We all are aware about the existence of Salsa as a major genre of music and as a popular dance form followed by many. Most popularly known across the Latin and North America the Salsa music and even the dance form integrates various dance styles and variations and is a staple part of the Latin music culture. Just like any other style of music or dance, the Salsa has a distinctive menu including varied musical instruments and styles that are combined to make the musical and dancing experience more enjoyable for the performer and for the audience as well. Saxophone, Percussions and Trombone are just few of the multiple instruments that make it a success. Salsa Rhythm Application is a tool for practicing musicians and makes it easy to master the feel of the Salsa spirit.
Salsa Rhythm Application 1.0 on an iPhone opens with a compact looking interface with the options intuitively placed for easy navigation. The dark background with the icons placed in the form of miniature images of the instruments makes it pleasant to the eyes. The main features of application include practicing with multiple instruments vigorously to differentiate each instrument; rehearsing the timing on O1 and O2 along with combining different music styles to create different tunes and being a part of the growing Salsa Beat Machine Community. The instruments included in the application are Piano, Bongos, Clave, Guiro, Maracas and Cowbell. Moreover, it also comprises of beat display and controlling the tempo of the music and helps the user in training themselves to augment their dance moves and music comprehension effectively.
To sum up, Salsa Rhythm Application 1.0 certainly proves to be an innovative approach for developing and promoting the Salsa music and culture and hence gets a rating score of four points for its stupendous performance.