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Thursday, June 30, 2016
iRig Blue Turn & Xpand Bundle
The iRig Blue Turn is the latest addition to our line-up of page turners. A backlit, silent Bluetooth page turner for iPhone, iPad, Mac and Android, you can easily use your iPhone, iPad, Mac or Android on stage for set lists and sheet music! iRig BlueTurn is a Bluetooth page turner with silent backlit pad buttons that easily lets you turn pages and scroll through material hands-free. If you’d like to streamline the page turning process for your sheet music, lyrics, slides, tabs and other documents, iRig BlueTurn is the answer.
Now, with iRig BlueTurn, you'll be ready to perform at your best no matter whether you're conducting an orchestra, playing music from a score, shredding through some guitar or bass tabs, giving a major presentation, lecturing, or making a speech. With iRig BlueTurn, it's your turn.
Need a way to hold your tablet on the stage? Check our the iRig Blueturn & iKlip Xpand Bundle!
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Get Amplitube 4 Deluxe Free! Purchase iRig Pro Duo, iRig Pro, iRig HD, iRig HD-A or iRig UA and get Amplitude 4 Deluxe free from IK Multimedia when you register before July 31st.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
If you are looking for a professional solution to manage, annotate and display your music on a PC, Power Music Professional is for you!
Check out our pedals for turning pages, our stands for using your tablet on stage, or the LPH-003 laptop stand if you want an even bigger screen.
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Hollywood Orchestra & Solo Series
You can now purchase EastWest's popular Hollywood Orchestra series either as an entire ensemble, or as part of their new solo series.
The extensive Solo Series libraries were recorded, engineered, and produced with the superior level of sound quality the EastWest brand is known for. Each of the instruments was recorded in Studio 1 at EastWest Studios, the same studio where Hollywood Orchestra was recorded.
The ensembles were beautifully recorded from five microphone positions by the award-winning Shawn Murphy, the timbre of some instruments takes the breath away, and collectively they will add sheen, depth and orchestral authenticity to your arrangements.
Thursday, June 9, 2016
We recently added even more new DJ products to our site, including the following:
- Dashboard for Serato DJ - Stop staring at your laptop and focus on the music with the Numark Dashboard! The Dashboard is an official Serato DJ accessory that is compatible with dozens of control solutions on the market today. Whether you use turntables or a DJ controller, the Dashboard enables you to tuck away your laptop and focus on the crowd.
- Mixdeck Express - enables you to play standalone through different media, plus connect to a laptop
- MCX8000 DJ Controller - don't want to rely on your laptop? The MCX8000 is a stand alone DJ player and controller.
- DJ DS1 - breakthrough interface for users of Serato NoiseMap™—the system used to control a Serato-based digital music library when you’re using a turntable or CD player.
- Numark NS7III - four channels of mixing, real slip mats and vinyl, motorized turntables, and a full array of touch-activated knobs and filters and velocity-sensitive performance pads
Want to learn more about DJ'ing? Check out this DJ Course!
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Are you still using the sound card built into your computer for recording and playback? Or do you have an audio interface but need to upgrade? We can help! Contact our music technology experts or check out the new audio interfaces (soundcards) on our site including the following:
- iConnect Audio2+ - use the same soundcard with two computers at once, include your iPad!
- AudioBox iTwo Studio - a complete "studio in a box" with everything you need for recording.
- Studio Mobile 192 - a USB 3.0 audio interface with up to 192 Khz recording and 8 XMax remote controllable mic pre-amps and Studio One Artist
Thursday, June 2, 2016
My Newest Venture...
I started Kelly's Music & Computers almost 20 years ago because I was passionate about music technology. As a music teacher, I was excited about helping fellow music educators use technology in helping their students learn. I started Kelly's Music & Computers to use my expertise in music and technology to help others make the most out of computers & music.
In addition to music technology, I'm also passionate about eBikes. I love the freedom that my pedal assist electric bike gives me to go further and explore new trails. Living in a town with a lot of hills, I can leave my car behind and use my eBike for virtually everything - getting groceries or taking my daughter to school (and piano lessons, swimming lessons, knitting lessons, soccer, etc.) Not only is my bike ecologically friendly, but I've also lost weight and had a lot of fun!
I've decided to launch CitrusCycles.ca to share my eBike passion and expertise. CitrusCyles.ca sells eBikes across Canada, and we also do local rentals and tours here on Vancouver island. As a Kelly's Music customer, you can use coupon code KMC to get $100 off any of the new eBikes we carry. If you are on Vancouver Island or visiting here, contact me for discounts on our tours and rentals - I would love to share the joy of eBiking with you!