A revolutionary tactile cube that will change the way you and your family enjoy, create and learn music. Skoog is a powerful and fun music interface for iPad that opens up a world of ‘musicplay’ to everyone, including those with disabilities.
Whatever your skills, abilities and musical talents, Skoog’s universal design enables accessible, expressive music-making for children, parents, teachers, musicians and families.
How Does it Work?
Skoog is designed to get you ‘hands-on’ with musical sounds. It’s like a games controller for making music – it’s a squashy foam cube that acts as a wireless (Bluetooth SMART) controller for the App running on your iPad.
Jam with your favourite tracks instantly! The Skoog App integrates with your iTunes media library or music streaming service and automatically tunes your Skoog so you can play along with the music you love. This is musicplay – just choose a song and get playing. Creative and fun, with Skoog you play to learn: that’s what musicplay is all about.
Skoog is a fun way for families to explore sound and music together with the kids and grandparents, with no need to master complicated music theory or playing techniques.
For individuals with a disability
For individuals with a disability Skoog is an accessible musical instrument. Adjustable and intuitive, the interface in combination with the App provides a level playing field playing, learning and creating music.
For educators Skoog has a range of application in Special Education and inclusive music provision. Designed with accessibility in mind, Skoog can be used by musicians of all abilities, making it the go-to instrument for music therapists and assistive technologists too.
For aspiring musicians
For aspiring musicians Skoog is an easy to learn musical instrument that can play within seconds.
For electronic musicians
For electronic musicians it is a real time. multi parameter expressive controller that brings life to you compositions, live sets and synth jams.
The Skoog App
This is the control room for your Skoog. It’s all you need to connect, customise and play, has full MIDI support and is compatible with iOS 9 multitasking. The App supports our unique musicplay functionality. Integrating with your iTunes media library or music streaming service the App can automatically tune your Skoog so you can play along with the music you love. Available from the App store.
Skoogmusic for Mac & PC
In addition to using Skoog 2.0 with iPad & iPhone, it also can be used with your PC or Mac. Skoogmusic is the music-making platform for use with Skoog interfaces. Select from a range of instruments from clarinet to congas, voice to violin… even a space bass. Give a new twist to a hit song with Skoog Skores, or record and layer your own tracks. Skoogmusic is compatible with GarageBand and Logic so you can access an even bigger universe of instruments, sound effects and tools. It also supports MIDI on Windows via 3rd party routing software.
- Height: 15 cm
- Width: 13 cm
- Length: 13 cm
- Weight: 585 grams
- System Requirements: Bluetooth Low Energy. iOS 7 or 8. Mac OS X v10.6 or later
- Compatibility: Skoog is compatible with iPad models that support Bluetooth Low Energy – this includes iPad 3rd Generation, iPad 4th Generation, iPad Air, iPad Air 2, iPad mini, iPad mini 2, iPad mini 3, iPad Pro; and running iOS 9+.
We accept payment via Visa, Mastercard and American Express as well as payment via direct deposit. Orders will not be dispatched until settlement has been received.
Delivery / Shipping
Customers are responsible for providing a current and valid delivery address. Customers must ensure that someone is present at the delivery address to accept goods; a signature may be required. Customers are responsible for all costs incurred by unclaimed goods, refused shipments or subsequent re-deliveries.
Any delivery time information is supplied as an estimate of normal duration of delivery once a product has been dispatched. Delays may occur during shipping or if the product is out of stock.
Please note: Free delivery only applies to orders that are to be delivered in Australia. International orders will receive a shipping quote before orders are processed.
Delivery or error by Try & Byte: If you receive an incorrect product it may be returned within 5 days in its original, unopened packaging. We will re-imburse you for return shipping (shipping method subject to approval by us) and provide an exchange or offer a refund after the product has been returned to us.
Faulty or Dead on Arrival Products: We will replace a product if it is found to be either damaged or not working correctly when it is received ("dead on arrival"). The product must be returned within 7 days of purchase and must be packed in the original, unmarked packaging including any accessories, manuals, documentation and registration that shipped with the product. We will re-imburse you for return shipping (shipping method subject to approval by us). If we no longer have any more of the product in stock then a full refund will be provided.
If a product becomes faulty under normal use at some time after it is received then the product warranty applies (refer below).
Change of Mind: We accept returns for change of mind purchases only in the following circumstances:
- Products are returned to us within 10 days of purchase;
- The product is in its unused, original and unopened packaging. Please ensure the item is securely protected and wrapped when returned to us;
- You will be responsible for all shipping costs in returning the product to us;
- We accept no responsibility for any products lost in transit whilst being returned. We suggest you return the product using Australia Post with tracking or a trackable courier service;
Please note that we do not permit the return of, or offer refunds for the following products:
- Products which have been used, opened or unsellable products;
- Opened software and games;
- Product that is custom configured to your specifications;
- One off customer orders made on a 'no returns' basis.
No product may be returned to us without first contacting us and obtaining an RA (Return Authorisation). If you need to return an item you can contact us using the contact link on our website.