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      AKAI MPK61

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      A Plethora of Controls

      Versatility is key with the Akai MPK61 controller keyboard. From MPC pads and controls to a range of controller knobs and sliders, the MPK61 is the perfect partner for any DAW and an essential song production tool. The keyboard offers a split mode allowing 2 different sounds to be played together.

      Great Feel

      The MPK61 has 61 full size semi-weighted touch sensitive keys with aftertouch. The keyboard has a high quality feel perfect for triggering your VST and au instruments.

      MPC Features

      The MPC devices are renowned in the pro-music world and amongst producers and DJ's alike. Akai have incorporated MPC technology into the MPK61 for the ultimate in control options. 16 velocity and pressure sensitive pads are laid out for triggering drums or whatever you like and work in combination with the other incorporated MPC features. MPC Note Repeat and MPC note swing will give you the creative edge for your song inspiration.

      Huge Array of Controls

      with no skimping on features, the Akai MPK61 houses 24 controller knobs and dials, all assignable to your desire. These controls are perfect for mixing controls and more making production fast and easy when mastering your tunes. Full transport controls are also on the top panel for fast DAW control.

      Software Included

      To top off the MPK61 Akai supply a free copy of Ableton Live Lite. Ableton is a powerful song creation DAW capable of blending all your ideas, instruments and editing all into one user friendly interface.

      Main Product Features:

      • Number of Keys: 61 + 16 x 4 banks of drum pads
      • Type of action: Semi-weighted
      • Aftertouch (Channel)
      • Computer Interface: USB/MIDI
      • Displays: Custom LCD
      • Footswitchable Patch Changes: yes
      • Number of Independent MIDI Ins/Outs: 1
      • Programmable Continuous Footpedals: 1
      • Programmable Footswitches: 1
      • Programmable controllers: MMC, MIDI START/STOP, MIDI CC
      • System Real-Time Controls: MMC, MIDI START/STOP, MIDI CC
      • Dimensions: 36\"x11.25\"x2.5\" (WxDxH)
      • Weight: 27.99 lbs shipping weight, 17.2 lbs keyboard only
      System Requirements:
      • Macintosh: 1.25 GHz G4/G5 or faster (Intel Mac recommended), 1 GB RAM (2 GB recommended), Mac OS X 10.4.11 (10.5 or later recommended)
      • Windows: 1.5 GHz Pentium 4 or Celeron compatible CPU or faster (multicore CPU recommended), 1 GB RAM (2 GB recommended), Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP, Windows compatible sound card (ASIO driver support recommended), QuickTime recommended
      Established in 1983 A&C Hamilton Musical Instruments maintains a healthy balance of traditional business values with a keen sense for new business ideas. Getting new customers and keeping existing customers are equally important to us. As the internet has changed all our lives we continue to grow from strength to strength applying the tried and trusted methods of traditional retail sales to this new world of internet sales and store sales. The world is a smaller place but we are all still individuals within it. It is so much more fun selling to some one you can have a chat with, either email phone or in the shop than just sending boxes via couriers. Our company has a solid financial basis to trade and all premises are owned in full by the directors.

      Our Music Shop is on the outskirts of Preston with forecourt parking for 8 cars. Our closest town is Blackpool and nearby is Lytham St Annes. Blackburn and Southport are close by. Lancaster, Morecambe, Wigan, Burnley, Ormskirk, Bolton, Leigh, Accrington are also near me. Manchester Liverpool and Cumbria are around an hour away.

      Our Address is : A&C Hamilton Musical Instruments 946-950 Blackpool Road Lea Preston Lancashire PR2 1XN

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