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M-Audio Axiom AIR 61 USB MIDI Keyboard Controller, 61-Key

With 61 semi-weighted keys, 12 velocity-sensitive drum pads, and knobs and faders that map to your DAW, this MIDI controller is made for serious production. Rate and review this product
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Control Your Software Synths with This Expressive Keyboard!

The M-Audio Axiom AIR 61 keyboard controller puts 61 semi-weighted keys and a wide spread of trigger pads, encoders, and faders at your fingertips, giving you many ways to translate your musical ideas into fully produced tracks. In addition to hands-on controls, the Axiom AIR 61 comes with Ignite by AIR music creation software, so you can create and share music right out of the box. With this comprehensive USB/MIDI controller, you have complete control over your virtual instruments and plug-ins -- just connect the Axiom AIR 61 to your computer (Mac or PC) for seamless integration with Pro Tools or any major digital audio workstation (DAW).

Impressive Set of Expressive Controls

So named for its 61 semi-weighted keys with aftertouch, the Axiom AIR 61 offers the feel of a synth keyboard plus more than enough octaves to get your music from controller to computer. Octave/Transpose buttons provide one-touch access to the entire note range, in any key, and selectable velocity curves match your playing style so that during a session, your focus is on your music, not your gear. Assignable pitch bend and modulation performance wheels are there to help put the human touch on your notes.

What's more, the Axiom AIR 61 sports assignable LED lit buttons and rotary encoder knobs for easy sound tweaking, a dozen illuminated velocity-sensitive pads for tapping in beats, 9 comfortable 70 mm faders, and dedicated transport and software navigation buttons for simplified recording. Its handy Drum Pad Learn feature, Identify button, and HyperControl interactive controller mapping help speed up your workflow, and 128 memory locations save your custom settings so you never forget your favorites.

Capture your musical ideas on the fly with Ignite. Featuring a user-friendly graphic interface, Ignite makes it easy to transform bare bones melodies and chords into complete songs. Ignite includes 275 instrument sounds, as well as easy distribution options for sharing your work on SoundCloud or importing them to Pro Tools or your DAW.

Features:

- USB/MIDI keyboard controller
- 61 TruTouch semi-weighted piano-style keys with aftertouch
- 12 Trigger pads respond to pressure and velocity
- Roll button for creating realistic drum parts
- Assignable controls offer front-panel programming
- 8 Rotary encoder knobs, nine 70 mm faders, and 9 buttons
- 3 Banks of pad and knob assignments with color-coded illumination
- HyperControl automatically maps controllers to popular software
- Drum Pad Learn feature and Identify button allow you to work quickly
- Dedicated transport and navigation buttons make recording easy
- Octave/Transpose buttons access the entire note range, in any key
- Assignable pitch bend and modulation performance wheels
- Selectable velocity curves to match your playing style
- 128 Memory locations for saving your custom settings
- Functional design provides backlit LCD plus under-keyboard cable routing
- Class-compliant with Windows XP/Vista/7/8 and Mac OS

M-Audio's Axiom AIR 61 goes above and beyond the standard requirements for MIDI controllers, giving musicians a plethora of control options for producing professional tracks.

zZounds is an authorized dealer of M-Audio products.
- 38.25" x 15" x 4"
- 972 mm x 381 mm x 102 mm
- 15.1 lbs. 6.84 kg

Ignite Minimum System Requirements:
- Windows 7 Home Premium, Professional, Ultimate (Service Pack 1), Windows 8, or Windows 8 Pro
- Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0GHz processor
- 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended)
- 4 GB hard drive space
- 5400 RPM hard drive
- 1 available USB port
- Compatibility: ASIO or WASAPI (Windows)

Ignite Minimum System Requirements:
- Mac OS X 10.7.5 or 10.8
- Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0GHz processor
- 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended)
- 4 GB hard drive space
- 5400 RPM hard drive
- 1 available USB port
- Compatibility: Core Audio (Mac)
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 401-658-5765

M-Audio Axiom AIR 61 USB MIDI Keyboard

Take command of your studio while achieving higher levels of musical expression with Axiom AIR 61 from M-Audio. Offering unprecedented control, Axiom AIR 61 brings together unmatched ease-of-use plus empowering software to form the ultimate studio centerpiece. Stretch out and play your best on 61 semi-weighted piano-style keys -- with aftertouch. The illuminated pads are velocity sensitive and even respond to pressure. Experience total hands-on control of your sessions using assignable LED lit buttons and rotary encoder knobs, long-throw faders, plus an array of dedicated transport and software navigation buttons. HyperControl interactive controller mapping unites your hardware and software so you can start working faster.

Ignite

Ignite provides a refreshingly original and musician-centric way to quickly capture, combine, and arrange your musical ideas. The intuitive graphic interface encourages you to experiment and explore. Smart MIDI Chord and Phrase Players empower your ideas and bring them to life through over 275 superior instruments sounds created by AIR Music Technology. When you're ready to collaborate with other musicians or take your ideas to the next level, you can share them through SoundCloud, or export your WAV, MP3 and MIDI files and import them into Pro Tools -- or any DAW software. Best of all, Ignite offers seamless integration with your M-Audio keyboard controller, with no set-up chores to perform.

Features:

- Axiom AIR 61 Premium TruTouch Keyboard Controller
- 61 TruTouch semi-weighted piano-style keys with aftertouch
- 12 trigger pads respond to pressure and velocity
- Roll button aids in creating realistic drum parts
- Assignable controls offer front-panel programming
- 8 rotary encoder knobs; 9 long-throw 70mm faders; 9 buttons
- 3 banks of pad and knob assignments with color-coded illumination
- HyperControl automatically maps controllers to popular software
- Drum Pad Learn feature and Identify button allow you to work quickly
- Dedicated transport and navigation buttons make recording easy
- Octave/Transpose buttons access the entire note range, in any key
- Assignable pitch bend and modulation performance wheels
- Selectable velocity curves to match your playing style
- 128 memory locations for saving your custom settings
- Functional design provides backlit LCD plus under-keyboard cable routing
- Class-compliant with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Mac OS X
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