Whether you're a beginner producer or an experienced music maker looking for a refreshed setup, KeyLab Essential distils everything you want in a controller into a simple, fun, expressive keyboard for production and performance. Enjoy comfy keybeds, tactile DAW-integrated controls, and thoughtful layout that simply makes your creative life easier.
Get creative right out the box with KeyLab Essential’s custom DAW scripts, bringing pre-mapped controls into your workflow with any major DAW. Not only that, but the KeyLab Essential controls work seamlessly with Analog Lab V, the included sound anthology plugin, letting you freely explore thousands of sounds old and new.
For when you want to get experimental, find a new sound, or just need a bit of extra inspiration, KeyLab Essential has a few tricks up its sleeve. Create fun ever-changing melodies with the Arpeggiator, weave rich chord voicings with Chord play, and always stay in key thanks to Scale mode.
- Next-level Integration!
Custom DAW scripts (Ableton Live Lite, Logic Pro, FL Studio, Cubase, Bitwig Studio).
Seamless communication with Arturia Softwarr and user programs.
- Music Out Of The Box-
Plug-and-play with a huge software bundle, register your product with Arturia to receive free tips, tutorials and bonus content.
- Creative features-
With a scale mode, arpeggiator and chord play button mode, no writers block will be able to stand in the way of you and your creativity!
- Keybed: 49 key Velocity-sensitive with hybrid synth-piano feel
1x clickable encoder
9x faders (30mm)
6 Transport switches
4 Command switches
1x Modulation Wheel
1x Pitch bend wheel
8x Touch & pressure sensitive pads
1x MIDI Out (5pin Din)
1x Sustain Pedal (1/4” Jack)
1x Analog Lab V (With 2000 synth & keyboard sounds)
1x Ableton Live Lite
1x UVI Model D & Native Instruments The Gentleman Piano
1x Loopcloud Subscription
1x Melodics Subscription