BIRT! stands for Basic Interval Recognition Training! BIRT! is a free software package designed to help music students train themselves to recognize musical intervals by ear.
When you use BIRT! you create a user profile which will
BIRT! offers three different modes: Practice, Test, and Blitz.
In all three modes you can select a set of interval types and directions to work with. BIRT! will then randomly select from that set to give you examples to attempt.
Practice Mode includes the following:
Test Mode includes the following:
Blitz Mode includes the following:
When you are signed into a user profile, BIRT! will track and save your statistics automatically. You can view and clear these statistics at any time from the Statistics Menu.
BIRT! tracks the following statistics for each mode and in total, as well as for each individual interval:
By interval stats also include a Frequency of Answers table, so you can see what you tend to answer when you are presented with a given interval.