Ujam is without a doubt the best free app I have seen pop on the web in the last 12 - 18 months and it is a really fresh and unique piece of software that is going to blow your students minds. Essentially uJam let's anyone create a professional piece of music in minutes by simply singing. No instruments required. ( You must see the video below to believe it.)
Next, the user can edit the style of their music. There are many to choose from and each allows the user to produce something that sounds exactly the way they want it to. After polishing their personal music creation, the user can share it with others. It can be sent privately to a select group of friends or family members or shared with a larger group of fans.
It has some big names behind it including Han's Zimmer and Pharrell and is currently totally free but I get the feeling that may not last. You really need to take a look at the videos below to get an idea of how this amazing app works but I can definitely see this up there with facebook and myspace as internet phenomoenons for teenagers and aspiring stars by the end of the year.
Just about everything Ujam can do is unique. The application guides musicians of all levels to building their own music. Style settings allow users to produce a piece they can be proud of and would want to listen to.
Check it out here.
I'd love to hear your songs and thoughts on uJam