Quaver is a utility to assist composers and recording engineers with some maths and musical theory. It features a number of tabs, each dedicated to a particular task. The first deals with tempo, and calculates the delay times and oscilator frequencies that match a particular tempo. This tab also features a metronome. The second tab calculates the relationship between MIDI notes, their fundamental frequencies and their names. The third tab assists you in identifying the notes of a given scale (or mode) and working out how to draw the corresponding key signature. A fourth tab is for converting durations between samples and milliseconds.
Quaver for iOS requires iOS 8.0 or higher and works on all devices.
Both versions of Quaver are available now for £0.99 / €1.09 / $0.99.
HistoryCurrent version Mac: 1.5.1:
- Dark Mode is now supported on macOS 10.14 Mojave.
- The minimum supported operating system is now OS X 10.9 Mavericks
- Quaver now includes a tool to convert time durations between samples and milliseconds.
- Other minor improvements.
New in version 1.4:
- You can now use a MIDI device to tap tempo (on iOS, enter his mode by holding down the "tap tempo button".
New in version 1.3.1:
- This version fixes a bug which sometimes caused the on-screen keyboard to fail to initialise correctly.
New in version 1.3:
- Quaver now has a built-in synthesiser so you can hear the notes you select in the pitch tab or listen to scales in the scales tab.
- You can now make note selections in the pitch tab using MIDI instruments.
- Other minor enhancements including support for new screen sizes.
New in version 1.2.1:
- Fixes a bug in the handling of negative octaves in the pitch tab.
New in version 1.2:
- This version adds a metronome to the tempo tab.
New in version 1.1:
- Define middle C as C3, C4 or C5. Midi note values are defined relative to middle C.
New in version 1.0:
- Initial release.