The Novation LaunchKey 37 is optimized to control and perform music in Ableton Live, but also works with a wide variety of other programs and DAWs. It also offers standard 5 pin Midi out to control hardware devices, making it a very flexible, compact, and expressive controller that will serve a crucial component in any music producers home studio or mobile setup.
Custom Modes: Control Anything
The full-size five-pin MIDI output, works with any MIDI-compatible device. Use Novation Components to configure four Custom Modes, which map Launchkey’s knobs, faders and pads to software and hardware features. To learn even more about the Novation LaunchKey 37 and watch demonstrations of what it can do, visit the Novation website here.
Novation LaunchKey 37 Standalone Operation
Launchkey works standalone, so it’s the perfect controller for any music-making setup, with or without a computer. The Scale and Chord Modes, arpeggiator and Custom Modes can all be used to control an all-hardware studio or live rig.
Ableton Live 10 Lite Industry-leading music creation software, with seamless operation with Launchkey.
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Deepest Ableton Live integration in its category
Immediate access to all the controls you need.
Create and play with feeling
Velocity-sensitive keyboard and 16 velocity-sensitive pads enable expressive and dynamic performance.
Get creative with chords
Three chord modes (fixed, scale and user) let you trigger chords with one finger.
Never hit a wrong note
Scale modes transpose keys and pads to notes in the selected scale.
One-touch access to Ableton Live’s Capture MIDI feature means you’ll never lose an idea.
Get melodies moving
Powerful arpeggiator takes you to new melodic, harmonic and rhythmic places.
Control anything MIDI
Five-pin MIDI output works with any MIDI-compatible device.
Make Launchkey your own
Four Custom Modes enable you to create unique control setups for any performance or studio rig, using Novation Components.
Shape your sound
Tweak instruments and effects to perfection using eight rotary encoders and (on 49- and 61-key models) nine 45mm faders.
16×2 character screen lets you easily see the state of what you’re controlling or selecting.
Choose from four model sizes
25-, 37-, 49- and 61-key variants let you pick the perfect controller for your setup.
Make music immediately
Free software, including Ableton Live 10 Lite, virtual instruments, plugins and sample packs let you start creating straight away.