Arturia KeyLab Essential 61 Universal MIDI Controller and Software


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The Arturia KeyLab Essential 61 Universal MIDI Controller in WHITE is a professional MIDI keyboard controller that combines a sleek white design with powerful features. With its 61 velocity-sensitive keys, intuitive controls, and extensive software integration, this controller provides a versatile and expressive playing experience. Whether you’re a musician, producer, or performer, the KEYLAB 61 Essential WHITE offers the tools you need to bring your music to life.


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Arturia KeyLab Essential 61 Universal MIDI Controller

and Software

Arturia KeyLab Essential 61 Universal MIDI Controller and Software


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.

Make music – your way
Never been fan of menu excavations and setting headaches? We think the same.

That’s why we’ve created KeyLab Essential: to make the technical stuff as simple as possible.

It’s easy to let your concentration drift and your inspiration slip when you spend hours on tedious tasks. KeyLab Essential is the result of careful research, with the aim of streamlining your creative process, giving you more time to express yourself through music. With the KeyLab Essential on your desk and its comprehensive set of music software loaded in your computer, the only required step to start experimenting, composing and recording is sitting in front of them.

Once you’ve experienced the creative workflow of KeyLab Essential, you’ll wonder how you ever made music without it.

In tune with your studio – The Arturia KeyLab Essential 61 Universal MIDI Controller

Geared for maximum compatibility, KeyLab Essential gives you unadulterated control of your digital world, seamlessly integrating with virtual instruments and DAW software.

KeyLab Essential is packed with clever controls that help you make swift work of everyday tasks within your recording software. Play your track, jog forwards and back, save, toggle your metronome and loop, record, and punch in on the fly. This functionality keeps your hands on the controller and your mind in the music. As well as offering ultimate integration with Analog Lab, KeyLab Essential is a universal MIDI controller, compatible with any third-party instruments or software. KeyLab Essential also comes with Ableton Live Lite so you can start recording, editing, and releasing your music with one of the most popular music platforms on the planet.

Whether you’re a total newcomer to the world of recording, or a seasoned pro who’s set in their ways, KeyLab Essential has the potential to revolutionize your creative process.

Arturia KeyLab Essential 61 Universal MIDI Controller Special

For a limited time, purchase a MiniLab MkII, KeyLab Essential, or KeyLab MkII controller, and get 3 best-selling Arturia plugins for free! There’s never been a better time to Enter the Lab. Iconic sounds and time-tested music production classics could be yours today – don’t miss out on this limited time offer, running till December 31st 2021!

Arturia is pleased to announce the new THREE PLUS LAB CONTROLLER promotion, giving away THREE free software titles (Valued at $400) in addition to the already loaded software bundle that comes with your new midi keyboard controller!!

Here’s what you will get with your Arturia KeyLab Essential 61 Universal MIDI Controller

Mini V: Yes! The phattest bass, the “lead-ist” leads made famous by every great keyboard player in rock and jazz. The iconic Mini recreated in software can not only stay in tune now, but it can be mono like the original AND with a simple switch turn into a polyphonic monster

Stage-73 V2: Why did Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock, and Jan Hammer, hit the RHODEs literality with countless hit records. Because of the stunning sound. And that sound is perfectly recreated at your fingertips with the Stage -73 V2 DSP virtual instrument.

Rev PLATE-140: Arturia has brought back to life this retro studio standard, perfect for adding depth & space to just about anything.

Arturia KeyLab Essential 61 Universal MIDI Controller Features:

  • 61 Velocity-Sensitive Keys: The 61 full-size, velocity-sensitive keys provide a natural and expressive playing experience, allowing for dynamic control over your virtual instruments and software.
  • Extensive Software Integration: The KEYLAB 61 Essential WHITE comes bundled with the Arturia Analog Lab software, giving you access to over 6,000 sounds from Arturia’s acclaimed V Collection. This comprehensive library covers a wide range of instruments and genres, providing endless creative possibilities.
  • Smart Controls: The controller features eight backlit performance pads, nine assignable faders, nine rotary encoders, and transport controls. These intuitive controls allow for hands-on manipulation of software parameters, enabling you to shape your sounds and performances with precision.
  • DAW Integration: The KEYLAB 61 Essential WHITE seamlessly integrates with major digital audio workstations (DAWs) such as Ableton Live, Logic Pro, and Cubase. The controller’s deep integration ensures seamless control over your software, streamlining your workflow and enhancing your productivity.
  • Expression and Performance Features: The pitch bend and modulation wheels offer expressive control over your playing, while the velocity-sensitive pads enable you to trigger drum sounds, samples, and other performance elements. Additionally, the included sustain pedal input allows for enhanced expression and realism.
  • Durable Build Quality: The KEYLAB 61 Essential WHITE is built to withstand the demands of both studio and live performances. Its rugged construction ensures reliability and durability, providing peace of mind during intense music-making sessions and on-stage performances.
  • Stylish Design: The sleek white finish of the controller exudes elegance and sophistication. It not only looks visually appealing but also adds a touch of class to your music setup.

Get in on the action with the Arturia KeyLab Essential 61 Universal MIDI Controller!

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Main Features
Software Specifications:
Includes Analog Lab software with 6000 synth sounds
Includes Ableton Live Lite
Includes UVI Grand Piano model D
Hardware Specifications:
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 integration:
Select sounds, browse presets, switch parts, smart-assigned controls.
Standalone or plug-in operation: VST, VST3, AU, AAX.
Over 6,000 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 *
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