Roland A-88

Roland A-88, Master Keyboard

Item number: 10063512
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Master Keyboard • Keyboard type: Ivory Feel Premium Hammer Action with Escapement • Keys: 88 keys • Number of Pads: 2 • Number of Encoders: 2 • Pitch Bender / Modulation: Pitch and Modulation • Power supply: USB and External PSU (optional) • System requirements: PC, Mac, iPad (via Apple Camera Connection Kit) • Connections: Sustain, Expression, MIDI out, USB to Host • Colour / Finish: Black • Including: Manual, Cakewalk SONAR X1 LE • 88-key MIDI Keyboard Controller with Hammer-action Keys, Octave / Transpose Buttons, Sustain / Expression Pedal Inputs, Bend / Mod Lever, and D-BEAM Controller • The full sized 88-key Roland A-88 MIDI keyboard controller features Roland's Ivory Feel-G Keyboard with Escapement for authentic piano hammer action in a compact roadworthy keyboard. Escapement simulates the hammers lifting off the piano's strings. The A-88 is USB and iPad compatible, and can control Roland SuperNATURAL-powered synths. Other features include performance control with assignable two knobs and two switches, octave and transpose buttons, keyboard split and layer functions, sustain and expression pedal inputs, and Roland's bend / mod lever and D-BEAM controller. The A-88 is the ideal controller keyboard for software pianos, soft synths and sound modules. A dedicated SuperNATURAL mode button provides sound-selection features when connected to a Roland SuperNATURAL synthesizers such as the INTEGRA-7 sound module or the JUPITER-80 and JUPITER-50 synths. Map the A-88’s controllers automatically to SuperNATURAL instruments such as the INTEGRA-7 sound module or JUPITER-80 and JUPITER-50 synthesizers. The Roland A-88 is three-OS compatible: Mac, Windows, and iOS apps on the iPad via the optional Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit. Connect the A-88 to an iPad and play music apps that support Core MIDI. For Windows users, the A-88 ships bundled with Cakewalk SONAR X1 LE DAW software for music production.
  • Piano action in a professional MIDI controller keyboard
  • 88-key Ivory Feel-G Keyboard with Escapement
  • Roland bend / mod lever and D-BEAM controller
  • Assignable 2 knobs and 2 switches
  • Octave and transpose buttons
  • Keyboard split and layer function
  • Sustain and expression pedal inputs
  • MIDI Out
  • USB to host
  • USB bus powered, or optional AC adapter
  • Mac and Windows compatible
  • iOS music app compatibility on the iPad via optional Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit