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PureTones App

PureTones is a family of apps consisting of Drone (a tanpura emulator), Scale (a microtonally adjustable musical keyboard) and Sequencer (a tool for composing musical works). Learn how to use them from the Help page. Use the tabs below to access and use each function.

Common Parameters

Key
Offset

Drone Controls (using Standard tuning)

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Drone Parameters

Octave
Period
Level

String 1 Parameters

Loop
Note
Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune
Variance
Gain
Timbre

String 1 Timbre

Octave 1
Octave 2
Octave 3
Octave 4
Octave 5
Octave 6

String 2 Parameters

Loop
Note
Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune
Variance
Gain
Timbre

String 2 Timbre

Octave 1
Octave 2
Octave 3
Octave 4
Octave 5
Octave 6

String 3 Parameters

Loop
Note
Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune
Variance
Gain
Timbre

String 3 Timbre

Octave 1
Octave 2
Octave 3
Octave 4
Octave 5
Octave 6

String 4 Parameters

Loop
Note
Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune
Variance
Gain
Timbre

String 4 Timbre

Octave 1
Octave 2
Octave 3
Octave 4
Octave 5
Octave 6

String 5 Parameters

Loop
Note
Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune
Variance
Gain
Timbre

String 5 Timbre

Octave 1
Octave 2
Octave 3
Octave 4
Octave 5
Octave 6

String 6 Parameters

Loop
Note
Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune
Variance
Gain
Timbre

String 6 Timbre

Octave 1
Octave 2
Octave 3
Octave 4
Octave 5
Octave 6

Scale Controls (using Standard tuning)

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Keyboard Controls

Computer Keyboard
  • Sa
    re
  • Re
    ga
  • Ga
  • ma
    Ma
  • Pa
    dha
  • Dha
    ni
  • Ni
  • SA

Scale Parameters

Octave
Sustain
Level

Sa Parameters

Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune

re Parameters

Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune

Re Parameters

Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune

ga Parameters

Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune

Ga Parameters

Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune

ma Parameters

Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune

Ma Parameters

Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune

Pa Parameters

Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune

dha Parameters

Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune

Dha Parameters

Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune

ni Parameters

Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune

Ni Parameters

Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune

SA Parameters

Fine Tune
Ultrafine Tune

Sequencer Controls

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Sequencer Parameters

Tempo (BPM)
Voice 1
Octave
Tone
Composition Editor
Voice 2
Octave
Tone
Composition Editor
Voice 3
Octave
Tone
Composition Editor