It is said the road to hell is paved with good intentions. I’m starting to appreciate the truth of that at the moment. The music app that I developed worked reliably for a number of years. Over the last couple some unexpected issues where songs could not be found or would not play started to appear.
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The changes for this release are updated support for the new formats for programmes. These include the Athletic stream of BODYSTEP along with many express formats of the other programmes. There is a new ‘Beep on 3-2-1’ option in Settings to allow a tone to be played during the last three seconds of a pause when
This is primarily to support iOS9 and provide better information on the lock screen and easier navigation when using headphone and Bluetooth controllers. BODYSTEP now allows creation of Athletic format classes with the ‘Peak’ track followed by the ‘Athletic’ one as well as the reverse order. The next/prev track buttons have returned in practice mode.
One of the issues with having a large collection of music is that it has been mastered at different levels. That was less of an issue in days past when you would play an entire album in order on CD or LP (ask your grandparents what that was). With the ease of ripping and playing in formats like
This is a bug fix and small tweaks release. The main change is to stop the matching process triggering so often after Apple Music was turned on and started updating the music library far more frequently than before. BODYSTEP now creates Athletic format classes with the ‘Athletic Circuit’ track after the ‘Peak’. New items in
This is the track listing of BODYPUMP 94, first available for participants in June 2015. Click on the links below each song title to preview and buy them from the seller of your choice. Note they may be different from the ones provided by Les Mills due to editing to fit the choreography or the use of
The major change for this release is the implementation of a new method of playing a class. This will result in the disappearance of the rare – but embarrassing – situation where tracks would be skipped through without playing. Previously the method of playing classes was to use a timer to check the current playing
Sign up for the email newsletters by joining the mailing list at the bottom of this page. New Quarterly Releases The data for the releases that will be unleashed on participants later this month is being added. Thank you for all the emails that you send through from the app. It helps tremendously in quickly making
A music manager for group fitness instructors. It allows playlists to be created from your existing music as well as all thirteen Les Mills programmes. Australian instructors will like the ability to create playlists using only PPCA-free music. You can add breaks or timed pauses between songs and have a visible (and optional audible) countdown before
The main improvement in this version is allowing you to specify the format of the class when creating a playlist. This become more of a priority because BODYATTACK and BODYVIVE recently changed class format – but mixing is still allowed using the old format. Then there’s the issue of GRIT which now allows tracks from