Synthesia Alternatives and Similar Games

Alternatives to Synthesia for Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, Web and more. Filter by license to discover only free or Open Source alternatives. This list contains a total of 21 apps similar to Synthesia.

A fun way to learn how to play the piano. If your looking for more info about Synthesia like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 4/24/2019 6:21:00 AM

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  • Musicope

    An open-source online piano game similar to Synthesia .

    • requires MIDI input + must download other software to use Guest • Jan 2019 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • This app needs MIDI input to use. You can't use keyboard. Guest • Oct 2015 • 2 agrees and 20 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Piano From Above

    Piano From Above (PianoFromAbove.exe). Piano From Above is a program that turns learning the piano into a videogame. You can open any MIDI file and simply play the notes as they fall. In the practice mode you can set the speed of playback, the position of playback, which tracks are shown and which tracks are muted.

    • Basically identical to Synesthesia but free. Highly recommended. Guest • Feb 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • Unlike Synthesia, the Keyboard can go up to 128 keys! Guest • Dec 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • It's working and it's free. Many thanks to the creator ^^ Guest • Apr 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • I like the way it works similar to its counterpart. Simple to use and free. Guest • Dec 2017 • 1 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Complete replacement option. slightly less user friendly miguelguthridgeJul 2016 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • Rosegarden

    Rosegarden is a well-rounded audio and MIDI sequencer, score editor, and general-purpose music composition and editing environment. Rosegarden is an easy-to-learn, attractive application that runs on Linux, ideal for composers, musicians, music students, and small studio or home recording environments.

    • It's a DAW, Synthesia is a learning program. Guest • Aug 2018 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's music composition software, not a tool for learning how to play songs on the piano. Guest • Jan 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • I hoped anything more focused in composition. Guest • Feb 2019 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • Linthesia

    Linthesia is a game. A game of playing music! You only need a MIDI file to play, and a MIDI keyboard (or your PC keyboard). It's a fork of Synthesia, which only runs on Windows and OS X. Linthesia is for GNU/Linux.

    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.4.2, released in January 2010, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • Perfect Piano

    Perfect Piano is an intelligent piano simulator design for Android phones and tablets.

    • Although it is only for Mobile devices or tablets, It is free, contains a similar interface to that of synthesia, has multiplayer live, and you can choose to play between your device's touchscreen or MIDI keyboard.. Downside to this is that it lags a bit and does not support a pedal connection with a MIDI input... Guest • Mar 2019 Disagree   Agree

    Free Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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  • LilyPond

    GNU LilyPond is a computer program for music engraving. One of LilyPonds major goals is to produce scores that are engraved with traditional layout rules, reflecting the era when scores were engraved by hand. It uses a simple text notation for music input, which LilyPond interprets and processes in a series of stages. In the final stage, music notation is output to PDF (via PostScript) or other graphical formats, such as SVG or PNG.

    • LilyPond is sheet music creation software, not a music learning game. Guest • Dec 2018 • 4 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Pianu

    What is pianu? Pianu is a website that teaches you how to play piano, interactively. How can a website teach me piano interactively? Using new technology in the browser, Pianu is able to interact with any MIDI keyboard connected to your computer. Do I need a keyboard to play? Nope, You can learn by tapping your touchscreen, clicking your mouse, or using your computer’s keyboard. What does it cost? The songs of Pianu are free to play.

    Freemium $ $ $ Web

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  • Perfect Piano Player 3D

    Perfect Piano Player designed specifically for true lovers of piano music, makes you relax listening to the music instrument classical piano.Learn Piano in a unique and fun loving way With the application of Perfect Piano player will create the perfect atmosphere and melody relaxed so it can serve as a conductor of sleep. If you are looking for tranquility, relaxed voice, the voice of peace, relaxation, sound sleep this is your application, do not look for more.

    Free iPhone iPad

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  • Playground Sessions

    Plays like a game. Compete with friends. Play a note right, it turns green; play it wrong, it turns red. Earn scores, rewards and level up. For competitive types, you can see how you stack up against your friends. Playground has built-in features that make it super easy to broadcast your scores. Invite your friends to learn along with you. Play along to our backing tracks for your band-like experience, and share your recordings with the world.

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac Windows

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  • EasyBand Studio

    EasyBand Studio is an auto accompaniment tool for musicians. Use for creating playbacks, practicing solos and sketching your ideas on the go. Just drop chords into the timeline, select style and tempo and click play. EasyBand supports up to 8 distinct parts. Build your song one part at a time and then use the song editor to compile the complete song from the various parts. Each EasyBand style has 2 variants, 2 fills, an intro and an ending pattern.

    Freemium Android

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  • Simplesynth

    SimpleSynth is a small and fast synth, perfect for when you want to try out a musical idea quickly. It's got a complete general MIDI instrument set built in, and it can load Soundfonts and DLS files.

    • Discontinued Last update was in September 2009, development appears to be inactive

    Free Open Source Mac

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  • PianoCrumbs.com

    Piano Crumbs - The only interactive piano player online. Play along your favorite songs.

    • choose from already set songs. no midi uploading. Have to pay for midis Guest • Feb 2016 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web

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  • Piano Marvel

    It has never been easier or more fun to learn how to play the piano. Using Piano Marvel and its innovative methodology, you can learn on your own at your own pace, or take lessons with a piano teacher who can help monitor your progress and practice using Piano Marvel. Piano Marvel grades your performances; showing you where you make mistakes and allows you to play songs over and over until you win a bronze, silver or gold trophy according to your performance.

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows

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  • PianoBooster

    Piano Booster lets you practice and play the piano alongside a scrolling music stave. It's an open-source, cross-platform tool that works with MIDI keyboards as input. Play along and receive an accuracy reading to let you know how you're doing.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Flowkey

    flowkey helps you become the pianist you always wanted to be. Whether it's learning to play your favourite piano songs, starting from scratch or developing your skills – flowkey will show you exactly how to play each note and guide you with instant feedback.

    Freemium Web Android Tablet iPad

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  • Piano Terrazzo

    Piano Terrazzo app is a fun, simple yet a very addictive game. Test your reflexes against time and movement. Test your speed and accuracy with this easy and fun game! There is only one rule in game “Don’t tap the WHITE tile”, but still you will need a lot of skill to take a command over this game. Just tap your fingers as quickly as possible. Run as far as you can - the further you go the higher is your score.

    Free Android Android Tablet Windows Phone

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  • HDpiano

    HDpiano invented 'Hybrid Piano Lessons' and makes the easiest, clearest, most accurate piano tutorials on the planet. Learn how to play your favorite songs pain-free in HD, right in the comfort of your own home. New songs are posted at least twice every week so you can learn and learn. 80+ million views, 600k+ subscribers and growing!

    Freemium Web

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  • Magic Piano

    Magic Piano is a revolutionary musical app for iPad and iPhone. Experience three magical keyboards: circular, spiral and traditional. Drag your finger to scroll up and down the keyboard. Make the keys larger or smaller by pinching your screen or remove the keys entirely and play your favorite songs by following beams of light. Play your favorite songs with your own spin and sound great every time. You control the notes, rhythm and tempo of each piece while Magic Piano serves as your guide.

    • Rather than a tool this is completely a game. Guest • Feb 2016 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • The Composer mode is pretty much identical to Synthesia Danilo_VenomOct 2016 • 1 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Freemium Android iPhone Windows Phone iPad

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  • J4T Multitrack Recorder

    Record your song ideas and demos on this 4-track recorder. The J4T is a 4-track recorder, great for recording your song ideas and demos. Features: * Four tracks * Export to wav or mp3 for sharing or desktop editing. * Import music files (wav and mp3). * Adjustable samplerate. * Loop function * Metronome * Stereo panning * Copy-function for quick duplication. * Mix multiple tracks down to one to free up tracks * 3 FX per track: Big Fuzz, Chorus, and Delay.

    Commercial Android

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