Apr 132012
 

Day 13:  Thumbafon

Description:

Thumbafon is a type of xylophone instrument that provides 8 colored squares with different tones.  You can change the scale to 6 different modes including Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolydian, and Aeolian.  You can also change the sounds with 5 different sound options.

MT Applications:

1.  Improvisation (you can accompany mode on piano while client improvises)
2.  Self Expression/ Emotional Expression
3.  Color Identification
4.  As a reward
5.  Attention (play an instrument at the same time stopping, speeding up, louder, etc.)

 

  One Response to “30 days of apps: Day 13”

  1. Hi! I’m an MT student and these entires are really helping me make the most of my iPad. I can’t seem to find this one on the app store. Has the name changed?

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