Arban and His Method for iPad


3/15/2015 - The 'new' solos from the first British Edition are 'in the bag'! I also fixed a sharing bug in iOS 8. Next up - a German edition and then I will started on the second set of Art of Phrasing songs. Who knew there were two versions?

Thanks for the tremendous support!!!



The Complete Conservatory Method for Cornet by Jean Baptiste Arban was published in 1864 and we are bringing the original edition to you digitally on your iPad.


In addition to the famous method in the original French and translated into English, this app will also contain a graphical timeline of Arban's life.


Users will have the ability to bookmark pages, add text, graphic, and audio annotations, Go To Page functionaltiy, and print using AirPrint technology.


Available in the iTunes App Store

Mahler Translations for iOS



Named one of the top five Classical Music apps in 2011 by New York Classical Radio (WQXR)!!


4/3/15 - I am working on an exciting update to this great app. Stay tuned...



Mahler Translations now contains almost 2300 English translations of the musical German words and phrases found in the symphonic works of Gustav Mahler.


Which terms and phrases are translated in Mahler Translations? Good question! We think ALL OF THEM, but please let us know if we missed one!

Available in the iTunes App Store.

Tromba Software is located in Pickerington, Ohio, and is in its sixth year of iOS app development.

Support questions? Please contact us at the email address below.


Phone: 614.404.5662

Tom S. Wotton's Dictionary of Foreign Musical Terms and Handbook of Orchestral Instruments was originally published in 1907. The dictionary contains over 8,000 musical terms in the German, Italian, French, English, Latin, and Spanish languages.

Works great on iOS 8, but a full update is in the works.

Available in the iTunes App Store.

Tromba Musica is a database of solo and chamber literature for the trumpet. Users can browse the database based on the composer's last name, or can search the database by composer name, title of composition, or desired instrumentation. The database contains over 1,000 composers and over 1,400 compositions. Upon selecting a specific work, users have the option of searching the internet for a copy of the work.

Available in the iTunes App Store.