Apart from working tightly with Komplete Kontrol software, the Komplete Kontrol S49 Mk2 also integrates nicely with Ableton Live, although in a more fundamental way. Need a hip hop kit? The two high-resolution colour screens allow you to easily navigate and browse through your sounds, projects and more. If I shop around, I could probably bag a used S88 for the price of a new S61 Mk2. Is there another new feature I am missing which is a huge benefit over he Mk1? You're also buying for the future, I think? Perform expressively, browse and preview sounds, tweak parameters, sketch your ideas, then navigate and mix your project, all from one fully integrated system for studio and stage. Browsing with the screens is great, and integration with Maschine is heaven. Options are S88 or S61 Mk1 or S61 Mk2. Tag-based preset browsing has been implemented, allowing you to browse sounds quickly and even hear instant previews.
Then again, nobody knows what these updates will bring and when they will happen. Since we teach production in Ableton Live, this review will focus on using the Komplete Kontrol S49 Mk2 using Live 10. Essential parameters like envelope controls and filter cutoffs load instantly and are displayed across the two color displays, intuitively divided into pages. I have just sold a Roland A88 and a Roland A50 to seriously downsize my setup. Tax Policies European Union 20. You should get an instant answer on whether your application has been successful, though in some rare cases V12 may need to look at the application in more detail.
Finding the right sound amongst a sprawling sound library can be difficult, not to mention time consuming. Confident that it will, though. I will defintely be upgrading to the full Komplete 12 in the future. Perform expressively, browse and preview sounds, tweak parameters, sketch your ideas, then navigate and mix your project — all from one fully integrated centerpiece for studio and stage. Now you can get one of the world's leading. I would highly recommend this product to anyone wanting to have a much easier workflow when selection and auditioning sounds.
In 1986 we moved to a full product offering and 64-page catalog, which over the years has grown to 162 pages. My son is re-tracking many of the instruments on his almost complete second album! Essentials is also part of the software package, giving you drum sounds from the esteemed Maschine library as well as the full Maschine beatmaking app. It also features an arpeggiator, integrated scale mapping, single key chords, and more. The intuitive layout provides you with everything you need right at your fingertips. The early days were a time where catalogs didn't have much of a presence in the industry, but what began as a college dorm room operation grew rapidly.
If a product is listed at an incorrect price due to such errors or because of inaccurate information received from a supplier, American Musical Supply shall have the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed, whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. The keybed of the keyboard is made by Fatar and offers semi-weighted keys with aftertouch. This enhanced warranty is in addition to the standard Gear4music and manufacturer warranty policies, and the Gear4music terms and conditions of trade. To negotiate shipping rates to other locations, please send me a message. Ableton Live 10 Lite is included with the keyboard, so you can start producing right out of the box. I enjoy playing keys on the S61.
If you really like what you hear, just tag it as a Favorite for instant access next time. Find Your Sounds Faster Finding the right sound amongst a sprawling sound library can be difficult, not to mention time consuming. Native Instruments have just released a software update for our favorite beat-making device Maschine. Note: Advanced integration with Cubase and Nuendo will be available via a free update in late 2017. Some items are only eligible for money back guarantee if they are returned to us unused and sealed in the original packaging, and in the case of software, unregistered. We currently have this product in stock and available for dispatch.
The majority of my production work has me scouring and scrolling through multiple tracks in Logic Pro X and Pro Tools 12. Any help would be fantastic. I love the feel of the keys, and have two large screens is great from navigating the software without needing to look at the monitor. Now Native Instruments has integrated the Maschine Studio with the Komplete Keyboards to make an easy and intuitive workflow for production. New in version 2 are dual high-resolution color screens for browsing, tweaking, mixing and more. We've recently unboxed the new S49 Keyboard and our review is coming soon.
You press the Mixer button on the right side of the keyboard, and this shows the mixer on both displays. Allegedly, these images were leaked earlier today by a news outlet, and promptly taken down. You can adjust the volume of either tracks or returns by turning the knobs underneath them, and you can use the buttons at the top of the displays to select tracks or returns. Another really neat new feature is the addition of Previews. Stay-on key, with notes of the currently selected scale or mode lit on the Light Guide.
Worked great with maschine and being able to utilize the chord mode was a little wierd to figure out. If your goods develop a fault within the warranty period, we will quickly repair or replace the item for you, and if we are unable to do this we will offer you a refund. The designers have been careful to keep the centre-to-centre distance between pads the same as previous versions, filling in the gaps between them, so as not to throw off finger drummers. The controller also features a 4-directional push encoder for easy sound browsing and navigation through projects. They have just the right amount of weight and give, without fully committing to a fully weighted profile like its big brother the S88. Hint: Make sure the Kontrol-S is configured correctly.
I am looking to buy a single Kontrol S to replace both. Thank you all for a great customer service experience! Another very notable, though less visible, addition to the Maschine is full audio interface capabilities. The photos certainly look believable, and if they happen to be showing truth, then fans of these products will be thrilled. Hi, Now the Kontrol Mk2 has been around for a while, would the opinion be that it is a huge improvement on the Mk1? Pro Performance Stay-on key, with notes of the currently selected scale or mode lit on the Light Guide. Immersive Visual Feedback See everything you need, when you need it, where you need it: Two high-res color screens provide essential information on sounds and projects, backlit function buttons vary in color and intensity to indicate their state, and the precision Light Guide pinpoints the location of sounds, key zones, switches, scales, and more.