OnSong

OnSong

Designed & Published By OnSong

  • App Category: Music
  • Release Date: 2012-02-26
  • Current Version: 1.99995
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 72.17 MB
  • Developer: OnSong
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.1.1 or later.
  • App Ratings:
    4/5 (1,622 Reviews)
  • Price:
    $24.99
OnSong App Ratings: 4
4
Based on 1,622 Reviews
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OnSong App Description

Manage huge collections of chord charts and lyrics sheets for your band or worship team on your iPad or iPhone. Quickly pull and reorder set lists and flip from one song to the next with ease. Transpose and highlight chords or change font size with a brush of your finger! Hands-free operation with popular wireless foot pedals or MIDI devices. Playing music has never been more simple with software built for live performance musicians. You can import songs directly from online sources such as Dropbox, or add your own songs with the built-in editor. Just type the song like you would expect and surround your chords in square brackets inline with your lyrics. It's that easy! OnSong automatically detects sections and titles for you when you end them with a colon. You can also import your existing songs using iTunes file sharing or Dropbox. OnSong supports PDF, Word, Pages, JPG, PNG, TIFF, ChordPro and text file formats. When you have your set just the way you want it, share it with your band members wirelessly. Listen to the song you are playing directly from your iTunes or OnSong music library, play a metronome or get the music iTunes with just one tap. This app is loaded with features that musicians demand. Features: • Simple song and chord entry • Import, export and synchronize with Dropbox and other sources • Pull sets and change songs for live performance • Flip or tap through all the songs in your set • Transpose and capo with the brush of a finger • Highlight or bold chords for visibility • Change font size and style • Keep track of your past sets and archive • Import songs from your various online sources • Play backing tracks from your iTunes or OnSong music library • Play a click track to a metronome with remembered tempo for each song • Share wirelessly with your band members over Bluetooth or WiFi • Send your list to your team via email • Print your set wirelessly to an AirPrint printer • Works with many foot pedals such as the AirTurn PED, AirTurn BT-105, Griffin Stompbox and iRig Blueboard • Project lyrics or use a stage monitor with VGA, HDMI, AirPlay and Chromecast support

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App Reviews

  • ok

    5
    By aaaaaaaaaabbbbbbbbbbbbxxxxxxxx
    Was having an issue with a feature of OnSong. Emailed for support with my problem. Received a response promptly, and completely fixed the problem . OnSong is a great product !!
  • Powerful App

    5
    By Dude of Love
    I recently changed from using a binder and music stand to OnSong. It's a great app! There is a bit of work involved in entering songs, but they make it easy to type it up on a computer, then put it into Dropbox and import into OnSong. I prefer that to typing into the iPad. Once it's in OnSong, you're good to go! Transpose, make notes, use the draw feature to "write" on your tune! It's very powerful!
  • Very good, overkill for many

    4
    By BradPDX
    OnSong has a ton of features. Like, a ton. While some are really useful, they add to the density and complexity of the product. You can have Libraries, Books within Libraries, and Setlists too. It can read straight PDFs, but mainly works using it's own text-based formatting and metadata system. You can assign metadata like artist, key, etc. - but that seems quirky and often doesn't work as advertised. OnSong has a considerable CPU load, too - on a first gen iPad Air, this app struggles to keep up when changing songs or making edits, and battery drain is quite high in use. I know I need a new iPad, but geez, it's just text. Overall, I like OnSong and use it with several other band members in my projects. We all find it good enough, but kinda wonky, and we all get just a bit creeped out by how much the product is preconfigured specifically for the Christian church/worship market. I understand that that's where the money is at the moment, but it's been a bit off-putting to several friends as well.
  • Very Efficient

    5
    By pattymcgee
    Coming from a college music major who plays multiple instruments, this is my favorite app to use with my band and praise teams. Also great way to input original tunes as well. Best music app I have ever purchased for my iPad.
  • Efficient and Reliable!

    5
    By Shauna CZ
    This is my favorite app for consolidating all of my charts and having them accessible on the road! Easy to transpose on the go and it has so many organizational features that keep me on top of things! Also, the support crew is Awesome! I received a timely response and with gracious attitude toward us non-techy folks! Thanks for creating this tool for my peace of mind and His Kingdom!!! Bless you! :)
  • even for a beginner

    5
    By TBOZPDX
    I am not a professional musician (but am married to one), I use OnSong to load all my fun ukulele songs on. So much better than carrying around some huge binder. I know I don't know all the bells an whistles this app has, but will learn them. The customer service is GREAT. I don't feel like I'm flailing around, and know I can ask for help if I need it.
  • Great App with Support

    5
    By mikectx
    A lot of nice well thought out features and responsive support. $25 is on the high side for an IOS App but this one is worth it. Highly recommended app
  • Support & performance

    5
    By ttsing4u
    OnSong does more than any other app out there. Because of it's powerful design it's more like learning the difference between Adobe Reader and Adobe Photoshop when compared with just PDF style apps. As such I use this app to run MIDI and control tempo and a lot of other features and to get this far I've had to ask support a LOT of detailed questions. Their patience with me has been exceptional. Their support turn around is very quick. This is the best app for musicians available but there is a big learning curve if you want to go deep.
  • Love this app!!!

    5
    By K. Stockham
    This is, in my opinion, the best app out there for musicians wanting to digitize their sheet music, lyrics, and chord charts. It's a breeze to use and has so many wonderful features that make it ideal for any working musician who does a lot of gigs. OnSong also has great customer service and a fantastic library of tutorial videos to help you get up and running!
  • Amazing AP

    5
    By Pk1234$
    On song is a must have for all musicians. It's truly amazing and I wouldn't go on stage without it!

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