StaffWars is a game designed to help beginning and intermediate musicians learn, practice and woodshed the note names on the grand staff, treble, alto and bass clefs. THE APP for anyone who wants to master these clefs.
iPhone XR - XS Max Support
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Finally my son wants to learn note names!
Gone are the groans when I ask my 6yo to practice note names! He loves this game and is improving his note recognition.
Works great on all my iOS devices, except I can’t get it to close on my iPhone X. It doesn’t respond to swiping up from anywhere on the screen. I end up having to reboot the phone. Is there something I’m missing or is this something that needs to be fixed in the next version?
Indispensable for experienced musicians who never learned to read
I downloaded this after a teacher at a conservatory recommended it to our class piano class and I have it to thank for jumpstarting my sight reading ability. It’s not a replacement for reading and playing actual music, but made it so I could practice anywhere at the drop of a hat, and really helped get me up to speed. If I could make one suggestion to the developers, include playback of the actual pitches as you input your answers, that will help students develop their relative pitch, and will make it all around a more musical experience.
Wonderful teaching tool!
I love this game! I have all my students buy it to help with their note reading. I especially love that tenor clef was recently added.
The only thing it’s missing now is a setting to combine some or all of the clefs in one game to practice switching between them in real time (like for advanced cellists who have to read bass, tenor and treble clef fluidly; or violists who frequently switch between alto and treble clef). Maybe make this upgrade at some point in the future? I would even pay a higher price for a “Pro” version that has this feature.
In any case, thanks to the developers for the awesome app!
Developer Response ,
Don't tell anyone... but what you are describing is already in the game, you just need to unlock it....... Maybe by mastering all the clefs? Thanks for the kind words
Challenge friends and check leaderboards and achievements.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.