bass
HipHop Bass
Distortion Bass
Distortion Bass
Power Bass
Power Bass
Sub Bass
Sub Bass
Base Keys
Base Keys
Dot Keys
Dot Keys
Juno Keys
Juno Keys
Square Keys
Square Keys
Saw Keys
Saw Keys
Hollow Piano
Hollow Piano
Synth Piano
Synth Piano
Polar Bells
Polar Bells
SuperSaw
SuperSaw
Fat Lead
Fat Lead
Trance Lead
Trance Lead
Dirty Lead
Dirty Lead
Slicer Lead
Slicer Lead
Analog Square
Analog Square
Juno Lead
Juno Lead
Synth Brass
Synth Brass
Goa Lead
Goa Lead
Free Lead
Free Lead
Sky Lead
Sky Lead
Choir Pad
Choir Pad
Dream Pad
Dream Pad
Blade Sweeper
Blade Sweeper
Sky Pad
Sky Pad
Soft Pad
Soft Pad
Deep Pad
Deep Pad
Remix Drum Kit
Remix Drum Kit
HipHop Drum Kit
HipHop Drum Kit
Sound Effects
Sound Effects
     

Available as add-on:

Analog Attack
Analog Attack
Reso Bass
Reso Bass
Blind Bass
Blind Bass
Pulse Keys
Pulse Keys
Space Synth
Space Synth
Synth Bells
Synth Bells
Heaven Bells
Heaven Bells
Aggressive Sync
Aggressive Sync
Extreme Sync
Extreme Sync
Space Lead
Space Lead
Sine Lead
Sine Lead
Moog Lead
Moog Lead
Synth Strings
Synth Strings
Vocal Pad
Vocal Pad
Moog Pad
Moog Pad
Glass Pad
Glass Pad
5th Chord
5th Chord
8-Bit Kit
8-Bit Kit

ShowWorld

Pan Flute
Pan Flute
Harmonica
Harmonica
Marimba
Marimba
World Kit
World Kit
   

Available as add-on:

Recorder
Recorder
Ocarina
Ocarina
Shakuhachi
Shakuhachi
Didgeridoo
Didgeridoo
Accordion
Accordion
Bagpipe
Bagpipe
Banjo
Banjo
Ukulele
Ukulele
Saz Lute
Saz Lute
Sitar
Sitar
Koto
Koto
Steel Drum
Steel Drum

The Keyboard



Music Studio offers the most innovative keyboard:
  • 85-key clavier, 5 simultaneous touches (10 on iPad)
  • Instant key resizing and scrolling with gestures
  • Assign 2 different instruments to the 2 keyboard rows
  • Chord buttons and chord programming
  • Pitch wheel and filter wheel
  • 3 key label modes
  • Fullscreen support
  • 1-tap recording with undo function
  • Loop recording
  • Fully configurable metronome

The Pads



The pads automatically adapt to the selected instrument:
  • Drum pads for kits to trigger samples
  • Chord pads for chromatic instruments
  • Up to 36 pads can be added
  • Pads can be rearranged
  • Chord pads are fully configurable:
    chord quality, inversion, octave and key
  • Velocity sensitive

Supported Accessories



Line6 Logo
Line6's MIDI Mobilizer is the most portable MIDI system ever. Connect it to an Apple iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to play, record, and backup MIDI information any time, any place.  [more]
 
Synthstation25 Logo The SynthStation25 transforms iPhone or iPod touch into a portable music production studio for mobile music creation. This MIDI keyboard controller gives your handheld device a two-octave set of piano keys and professional audio outputs.  [more]
 
iConnectMIDI Music Studio supports iConnectMIDI: A Ultra High Speed iOS CoreMIDI Compliant Interface for your iPad, iPhone and iPod devices. [more]
 

CoreMIDI

Music Studio supports connected Core MIDI devices on the iPad via the iPad Camera Connection Kit (if they match the CoreMIDI standard).  [more]
 

Supported audio gear

Music Studio is compatible with iRig MIDI, iRig HD, iRig, iRig Mic, Ampkit Link, Apogee Jam, Alesis IO Dock (iPad only)

Track editor



The mixer mode presents you with an overview of your project and allows you to quickly edit whole tracks.
  • Set the signature and tempo of your song
  • Add, duplicate and delete tracks
  • Change the track's instruments
  • Volume fader
  • Pan knob
  • Effect bus setting
  • Mute and solo

Bar editor



Bar-wise editing in the sequencer speeds up the process significantly: record just one measure of a beat or a melody, then simply repeat it a few times to build up your song.
  • Quickly select parts of you song with the 2 select modes
  • Move, duplicate, repeat a selection of measures
  • Duplicate patterns and move them to other tracks
  • Transpose selected notes
  • Quantize tracks or selected parts
  • Insert empty bars anywhere in the song

Audio tracks



Waveform editing:
  • Cut and trim
  • Normalize and change the volume
  • Reverse
  • 3 Fadein curves
  • 3 Fadeout curves
  • Insert silence

Piano roll editor



Editing individual notes with your fingers is faster, easier and more fun than using a mouse.
  • Draw (write) notes by moving a crosshair
  • Select notes by simply dragging a rectangle
  • Move, duplicate and quantize notes
  • Change the length of multiple notes at once
  • Set the selected note's velocity (volume)

Real-time effects



Augment your song by adding and tweaking the rich repertory of real-time effects:
  • Reverb simulates different rooms and halls
  • Feedback delay (echo)
  • 3-band Equalizer
  • Resonant filter (optional accelerometer control)
  • Amplifier with 2 overdrive types
  • Pitch bend (controlled via the device tilt)

Projects



MIDI compatibiliy and wav export smoothen your workflow.
  • Export your song and continue editing it on your DAW
  • MIDI import and export
  • Export to 44kHz 16bit stereo wav format
  • WiFi transfer to your Mac/PC
  • iTunes file sharing support
  • Application wide undo function
  • Autosave always lets you continue where you left off

The engine



The sophisticated, battery-saving audio engine behind Music Studio ensures high performance even on older devices. Latency and polyphony are configurable for responsive keyboard input.