Keystation 61es

61-Key Semi-Weighted USB MIDI Controller

The Keystation 61es is a 61-note USB keyboard with velocity-sensitive, semi-weighted keys that is designed to easily integrate in any computer music environment. Class-compliancy with Mac OS X, Windows XP, and Vista (32 bit) delivers true plug-and-play setup. The Keystation 61es is also compatible with many music education and music creation software titles, making it ideal for classrooms and studios alike. More advanced users can control software synths, external sound devices, and more with the assignable slider, and pitch and mod wheels. This sleek, compact keyboard is USB bus-powered and requires no external power supply.

Features

  • 61-key, velocity-sensitive, semi-weighted action
  • Assignable modulation wheel for vibrato and filter effects
  • Pitch bend wheel for expressive performances
  • Octave and transpose buttons to change the note range and key
  • MIDI output routes the USB MIDI computer data to MIDI devices
  • Assignable volume slider
  • Sustain pedal jack (pedal sold separately)
  • On/off switch
  • Includes Ableton Live Lite
  • Includes Ignite music creation software

Specifications

  • Size: 39"(L) x 9-3/8"(H) x 3-5/8"(D)
  • Weight: 11 lbs

Requirements

  • Compatibility
    • MME
    • Mac OS X Core MIDI

  • Minimum System Requirements (PC)
    • Windows 98SE / Me / 2000 (SP4) / XP (SP2)* / Windows Vista 32 , 64bit (SP2) / Win7 32, 64bit / Windows 10

  • * Home and Professional Edition only. Windows Media Center Edition is not supported.
  • ** M-Audio suggests you also check the minimum system requirements for your software, as they may be greater than the above.
  • Minimum System Requirements (Mac)
    • OS 9.2.2 with OMS 2.3.8 (included)
    • OS X 10.1.5, 10.2.8, 10.3.6, 10.4, 10.5.1

  • * Native USB port required; G3/G4 accelerator cards not supported