The Berlin-based startup Uberchord recently raised EUR 720’000 in an oversubscribed seed financing round led by Ebner Verlag, the largest guitar magazine publisher in Europe. Ebner invested a significant 6-figure amount, while private investors contributed the rest. Members from the investiere community participated to the tune of EUR 175’000, thus helping Uberchord surpass the target amount of EUR 500’000.
Uberchord is building the next generation of learning software for musical instruments, starting with a personal guitar teacher on your smartphone. Their team has developed the world’s most advanced audio recognition technology that listens to you play guitar, provides instant feedback and adapts to personal progress. This allows for a radically new learning concept, teaching both technique and music theory in a playful and approachable way.