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About Our Company

Uberchord is a young music tech start-up on it’s way to becoming the standard for mobile based music education. It was founded by software professionals with profound musical expertise to create mobile software solutions to teach musical instruments, starting with guitar.

The company filed a patent in 2014 for a newly developed real-time audio recognition which is the world’s first technology to give players instant and accurate feedback to their performance even for complex chords on a guitar. Uberchord continuously aims to set new standards with its one-stop shop for guitar, providing interactive trainers for songs, chords, strumming patterns, a precision tuner, chord finder and much more.

Uberchord’s ambition is always to stay one step ahead and provide the best solutions for music education in this world of mobile technology.

Key facts

Founded in
# of crazy ones in the team
10 (all)
# of countries available in
# of languages available in
# iOS developers who worked on this app
# of engineering years in Uberchord
# of Guitar chords in our Chord Finder
1 Million+ across 20 tunings
# of free guitar tunings in the app
# of nationalities working at Uberchord
# of patents pending
# of guitars destroyed in the making of Uberchord
% of care dedicated to aspiring musicians
# of happy Uberchord users
Tens of thousands

Our team

Eckart Burgwedel

Eckart has been working in software companies for many years and already co-founded two of those before starting his latest venture Uberchord. He proudly serves as CEO and product guy.

Simon Barkow Oesterreicher

Simon is a computer scientist, Uberchord’s co-founder, COO and CFO. Besides his many titles, he’s an important sparring partner for Eckart in all business matters.

Martin Polak

Martin, is our developer genius and also a co-founder. He knows everything there is to know about algorithms, programming, coding and audio signal processing. He’s an amazing mix of CTO and Chief Scientist.

Ilona Maslioukovskagia

Ilona is a co-founder, too — and our graphic designer doing an awesome job of making sure everything around Uberchord is beautiful.

Enzo Galli

Enzo is an expert guitar player and teacher with outstanding theoretical and practical skills. He is responsible for all guitar related fundamentals and didactics and functions as figurehead for Uberchord’s public relations to renowned musicians.

Jonas Schoen-Philbert

Jonas is our musical scientist. Being a professor for composition and music theory at University of Music Hannover (Germany), he helps us put all the necessary musical knowledge into code.


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