What are the best apps for learning to read music sheet?

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    #1Vivace: Learn to Read Music

    Vivace: Learn to Read Music

    Vivace: Learn to Read Music is an application created to help learn reading notes and musical scores. It is equipped with the proper program to maximize learning such as melodic segregation and 15 key signatures.

    Apps

    Android

    Free- In-app purchases

    Tyler Contreras
    Written on June 1, 2018
    "This was a pretty good application. I had never been able to read sheet music and personally I never thought I'd be able to. After using this application for a couple of weeks I'm proud to say I actually can read sheet music to some degree. I think if you use this for a few months you will know how to read music like a pro."
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    #2GarageBand

    GarageBand

    GarageBand is a music making software and app for Mac and iOS respectively. It offers a sound library with software instruments, presets for guitar and voice, and virtual session drummers. Users can access piano and guitar lessons.

    Software

    Mac, iOS

    Free

    Jose Douglas
    Written on May 28, 2018
    "I have tried a few apps and one of my friends thought I'd try GarageBand. It has some useful features and I like the usability. I just think it didn't have as much of what I needed as far as music to read and really learn. But not too bad considering the efficiency. "
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    #3forScore

    forScore

    forScore is an app that will automatically read all your sheets so you can edit them and create new compositions. You will also of course be able to create your own music, and share it with all your friends. 

    Apps

    iOS

    $14.99

    Esteban de la Cruz
    Written on May 27, 2018
    "If you're someone like I was, who couldn't read sheet music to save his life, then forScore can help with learning to read them a bit. Granted, if you wanted to be lazy, you could let the app do the reading for you and simply play by ear to its generated music, but those who want to actually learn to read sheet music themselves will find this to be a very helpful tool to help them know if they're playing the right notes or not. The operation of this app is super easy and straightforward as well too, so you don't need a lot of technical know-how to jump right in. I recommend this app to music learners of all skill levels."
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    #4Music Tutor

    Music Tutor

    Music Tutor is an application created to teach people how to read music sheets or notes. It can develop your speed and accuracy in reading notes along with the versatility of mixing those notes to create music.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Gloria Johnston
    Written on May 27, 2018
    "I've downloaded this for my son last year he didnt like it he said it was not eazy"
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    #5READ MUSIC

    READ MUSIC


    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Sue Mao
    Written on June 1, 2018
    "I was having a hard time learning. This app helped me learn to read sheet music."
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    #6Simply Piano by JoyTunes

    Simply Piano by JoyTunes

    Simply Piano by JoyTunes is an application that helps learn how to play the piano. There are tons of great songs included in the free version as well as courses for different musical genres and levels.

    Apps

    iOS

    Free- In-app purchases

    Stephen Andrews
    Written on June 4, 2018
    "I just started to take piano lessons, and my teacher recommended this app to help practice in my spare time. It makes studying music progression and music sheets fun to learn and the selection of songs makes the app endlessly customizable."
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    #7NoteTeacher with Metronome and Tuner

    NoteTeacher with Metronome and Tuner

    NoteTeacher with Metronome and Tuner is an application created to teach how to read notes and music sheets. It can drastically increase your capacity to read music as well as your efficiency in the task. It is also equipped with a metronome and a guitar tuner for convenience.

    Apps

    Android

    Free- In-app purchases

    Jennifer Rogers
    Written on June 4, 2018
    "This app works incredibly for anyone attempting to learn sight reading for the guitar. It has various exercises and visualizations of notes that will help you increase note recognition and speed of sight-reading. The only thing is that it is very much geared towards the guitar. For another instrument it would be more difficult to connect notes on the page with keys and/or fingerings."
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    #8Yousician

    Yousician
    Yousician is the personal music tutor for the digital age. Learn at your own pace, whenever and wherever you want. The app listens to you play the guitar and gives instant feedback on your accuracy and timing.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Charvi Khan
    Written on May 25, 2018
    "This App is the best you can use to read music, play music and create music. I love this App its so easy to use and you can have lot of fun with it. "

Summary

Best What are the best apps for learning to read music sheet
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Vivace: Learn to Read MusicApps 20 Free
2GarageBandSoftware 16 Free
3forScoreApps 15 Paid
4Music TutorApps 12 Free
5READ MUSICApps 12 Free
6Simply Piano by JoyTunesApps 9 Free
7NoteTeacher with Metronome and TunerApps 6 Free
8YousicianApps 4 Free
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