Take a Lesson

I am now accepting students who are looking to improve their ear and their musical imaginations. Online lessons incorporate ear training with developing your personal style in improvisation, composition, and song writing. As with all my work, I always infuse a spirit of play into every challenge I offer private students. Beginning with and honoring […]

Tone Hole Version 1.1 Is Now Available!

I’ve added some easy-to-understand feedback at the end of each level so you’ll have a good idea of whether to move to the next level, repeat a level, or gear down on an easier level.  After hearing from a bunch of you comments like “I’m not sure whether I should repeat a level or move […]

Game Testing & Ear Play Workshop

Here comes Summer, and I’m putting everything I’ve got into giving you fun ways to improve your musical ear.  Part of that means getting feedback. Your feedback. Whether you are new to ear training or an old hand, or a music educator, I know there’s a lot to get out of Tone Hole and other […]

Tone Hole v. 1.0.6 is available! 


Thanks to those of you have been giving me feedback on this development! This one has a bunch of new free levels, including three free ones. I made these to go with a video that also went live today. They are very helpful in understanding the idea of taking a phrase from a song you […]

Tone Hole v. 1.0.5 is available!

Tone Hole Icon

https://apps.apple.com/us/app/tone-hole/id1600969950I just released version 1.0.5 of Tone Hole. What’s new: Fixed a bug: Now if you purchase all the levels in major keys, the game remembers! (Seems fair enough.) Also, I added a set of three new advanced levels (109-111) that focus on ti and tones from and to ti. It sounds a teensy bit […]

Tone Hole version 1.0.3 is available!

Same thing as 1.0.2, except you can get the white question tones to sound on challenge levels. Makes those challenge levels just a teensy bit easier because if you miss the sound when the tone appears, you can re-listen.