Seattle, WA – April 29, 2010, eMedia Music Corp., publisher of the world’s best-selling series of guitar tutorial CD-ROMs, announced a new distribution agreement with Arobas Music to release Guitar Pro 6 in the US and Canada. Arobas Music is proud to announce Guitar Pro 6, the culmination of a 3-year development effort encompassing a ground-up rewrite of the software yielding a new, more intuitive interface and a richer feature set. Guitar Pro 6 is not just the latest version of the multitrack tablature editor for guitar, bass, banjo, ukulele and other instruments, but a major evolution for this leading
notation software title. Since its release in 1997, Guitar Pro has become known as the most powerful and intuitive tablature editor on the market. It stands as the definitive leader in its class! Guitar Pro is the top software choice of guitarists worldwide looking to learn, practice and teach guitar. The release of Guitar Pro 6 has been eagerly awaited by its millions of users and includes over 40 new features while improving those that have made Guitar Pro the success it is today.
New features include an improved Real Sound Engine (RSE) with realistic playback of your scores using over 100 sounds sampled from high quality instruments and over 50 real-time pedal effects such as overdrive, distortion, wah-wah, chorus, delay and more; a new, easy-to-use User Interface (including full screen mode); Parametric Equalization on each track; piano grand staff; new notation symbols such as rhythm, slash, simile marks and multi-measure rest; configurable tones; tap tempo; jazz fonts and more. In addition to writing scores, Guitar Pro 6 is a complete tool for beginning and
accomplished guitarists alike to improve their skills, compose or simply accompany themselves. Guitar Pro 6 is recognized as the standard in guitar TAB editing and used by millions of guitarists worldwide with thousands of scores available on the Internet. Guitar Pro 6 also includes a complete tool kit for guitarists and features a Digital or MIDI Tuner, a Speed Trainer, Fretboard and Keyboard tools, a Chord Diagram Generator, a Scales Tool and a Metronome.
Guitar Pro 6 will be available at computer and music retail stores nationwide in May 2010 at an estimated retail price of $59.95. The DVD-ROM is Windows (XP/Vista/Windows 7), Linux (Ubuntu) and Macintosh (Mac OS X 10.4+) compatible. For more information, please visit: www.emediamusic.com.
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