What's in the Box
- Behringer 61-Key USB/MIDI Master Controller Keyboard
- External Power Supply
- USB Cable
- Behringer 3 Year Limited Warranty
The Behringer MOTOR 61 master keyboard controller allows you to take total command over your virtual instruments and DAW (Digital Audio Workstation). Featuring amazingly-smooth action, motorized faders and touch-sensitive pads, the MOTOR 61 provides an unparalleled level of control for the ultimate creative expression. The 61 semi-weighted full-sized keys, 60mm faders and backlit drums give you hands-on control over all the parameters of your favorite DAW. An incredible hardware-based arpeggiator enables you to instantly add arpeggios to software and hardware synths and create complex arrangements on the fly.
The MOTOR 61 endless rotary encoders provide immediate feedback about your software, plus the convenient, backlit transport section puts all playback and record functions right at your fingertips. You get fast, easy-to-read information at a glance, thanks to MOTOR 61 spacious, backlit LCD screen. Also with this amazing controller a variety of extremely-useful presets (and even more are on the way) has been loaded, so you can start creating quickly, without mapping or instant recall. Ready to go right out of the box, just connect to your computer and download the free audio recording, editing and podcasting software, which comes with 150 instruments and effects plug-ins. The MOTOR 61 is the fast and easy way to get you back "in-touch" with every element of your creativity.
An Awesome and Illuminating Experience
The keyboard features 61 expressive, full-sized keys with velocity and aftertouch to deliver a superior feel. You'll like the weighted feel of the large keys. And after you strike one of sturdy keys, it responds in ways that will please the most seasoned musician. Aftertouch will imbue your sound with variations of pitch, volume, modulation or color whatever parameters you choose. Whether you have a heavy or soft playing style, MOTOR 61 always responds to your touch.
Motorized Faders on Your Controller!
The days of keyboard players setting up a separate MIDI fader controller are finally over, a new day of empowerment and ease-of-use has dawned, thanks to MOTOR 61's nine motorized 60mm touch-sensitive faders.
Dedicated, Sensitive Drum Pads
Much like MOTOR 61's keyboard, the back-lit drum pads are velocity and pressure sensitive, letting you take your drum performance and sample or loop triggering to the next level. Sequence beats or fire off your favorite sample or effect and save your keyboard for more expressive play.
8 illuminated Rotary Encoders
When switching between plug-ins, MOTOR 61's rotary encoders automatically and visually let you know where plug-in parameters are set. The 8 ultra-precise, brightly, illuminated encoders and LED collars provide a clear and instant overview of all software parameters at all times allowing you to stay in the creative moment.
Drum Pads On Deck
When it comes to create really captivating drum tracks-MOTOR 61's dynamic drum pads make all the difference! By providing total control over soft synth drum sounds, with a real drum feel that simply must be experienced, 8 velocity and pressure-sensitive backlit drum pads redefine the ultimate drum and sample-loop performance.
The MOTOR 61 works right out of the box, with MIDI and Mackie Control modes that automatically map all 61 keys to commonly used parameters of popular software instruments and audio workstations. Plus Behringer offer free user presets for your favorite setup, including specific software/hardware combinations.
Transport Always Ready for Your Inspiration
The backlit transport section on the MOTOR 61 provides quick, fingertip access to your playback and record modes and swapping between faders, encoders and pad banks is as simple as the press of a button.
Arpeggiate and Unleash Your Creativity
The hardware-based arpeggiator lets you add arpeggios on the fly, helping you create complex arrangements. Electro-Pop and EDM are filled with arpeggios and the MOTOR 61 adds this ability to any soft synth with the most-advanced arpeggiator in the industry.
With the fantastic MOTOR 61 at your command, you can communicate with your Mac or PC and instruments via USB or MIDI In/Out/Thru including merge functionality. You simply won't find a more versatile USB/MIDI master controller keyboard with motorized faders and touch sensitive pads at this price. Whether you want to rock out drum patterns, play a synth or tweak tracks in a mix, the MOTOR 61 has the amazing feel and response to turn you into the master of your musical software. Get the MOTOR 61 today and start creating your next masterpiece tonight!
Compose. Record. Mix. Share.
It comes with Traction 4 Audio Production Software. Traction is one of the world's fastest and easiest Digital Audio Workstations (DAW) for composing, recording, editing, mixing and sharing your music with the world. Featuring a single screen interface and pushing the envelope in design elegance, Traction brings together outstanding Pro DAW features, such as dynamic automation, unlimited track count, MIDI recording. This powerful music production software gives you all the tools of an entire professional grade recording studio.
|Keyboard:||61 semi-weighted keys, velocity and after touch sensitive|
|Controllers:||1 x Pitch Bend|
1 x Modulation Wheel
8 x Drum Pads (velocity sensitive)
8 x Rotary Controls
1 x Data Knob
9 x Sliders
6 x Transport Controls
2 x Increment/Navigation Buttons
31 x Switches
|Connectors:||1 x USB Type B|
3 x 5-pin DIN MIDI In, Thru/Merge, Out
1 x 1/4" TS Sustain Pedal (pedal not included)
1 x 1/4" TRS Expression Pedal (pedal not included)
|Power Requirements:||120V, 50Hz for 9V power adapter|