iPad: an application to listen, play or sing Christmas songs in four languages Friday 25 November 2011 PDF Print sing and accompany yourself on the piano or the guitar and follow the lyrics Christmas by Newzik is an iPad application especially designed to liven up your Christmas party. Listen to 40 of the most enchanting Christmas songs with an iPad HD quality available with a songbook in English, French, Spanish and Italian. You can also sing and accompany yourself on the piano or the guitar and follow the lyrics with the melody thanks to the music scores appearing on the screen. Together with the vocal versions, and with each song, you can also choose between 3 instrumental versions for solo piano ranked by technical levels from beginner to advanced level. Each user can easily swap at will - from French to Spanish and from Italian to English - all the while comparing the different versions and even transposing the piano part if the song is not in the right key, or simply while accompanying the wonderful voices on the guitar or the piano. Personal settings can also be defined in the parameters of the iPad so that you can turn the pages with a slap or add a MIDI pedal control. The application may become the central animation point of a special family Christmas. Being also in itself an original Christmas present! Christmas by Newzik is available on App Store for 10$. Have access to the tutorial via this YouTube link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6V8cB_7EmHo THE MAIN FUNCTIONALITIES of this application are: 1. Run through Playlists and Christmas songs in 4 different languages, for the joy of learning or just listening to. 2. Run a slideshow with images on a video projector or a screen via Apple TV or any other compatible Airplay interface. 3. Visualise lyrics, chords and music parts of a song. 4. Add text, cross out or outline parts of a score with the «comments» mode. 5. Choose the different accompanying tracks, transpose, adjust the volumes and create an audio copy of the tracks 6. Play in karaoke mode while the lyrics appear in colour as the music plays along. 7. See the music scores scroll at the same time as the music. 8. Adjust the key of a song to your own voice, via transposing. 9. Save the transpositions in as many versions as the number of singers. 10. Show the chords for the guitar or the piano on the neck or the keyboard screens. 11. Play with friends while scrolling songs, lyrics and scores on different iPads at the same time. 12. Turn the pages thanks to a Midi pedal or a slight slap on the iPad. For more information, Press contact: firstname.lastname@example.org This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Syncsing in the following categories: Entertainment & Arts, Leisure & Hobbies, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.