Metronome EXP

The Musicians Metronome

Metronome EXP

Metronome EXP is the free introduction to ExpMuse's metronome line. It will help make practicing more constructive as well as providing an objective way to record progress on difficult musical passages. While simple to use it still affords power users the opportunity to set things up exactly as they like. Up to 12 different voices are available to create beat and accent patterns, from simple time signatures to complex drum grooves via the built in step sequencer. The latter also makes it a great tool to simply jam with. For those that like to step outside the world of 4/4 Metronome EXP fully supports a vast range of time signatures.

  • Supports everything from a simple click to complex additive time signatures and drum beats
  • Supports multiple beat subdivisions
  • Support for polyrhythms
  • Create drum beats and patterns in a wide range of time signatures using the built in step sequencer
  • Up to 12 voices available, each with user selectable instruments
  • Can use Microsoft's Wavetable Synth or user supplied 16 bit 44.1kHz .wav files as the sound source
  • User selectable colour and size for the icon used to display each voice
  • The tap tempo button along with the full keyboard interface allow you to quickly set the exact tempo you want
  • Powerful speed trainer with linear and logarithmic modes of operation
  • Settings can be saved as a preset for instant recall
  • The language used for the interface can be changed using a simple text file
  • Requires no installation, and makes absolutely no changes to your system
  • Can be run from a USB flash drive, allowing you to take your settings with you anywhere
  • COMPLETELY FREE - no advertising, no nag screen, yours to keep with our compliments!

It's the musician's metronome! Absolutely fantastic - the speed trainer, the step sequencer, the preset management: all display knowledge into the practising musician's mind. I've been a sedulous user of [name omitted] until I've found this one. And this has to be the clock to rule them all! - Stephan Klaft on the REAPER Digital Audio Workstation forum

3d2f Metronome EXP - a must-have metronome tool for any musician! ... Metronome EXP is an excellent alternative to conventional metronomes that any musician will like from day one...Read the full review
Softoxi 5 star award Metronome EXP - feature-rich, powerful and yet easy-to-use metronome software that offers many handy features and functions, being a great help when you need to practice or just jam.
Softango Approved award Metronome EXP is by far the most valuable software application you could ever have installed on your computer. It is for musicians and people that like to make music. It is also a very neat drum machine. There are many different features you could take advantage of if you are thinking about installing this application onto your computer.
Download HR 4 star award A lightweight and portable audio application that provides a metronome for helping you improve your musical skills quickly and with minimum effort.
FeatureMetronome EXPMetronome EXP Pro
Ultra high precision timing engine
Support for a huge range of standard and irregular time signatures
Meter window for fast time signature creation with unlimited accent placement
Sophisticated beat subdivision capabilities
Polymeter window for quick creation of an unlimited range of polymeters
Meter series window for creating up to 6 meters to be played in sequence
Step sequencer for the creation of drum patterns
Step sequencer will play user defined chord sequences with bass lines
Chord sequence can be transposed programmatically, either through the cycle of fifths or a user defined number of semitones
User definable chord shortcut keys for making chord sequence creation effortless
Full screen mode
Large visual beat indicator
Customisable colours for visual beat indication
Displays the current beat number while playing
Speed trainer with linear and logarithmic modes of operation
Random and "Ebb and Flow" speed trainer modes
Speed trainer displays how much time is left in the current stage
User definable number of steps for the Speed Trainer warm down
Preset creation
Presets can be filtered by type
Support for preset exchange
User selectable instruments for playback
Instrument settings can be changed from within the Meter, Polymeter and Sequencer windows.
Support for .wav file playback
Support for selecting the hardware devices used for sound output
Automatically check for, download and install updates
The language used for the interface can be changed using a simple text file
Requires no installation, and makes absolutely no changes to your system
Can be run from a USB flash drive. The software can be used anywhere a computer is available
PriceFree$12

Metronome EXP runs on Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10 or later.

Please note that the standard versions of Metronome EXP will not run on Windows 95, 98, Me or 2000. If you are using Windows 95, 98, Me or 2000 you will need to download the 9X version.

Installation

Metronome EXP requires no installation, and makes absolutely no changes to your system. Simply unpack the zip file and run.

Please note that the standard versions of Metronome EXP will not run on Windows 95, 98, Me or 2000. If you are using Windows 95, 98, Me or 2000 you will need to download the 9X version.

Current Version

1.0.3.9 - Release Date: 19 September 2015

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Download

Most users will need to download Metronome EXP 32 bit. This will run on all supported versions of Windows. If you know you have a 64 bit version of Windows, download Metronome EXP 64 bit. If you are using Windows 95, 98, ME or 2000 download Metronome EXP 9X.

Metronome EXP 32 bit (1.12 mb - includes manual)

Metronome EXP 64 bit (1.12 mb - includes manual)

Metronome EXP 9X for Windows 95, 98, ME or 2000 (1.0 mb - includes manual)

Metronome EXP PDF manual (937 kb)