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Planet Waves Unleashes Scale Master Application

Scale Wizard is a complete guitar scale and arpeggio library brought to you by Planet Waves, one of D'Addario & Company’s family of world-renowned musical instrument accessory brands.

A companion to Planet Waves’ #1 selling guitar chord app, Chordmaster, Scale Wizard puts a massive library of guitar scales, modes and arpeggios into the palm of your hand. This revolutionary app will help you unlock the secret of guitar scales, modes and arpeggios in any key, for any position on the guitar.

Offering over 10,000 patterns, left-handed view and alternate tunings, Scale Wizard is the most complete scale application on any platform. With an interface truly optimized for iPhone and iPod touch, you can swipe your finger up and down the fret board to hear ascending and descending scales or tap the screen to hear individual notes. You’ll hear the scales, modes and arpeggios come to life, played by a skilled professional guitarist. Multiple positions of each scale, mode and arpeggio exist, to ensure that you'll always find a unique way to apply your new-found knowledge.

  • Scale Wizard includes:
  • · More than 10,000 scale, mode and arpeggio shapes
  • · Basic Major, Minor, Harmonic Minor, Melodic Minor, Major and Minor Pentatonic, Blues and Chromatic scales
  • · Modes for Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolydian, Aeolian and Locrian
  • · Unbelievable advanced, jazz and world music scales including Harmonic Major, Enigmatic, Man Gong, Ritusen and Hungarian scales
  • · Major, Minor, Dominant, Diminished and Augmented arpeggios, including 7th chords arpeggios
  • · User-selectable display of note names, intervals or fingerings
  • · Left-handed viewing option
  • · Supports eight different alternate tunings
  • · Swipe to Play functionality
  • · Switch on big stretches for unique, challenging fingerings
  • · Works in both portrait or landscape mode for the ultimate in flexibility

Scale Wizard was developed by Audiofile Engineering, a leading developer of software for Mac OS X and the iPhone. Downloadable on iTunes for $1.99, Scale Wizard is available now.

For more information on Scale Wizard, please visit planetwaves.com/iPhone.

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