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21 May 2018

VERSION 0.9.2 RELEASE

This month, we’ve got some great new improvements on the app, which we are super excited about. With some useful new features and aesthetic sprucing, we hope we can continue to make your practising more fun and effective! Here’s a summary of what to expect… –  Customised Daily Streak: Now you can customise a Daily Goal… Read more

16 April 2018

VERSION 0.9.1 RELEASE

We’re excited to announce the release of TAKE7 Version 0.9.1!  Our team have been working hard to develop the app as much as possible, and this update is packed full of incredibly useful additions and alterations, to make sure your experience is the best it can be. Here’s a breakdown of everything shiny and new… Read more

10 April 2018

New Grade Material

We are incredibly pleased to announce that our genius music producers have developed a new system that means Take7 can publish music in larger quantity more frequently than ever before! Subsequently, we now have a huge amount of new grade material available for many instruments, and to top this all off, these new Grade Packs feature music… Read more

3 April 2018

The Composition Club: Is Gender Equality Just One Part of A Bigger Issue?

Timmy Fisher takes a closer look at the problem of exclusivity within contemporary UK composition… Read more

25 March 2018

A Stravinsky-sized hole blown through the Southbank Centre Roof

Timmy Fisher reviews the latest offering of Stravinsky and Bernstein from the London Philharmonic, with guests performances from Patricia Kopatchinskaja and William Davies. Read more

8 March 2018

The African-American Spiritual: Across the Atlantic and Back

Many of us are well accustomed to the soaring, melancholic genius of the late BB King, who’s effortless guitar playing and devastating lyrics will forever have its place in the annals of Blues history. Many more still will be familiar with that unique blend of soul, disco and funk that signifies the music of another departed genius of African-American origin – Michael Jackson… Read more

2 March 2018

New Music Releases – Taffanel, Piatti and Nielson…

Take7 is proud to introduce some fantastic new releases to our ever-growing library… Read more

14 February 2018

Valentines Day with guest blogger Will Evans

Spare the Card, Be like Troubadours, Write Silly Love Songs

As the hardest edge of winter begins to thaw and the earliest signs of warmer, brighter months appear through marginally longer days we ‘celebrate’ Valentine’s Day: to some a wearying pseudo-ritual peddled in modern times by gift card behemoths, little more than a cynical commercial exercise. On the face of it, you’d be hard pressed to deny them their own cynicism… Read more

12 February 2018

Take7 Wins BETT Award

Press Release: Take7 wins international award at the world’s leading event for learning technology Take7 has won the prestigious Bett award in the ‘Educational Apps’ category for its support of technology in schools. Coinciding with Bett, the world’s leading event for learning technology, the awards are considered the highest accolade in the industry. The Bett… Read more

12 February 2018

BBC Music Magazine 5 Star Review

5 Start Review in BBC Music Magazine The prestigious BBC Music Magazine has given Take7 a fantastic 5 Star review: “Take7 Free, with in-app purchases Using your device’s microphone to listen to you play, Take7 gives you a score based on how many notes you’ve played right (or not) when you practise your instrument. The… Read more

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