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Arturia Keylab Essential 49

Original price £209.00
Original price £209.00 - Original price £209.00
Original price £209.00
Current price £189.00
£189.00 - £189.00
Current price £189.00

Building on the success of their Keylab range of keyboards, Arturia return with the more affordable 'Essential' version of the controller, available with either 49 or 61 velocity sensitive keys. The included eight RGB backlit performance pads are perfect for triggering samples and if you're looking to add automation into your music the nine faders and nine rotaries should be more than enough to get you on your way. The controllers DAW mappings setting makes it easy to map to your favourite DAW. Included withe the Keylab Essential is Arturia's Analog Lab 2 software which features more than 5000 sounds taken from Arturia's many virtual instruments. You will also get a copy of Ableton Live Lite and UVI Grand Piano bundled with the controller.


Building on the success of their Keylab range of keyboards, Arturia return with the more affordable 'Essential' version of the controller, available with either 49 or 61 velocity sensitive keys. The included eight RGB backlit performance pads are perfect for triggering samples and if you're looking to add automation into your music the nine faders and nine rotaries should be more than enough to get you on your way. The controllers DAW mappings setting makes it easy to map to your favourite DAW. Included withe the Keylab Essential is Arturia's Analog Lab 2 software which features more than 5000 sounds taken from Arturia's many virtual instruments. You will also get a copy of Ableton Live Lite and UVI Grand Piano bundled with the controller.

  • Performance Controls: Bend notes, modulate sounds and transpose your keyboard by semitones or full octaves
  • Chord Play: Quickly create full arrangements with the intelligent chord feature
  • MIDI Channel Select: Dedicated control for changing MIDI channels
  • Performance Pads: Dual-purpose dynamic and back-lit pads
  • DAW Command Center: MCU/HUI provides excellent control of your recording software
  • Screen & Analog Lab Remote: Twin-line LCD screen allows you to read the info you require or browse Analog Lab presets directly from the keyboard
  • Pre-Mapped Knobs & Faders: Enables you to adjust the panning and level of tracks within your DAW, along with other essential parameters in the Arturia virtual instruments
  • 49-Note Keyboard: Durable, velocity-sensitive keys allow you to capture every nuance and detail of your performance
  • MIDI Out: Control any MIDI-compatible external hardware
  • Sustain Pedal Input: Pedal input with invertable polarity to comply with all types of pedals
  • USB Connectivity: Bus-powered and class-compliant
  • Optional DC Power: Can be powered without the need to connect to a computer

Features

  • 49-note velocity sensitive keyboard with pitch bend & modulation wheels
  • Comprehensive music software bundle included, with Analog Lab for 5000+ playable vintage synth and keyboard sounds.
  • 8 RGB back-lit, multi-purpose performance pads, 9 faders & rotary encoders
  • MCU / HUI comprehensive DAW integration
  • DAW Command Center & transport section
  • 6 fully-customizable user memories, Twin-line LCD Screen with backlit illumination
  • “Chord play” mode
  • Optional sustain pedal and DC power supply compatibility
  • Class-compliant USB, enabling use with iOS and Android devices

Specifications

  • Software Specifications
    • Includes Analog Lab software with 5000 synth sounds
    • Includes Ableton Live Lite
    • Includes UVI Grand Piano Model D
  • Hardware Specifications
    • 49 velocity-sensitive keys
    • Controls:
      • 1 clickable encoder
      • 9 encoders
      • 9 30mm faders
      • 6 transport switches
      • 4 command switches
      • 1 modulation wheel
      • 1 pitch bend wheel
      • 8 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 2 Integration
    • Select sounds, browse presets, switch parts, smart-assigned controls
    • Standalone or plug-in operation:
      • VST
      • VST3
      • AU
      • AAX
    • Over 5000 TAE powered preset sounds from Arturia's award-winning V Collection
  • Ableton Live 9 Lite
    • Record, layer, and edit your sounds
  • UVI Grand Piano Model D
    • Sample-based software recreation of the classic Steinway grand piano
  • Compatible With All Major DAWs
    • Pro Tools
    • Logic Pro X
    • Fl Studio
    • Bitwig
    • Cubase
    • Ableton Live
    • Digital Performer
    • Studio One

Promotion!

Anyone who registers a Keylab Essential, Keylab MKII or MiniLab MKII will qualify for three of Arturia's best software titles absolutely FREE.

All you need to do is register your unit before 31/12/21.

The free titles included are:

  • Mini V - a virtual creation of the iconic MiniMoog Model D
  • Stage 73 V - a gorgeous emulation of a classic Rhodes Piano
  • REV Plate 140 V - a stunning recreation of the legendary EMT 140 plate reverb

Coupled with the already included software packages, these controllers now offer even better value for money, a flawlessly integrated user experience and 1000's of sounds right out of the box.

BUT THAT'S NOT ALL!

To supplement this promotion and as an extra incentive, we're very happy to be able offer 1 x V Collection 8 Download Code for free, which is fully resalable (worth £499 at RRP) for each batch of 10 x Lab units ordered.

Mixed quantities and models apply!

Please note free V Collection 8 codes cannot be claimed retrospectively!