Alesis Vortex Wireless Keytar
Alesis Vortex Wireless Keytar Overview by GAK
The Alesis Vortex Wireless Keytar is a stylish MIDI instrument for the modern performer. The musician is in full control of both the keytar and the show with the Alesis Vortex, thanks to it's wireless capabilities. This means the performer can travel around the stage without the worry of tripping over any wires. The wireless feature of the Alesis Vortex Keytar works by transmitting MIDI signals via a wireless USB connection. The Alesis Vortex Wireless Keytar has a number of great features including: 37 velocity-sensative keys, 8 velocity-sensitive trigger/drum pads & even comes with Ableton Live Lite 8 Alesis Edition.
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- In addition to 37 velocity sensitive keys with aftertouch-the keyboard features an assignable accelerometer (tilt-sensor) in the neck that can translate gestures into additional controls-adding vibrato when the neck is pulled up, for example. For additional control, Vortex Wireless provides 8 drum/trigger pads, 3 assignable knobs, a multi- mode ribbon controller, pitch bend wheel, and a volume slider.
- Plugging the included USB receiver dongle into any MAC or PC establishes a live USB/MIDI link with the Vortex Wireless. There is also a standard MIDI output (5-pin) mounted in the Vortex Wireless for connecting to other MIDI-enabled equipment, such as a favorite hardware synthesizer. Vortex Wireless can run on batteries, USB bus power, or can be powered using an optional AC adaptor. Each Vortex Wireless also includes a USB cable with extension for the USB receiver dongle and 4 x AA batteries, so users can begin playing right away.
- In addition, the Vyzex Vortex Patch Editor Software is also provided, making it easy to create, edit, and backup patches to your computer. Ableton Live Lite 8 Alesis Edition is also included.
- Combines expressive control with onstage mobility
- 37 velocity-sensitive keys with aftertouch
- 8 velocity-sensitive trigger/drum pads
- USB dongle creates a wireless connection to any Mac/PC
- Volume slider, pitch wheel, ribbon controller, sustain pedal jack
- USB, battery, or external power; USB MIDI 5-pin MIDI outputs
- Includes SONiVOX Vortex I DVI and AbletonTM Live Lite Alesis Edition