00 | Overview
Fret Trainer teaches musicians the fretboard notation of various stringed instruments through delightful and simple game modes.
Client: Strong Apps
Gamification of the process of learning musical notes
Minimal, aesthetically pleasing interface that differentiates this app from similar ones on the market
Material Design inspired UI
Role: I worked as the sole UX/UI Designer
Result: Fret Trainer’s first iteration when live on the iOS store in late 2018. It’s been rated 141 times, with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5.0. Based on feedback, interfaces will be updated to reflect some assets shown below.
00 | Persona
00 | IDeation
00 | Visaul Design Language
00 | Component Design
00 | Screens
Short User Testing
Release schedule only allowed for a short period of testing, so the team resorted to a gorilla (discount) usability test with five users in order to identify major pain-points. Users were asked to play each of the four training games and adjust settings for each while talking aloud about problems they encountered.
The After release, app reviews identified many small errors