Best sheet music apps for ipad

1.Guitar Pro

Paid: $69.95

The famous music composition software that allows you to transcribe your favorite songs, or simply read the thousands of tabs already available on the Internet.

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  • Aaron Bell

    by Aaron Bell

    Guitar Pro is an amazing software. I've been using it for the last 15 years and I haven't seen anything better. I'm not familiar with the iPad version More

  • Alejandro Bonilla

    by Alejandro Bonilla

    i dont have an iOS item but i did look at this and it does look interesting

2.Musicnotes Sheet Music Player


This app will allow you to take your sheets anywhere you go, featuring more than 300.000 sheets from the Musicnotes store and many more tools, like the  markup tools to make notes and highlights on your sheets.

  • Maria Martin

    by Maria Martin

    My brother writes music but is always on the go for his day job. He loves using the Musicnotes Sheet Music Player to keep track of the songs he's working on. It's so much easier than carrying paper around everywhere. He definitely recommends it!

3.Ultimate Guitar

With in-app purchases.

The Ultimate Guitar app lets users find over 800,000 chords, tabs, and lyrics for guitar, bass, and ukulele. It comes with a tool for users to edit chords, lyrics however they want. The app is also available in dark mode and offline.

  • Nicolás Anaya

    by Nicolás Anaya

    It looks like a useful website with lots of materials and stuff


Paid: $14.99

forScore is an app that will automatically read all your sheets so you can edit them and create new compositions. You will also of course be able to create your own music, and share it with all your friends. 

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  • Category:Music,Book

  • Publisher:forScore, LLC

  • Size:34.88 MB

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  • Eva Espinosa

    by Eva Espinosa

    I enjoy all types of music and even p[lay some from time to time. forScore provides sheet music on a mobile device. It is very reliable and interactive.

5.Music Note Sight Reading Trainer

Free download
This app mimics the looks of real sheet music, what makes it the perfect app for those who want to learn and practice sheet reading.  

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  • Category:Music,Education

  • Publisher:Ryan Newsome

  • Size:15.70 MB

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  • Judith Thomas

    by Judith Thomas

    The app utilizes different forms of notes, like treble and grand so that it's easier for users to identify notes on music sheets. It's very self expla More

  • Aditya Nair

    by Aditya Nair

    Great app for beginners of sheet music who want to learn to read music. I would not categorize the app as the best sheet music app, however if you are More

6.Sheet Music Direct for iPad

with in-app purchases

This app will allow you to have the sheets of your favorite songs always with you in your iPhone or iPad. It also has learning tools, like the tuner or practice mode, where you can slow down the sheet music to learn how to play it. 

  • Chen Xie

    by Chen Xie

    Sheet Music Direct for iPad is a great app for viewing sheet music. It has some useful features and is a good tool if you're learning a new piece.

  • Guillermo Mata

    by Guillermo Mata

    I have never heard about this but it seems like it would really work.

7.Piano HD

With in-app purchases
With Piano HD you can learn to play piano in an easy way. It lets you adjust the keyboard as you want and make different types of sounds, including bass and guitar. You can record the songs you play and share them with your friends.
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  • Publisher:ZongMing Yang

  • Size:43.48 MB

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  • Richard Gonzalez

    by Richard Gonzalez

    This isn't really a sheet music app, but it's still fun and a great way to be creative. Overall, love the app, but not what I'm looking for.

  • Tyler Wilson

    by Tyler Wilson

    This is not a sheet music app. It is an actual instrument app where you can play your device as if it was a piano.