Melody keys, rhythm pads, and controllers for mixing. Behind its black dress and 61 velocity and aftertouch sensitive semi-weighted keyboard, the MPK261 offers all kinds of controls. Among which 16 pads with color backlight also sensitive to velocity and pressure, 8 faders, 8 faders and 8 backlit buttons organized in 3 layers for a total of 24 x 3 controllers freely assignable to Midi controls or plug-in parameters. virtual instruments of his choice. Also on hand are the classic modulation and pitchbend knobs, as well as a directional pad and LCD display to facilitate general settings and Midi assignments. Simple access and universal. The MPK261 is a universal Midi keyboard and controller with which you can easily recall the already built-in configuration memories for the main existing music production software or to memorize your own assignments thanks to the 30 memory slots available and modifiable by the user. To facilitate the integration of MPK with your favorite software, it has dedicated transport keys but also functions directly from the brand's famous MPCs such as Note repeat, Full level and 16 level, as well as the selection of 4 banks of 16 pads A, B, C or D and the activation of the built-in arpeggiator. With or without a computer. The MPK261 has a USB / Midi connection which, in addition to providing the connection and exchange of Midi information, allows its power directly via the USB cable. At the back, there are two inputs dedicated to expression pedals and sustain but also a MIDI input and output on Din 5-pin connector for the use of synthesizers or external sound modules. It is also possible to connect a power supply (optional) to use the MPK261 without a computer and therefore without a USB connection. A complete software offer to start. Whether you simply want a complete master keyboard to expand your current setup or decide to get into the world of computer-aided music, the MPK261 is the perfect companion. Indeed, accompanied by a complete software package for music production, with Ableton Live Lite, and MPC Essentials, the powerful VIP3 plugin manager, as well as the virtual instrument plug-ins Hybrid3 from Air Music Tech and Twist 2 from Sonivox , the MPK261 gives you everything you need to explore the world of computer music. Look no further, you have found your next keyboard!
Brand reference number:KAP MPK261