updated 03:25 pm EDT, Thu July 13, 2006
Guitar Pro 5 released
Arobas Music today released Guitar Pro 5, an update to the tabulation editor for Mac OS X. The software offers audio playback, MIDI and ASCII import/export, chords diagrams, and a guitar fretboard. Guitar Pro 5 also features scale tools, a digital tuner, speed trainer functionality, and a metronome. The application allows users to create whole scores for guitar, bass, or other stringed instruments in a short period of time, and supports viewing as well as listening to scores in high quality audio. Guitar Pro 5 is priced at $60, with free upgrades available for version 5.x license holders and upgrades for prior versions available for $30. Guitar Pro 5 requires Mac OS X 10.3 or later.