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MASTERKEY 49

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The Masterkey 49 USB MIDI controller keyboard opens the gate to computer music creation. Whatever your style of music, it delivers the control you need to unlock your creativity.

Express yourself on the 49 velocity sensitive keys, playing and recording in to any standard MIDI software program or the included Presonus Studio One Artist. The compact design fits perfectly on a computer desk and it's easy to move when not in use.

Real-time controls such as the four knobs and the fader can be used to control instrument or mix parameters, even while you play. Professional-style pitch bend and modulation wheels allow you to add further articulation. The 3-digit LED display provides navigational feedback so it's quick and easy to find the right menus for changing MIDI channels, sending out program changes, transposing or programming the real time controls. And if 49 keys are not enough, press the octave up and down buttons to shift the keyboard range up or down instantly.

Installation is straightforward, too. Simply plug Masterkey 49 into a USB port on your computer and the operating system will do the rest. Masterkey 49 is USB class-compliant, which means that no driver is needed for supported operating systems.

Masterkey 49 main features:
- 49 note, velocity sensitive, synth-style keyboard
- Pitch bend and modulation wheels (assignable)
- 1 assignable fader
- 4 assignable knobs for real time control
- 3-character red LED segment display
- 1 sustain foot switch input jack, type-sensing (foot switch not included)
- Quick-toggle between real-time functions Octave, Transpose, Program Change and MIDI Channel
- Advanced MIDI functions
- USB class-compliant. No driver needed
- Includes Presonus Studio One Artist
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Closest StoreKanata Ontario
This is a no frills MIDI keyboard. The action is nice, it works great. You can't beat it for the price. It's build decently too. I find the volume slide a tad wonky but it's not a complaint given the price. Overall value is high. It places really nicely for a electronic keyboard too. Very consistent, notes play when / where you expect them, etc. Pretty light keys
Posted by Paulh on Mar 30, 2016
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I've had this for a little over two years in a home studio environment. It is, IMO, miles better than what I had been using, which was an M-Audio 49-key controller. The keys, while not weighted (which is impossible in this price range) are very responsive, consistent, and feel amazing. The controls work fine. The keyboard has lasted very well, and shows no signs of failure. Great value, absolutely would recommend. If it was lost or stolen, I'd buy another one the next day.
Posted by Isaac on Feb 1, 2016
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Works great. Its perfect for anyone wanting to learn how to play or just wanting to benefit from having some keys in their studio. Ive only had it a day and only time will tell if its craftsmanship is good or bad. But as for a first impression i am very happy i purchased it.
Posted by anonymous on Jan 30, 2015
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amazing
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