Band Minus One

Band Minus One 2.1

Creates song accompaniments
3.9  (18 votes)
2.1 (See all)
Create the instrumental part of songs by choosing a style, a tempo and adding a chord sequence. Add one or more additional instruments from the list provided.

Band Minus One allows users to create accompaniments for songs. It can be used not only by professional singers and musicians but by amateurs as well. This program has a user-friendly interface, which makes no difficulties in using the program. The essential tools of the application are located at the top of the main window.
The process of creating an accompaniment includes several steps, which actually depend on what you would like to do. First of all, you should select the style of your song. You may choose any style you like. The program will allow you to select the tempo of the song, in case you think it is too slow or too fast. There is a set of additional instruments which you may add; they are strings, an organ and a synthesizer. All the songs played can be saved in the wav format.
When creating a song, users should always put chord lines beneath lyrics. It is very important to start chord lines with the dot, or the whole line will be ignored. When you want to record a song you should select 'record wave audio'. If you have microphone you can also record your solo together with music.
You can test the program by downloading the trial version of the program, which is limited in use. It will operate only for 30 days, besides, the playback is limited to 30 seconds, and it includes only 30 styles of songs; however you can find lots of styles on the Internet.

Damir Buzikov
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Review summary


  • Easy to use


  • The trial version is very limited
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