Try the Demo before you buy
Download the free demo to experience the playing sections of the program: the scales, arpeggios, exercises, tunes, piano accompaniments and studies. All other sections are presented as screenshot images. The demo has no time limit and is free to share unaltered. Donations welcome if used beyond purposes of evaluation.
Extras for Members
Registered members have access to any extras like bonus programs, wallpaper and unlimited updates.
"10 Basic Lessons for Violin"
PDF file to view or print. Each lesson covers a fundamental aspect of beginner violin learning.
- 35 tunes and studies.
- 25 exercise drills.
- Music theory.
- 70 images.
Reading - Note & Key
Test your note-reading and key recognition skill.
Also an aural test, to help with pitch recognition. 3 clefs to choose from:
- Treble - for violin.
- Alto - for viola.
- Bass - for cello and bass.
The Music Memory Game
Test your memory by trying to match 10 pairs of musical excerpts.
There are 4 types of tests to choose from:
- Notes: selection of 10 notes.
- Intervals: found in a chromatic scale.
- Rhythms: simple 4 beat rhythms.
- Melodies: simple 4 note melodies.
The Musical Dice Game
Create random Minuets for 2 violins.
- Change individual bar or whole tune
Hear the open string violin notes.
- Program in the shape of a violin.
- Plays note once or repeats.
On going development
New features are being developed, notably video of the tunes and studies and more instructional "how-to" content.
Recommended free applications:
Download the Seventh String application in order to run it locally on your computer browser without being connected to the internet.
The Seventh String Tuner
An accurate and sensitive chromatic online tuning meter which tells what note you are playing and whether it is in tune. http://www.seventhstring.com/tuner/tuner.html
The Seventh StringTuning Fork
The tuning fork simply plays reference notes for you to tune to, in the same way as a physical tuning fork. http://www.seventhstring.com/tuningfork/tuningfork.html
The Seventh String Metronome
A good sounding online metronome with a tap feature so you can tap in the tempo you want. http://www.seventhstring.com/metronome/metronome.html