You need to be logged in to post on the forum
Topic Options
Index
#397379 - 02/23/17 01:31 PM [Other PG Music Programs] #TBT - The Metronome Pro!
Callie - PG Music Offline
PG Music Staff

Registered: 09/27/06
Posts: 1467
Loc: Victoria, BC
In honor of "Throwback Thursday" (#TBT), let's take a look at the Metronome Pro! This program was released in 2006, and is a great way to keep the correct tempo when you're practicing!

The Metronome Pro can be used as a basic "old school" metronome and includes advanced features to take your tempo practice to a new level. In its basic mode, Metronome Pro will keep perfect time as you practice along while the advanced features provide additional practice tools such as increase tempo, trade 4's, even a song length calculator. All possible time signatures are supported, including composite time. If you need a drummer, Metronome Pro can easily be turned into a drum machine to play the drum track from any standard MIDI file.

Learn more about this program (available for just $19) here: www.pgmusic.com/metronomepro.htm - it's an excellent tool for musicians of any level!

_________________________
Callie
Marketing Representative
PG Music Inc.

Top
#397423 - 02/23/17 07:21 PM [Other PG Music Programs] Re: #TBT - The Metronome Pro! [Re: Callie - PG Music]
Icelander Offline
Veteran

Registered: 11/11/12
Posts: 3017
Loc: Iceland
See, this is how much you pamper us - This time around there was no video and I find myself actually disappointed. How crazy is that crazy
_________________________
YT: www.youtube.com/user/MrIcelander
SC: https://soundcloud.com/eddie-icelander
Never finish what you can't start!
____________________________________________
BBox 2018 Audiophile, Mac Pro Intel, OSX 10.6.8, 800x600 (TV VGA)

Top
#398028 - 02/27/17 09:36 AM [Other PG Music Programs] Re: #TBT - The Metronome Pro! [Re: Callie - PG Music]
Jim Fogle Offline
Veteran

Registered: 08/20/11
Posts: 4134
Loc: Winston-Salem, NC USA
Eddie,

I can only imagine the video ... Metronome wand moving side-to-side then side-to-side some more with a periodic "click", "click", "click".

Most exciting video I can imagine watching after the ++ Yule Log Holiday Video ++

crazy
_________________________
Jim Fogle
2018 BiaB (520) UltraPlusPak RB 2018 (Build 5)
Cakewalk by Bandlab - Sonar Home Studio - Cakewalk Music Creator 6 - Audacity - Zoom MRS-8 recorder
i3 laptop, 64bit Win 7, 8 GB ram, 480GB SSD
Music at: http://fogle622.wix.com/fogle622-audio-home

Top
#398038 - 02/27/17 10:19 AM [Other PG Music Programs] Re: #TBT - The Metronome Pro! [Re: Callie - PG Music]
Icelander Offline
Veteran

Registered: 11/11/12
Posts: 3017
Loc: Iceland
grin grin grin
_________________________
YT: www.youtube.com/user/MrIcelander
SC: https://soundcloud.com/eddie-icelander
Never finish what you can't start!
____________________________________________
BBox 2018 Audiophile, Mac Pro Intel, OSX 10.6.8, 800x600 (TV VGA)

Top


PG Music News
#TBT Band-in-a-Box® 2017 Review - Software for Learning Saxophone

McGill Music Sax School posted a video review of Band-in-a-Box® 2017 for Windows last year, stating "I love using software to help learn saxophone. One of my favourite programs is Band-in-a-Box. It's a really powerful tool for quickly making backing tracks I can use for lessons, or my own practice."

Check it out! www.pgmusic.com/?vid=2AgfV7emdLQ

Band-in-a-Box® 2018 for Mac - Importing MIDI Files

Did you know that Standard MIDI files can be read in to the Melodist or Soloist track within Band-in-a-Box? You can use all of the MIDI File, or select channels or a specific range of bars, using these steps:
1. Melody | Import Melody from MIDI File to select a MIDI file from disk using the file dialog.
2. Melody | Import Melody from Clipboard - when the MIDI data is already copied from another program to the
clipboard.

A new window will open, asking for additional criteria - which channels, # of bars to offset..., # of bars to import, include lyrics, include patch changes - and more! Head to our online manual Chapter 10: Working with MIDI to learn more!

YouTube Find - Your First 15 Minutes with Band-in-a-Box

Woody Piano Shack recently got their hands on Band-in-a-Box after a long time without the program - and they're thrilled!!

Check out this video they've shared to their YouTube Channel: https://youtu.be/9dxSfwjBvG0

Thanks Woody Piano Shack!

National Dictionary Day - Guitar & Piano Chord Dictionaries

Today is National Dictionary Day!

We offer 2 dictionaries for just $19 each: the Guitar Chord Dictionary & the Piano Chord Dictionary!

Each of these programs are easy to use! Simply choose a root note, select the chord you want to learn, and the Dictionary will play and display the chord!

An Essential Tool for any Musician!

User Tip - Band-in-a-Box® to Reaper: The Basics

Forum user DeaconBlues09 has created a video to demonstrate how easy the process is for them to streamline their workflow with DAWs, particularly Reaper - check it out: click here to watch.

Join the forum discussion.

Train Your Brain with Band-in-a-Box®

National Train Your Brain Day is October 13th!

Open your Band-in-a-Box® program, and you'll find the [Practice] button in the toolbar - it's a GREAT resource!
Minimized your toolbar? Head to Window | Practice Window or ALT SHIFT L to access

In this window, you'll find many options to help you practice, including Ear Training games, access to the Chord Builder and Chord Subs, some helpful tools within the Playalong Features menu, and more!

Train Your Brain with Band-in-a-Box® today!

Band-in-a-Box Patch Updates - #TechTuesday

Visit our Patches & Updates page, and you will see that with every version released, there are 2+ patch updates applied to that version.

Patch updates are important, and should definitely be installed to your BB folder. They can add new features, update the help resources of the program, fix bugs reported by users, and make your entire Band-in-a-Box experience run smoothly!

Band-in-a-Box update options can be adjusted within the program too - within Band-in-a-Box for Mac, head to Band-in-a-Box | Check for Updates | and then you can select to automatically check for updates by however many days you choose!

Forum Stats
28089 Members
57 Forums
54477 Topics
450542 Posts

Max Online: 2434 @ 11/14/17 12:37 AM
Newest Members
suxixi, tjohnson1800, RickyWonder, M.Raz, omicloud

28088 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
Noel96 201
Matt Finley 143
Janice & Bud 137
Will Josef 134
Tangmo 134
David Snyder 129
floyd jane 115
MarioD 106
Deryk - PG Music 106
Jim Fogle 102
Today's Birthdays
GuernseyCove, tzee68