Roli Seaboard RISE 49 Ultimate Expressive Keyboard Controller
Seaboard RISE is a multi-award-winning, next-generation MIDI controller that gives you unlimited control of sound. A soft, continuous, touch-responsive surface replaces the keys of a traditional keyboard. With expression at your fingertips, a new way of making music is on the RISE.
Next-generation controller for stage or studio
- 49 keywaves
- Five Dimensions of Touch
- 1000+ free sounds
- Software bundle: Equator, Strobe2, Cypher2 Player, Bitwig 8-Track
- Play wirelessly over Bluetooth
- Compatible with music production software
Every movement is musical
On a piano keyboard you control sound in one way: the force of strike on the keys. The soft silicone keywaves of Seaboard RISE 49 open up a new way to shape sound and make music through Five Dimensions of Touch. These movements are intuitive, so you can quickly start playing with far more expression than ever before.
Hands-on control of music software
Seaboard RISE comes with a bundle of high-powered programs from ROLI and other creators of cutting-edge music software:
ROLI Studio Player
Access the world's largest library of MPE sounds in ROLI Studio Player, a versatile plug-in that integrates seamlessly with your Seaboard RISE. Featuring expressive macro controls for every sound, plus inspiring tools including Smart Chords, a Multi-Layered Arpeggiator and an Audio Effects Rack, ROLI Studio Player has everything you need to make your music.
ROLI’s flagship software synthesizer and sound engine is custom-made for controlling and editing sound with Five Dimensions of Touch. Choose from hundreds of included sounds and a range of modulation functions.
FXpansion’s software polysynth features a sophisticated analogue modelling engine, thousands of hugely expressive sounds and effects, and compatibility with multidimensional instruments.
A desktop sound player version of the premium Cypher2 software synth from FXpansion. Play 50 expressive presets and 3 macro controls.
Discounted upgrade price to the full version included.
Tracktion Waveform 8
A cutting-edge Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) that performs seamlessly with the Seaboard's multidimensional expressive surface, Tracktion Waveform 8 helps you visualize and edit your projects with a range of features that are approachable to learners but also powerful for professionals.
Bitwig’s entry-point digital audio workstation (DAW) lets you choose from a library of sounds and effects, record music, and design your own sounds. Start editing your tracks in 8-Track then upgrade to the full Bitwig Studio.
Control Digital Audio Workstations (DAWs) and desktop software programs with ROLI Dashboard. Plug the Seaboard RISE into your workflow, and use it as a controller for Ableton Live, Logic Pro X and many more.
Seaboard RISE works with programs including:
- Ableton Live - Live
- Apple - Logic Pro, GarageBand
- Bitwig - Studio
- Cycling '74 - MaxMSP
- FXpansion - Strobe2, Cypher2
- Native Instruments - Kontakt, Massive
- Audio Modeling - SWAM
- Spectrasonics - Omnisphere
Dimensions and Weight
- 49 Keywaves.
- Width: 834mm (32.8 inches).
- Height: 23mm (0.9 inches).
- Depth: 210mm (8.27 inches).
- Weight: 4.2kg (9.26 pounds).
Connectivity / Ports
- Continuous pedal input (1/4" jack).
- USB-B port (MIDI out and power).
- USB-A port (for charging peripherals).
- Full MIDI compatibility over USB and Bluetooth LE.
- 8 hour battery life.
- 3 hour charge time.
- Mac OSX 10.13+.
- Windows 10+.
- Intel Dual Core i5 2.5GHz+.
- 4 GB RAM (8 GB RAM recommended).
- 2 GB hard drive space.
- Internet connection to register/download software.