Chord NOTE Alternatives

    Chord NOTE is described as 'Songwriter’s assistant tool. It assists in finding the right chords to match a melody or musical phrase' and is an app in the Audio & Music category. There are seven alternatives to Chord NOTE for Mac, Windows, iPhone, iPad and Linux. The best alternative is Impro-Visor, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Chord NOTE are Scaler (Paid), Instachord (Paid), Suggester (Paid) and ChordPad (Paid).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Oct 22, 2019

    • Impro-Visor (short for “Improvisation Advisor”) is a music notation program designed to help jazz musicians compose and hear solos similar to ones that might be improvised.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Inspirational MIDI effect that makes finding chords and progressions intuitive and fun.
      • Mac
      • Windows


    • MIDI Processing Plugin that helps you play chords and chord progressions faster and easier.
      • Mac
      • Windows
    • Suggester is a tool to assist in the creation of songs and chord progressions. This app will help you find chords that work together.
      • Mac
      • iPhone
      • iPad
    • Described as chord sequencer it lets you quickly create chord progressions, play them in many styles, transpose, adjust tempo, change instruments. Great for practicing. I used it for improving my scales on guitar and I have to tell it is amazing.
      • Windows
    • "ChordBud is an all in one app that combines most important concepts when sketching a song.".
      • iPhone
      • iPad
    • Midi Madness 3 can create an unlimited number of melodies using a simple set of probability weightings.
      • Mac
      • Windows