What's New

SessionBand Soul Jazz Funk 1 is now a paid-for app which includes all styles at point of purchase. Update includes minor bug fixes and latest Audiobus 3 libraries (3.0.12)

App Description

SessionBand Soul Jazz Funk 1 - Chris Standring Special Artist Edition


Create studio-quality Soul, Jazz and Funk tracks to your own chords in minutes with this special artist edition of the award-winning SessionBand app - the world’s only chord-based loop app.

Chris Standring is one of America’s most prolific urban jazz artists. With 6 Billboard #1s and 13 solo albums to his name, the legendary guitarist is joined by one of the world’s most renowned drummers Chris Coleman (Babyface, Prince, Chaka Kahn, Christina Aguilera…) and top UK bassist and producer Geoff Gascoyne (Sting, Van Morrison, Georgie Fame…) to bring you this special artist edition of the app.

It’s our biggest and best to date. More styles, more channels and more chord variations plus a host of new tech features to make your songwriting and track building quicker and even more awesome.

With over 20,000 precision-cut, chord-based loops across 18 Soul, Jazz and Funk styles, the app instantly converts the chords you select into great-sounding audio - wherever you are and whatever your ability.

Alongside a list of pro features like automated mixing, auto-transpose, one-touch live recording and a range of export functions, there are new features with this edition including 7 stunning effects per channel, ‘Track Builder’ to construct songs even quicker, PDF generator to produce instant chord sheets and a number of new editing and preview enhancements.

Create professional Soul, Jazz and Funk tracks to your own chords in minutes. Everything you need to produce your own stunning royalty-free tracks.

Hear the loops. Watch the video at sessionbandapp.com


The fastest way to create your own studio-quality music...

• Pick one of 18 Soul Jazz Funk styles
• Choose your chords
• Stretch or shorten loops in seconds
• Build up your track in minutes with ‘Track Builder’
• Instantly hear your track across all the different styles and tempos
• Auto-transpose your entire track (not electronic pitch shift!)
• Add effects
• Mix your track (manual or automated)
• Adjust track tempo
• Record direct to audio
• Copy straight to other music apps
• Share with the world!


The ultimate mobile jam/practice tool for musicians...

• Practice with your own world-class Soul Jazz Funk band
• Loop markers let you focus on specific sections
• Mute instrument channels as you like (manual and automated)
• Produce PDF chord sheets for the tracks you create...instantly
• ’Flip’ your track instantly across all 18 styles and tempos
• Transpose your whole track instantly


You don't have to be a musician to create seriously good Soul Jazz Funk tracks and release them royalty-free!

• Simple, intuitive interface
• Audition the loops as you go
• ‘Track Builder’ allows simple creation of a full track
• Intuitive mixing and record functions


Detailed Product Information...

• 18 Soul, Jazz and Funk styles in tempo order: Smooth Jazz Ballad; Slow Groove Ballad; Gospel12/8; Motown Wah; Pop Fusion; Pop Soul; Swinging Reggae; Wah Funk; Electric Bossa; Samba Funk; Soul Funk; Shuffle; Uptown Funk; Driving Soul; Upwards Groove; Brazilian; Feel Good; Drum'n' Bass
• Tempos from 60bpm to 160bpm
• 12 chord variations for every root note in all 18 styles: maj; maj7; 11; 7; 7(b9); 7(#9,#5), min, m(#5); m6; m9; m7(b5); maj 'stop'
• 15 alternative drum grooves and drum fills in all 18 styles in addition to each main drum groove
• All loops recorded in Los Angeles and produced in London, UK
• The musical content in this app is not duplicated in any of the other SessionBand apps
• All loops are offered royalty-free and can be used freely in your own works

Please note:
- This app download contains over 1.5GB of content.
- Users of older devices (e.g. iPhone 8) may notice occasional pops and clicks through the device speakers that they won't hear when using headphones or external speakers.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • July 15, 2020 Initial release
  • December 10, 2020 New version 2.0
  • December 10, 2020 Price increase: FREE! -> $9.99

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