The new Arturia Keylab Essential 88 Mk3 Keyboard Controllers

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The new Arturia Keylab Essential 88 Mk3 Keyboard Controllers

Arturia Keylab Essential
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The mk3 88 combines the spirit of an easy-to-use DAW and MIDI controller with premium keyboard expressivity for both studio and stage use.

Adding to the 49- and 61-key models of the KeyLab Essential range, Arturia’s KeyLab Essential mk3 88 puts a semi-weighted full piano range at the fingertips of today’s sound explorers and DAW producers, offering unparalleled value.

New features for the mk3

  • 88 hybrid synth-piano feel keys
  • New creative features
  • Custom DAW integration
  • More versatile presets

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KeyLab Essential Mk3

The streamlined piano range keyboard. Expand your musical horizons with a semi-weighted 88-note keyboard that removes barriers and makes your creative life easier. From studio to stage, DAW to MIDI hardware, KeyLab

Essential 88 mk3 keeps things simple so you can focus on your music with full piano-range expressivity. Your essential ingredients for creativity, KeyLab Essential provides an array of useful & intuitive controls that’ll get the job done.

Enjoy a comfy keybed, tactile faders/encoders/pads, and thoughtful layout that’ll make sense for your setup. Enjoy a hands-on instrument experience balanced with software flexibility.

The best DAW integration.

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.

Your musical workhorse

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.

For local enquiries, visit CMI Music.