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Is there anything out there that could recognise guitar chords in an audio track?
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What an audio track of guitar or an audio track with other instruments? Jam Origin reckon they are pretty handy but I'm not sure they can lift guitar out of a mix and transcribe it. https://www.jamorigin.com/
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Albatross wrote: Sun May 15, 2022 2:23 pm What an audio track of guitar or an audio track with other instruments?

No, just a guitar by itself, eg as in an Ueberschall sample etc, or a personal songwriter recording etc..
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Yes, I believe this is something that Melodyne can do.

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Albatross wrote: Sun May 15, 2022 2:23 pm What an audio track of guitar or an audio track with other instruments? Jam Origin reckon they are pretty handy but I'm not sure they can lift guitar out of a mix and transcribe it. https://www.jamorigin.com/

Jam Origin is good at lifting the midi out of a guitar track (obviously a lot depends on the nature of the track in question) but will just give you the midi data rather than a chord map. But there are other things that can take it from there once you have the midi file.
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Fender Riffstation Pro for Mac and PC - it was $35, but Fender discontinued it in 2018 and made it free at the end. The official site for it is no longer up, but various sites have it available for download - just find a reputable one.

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Some DAWs can do this now I believe. I think Hornet's Songkey can also detect chords.
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I would say there is more benefit from figuring it out for yourself, by the time you have fiddled around with software, you would be halfway there and developing your ear at the same time..
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Post by djangodeadman »

Zukan wrote: Mon May 16, 2022 8:27 am Some DAWs can do this now I believe. I think Hornet's Songkey can also detect chords.

Cubase 12, for example, can do this and it works pretty well.
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djangodeadman wrote: Sat May 21, 2022 10:04 am
Zukan wrote: Mon May 16, 2022 8:27 am Some DAWs can do this now I believe. I think Hornet's Songkey can also detect chords.

Cubase 12, for example, can do this and it works pretty well.

I'm finding Scaler 2 also makes a good job of detecting...We are spoilt nowadays with some Jedi tools that we never had in dem days.
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Post by ManFromGlass »

:thumbup: Scaler 2 - yes. I do a short audio clip of the chord and then drag + drop it on Scaler. I’m on a Mac.
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Yip. Cubase/Melodyne.
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