In the December issue of Strings Magazine their readers sounded off of the 5 Essential Items They Can’t Live Without, and Anytune made the list.

With tablets allowing musicians to store an entire truck’s worth of sheet music on an iPad, these tablets are changing the way we play. Apps are one of the biggest no-brainers for string players and there are tons available for tuning, practicing scales, transcribing, and many new dimensions you may not have considered. For instance, the Anytune Pro+ allows players to slow down music, choose the pitch, and learn parts faster. “The Anytune Pro+ ($14.99) iPad app has really helped streamline my practicing,” said John Roberts.