gbTouch Features

  • Control transport functions (Backward, Forward, Beginning, Play, Record, Cycle)
  • Control Record Enable, Mute, and Solo for each track
  • Track names and numbers shown on each track
  • Tracks color coded for real and software instruments
  • Select current track with one touch
  • Access more than eight tracks with the arrow keys
  • Adjust volume of individual tracks, and overall with Master Volume
  • Adjust pan level for an individual track
  • View values for track volume and track pan
  • Disable all volume during playback with Volume Mute
  • Move the playhead quickly using the jog channel strip
  • Designate Cycle start and end points
  • Turn off all track record, mute and solo attributes
  • "LCD display" dynamically shows playhead location - user selectable measure or time format - or project info (tempo, time signature)
  • Change tempo
  • Adjust the playhead to a specific time based location (enabled by preference setting - see manual for this feature's limitations)
  • Adjust the playhead to a specific bar-beat location
  • Show/hide the Arrange View or Master Track
  • Enable/disable Metronome and Count-In
  • Create a new track, duplicate or delete a track
  • Undo or Redo an action
  • Save a GarageBand file
  • Adjust Master Echo and Reverb effects
  • Manipulate Compressor, Visual EQ & software instrument's sound Generator parameters
  • Enable/disable effects
  • Name of the currently selected track shown on the Track Edit screens
  • Performance mode - MIDI keyboard and drum pads controller
  • Preference setting for faders to “jump” on touch
  • Preference setting to disable iPad sleep mode (Autolock)
  • Dismiss GarageBand alerts from gbTouch
  • Theme selectable: select one of four themes (five including GarageBand '09) at any time to change the look of your app
  • Mixer theme preference setting for circular vs. vertical response
  • Supports installations of gbLink on multiple computers