Features


Performance mode
This is a fully featured app and is under constant improvements.

The app has the following features:
  • Performance, Stage and Presentation modes.
  • A pull out menu of all OpenSong Songs on your device allowing you to select a song quickly
  • Fully indexed search feature - correctly formatted songs can be searched by title, author, lyrics, key, theme and hymn number.
  • Changing the display of a song to suit your preferences - 4 fully customisable colour themes available!
  • Automatically scale songs to best fit the screen (width and height, or width only), or manually set the font size.
  • Transpose feature to quickly change the key of your songs
  • Show/hide chords (useful for singers)
  • Show/hide lyrics (useful for non-singers)
  • View chord diagrams for guitar, ukulele, banjo, cavaquinho and mandolin.  The app has loads of default chords, but you can also add your own custom fingerings as well.
  • Choose whether to display chords using # or b symbols
  • Choose preferred key settings (should it be Eb or D#?)
  • Support for European chord formats (es/is/Do re mi) and Nashville numbering.
  • Store sticky post it style notes with your songs
  • Create new songs or edit current ones
  • Import songs from online sources or take a photo with the camera!
  • Create and edit sets of songs
  • Sets can include custom notes, slides and bible verses
  • Songs in sets can be converted to 'Variations'.  This allows you to modify songs in your set without changing the original songs - ideal if you want to change a key of a song in the set only (or have two versions of the song in the set in different keys).  You can even edit the lyrics, etc.  This variation is saved with the set and other users get a copy!
  • Load in previously created/shared sets
  • Will display PDF documents in performance mode (e.g. scanned sheet music) - this is only available on devices running API 21/5.0 (Android Lollipop) or above.  Multiple page PDF files are supported.
  • Support for Bluetooth/USB page turning foot pedals (to move between songs in sets and scrolling up and down if necessary) -you can assign pedals to any of the 7 built in control features.
  • Autoscroll function - just specify the song duration, or use the default timings.
  • Auto background worship 'pads' built in - just specify the song key!
  • Built in metronome - make sure you specify a time signature and tempo for the song.  Also has the option of a visual metronome by flashing the top action bar.
  • Swipe between songs or use onscreen buttons.
  • Scroll up and down pages by dragging or on screen buttons
  • Export saved songs or sets via email, Dropbox, etc.
  • Support of subfolders in your Songs folder to allow sorting songs by theme, etc.
  • Full integration with online Dropbox folders using external app
  • Online search, import and conversion for songs using http://www.chordie.com and Ultimate guitar.
  • Current song can be looked up on YouTube via search button
  • Fully compatible with .onsong, .pro and .chopro file format (songs are automatically converted into OpenSong format)
  • Import all songs from an onsong backup file
  • Dual screen presentation of songs with custom background images and video
  • Support for presenting Scripture and Custom slides created in the desktop application
  • Allows user choice of storing song on internal or external memory (SD card)
  • Connect musician devices having one master and multiple slaves.  Everyone can now see the same song!  This feature requires WiFi direct.
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