M-audio 49 keyboard controller
the keystation 49 ii from m-audio is a midi keyboard controller designed for sequencing music and playing virtual instruments on a mac or pc computer. It features 49 full-size velocity-sensitive keys and a series of controls that expand the range of playable notes, while also providing expressive capabilities.
The keyboard ships with two pieces of software, a virtual piano instrument from sonivox, and ableton live lite music creation software.
Transport and directional controls allow for playing, performing, and recording with music software without using a mouse or trackpad. A 1/4″ (6.3 mm) sustain pedal input accepts an optional control pedal for genuine piano sustain. Lightweight and durable, the controller is usb-powered, class-compliant, and supports usb-midi connectivity. Additionally, the unit supports ios connectivity using the apple ipad camera connection kit (sold separately), enabling one to