Arturia – KeyLab Essentials

Arturia has announced two new Keyboards in it’s ever growing range of musician tools, Keylab Essential 49 and 61. With everything you need to express your musical ideas, take command of your studio, and perform like you’ve always dreamed, KeyLab Essential is an intuitive, powerful, carefully crafted controller keyboard that’s easy to master.

KeyLab Essential gives you everything you need to start creating, performing, tweaking, editing, and releasing your music: a keyboard to perfect your part; a virtual studio to record your ideas; a vast array of sounds to fire your creativity; and controls to fine-tune your sound. Arturia live at the forefront of music tech world, and we have created the KeyLab Essential to strike the perfect balance between powerful features, incredible sounds, durable construction, and inspiring design, all at an irresistibly affordable price tag.

Essential by name, essential by nature. This KeyLab is about to redefine the focal point of your studio.

Analog Lab 2 included

Imagine conveniently having all the keyboard and synth sounds you need for a gig or session all in one place on your computer. No racks. No stacks.

Analog Lab 2 gives you streamlined tag-based access to 5000+ of the hottest presets from our award-winning V Collection of 17 faithfully modeled legendary classic keyboards — including combinations and effects. Each preset automatically maps the most important sound parameters to your KeyLab Essential for intuitive tweaking and performance control, and you can easily custom map to any controllers via the MIDI Learn feature. You can even save the presets you need for a gig into a playlist to step through during your sets.

The fiery leads, voluptuous pads, vivid sequences and abyssal basses of Analog Lab 2 will let you discover the keyboard addict that is within you.

 

 

Main Features

    • Software Specifications:
      • Includes Analog Lab software with 5000 synth sounds
      • Includes Ableton Live Lite
      • Includes UVI Grand Piano model D
    • Hardware Specifications:
      • 49/61 keys with velocity
      • Controllers: 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 5,000 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 Digital Audio Workstation: Pro Tools, Logic Pro X, FL Studio, Bitwig, Cubase, Ableton Live, Digital Performer, Studio One *

 

For more information on Keylab Essentials and all Arturia products, please visit www.arturia.com