Ear Training App Perfect For The “1-10” Ear Training Test

For me, theĀ “1-10” Ear Training Test has been the most effective method for learning how to hear chords.

Recently, I bought an iPad and my initial instinct was to turn this device into the ultimate ear training machine!

Although, this app is not intended as an ear training app, I use it as one… and you’ll see why!

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Online Interval Ear Training Resource

Many interval ear training resources can be found online, where you can test and train yourself with hearing musical intervals to develop relative pitch.

However, you will often find these resources to be slow, clunky, and difficult to customize your ear training session.

This interval ear training resource is not like that at all!

Its user interface makes it easy to select the intervals you want to focus on. It responds quickly, provides notation, and best of all it’s free online.

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Measure Your Pitch Perception

Here’s another hearing test created by music and neuroimaging researcher Jake Mandell. This test is called the Adaptive Pitch Test and it measures your ability to hear highs and lows between two tones.

This test measures your pitch perception abilities by adapting to your responses: The better you are, the closer and closer the stimuli will become.

How keen do you think your ears are to hearing the difference between tones?

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How Tonedeaf Are You?

Music and neuroimaging researcher Jake Mandell created a unique Flash driven application that measures your level of tonedeafness by playing musical phrases back to back.

Your goal is to listen to both musical phrases and determine if the two musical phrases are played the same or different.

If you’ve struggled with ear training the past, or still have difficulty seeing progress with your ear training, this simple test may provide some insight to your obstacles.

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Hear Notes In Chords

The Oscillation Technique is an effective ear training technique for learning how to hear every note being sounded in a chord.

Application of this ear training technique, for a few minutes a day, is all that is necessary in order to start noticing your ear’s ability to hear the notes within a chord.

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The “1-10” Ear Training Test

Here is an effective way to test and push your ability to hear each note that is being sounded in a chord.

Spend a few minutes each day on this ear training test, pushing yourself to hear more and more each day!

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