Pitea Free - The Church Organ

Pitea Free - The Church Organ

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Pitea Free is a virtual church organ based on high quality samples from a real church organ (coming from http://familjenpalo.se/vpo/sf2) with 8 ranks, manual and pedal.

You can download demo recordings and a trial version from http://www.refined-apps.com/pitea
We also offer a version containing the full Pitea organ with 33 stops, 3 manuals + pedal and Midi/USB ("Pitea Ultimate") as well as other music apps. For details, see http://www.refined-apps.com.

If you have questions, remarks or suggestions, mail us under support@refined-apps.com.

-- Highlights ----------

✓ Low latency audio

Low latency audio is a weak spot of Android (see http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=3434).
Pitea provides lowest possible latency on your device.

✓ High quality samples

Pitea comes with high quality samples for all contained stops.

-- Features --------

✓ Lowest possible latency depending on your device
✓ 8 different organ ranks sampled from a real church organ (coming from Lars Palo / http://familjenpalo.se/vpo/sf2)
✓ 3 predefined combinations
✓ Various reverb settings (no reverb, small church, medium church, cathedral, ...)
✓ The ranks can be played together like on a real organ; up to 512 pipes simultaneously
✓ 5 octave keyboard range just like the original organ plus pedal
✓ Multitouch only limited by your device
✓ Scrollable on-screen keyboard
✓ Settings for the number of displayed keys, optional vibrate on touch, ...
✓ Runs on android >= 4.0.3, phones and tablets

-- Usage Tips / Hardware requirements --------

✓ Needs ca. 20 MB on your sdcard for the organ samples
✓ Use headphones / external speakers for better sound; phones speakers are not made for organs
✓ For the best sound, the device should have at least a 1GHz single core processor

---- Ultimate-Features ------------

Pitea Ultimate provides all the features of the Free version plus:

✓ 33 stops (the full organ) instead of 8
✓ 3 manuals + pedal instead of 1 manual + pedal
✓ Midi via USB
✓ Midi player
✓ No ads

-- Permissions --------

android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE to extract the sound samples onto the sdcard
android.permission.VIBRATE for vibrate on touch support
android.permission.MODIFY_AUDIO_SETTINGS for better audio support (OpenSL)
android.permission.INTERNET and android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE to load ads

Tags: familjenpalo.se/vpo, free church organ samples, pitea.ultimate, pitea pro.

Recently changed in this version

+ MIDI/USB now accepts all Roland and Yamaha devices with class "vendor-specific"
+ Some bug fixes
+ Library updates

+ New sound engine
+ Added reverb settings (no reverb, small church, medium church, cathedral, ...)
+ Added further speed settings to the midi player
+ Library updates

Comments and ratings for Pitea Free - The Church Organ
  • (80 stars)

    by aswin thomas on 26/07/2014


  • (80 stars)

    by Marco Minnaar on 14/12/2013

    Great especially when there's no pitch pipe. ...

  • (80 stars)

    by Jonathon Binnekamp on 03/11/2013


  • (80 stars)

    by Richelle Rayos on 07/08/2013

    I love organ

  • (80 stars)

    by OCS Lagos on 27/07/2013

    This app is superb! It can even harmonize! God bless the developer for this wonderful app! I strongly recommend this app. I'll give it more than 5 if I could!

  • (80 stars)

    by Suraj Shetty on 27/06/2013

    On a smaller screen i wonder if all things could be seen. None the less, nice optiona available on a good sound.

  • (80 stars)

    by Zach Jurovaty on 22/05/2013

    Dr Achim, you've given the world an app they probably do not deserve. This is absolutely fantastic. From here forth, disregard any negative ratings, and pity the person for being unable to experience such excellence. Toccata and Fugue could not sound any better btw =)