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Postby besson900 » Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:28 am

Hello again!

Guys what model of metronome are You using? Now i have KORGs TM 40 nad TM 50 but i fell that they are not loud enough :/

What equipement are You using which is loud enough for You?

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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby MikeMason » Fri Feb 09, 2018 8:45 am

Metronome app bluetoothed to a wireless speaker maybe?
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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby Mark Finley » Fri Feb 09, 2018 9:13 am

My metronome on my phone is much louder than any stand-alone metronome I've ever had
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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby the elephant » Fri Feb 09, 2018 9:14 am

I do what Mike does.
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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby Mark Finley » Fri Feb 09, 2018 9:17 am

You could always get one of these


http://www.1800usaband.com/products/view/501
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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby the elephant » Fri Feb 09, 2018 9:22 am

Yes! Hook it up to a Long Ranger system and practice your scales and arpeggios on the field! :-)

<I would agree that my iPhone app is far louder than any digital or mechanical metronomes I have ever used. But even then I use a Bose iPhone speaker system. (Wired, not Bluetooth. I got it in like 2008.)>

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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby Mark Finley » Fri Feb 09, 2018 9:48 am

Weird. I typed in metronome into Google and this came up
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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby the elephant » Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:05 am

Hey, it works in a desktop browser, too. In the search window type "metronome" and you get this:

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In and of itself, it is not that loud, but if you are in a bind this works well enough. I imagine that if I ran this through my iMac's external Bose speakers that it would be QUITE loud.
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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby besson900 » Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:23 am

the elephant wrote:Hey, it works in a desktop browser, too. In the search window type "metronome" and you get this:

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In and of itself, it is not that loud, but if you are in a bind this works well enough. I imagine that if I ran this through my iMac's external Bose speakers that it would be QUITE loud.



I had no idea that Google have something like, always when I used Google I had to go on some pages- weird O.o

I forgot to write that I was asking about "mobile" small metronome which one I can take with me while I'm going somewhere out of home or practice room
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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby bloke » Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:59 am

I don't know what the big deal is, here...??

I just plug my DrBeat into my ol' 1970's Woodson PA.

I only have to turn it up to about 2. :P

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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby Ace » Fri Feb 09, 2018 2:58 pm

Loudest metronome? Dunno. However, even though I'm very hard of hearing, I get by nicely with my inexpensive Seiko SQ44 even when practicing FFF passages on my bass trombone and my tuba. The clicker on the Seiko is very loud. It also has an earphone jack.

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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby timothy42b » Fri Feb 09, 2018 3:49 pm

My Korg KDM-2 is plenty loud.

On the other hand my phone is more often nearby with juice in the battery.
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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby Mark » Sat Feb 10, 2018 4:49 pm

bloke wrote:I don't know what the big deal is, here...??

I just plug my DrBeat into my ol' 1970's Woodson PA.

I only have to turn it up to about 2.


I have a rather nice stereo in my studio. I plug my Dr Beat into it and turn it to about 20 out of 100. I also have a portable PA speaker that I occasionally use when out of the studio.
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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby ZIMETMUS » Sun Feb 11, 2018 2:00 pm

I"ve always liked the Korg KDM2 [/url]http://www.hickeys.com/search/products/sku057452.php[/url] which has a great loud sound, is easy to use with one hand and can also handle an earpiece if desired. We still have a few in stock at Hickey's.

We're also pretty excited about the replacement - new Korg KDM3 which is the updated version of the KDM2. It is smaller, sounds great and can also be manipulated easily with one hand. We've got this in stock now - just not yet on the website.

We're waiting for delivery on the new Korg IE1M Metronome, In-Ear metronome - has anyone tried this yet?
http://www.korg.com/us/products/tuners/in_earmetronome/
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Re: Loudest metronome?

Postby Leland » Sun Feb 11, 2018 3:47 pm

I've spent a lot of my metronome time without actually playing the horn. "Air and valves", as they call it, is good for figuring out breathing and phrasing, which is a good portion of how a player gets out of tempo. And, without the extra noise of playing, it's a lot easier to hear the metronome.
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