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Apps for macOS and iOS, built in Portland, OR.

Create an awesome collection of tabs and chords for guitar, ukulele, bass, or whatever you play! Practice Book is a gorgeous app that lets you find, play and edit songs from all your devices.

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Great for Playing

Your songs are the focus. Features like chord highlighting, autoscroll, and fullscreen make it easy to follow along while you play. And you don't need to register an account or have internet access, your library is always available.

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Easy Import

Find and add tabs from fan websites online, or import your existing collection from other apps or iTunes. Practice Book includes a built-in web browser that makes finding new songs easy. The current version supports plain text tabs, with more file formats coming later.

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Reliable iCloud Sync

Your library is always synced with all your devices, no matter where you are. Add songs at home from your Mac and review them later at a lesson on your iPhone. Any changes you make are always kept in sync.

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It's for Your Songs

No matter how long you've been playing guitar, your songs are important. The Practice Book app is like a well-worn notebook or three ring binder. It's a dependable place to collect the songs you love to play. And your library is automatically backed up, so you never need to worry.

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More Features

  • Apps for iOS and macOS
  • Chord highlighting
  • Fullscreen mode
  • Adjustable autoscroll
  • Great typography
  • Know when you played a song last
  • Search, sort and group songs
  • Easily find and add songs online
  • Reliable iCloud sync
  • Favorite the songs you play most
  • Automatic weekly backups
  • Import existing tabs with iTunes File Sharing *
  • Import from Dropbox and other apps *
  • 3D Touch and Haptic Feedback *
  • Landscape and portrait orientations *
  • Library export **
  • Frequent updates and new features

* Available on iOS
** Available on macOS

“Practice Book solves a basic problem for all sorts of guitarists: quickly accessing your favorite tabs.” —The Guitar Journal
“Thanks for the app. It’s really useful and is helping me to organize a song book for myself.” —R. George
“This app is the best I’ve found for organizing my guitar tabs. It has a fantastic UI, and no annoying upgrade prompts or notification spam. […] I love it!” —TheOwlClub

You’ll love Practice Book too! Get it today.