Arturia KeyLab Essentials MIDI Controllers Now Available

Arturia are proud to announce that KeyLab Essential - the latest generation of their popular KeyLab line of controller keyboards - is now shipping, and is now available at your local retailer.  

Available with either 49 or 61 keys, and including Analog Lab software suite with over 5,000 sounds, KeyLab Essential is guaranteed to inspire. With the most frequently used controls right at your fingertips, it ensures superb workflow and keeps you in the moment. KeyLab Essential features dedicated DAW controls, so you can focus on creating rather than the computer screen. It also features a great feeling keyboard, backlit performance pads, faders and rotary encoders: all the tools you need to fully take control of your productions.

Arturia Keylab Essentials 61

Arturia Keylab Essentials 61.

Each Keylab Essential also comes complete with a powerful bundle of software, including:

  • Arturia Analog Lab 2 : a collection of over 5,000 keyboard & synth presets from Arturia’s award-winning V Collection software suite.
  • Ableton Live Lite : an introduction to one of the most popular recording and performing platforms in the world.
  • UVI Grand Piano Model D : a beautifully sampled Steinway classic.

Watch the KeyLab Essential performance video:

Watch the KeyLab Essential overview video:

Combined with its highly customizable interface - including 6 dedicated user maps - KeyLab Essential features the depth of control that will keep professionals satisfied, while its ease of use will have newcomers to the music production world creating music straight out of the box. 

Price: 49-keys: €199  /  61-keys: €249



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