MIDI controllers - some newbie advice

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MIDI controllers - some newbie advice

Post by PazzaC » Mon Apr 03, 2017 3:48 am

Morning everyone.

I am intending to purchase Mixcraft 8 and was wondering if anyone here had some recommendations for a MIDI controller keyboard that works well with Acosutica's DAW.
Someone has suggested that M-Audio's Axiom Air Mini 32 Key USB Controller would be a sensible choice:
http://www.gear4music.com/Keyboards-and ... 1#full-des
Can anyone verify it's compatibility with Mixcraft, or offer other better alternatives, please?


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Re: MIDI controllers - some newbie advice

Post by AHornsby » Mon Apr 03, 2017 3:59 am

Isn't the M-Audio group going through a restructuring and Windows compatibility crisis right now? It seems like there wee some previous posts relative to that.

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Re: MIDI controllers - some newbie advice

Post by Acoustica Greg » Mon Apr 03, 2017 10:38 am


I think the concerns with M-Audio were more with their old Fast Track USB audio interface line.

The M-Audio's Axiom Air Mini 32 should work just fine with Mixcraft.

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Re: MIDI controllers - some newbie advice

Post by mick » Wed Apr 05, 2017 11:58 am

As Greg and AHornsby mentions regarding M Audio interface I got this and had a tough time with the drivers not working in windows 7, works fine with win 10.
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My Nekter LX 61 works fine with Mixcraft and responds to midi learn. http://www.nektartech.com/products.html

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