eMedia Music to Showcase New Win/Mac Hybrid Guitar Pro at Macworld

eMedia Music Corp., publisher of the world’s best-selling series of guitar tutorial CD-ROMs, will be showcasing the new Guitar Pro 5.1 CD-ROM at the upcoming 2007 Macworld Conference & Expo.

Guitar Pro 5.1 is the new Windows/Macintosh hybrid version of the best-selling multi-track tablature editor software for guitar, banjo and bass from Arobas Music. Besides writing scores, Guitar Pro 5.1 is a complete tool for beginner and accomplished guitarists alike to improve, compose, or accompany themselves. Now Macintosh users can experience what over 1 Million PC users already know: Guitar Pro is the standard for tablature editing and composition.

Guitar Pro 5.1 is a complete workshop for guitarists at an affordable price. Guitar Pro is known as the most powerful and intuitive tablature editor on the market. New advanced notation features add drum notation, vocal notation and tablature support for any stringed instruments with four to seven strings! You can create complete scores for a band in minutes. Guitar Pro 5.1 is your total solution for creating lead sheets, scores, or lesson sheets for your students. Guitar Pro 5.1 features the newest in playback technology including RSERealistic Sound Engine. RSE gives you real time playback of your scores with realistic sound samples taken from high quality guitars and real-time effects such as wah-wah. These new features make Guitar Pro 5.1 the guitar players’ best choice for composing and transcribing. Improved ASCII import/export and the newly enhanced speed trainer will show you why Guitar Pro is the dominant force in guitar music.

Guitar Pro has been a best seller in Europe and has over a MILLION users worldwide. It is hailed by Guitarist Magazine as an intelligent, simple, clear and precise tool.” Riff Magazine says Guitar Pro, “is unquestionably the best that can be found in the field of tablature editing for PC.”

Guitar Pro 5.1 will be available at computer and music retail stores nationwide with an estimated retail price of $59.95. The hybrid CD-ROM is compatible with Windows 98 SE/2000/XP and Macintosh OSX 10.3 or higher. eMedia Music will be exhibiting in booth #S2606 at the Macworld Conference & Expo at The Moscone Center January 9-12, San Francisco CA.

In addition, eMedia will host a Guitar Pro 5.1 Press Conference and Demonstration in the Press Conference Room (252) on Thursday, January 11th at 11:00 AM. Pre-registered members of the press will receive a free promotional copy of the product for review. To pre-register for the Guitar Pro 5.1 Press Conference, please contact Dave Kurtiak, eMedia, 206.329.5657 x. 102 or email davek@emediamusic.com.

For more information, including hi-resolution artwork, please visit: www.emediamusic.com/finalpr/prguitarpro.html.

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