The Allen & Heath K1 and K2 Series controllers are a blank slate when it comes to mapping them in Ableton Live. Whilst you can achieve some stuff directly mapping to faders and the like this controller was crying out for something a little more dynamic, a little more DJ Like… I mean how many superstar DJ’s do you see with a pair of them next to their se up controlling elements of Live?!
Using the latest version of Ableton Live installation is a breeze, add a Remote Scripts folder to your User Library and drag in the two provided folders, no Catalina issues!
The control surface scrip then comes with the following features
- Fine & Coarse Tempo Control
- Master & Cue Volume Control
- On Screen Ring Focus Box, this can be moved around your Live set using the bottom encoders allowing the below mappings to follow along
- Send A, B, C Control
- Volume Control
- Arm / Mute / Solo
- Clip Launch using the Button Matrix with RGB Feedback for Clips