KMI QuNeo, Now With ‘iPad Mode’

QuNeo_iPad_modeKeith McMillen Instruments, just announced the release of QuNeo v.1.2.3, which includes a new “iPad mode” for “truly mobile music making” with its QuNeo MIDI controller.

QuNeo’s visual feedback system has been tweaked so that it can now be powered via the iPad through its Camera Connection Kit or Lightning connector. With the same design dimensions (9.5″ x 7.3″ x 0.3″), QuNeo can use the same stands, cases and other accessories made for iPad.

QuNeo v.1.2.3 also has optimized firmware with a faster scan rate that increases pad performance. Users executing drum rolls or rapid percussive techniques will notice improved responsiveness.

Pricing and Availability. QuNeo is currently available at retailers worldwide, and retails for $199.00 USD. More information is available at the Keith McMillen Instruments website.

Infinite Sinewave’s Gravity Grows (QuNeo + Ableton Live)

Sunday Synth Jam: Infinite Sinewave performs Gravity Grows, using four QuNeo controllers from Keith McMillen Instruments with Ableton Live, as both controllers and as a lo-fi graphic display.

You can watch other videos by Infinite Sinewave here, and about the KMI QuNeo here.

Conte vs. Daft Punk – Doin’ It Right

Jack Conte has released a new video remix of Daft Punk’s Doin’ It Right, making cool use of a Keith McMillen Instruments QuNeo and a Novation Launchpad.

Conte’s video makes great use of cheap gear and a DIY setup. It’s basically done with Ableton Live, Final Cut Pro and some elbow grease. His ‘making of’ video, below, explains the details: Continue reading