Music Ace Maestro

Music Ace Maestro combines all 48 lessons from Music Ace and Music Ace 2 with Maestro Manager a suite of educator-focused student assessment and curriculum management tools.

Key Features
  • Available in educator edition only
  • Includes all 48 Music Ace and Music Ace 2 lessons sequenced in a recommended pedagogical order
  • Newly revised Educator's Guide (download Music Ace Maestro Educator's Guide)
  • Maestro Manager, a suite of educator-oriented tools that can be used to:
    • define and manage student groups and individual students
    • create, manage, and customize the instructional lesson sequence

    • import assessment data from earlier Music Ace or Music Ace 2 installation

    • centralize management of student and group instructions options

    • import student names from popular student management software
    • export assessment data in industry-standard format

    • archive student and group assessment data

What's GREAT about the Music Ace Series!

Lessons
Combines the 48 lessons of Music Ace and Music Ace 2 into a single product.  Topics covered are:

 1. Introduction to the Staff 25. The ABC's of the Grand Staff
 2. Intro. to the Piano Keyboard 26. Half Steps and Whole Steps
 3. Beat and Tempo 27. Rests
 4. Playing with Pitch 28. More ABC's of the Grand Staff
 5. The ABC's of the Piano Keyboard 29. Sharps and Flats
 6. Hearing Rhythms 30. Review Note Names
 7. More Piano ABC's 31. Sharps and Flats on the Staff
 8. The ABC's of the Staff 32. More Sharps and Flats on the Staff
 9. Basic Rhythm Notation 33. Syncopation
10. The ABC's of the Treble Staff 34. Review Sharps and Flats
11. More Treble Staff ABC's 35. The Key Signature
12. The Quarter Rest 36. Introduction to Major Scales
13. Keyboard Review 37. Sixteenth Notes
14. Below the Treble Staff 38. Intervals
15. Melody 39. Review Key Signatures and Major Scales
16. Above the Treble Staff 40. Sharp Key Signatures
17.Loud and Soft, Same Pitch 41. Three Sounds per Beat
18. The Measure 42. More Sharp Key Signatures
19. The ABC's of the Bass Staff 43. The Time Signature
20. Above the Bass Staff 44. Flat Key Signatures
21. Notes Longer Than a Beat 45. The 6/8 Time Signature
22. Below the Bass Staff 46. More Flat Key Signatures
23. Same Pitch, Different Timbres 47. Minor Scales
24. Dotted Quarter Notes 48. Introduction to Harmony
   

 

Games
Each lesson contains an exciting multi-level game to sharpen music skills and improve retention of important lesson concepts. Colorful animated 3-D graphics, digitized sound effects, bonus points and high scores provide fun, interactive entertainment. Users can select novice or advanced difficulty settings.



Music Doodle Pad
This unique feature allows individuals to easily compose their own music using a variety of instrument sounds. These creative compositions can be saved and played back for others, showcasing the knowledge and skills acquired from the lessons and games. Users can also listen to and modify popular music selections from the Jukebox section of the Music Doodle Pad.

Tracking Progress
Special feature tracks an individual's progress through lessons and games. A "completion count" provides the number of times the user has gone through each section of a lesson and "games progress" provides high scores.

Maestro Manager:
Student Management


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Maestro Manager:  
Syllabus Management


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Maestro Manager:  
Import Databases



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Maestro Manager:  
Archive Assessment Data



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Maestro Manager:  
Group Option



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Instructional & Appearance Settings
Maestro Manager enables educators to assign clef instruction (treble and bass, treble only or bass only), rhythmic stringency (relaxed or strict), game difficulty (novice or advanced), and the appearance of the notes and instruments (with or without faces) on a group or individual basis.

System Requirements
Music Ace Maestro is sold on a hybrid CD-ROM that runs on both Windows and Macintosh platforms.

WINDOWS
MACINTOSH
  • XP/Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8
  • 32 and 64 bit
  • 50 MB free RAM
  • 60 MB free hard disk space
  • 16-bit sound
  • CD-ROM drive and mouse
  • General MIDI keyboard OPTIONAL.
  • PowerPC/Intel
  • OS X 10.4.11 or later
  • 50 MB free RAM
  • 60 MB free hard disk space
  • CD-ROM drive and mouse
  • General MIDI keyboard OPTIONAL.

Points of Distinction 

  • Ideal for educators desiring the flexibility to create customized lesson content and ordering
  • Enhanced student progress data management
  • Ideal for beginning and intermediate music students, young or old-any instrument
  • Accelerates learning music fundamentals-develops and reinforces essential aspects of learning music
  • Exceptional value-affordable combination of lessons, games and a composition feature
  • Excellent motivational tool-excites students about learning music
  • Users develop real musical skills, not just an introduction to music
  • Entertaining, highly interactive, easy to use-point and click navigation with the mouse

Pricing*
Music Ace Maestro is available as an educator edition that provides additional functionality and significant savings as compared to a purchase of Music Ace and Music Ace 2.

The single-computer edition of Music Ace Maestro has a suggested retail price of $127.95. School editions, including lab-pack and network editions, are available. Please click here for a description of available editions of Music Ace Maestro or call us for information and pricing.

We also offer a credit for ownership of Music Ace or Music Ace 2 (but not both) toward the upgrade purchase of Music Ace Maestro. The credit value is 60% of the value of what is currently owned.

Please contact Harmonic Vision at 800-474-0903 for lab-pack and network pricing or for a significant discount to upgrade your version of Music Ace or Music Ace 2 to Music Ace Maestro.

Shipping weight for Music Ace Maestro is 3.0 lbs.

*Pricing subject to change.