Infinite Response has announced that it is now taking orders on a the first-run of its new VAXMIDI keyboard controller. The VAXMIDI is the successor to the VAX77, considered by some to be the finest MIDI controller ever. It featured polyphonic aftertouch, hi-res velocity, release velocity and a host of other capabilities. Unfortunately, it was very expensive to manufacture and… Read More VAXMIDI Is Like The IKEA Of High End, Open-Source MIDI Keyboards
Austin, TX-based controller manufacturer Infinite Response created what some consider to be the finest MIDI controller ever produced – the VAX 77, above. When Keyboard Magazine reviewed it, they called it ” the renaissance of the true high-end master MIDI keyboard.” The VAX 77 featured polyphonic aftertouch, hi-res velocity, release velocity and build quality that made it… Read More The ‘Finest MIDI Controller Ever’ Is About To Get Affordable
Infinite Response announced at the 2011 Winter NAMM Show that Apple has released the Mainstage 2 Device Interface for the VAX77 MIDI Keyboard Controller. Infinite Response and Apple have developed an operating mode called ‘Host Control’ that allows Mainstage 2 to display all its presets on the VAX77 touchscreen, and map all of its controllers to the VAX… Read More Infinite Response VAX77 Gets Mainstage 2 Device Interface
Infinite Response’s VAX77 is a very bizarre foldable MIDI control keyboard, set to be released at the upcoming 2009 NAMM Show. It’s an interesting high-end portable MIDI controller, but at $2450, it’s also a premium MIDI controller. Is it worth an extra two grand to have a foldable keyboard?