Alesis Qmini 32-Key Compact USB Controller
Inspiration can strike at any moment – don’t let that awesome idea get away! Introducing the Alesis Qmini, the ultimate on-the-go songwriting and production companion. All of the essentials are here – 32 velocity-sensitive keys, controls for useful parameters such as Octave, Transpose and Pitch Bend, and plug-and-play connectivity to your computer or tablet. No need to worry about compatibility – the Qmini will work with any music production app or DAW that accepts a MIDI controller. There’s also a robust software suite that includes everything you need to make your next hit. Toss the portable Qmini in your bag and never let the music escape you again.
Don’t waste time clicking or typing your performance into the computer. Despite its compact size, the Qmini has all the essential controls to help give your playing character. Add feeling and expression with easily accessible Pitch Bend and Modulation buttons. Need that note to hang for a little bit longer? Use the Sustain button to keep it going. For more customizable control there’s also a re-assignable Volume knob that can be assigned to any parameter your software allows. Despite its small size, the Alesis Qmini puts you in complete control.
Premium Software Bundle
The Alesis Qmini comes with a premium software bundle that features world-class tools for composing and recording. Pro Tools is the industry standard in digital recording, and MPC Beats gives you access to the same sought-after production tools used by the best in the business. Both include tons of professional-grade sounds and virtual instruments that can boost any composition. If you’re just learning to play, or just want to sharpen your keyboard skills, the Qmini also includes 60 free lessons from Melodics, the best way to learn piano.
- 32 compact velocity-sensitive synth-action keys
- Lightweight design for easy setup and portability
- USB-powered with plug-and-play connectivity for Mac or PC
- Works with iOS devices via Apple Lightning to USB Camera Adapter (sold separately)
- Octave/Transpose buttons enable access of the full piano range
- Pitch bend and modulation buttons for added expression
- Re-assignable volume knob for quick control during performing and recording
- Sustain button for emulating a traditional sustain pedal
- Premium music education and production software bundle included
- Q Mini
- USB Cable
- Software Download Card
- Quickstart Guide
- Safety & Warranty Manual