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Arturia KeyLab Essential 61 - Universal MIDI Controller and Software (Black Edition)
Arturia KeyLab Essential 61 - Universal MIDI Controller and Software (Black Edition)

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Our Price: $249.00


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The black Arturia KeyLab 61 Essential is a universal MIDI controller and software package that includes 61 velocity-sensitive keys, a clickable encoder, 9 additional encoders, 9 sliders, 8 touch and pressure sensitive pads, 6 transport control switches, 4 command switches, a modulation wheel, and a pitch-bend wheel. The system is designed to provide 1:1 control of the included Analog Lab 2 synth software, Ableton Live Lite, and UVI Grand Piano Model D software, as well as any MIDI controllable plug-in or DAW. It can be customized to other software using the downloadable MIDI Control Center software. What's more, the KeyLab Essential utilizes MCU and HUI protocols for its DAW command center, which offers seamless control well beyond standard MIDI, allowing you to control your DAW software on any platform. The controller is a Class-Compliant USB device, what works straight out of the box with Mac, Windows, iOS, and Android devices.

Software Specifications:
  • Includes Analog Lab software with over 6000 synth sounds
  • Includes Ableton Live Lite
  • Includes UVI Grand Piano Model D
Hardware Specifications:
  • 61 keys with velocity
  • 1 x clickable encoder
  • 9 x encoders
  • 9 x 30mm faders
  • 6 x transport switches
  • 4 x command switches
  • 1 x modulation wheel
  • 1 x pitch bend wheel
  • 8 x touch and pressure-sensitive pads
  • Connectivity: MIDI out, USB, sustain pedal
  • Functions as a universal MIDI controller
  • Twin-line LCD screen
  • MCU/HUI control compatibility
  • Chord Play mode
Perfect Analog Lab integration:
  • Select sounds, browse presets, switch parts, smart-assigned controls
  • Standalone or plug-in (VST, VST3, AU, AAX)
  • Over 6000 TAE powered preset sounds from Arturia's award-winning V Collection
  • Ableton Live 9 Lite: Record, layer, and edit your sounds to create a finished song
  • UVI Grand Piano Model D: Sample-based software recreation of Steinway classic
  • Compatible with all major DAWs: Pro Tools, Logic Pro X, FL Studio, Bitwig, Cubase, Ableton Live, Digital Performer, Studio One