Alesis Q49, 49 Key USB/MIDI Keyboard
Product Ref: 16092
Alesis Q49, 49 Key USB/MIDI KeyboardDetails
The Alesis Q49 is a 49-note, MIDI keyboard controller that is velocity-sensitive with USB and traditional MIDI ports. The Q49 features pitch and modulation wheels, backlit octave up and down buttons, and a volume/data entry slider. The versatile functionality of this MIDI keyboard means that you can add expression, range, and dynamics to your performances quickly and effortlessly.
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Complete Compact Control
The Q49 is a 49-note keyboard controller that works with virtually all music software and MIDI hardware devices. The compact controller features USB-MIDI and traditional MIDI jacks for easy connection to Mac, PC and MIDI hardware.
The Q49 provides keyboard players with a full compliment of controls including pitch and modulation wheels, octave up and down buttons, an assignable data slider, and the ability to send program changes from the keys.
Simply connect the Q49 to your computer with the included USB cable and you're ready to begin making music straight away. A single USB cable supplies power and data connection, and you won't even need to install drivers to make the Q49 work. The Q49 is class-compliant, which allows you to skip the programming and start playing instantly.
Ableton Software Included
The Q49 comes with a copy of Ableton Live Lite software, for performing, recording, and sequencing music right out of the box. The Q49 is also the perfect choice for controlling hardware MIDI devices. Its compact size and portability make it ideal for fitting into existing rigs and then hitting the road. Place it a tier above an existing workstation keyboard and utilise Q49's streamlined layout to maximize your sound and performance options. You can even send Program Changes from the Q49's keys to change programs, patches, and more.
- 49 velocity-sensitive synth-action keys
- Octave Up/Down buttons extend the note range
- Pitch bend and modulation wheels add expression
- Access to advanced MIDI functions
- Data entry slider enables quick editing
- USB MIDI & USB power provide single-cable convenience
- MIDI out jack; 9V DC input allows stand-alone use
- Sustain pedal input (pedal sold separately)
- Ignite music creation software from AIR Music Tech
- Ableton™ Live Lite software
- Q49 Keyboard Controller
- Ignite Software (Download)
- Ableton Live Lite Software (Download)
- USB Cable
- Quickstart Guide
- Safety & Warranty Manual
The product price includes a one year warranty and 28 day money back guarantee.
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- Warranty is extended to 3 years from the date of delivery.
- Our Money Back guarantee is extended from 28 days to 60 days (terms apply after 28 days)
- Collection and delivery costs are included for the first two years
- Claim 50% cash back on the cost of the policy after 3 years if it has not been used!
- Warranty is transferable if the item is re-sold
- Loan or replacement equipment will be provided if the product isn't repaired within 28 days
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- The policy can be cancelled within 30 days, and at any time after that for a pro-rata discount
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