M Audio Code 61 Midi Keyboard (Black)
M Audio Product Overview
The Code 61 is a 61 semi-weighted key keyboard that combines the best features of a keyboard with a Midi Controller to combine a fully comprehensive MIDI controller keyboard. Combining a remarkably smooth-feeling keyboard with a complete set of features to create a controller-keyboard with professional level value and full MIDI 5 Pin interface for use with outboard gear.
The M-Audio Code 25 features comprehensive controls that map to any popular DAW's such as Ableton LIVE, Apple, Garage Band and Steinberg Cubase. With 16 velocity-sensitive backlit pads, assignable pitch & mod wheels, knobs, faders and buttons, the Code 61 is powered by USB, making it highly portable and easy to use. In addition, a comprehensive software package is included: 'Ableton Live Lite, AIR Music Technology Loom and Hybrid 3' ensures the artist has unrestricted access to the best creative tools.
Introducing VIP 3.0Experience expanded control of your VST instrument and effect collection with CODE 61 and VIP3.0 (Free Download Included). VIP3.0 provides you with unparalleled access to your virtual instrument and effect collection, seamlessly integrating the hardware / software experience and grants the unrestricted freedom to create in a user-friendly, intuitive format. The combination of VIP and CODE 61 maximizes workflow and ensures a playing experience that feels natural and enhances creativity – the natural, tactile feel of hardware fused with the unrivalled processing capability of virtual Instruments.
Quickly find sounds based on instrument type, timbre, style or articulation from your entire VST library; sculpt immersive, expressive sounds and textures layering up to 8 separate instruments and patches per VIP instance; load up to 4 different VST effects per instrument channel to sculpt the perfect sound; put power into your performance with Pad Chord Progressions and user-friendly Key Control processors; and much more. From live performance to studio production, VIP’s user-friendly functionality coupled with a diverse feature set guarantees simple, seamless integration into your existing setup and provides the ultimate platform for unrestricted creative expression.
- Full-size, velocity-sensitive keys with aftertouch and four assignable zones for splits and layering
- - Fully assignable XY pad for HID control and a unique way for controlling multiple parameters in virtual instruments
- - 16 fully assignable velocity-sensitive trigger pads for beat production, clip launching, and more
- - Fully-assignable 360 encoders for manipulating your DAW, virtual instruments and plugins
- - Fully-assignable faders lets you control your DAW, virtual instruments and plugins
- - Fully-assignable buttons lets you assign keyboard hotkey and MIDI messages for controlling your DAW and Virtual Instruments
- - Mackie/HUI transport control enables a simple setup with the most popular DAWs
- - LCD provides instant parameter feedback
- - Sustain and Volume pedal input for further creative control
- - USB-powered with 5 pin MIDI in and out allows for sending MIDI from PC sequencers to your favourite analog synth
- - Includes Ableton Live Lite
- - Includes Hybrid 3.0 and Loom by AIR Music Technology
- Includes VIP3.0 -the ground-breaking, award-winning music software platform that provides musicians and composers with a powerful hands-on control solution for their virtual instrument and virtual effect collection.