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61-key USB MIDI controller with semi-weighted action, assignable aftertouch, 8 MIDI trigger pads, and more.
Serious Production Power
When inspiration strikes, you need a keyboard controller that can translate ideas into killer tracks. That's why Axiom 61 is equipped with an ultra-expressive semi-weighted keyboard and 8 Trigger Finger pads for programming beats with incredible feel. Automatically map Axiom 61 to your DAW with DirectLink”or delve deeper by assigning the pads, encoders, and fader to whatever controls you wish. Each controller can map to just about any MIDI message available, along with independent channel addressing for each. The possibilities are as endless as your imagination.
Axiom Instrument Mode
With other MIDI keyboards, assigning controls to virtual instruments has never been easy. Now thanks to the Axiom 61 controller's new Instrument mode, a single button instantly maps the fader, buttons, and encoders to any virtual instrument inside your DirectLink-compatible host*. You get direct access to synthesis parameters such as filter cutoff, LFO rate, and envelope settings”without having to manually configure anything. It's almost like turning Axiom 61 into a dedicated hardware synth.
Whether you're on stage or in the studio, your keyboard controller should fuel your creativity”providing all the right information and controls at your fingertips. That's why we designed Axiom 61 with a sleek angled top panel for easier viewing of the display and improved ergonomics. Smooth rotary encoders deliver precise, continuously variable parameter changes, giving you a hands-on feel for the mix. The backlit LCD screen provides informative feedback from DAW hosts, including on-screen display of parameters, settings, and track/VI names. It all adds up to intuitive control over your MIDI software and hardware.
The Axiom series is extremely compact and lightweight and all models are powered directly from your computer's USB bus. Choose the size that's best for your needs, then take your music anywhere you want to go.
- Axiom 61 keyboard controller
- USB cable
- Printed quick start guide
- PDF user guide
- Installer CD-ROM
- Ableton Live Lite authorization card*
- * Ableton Live Lite M-Audio Enhanced software requires download
Axiom 61 2nd Gen 61-Key USB MIDI Keyboard Controller Specifications:Minimum System Requirements
- Windows XP (SP3)*, 800MHz Intel or AMD, 256 MB RAM
- Windows Vista 32 (SP1) or Vista 64 (SP1), 1 GHz Intel or AMD, 1GB RAM, DirectX 10 or higher
- Windows 7, 1GHz Intel or AMD, 1GB RAM, DirectX 10 or higher
- Mac OS X 10.5.8 or 10.6.1, Intel Core Duo, 1GB RAM
- * Home and Professional Edition only. Windows Media Center Edition is not supported
- ** CPU may be higher for laptops. Please check the minimum system requirements for your software, as they may be greater than the above.
- Dimensions: 38" x 2.9" x 11.7" / 96.6cm x 7.3cm x 29.6cm
- Weight: 13.7lb. / 6.2kg
- Free Standard Ground shipping (48 contiguous states, some overweight and Used/Vintage items excluded).
- Orders placed before 3 p.m. ET usually ship the same business day.
Every guitar or bass you purchase from Musician's Friend (electric or acoustic, New or Open Box) includes two years of protection from manufacturer defects.
Our Gear Advisers are available to guide you through your entire shopping experience. Call or Chat for expert advice and to hear the latest deals.