The Nektar Panorama P6 is a versatile 61-note MIDI keyboard controller designed for both classic and digital musicians. It features a velocity-sensitive keybed that provides fluid playability with 5 velocity curves, fixed pitch bend, and modulation assignable wheels. Additionally, the keybed is accompanied by octave shift buttons and 4 keyboard zones that can be programmed with filters and program mapping.
In addition to the keybed, the Panorama P6 boasts a range of performance controls, including 16 encoders, 45mm faders, LED buttons, and 12 performance pads. The pads are velocity and pressure-sensitive with 7 velocity curves for maximum versatility. The other performance controls are ideal for controlling volume levels, automation, and more, and transport controls are also included, allowing for improved workflow when recording and playing within your selected audio software.
At the center of the keyboard’s design is the 3.5-inch, TFT display, which provides easy navigation of your presets, controls, and more. The display gives you information on the way your keyboard is reacting as well as ways to integrate with your selected DAW. It also features a dedicated 10mm ALPS motorized fader as well as 6 assignable navigation buttons.
The keyboard features a 5-pin MIDI din output for communication with your selected DAW, as well as a connection for a foot switch and an expression pedal. Nearly every control and performance function can be mapped to your DAW for flawless integration. Additionally, the Panorama P6 comes with presets and setup files for major DAWs, providing seamless integration with a range of software.
Other features of the Nektar Panorama P6 include 20 preset locations to store all settings, including links to keyboard, pad, and F-keys maps, 11 assignable function keys (accessible using shift and transport keys), ASCII/QWERTY macros assignable to buttons and pads, and a USB port for communication with a computer. The keyboard can be powered using an external power source or via USB.
Overall, the Nektar Panorama P6 is a highly capable MIDI keyboard controller that provides in-depth performance controls designed to improve your workflow and change the way you create your music. Its seamless integration with a range of DAWs makes it a versatile and essential tool for any musician or producer.