KeyLab Essential mk3

Universal MIDI controller

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Only the best software
& sounds, included

The same sounds, samples, and music-making software used by pro producers and your favorite artists, included with KeyLab Essential mk3 as standard. Whatever your style, ability, or experience, you’ll have everything you need to make your music a reality. Here’s what you’ll get…


Analog Lab Pro included
Your creative hub

Analog Lab Pro gives you thousands of the best preset sounds from our award-winning V Collection instruments that made music history, all in one convenient place.

Analog synthesizers. Digital synthesizers. Acoustic pianos. Electric pianos. Organs. Strings machines. Samplers. You name it, Analog Lab has it. With the best of 24 vintage instrument reproductions on tap, this amazing software instrument hub lets you transcend time and style by arming you with everything from the most iconic sounds of the past to modern sound designs that are cutting edge today.

Whether you’re composing, recording or performing, over 2,000 sounds cover every song, genre, mood and ambience you can think of—no programming required. Use it standalone or with your favorite DAW.

  • Live mode “Concert” panel to prepare your set and sounds
  • Stage view for peace of mind when playing live
  • 10 integrated effects to color your sounds
  • Search anything: tags, instruments, sound designers, styles
  • Find similar presets with machine learning algorithms
  • Amazing support for Arturia and generic MIDI controllers
  • Discover new presets in the Sound Store
  • “Multi” sounds that can combine 2 instruments
  • Streamlined mapping for all instruments and presets
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Ableton Live Lite

Write, record, produce, and perform full tracks with ease

An introduction to one of the most popular recording and performing platforms in the world, Ableton Live Lite lets you create, mix, and export your tracks. Play, pause, and record using KeyLab Essential mk3’s controls, trigger loops and MIDI clips, and even sprinkle in some of Ableton’s own instruments and FX for extra variety. Enjoy every step of your music-making process like never before.

  • Seamless integration with KeyLab Essential mk3 for real-time project control
  • Over 800 instruments, drum racks, FX, and MIDI clips to explore
  • Choose Session view or Arrangement view for your preferred workflow
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A timeless grand piano in full detail

Steinway pianos are found in only the very best concert halls and recording studios. Thanks to KeyLab Essential mk3, you can have one in your own home. The UVI Model D puts the sound of the famous Steinway Model D grand piano at your fingertips, expertly recorded and sampled, and ready to add that glamorous touch to your mixes.

  • Premium piano sounds in a few clicks with 8 presets & over 900 samples.
  • Easy sound customization to make it your own
  • Extra FX for polishing your piano to perfection
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A charming vintage upright piano that’s full of character

Based on an upright piano from 1908 - over 110 years old - The Gentleman gives you truly vintage character and quirky sound that’s sure to inject nostalgic magic into any project. Thanks to detailed sampling, you can tap into the instrument’s sound to make it your own, or enjoy its simple presets and macro controls with ease.

  • Simple tone, dynamics, and ambience controls
  • Beautifully authentic sound with over 2300 samples
  • Extra custom controls for more detailed sound design
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Improve your pad & keyboard skills with KeyLab Essential mk3

If you’re new to music production, a beginner keyboardist, or you just want to sharpen your skills, a subscription to Melodics gives you instant access to dozens of lessons and tips on playing, performing, and production. Who said learning wasn’t fun?

  • Great for beginners
  • Over 40 lessons included
  • Bonus lessons and extra content available
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Millions of royalty-free samples, drum loops, and more

Explore one of the world’s best sample library apps with a subscription to Loopcloud. Search by genre, style, instrument type, and much more, and find hi-def samples that are tailor-made for beat-making, mixing, and creating your own custom soundscapes.

  • A free 2-month Artist/Studio plan
  • Add samples to your library and keep them for life
  • Includes a 1GB welcome pack & 100 points to spend
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