Posted on Monday, June 17th, 2013 by Uri Halevi
With Chordify you can Learn the chords of the songs you hear online with a music player that converts music from any online musical source into a visual chord description.
Chordify is a free online music service that transforms music, from YouTube, SoundCloud or your private collection, into chords. This service is made for and by music enthusiasts, it automatically recognizes chords from the audio signal, and aligns them to the music in a simple and intuitive player. The service this site offers helps both novice and trained musicians to play the music they want to play, by making this awesome technology available to everyone for free. With Chordify you can play along with your guitar or piano and get into the groove with a great beat aligned interface that makes you feel like you’re actually a part of the band!
Using Chordify is as easy as pie; First you upload, or paste links to music from any audio source. When you press play the song will start playing, with the cursor pointing out the current chord. If YouTube is used as audio source, the video is played simultaneously. Every beat is represented by a square, and chord changes are denoted with chord labels. When the song is played, the cursor (a dark square) highlights the current beat position, telling you which chord to play at that position in the song. When a square does not contain a chord label the previous chord is still sounding. The dark bars point out the bar lines of the song. You can also Loop any selection of chords to focus on the complex parts. Go on then, grab your Guitar and make some music!