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#560765 - 10/25/19 02:11 PM [Recording, Mixing, Performance and Production] My new toy/tool.
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Tangmo Offline
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Registered: 08/21/18
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https://www.akaipro.com/mpk-mini

I mentioned when asking about these things that it takes me a long time. Here's proof.

It comes with additional soft-ware, is usb powered and PnP for windows. I got it to noodle out melodies/lead lines and as a usable tool for composing/song-writing and just general noodling and keyboard vs. fretboard "figuring out"..

It's insanely light and will do more than I need at present. It's too early to say how well it all works, and I'm sure there is a learning curve. But the price was right and I think it will become a good tool. If you have one (or had one) and have tips, I'd love to hear them.

On aside note: I've lost easy access to broadband and can't keep up in the showcase as I have been, but I check into the forum from time to time and wish you all well.
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#560771 - 10/25/19 02:51 PM [Recording, Mixing, Performance and Production] Re: My new toy/tool. [Re: Tangmo]
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beatmaster Offline
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Looks a good all round keyboard, I like the compact size its ideal.

Enjoy.
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#562177 - 11/02/19 04:20 PM [Recording, Mixing, Performance and Production] Re: My new toy/tool. [Re: Tangmo]
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VideoTrack Offline
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That little unit seems to pack a big punch!
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#562283 - 11/03/19 06:02 AM [Recording, Mixing, Performance and Production] Re: My new toy/tool. [Re: Tangmo]
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Loc: Hong Kong
lambada Offline
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Apparently, it's now a legacy product. This is the newest version.
https://www.akaipro.com/mpk-mini-play-mpkminiplay
They have some mouth watering products. :-)
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