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| March 4, 2013
Musician’s Corner: Bringing Back The Wurlitzer with iLectric Piano
Welcome back to Musician’s Corner, where we tell you all about our favorite apps and accessories for musicians and music lovers. Last week, we went hands-on with Blue Microphone’s Spark Digital. What a sweet condenser mic. Plenty of beautiful songs have been written with the help of Lil’ Sparky. This week, we have an in-depth review of iLectric Piano for the iPad. Plus, we have a little surprise for all of our musically inclined readers. In collaboration with IK Multimedia, we are giving away two copies of this fun, MIDI compatible app to our lucky readers. Stay tuned to find out how to enter. iLectric Piano app comes with 19 amazing reproductions of vintage electric pianos, plus the option to add 22 more through an in-app purchase. The collection includes various versions of clavinets, suitcases, and EPs from Hohner, Wurlitzer, and Fender. Even though the electric piano sounds were painstakingly recreated for your vintage listening pleasure, you’ll still be able to tweak them to fit your personal style in the audio alteration section. Each model can be fine-tuned using the three-band equalization knobs, effects and overdrive adjustments, and modulation modifiers. iRig Keys, or a Core MIDI device using an adaptor like iRig MIDI. The app is specially designed to work seamlessly with MIDI controllers so you can turn your 21st century keyboard into a vintage Wurly. iLectric Piano to our musically inclined readers. Please keep in mind that this app is only compatible with the iPad, so please don’t enter if you don’t have one. drop me a line or leave a comment below.