ScaleTracks 4+

Backing tracks for scales

Treble Crest Ltd

Designed for iPad

    • 4.3 • 32 Ratings
    • £5.99
    • Offers In-App Purchases



ScaleTracks has received highly positive reviews in:

***BBC Music Magazine***
***Music Teacher Magazine***
***Piano Professional Magazine***
***The Strad***

This app has received endorsements by leading music educators and even a top Hollywood Film Composer!


Gone are the dreaded days and endless hours of slaving away practising dry, dull exercises without musicality. With this revolutionary app, you can now play along to accompaniments that turn your scales & arpeggios into an exciting musical experience.

This app features a vast library of incredible backing tracks that accompany you as if you are playing in a live ensemble such as a jazz ensemble, brass band or even a full symphony orchestra! You can even change the tempo in real time to assist with progress!


•ScaleTracks is remarkably easy to use, displaying a scrolling score of the chosen scale or arpeggio while you play;
•ScaleTracks features REAL musicians, not basic MIDI sounds;
•ScaleTracks contains a vast library of over 120 unique, catchy, professionally-composed backing tracks that cover every major and minor key;
•ScaleTracks is compatible with most melodic instruments (transposing instruments will be catered for in a future update);
•ScaleTracks is suitable for all ages and ability levels;
•ScaleTracks covers a wide variety of genres from Baroque to Dubstep;
•ScaleTracks can be set to play at any tempo that suits you;
•ScaleTracks offers you a better understanding of harmony by giving true harmonisations of scales and arpeggios with each track, which in turn opens the door to improvisation and composition;
•Play along with a brass band, rock group or symphony orchestra, and many more ensembles, from the comfort of your living room or practice studio;
•ScaleTracks is a great way to prepare for any music exam.

The amazing accompaniments complement every single note you play in a huge variety of styles. ScaleTracks can help you improve and enhance:

• Intonation
• Rhythm
• Harmonic awareness
• Aural skills
• your technique

For the most immersive experience, we recommend pairing your phone to a Bluetooth speaker.

** The in-app purchase 'Activate all tracks' is only required for legacy versions prior to version 1.3. **

Interested in improvisation? Check out out other app ScaleTracks JAM, which features real musicians performing epic jam tracks that are instantly transposable. Full guitar tab is included for every scale. Improvise using your own instrument or the in-build SUPERSOUND Deluxe keyboard.

What’s New

Version 1.3.0

Version 1.3
* We've updated the user interface for the new iPhones and iPads.
* Bug fixes

Ratings and Reviews

4.3 out of 5
32 Ratings

32 Ratings

StuTheBlack ,

Good app

Woodwind players often have to play scales and arpeggios to the twelfth - it would be amazing if this app was versatile enough to allow this. Otherwise useful as a practice aid for my piano students.

Ray Bart Gt ,

Beautiful sounds and great ear training

Hearing the arpeggios and scales in context makes this app a truly musical experience. Recommended.

Update: Been using this about a month now and my ability to hear the degree and quality of a scale or arpeggio has improved a lot. I often just have it playing as it is fun to listen to. No connection to the developer, just a happy customer.

Developer Response ,

Thank you so much for this review - watch this space...we will be updating the app over the coming weeks with some exciting new features!

Jayemmay ,


What a wonderful idea this is! This app actually brings fun into learning scales, and with such a big variety of musical styles. I even enjoy practising scales with musical accompaniment in styles that I wouldn’t normally listen to. One thing is certain: introducing the element of joy to scale practice will quickly develop musical prowess. Your speed, accuracy and confidence will rapidly grow by using this app.

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