Octavian Music Theory iPhone(R) App Gets Major Tune-up

Portland, OR (PRWEB) January 26, 2011

Octavian 1.5.0, the new release of Bitnotics music theory app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, is now available on the iTunes App Store. Octavian makes musical scales and chords instantly accessible to musicians of all skill levels. At just US $ 2.99, Octavian is an essential musical reference tool for any musician, student, composer, songwriter, pianist, keyboard player, or hobbyist.

The new release improves every feature in the app and adds significant new ones, including:

Over 500 new scales
iPad support
New Circle of Fifths interface
Additional octaves of piano sounds
Plays scales up and down
Descending forms of scales
This long-awaited update also addresses issues users were having with piano playback on iOS 4.0 and increases the loudness of the sounds.

Keyboard Magazine (Jan. 2010) said of Octavian 1.1.0, Its a cheat sheet no keyboardist should leave home without.

Octavian 1.0.0 was featured on the iTunes App Stores Whats Hot list. Early user reviews called it a blessing, a must download now app! and perfect for the studio.

With Octavian, users can:

Quickly find scales and chords and transpose them to any root note
Listen to scales and chords with high-quality piano sounds
View any mode of any scale
View chords in root position and first, second, and third inversions
Build chords on any scale degree
Use Scale Explorer to view all scales that contain the notes of the current chord
Use Chord Explorer to identify chords built on the degrees of a scale
Interactively traverse the Circle of Fifths
A detailed YouTube video walk-through and complete PDF User Guide are available at Bitnotics Web site.

Promotional codes for members of the press (and bloggers) are available on request. Please contact Bitnotic.

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