Essential 88 is a lightweight, space-saving 88-note controller keyboard with
Arturia’s Analog Lab virtual instrument included. Express your musical ideas,
take command of your studio, and perform like you’ve always dreamed.
8 pads, 9
rotaries, 9 faders, and an expressive keyboard with velocity and aftertouch.
Every aspect of KeyLab Essential has been carefully chosen to give you the best
possible experience when creating and performing. From the responsive keys to
the intelligently assigned knobs and faders, you’ll feel like everything you
touch turns to gold. KeyLab Essential makes navigating inside your recording
software a breeze thanks to the dedicated DAW Command Center, and makes
browsing your presets an exciting and inspiring experience. The keys are full
piano-sized, designed to have a light action to avoid fatigue on your fingers
Out, and sustain input allows for all the connectivity you’ve ever wanted.
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 control over Analog Lab, KeyLab Essential
is a universal MIDI controller, meaning you can use it with any third-party
instruments or software. If you’re just starting out on your musical journey,
don’t worry, 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.
Essential is the result of years of research, with the express aim of
streamlining your creative process, giving you more time to express yourself
through music. When paired with Analog Lab software, KeyLab Essential becomes a
whole new animal. Every one of the 6,000+ presets intelligently map with
KeyLab’s faders, knobs, and pads to give you instant, inspiring access to some
of the most iconic, legendary keyboard sounds ever heard.
from every instrument contained within the Arturia V Collection, Analog Lab is
like being given the keys to your very own keyboard museum, packed with the
iconic analog monosynths, illustrious and exotic pianos, classic organs,
digital workstations, and much more. Each one of the many thousands of presets
has forged by some of the world’s finest sound designers, and catalogued in a
clever, tag-based archive. Finding the perfect sound for your song has never
been easier. KeyLab Essential 88 has the iconic keyboard sounds you need to
take your music to the next level. Analog Lab gives you VIP access to the most
coveted keyboards ever created, brought back to life by Arturia’s exclusive
True Analog Emulation™ technology.
sure you have all you need, we’ve also included Ableton Live Lite and UVI Grand
Piano Model D. Great feeling keyboard, a huge collection of sounds. It’s time
to make music.
– 88 light
piano-style keys with velocity and aftertouch
encoder, 9 rotary knobs, 9 30mm faders, 13 control switches
as a universal MIDI controller
Mackie / HUI control compatibility
– MIDI Out
transport buttons, 4 command buttons
– Mod &
pitch bend wheel
– 8 touch
and pressure-sensitive pads.
LCD screen displays preset names and parameter info
Analog Lab integration: Select sounds, browse presets, switch parts,
Analog Lab with over 6,500 synth sounds
Intelligent, tag-based sound navigation with Analog Lab: search by type and
instrument, or by sonic characteristics like “aggressive” or “evolving”
Ableton Live Lite for recording your performances
UVI Grand Piano Model D for additional acoustic piano sounds
– Product size: 1260*260.6*63 mm
– weight: 8.48 kg