Music App Tutorials
Here are some video tutorials I recorded to help you get started using the free app called Chordbot Lite, which is helpful if you’re trying to find chords to fit a melody. Below that are tips to help you get started with Noteflight, a free, web-based music notation software. At the bottom of the page are web and/or download links for these and other resources.
Chordbot Tutorial 1: setup
Chordbot Tutorial 2: songs
Chordbot Tutorial 3: tempo etc.
Chordbot Tutorial 4: soloing the bass
In case you’d like to create simple sheet music for your songs, Noteflight is a free, web-based music notation software. I’ve inlcuded a link to one of the company’s overview videos, and then I made 7 short tutorial videos to walk you through how you can notate your melody and insert lyrics and chords. There is also a short video on how to save and print. Have fun and take it slowly, it’s perfectly normal that it will take some time to learn to notate music.
You can download some blank staves if you need to notate melodies and/or chords:
Below are links to some free apps that could be useful as you look for harmonies to fit melodies: