Everything you need to learn your Fretted Instrument. 


Five Apps, One Family

For iPad and Mac

Welcome to StringMaster, your ultimate resource for learning your fretted instrument! With our family of apps, including StringMaster Pro, StringMaster Uke, StringMaster Jam, and StringMaster Lite, you’ll have everything you need to master your favorite instrument. Whether you’re a beginner or an advanced player, our apps offer a range of features, from chord learning tools to MIDI track playback. Start your musical journey with StringMaster today! Download now and uncover the endless possibilities of playing your instrument like a pro.

Formerly five bespoke apps, The StringMaster Apps are now consolidated into a single family, that are all ultimately upgradable to StringMaster Pro, containing all the features available. 

StringMaster Pro

Formerly StringMaster FL. StringMaster Pro supports all the great features of all the other apps in the family, including Fterlight Guitars & “Jam” capability that allows you to play along with MIDI tracks and the extensive inbuilt library


StringMaster is the equivalent to StringMaster Pro, minus Fretlight support and Jam capability.

StringMaster Uke

Formerly UkuleleMaster, StringMaster Uke provides all the great features of StringMaster, though only supports the Ukulele as an instrument

StringMaster Jam

Formerly known as MyJam, StringMaster Jam supports Fretlight Guitars, MIDI track Playback, and other functionality similar to Fretlight’s Improviser App. StringMaster Jam also introduces sophisticated chord learning tools.

StringMaster Lite

The Free version of StringMaster, formerly known as FretMaster, which provides the fretboard learning game and sophisticated chord tools.

Key Features*

  • Play and discover a wide range of chords and fingering, all with beautiful natural tone.
  • Display and play scales, including scale runs up the fretboard
  • Display chord notes or suggested fingering as well as Chord Tones
  • Unique Note Finding capability to learn notes & their relative positions on the fretboard.
  • Integrated Chromatic Tuner
  • Integrated Metronome that may be played in the background while using the application
  • Using a set of complex musical algorithms, StringMaster will show you the name of a chord based on the finger positions you define!
  • StringMaster’s easy-to-use Song Writer recommends which chords sound best together making it easy to write and store killer songs and progressions, including individual notes
  • Explore and learn the fretboard, Chords & sounds of a range of instruments
  • Learn to play a new instrument by comparing it with one you already know. Select a chord on one instrument, then display the equivalent chord pattern and fingering on any of the many other instruments.
  • Output MIDI from any notes played in the application
  • Play along with MIDI tracks, or the inbuilt library
  • Not all features are available in every StringMaster version except Pro

All versions of StringMaster contain the “Chord” Feature illustrated above. Coupled with Alternate tuning & Capo support, StringMaster can show you how to play any chord in dozens if not hundreds of ways. 

Sounds & Instruments

With its beautiful, natural sound, StringMaster supports a wide range of instruments including:

  • Acoustic Guitar, Classical & Electric Guitar (including 7 String)
  • Bass Guitar (including 5 String)
  • Banjo (including 4 String)
  • Mandolin
  • Ukulele (Soprano/ Concert / Tenor / Baritone)
  • Piano
  • Balalaika (Prima/Tenor/Bass)

For more detail on the great features of each of the versions of StringMaster, please see their respective product pages, accessible via the menu or page links.