Impulse https://novationmusic.com/taxonomy/term/8 en Impulse https://novationmusic.com/keys/impulse <span>Impulse</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/19" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">ashleigh.hale</span></span> <span>Tue, 09/25/2018 - 09:30</span> <div class="cta-with-bg"> <div class="cta-with-bg__img"> <picture class="responsive-img"> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-MIDIControllerKeyboardHotMixVideo-2560-780.png" media="all and (min-width:1280px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-MIDIControllerKeyboardHotMix-video-1536-800.png" media="all and (min-width: 768px) and (max-width: 1279px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-MIDIControllerKeyboardHotMix-video-750x980.png" media="all and (max-width: 767px)"> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-MIDIControllerKeyboardHotMixVideo-2560-780.png" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" alt="Impulse: MIDI Controller Keyboard Hot Mix"> </picture> </div> <div class="cta-with-bg__wrapper"> <div class="cta-with-bg__copy"> <a class="button button--cta button--green button--video" class="button--cta button--green button--video" data-button-label="Watch Now" href="https://youtube.com/embed/62cYA2lyMH8"> Watch Now </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="text-and-image text-and-image--light-grey text-and-image--image-right"> <div class="text-and-image__wrapper"> <div class="text-and-image__image"> <picture class="responsive-img"> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-Our%20Most%20Expressive%20Keyboard-1086-780.png" media="all and (min-width:1280px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-OurMostExpressiveKeyboard-612-928.png" media="all and (min-width: 768px) and (max-width: 1279px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-OurMostExpressiveKeyboard-750-898.png" media="all and (max-width: 767px)"> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-Our%20Most%20Expressive%20Keyboard-1086-780.png" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" alt="Our Most Expressive Keyboard"> </picture> </div> <div class="text-and-image__copy"> <h2 class="text-and-image__title"> Our Most Expressive Keyboard </h2> <div class="text-long"> <p class="text-long__paragraph">We specifically designed the Impulse keyboard to let you create truly expressive performances. Ultra-responsive with semi-weighted action and aftertouch, its full-size piano style keys adapt perfectly to any instrument you want to play, including organs, synths and pianos.</p> <p class="text-long__paragraph">While you’re playing, our unique High Rate Scan (HRS) technology will scan the keyboard 10,000 times per second to capture every nuance of your performance.</p> <p class="text-long__paragraph">You can choose between a 61, 49 and 25-key version of Impulse. The only difference is that the 25-key sacrifices its faders to make it easier to carry around.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="text-and-image text-and-image--light-grey text-and-image--image-left"> <div class="text-and-image__wrapper"> <div class="text-and-image__image"> <picture class="responsive-img"> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-ProduceBetterMusic-1086-780.png" media="all and (min-width:1280px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-ProduceBetterMusic-612-928.png" media="all and (min-width: 768px) and (max-width: 1279px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-ProduceBetterMusic-750-898.png" media="all and (max-width: 767px)"> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-ProduceBetterMusic-1086-780.png" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" alt="Produce Better Music"> </picture> </div> <div class="text-and-image__copy"> <h2 class="text-and-image__title"> Produce Better Music </h2> <div class="text-long"> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Mix and sculpt your sound using endless smooth-action knobs, low-profile 45mm faders, loads of buttons and a custom LCD screen. All controls work seamlessly with major music software and can be mapped to any parameter.</p> <p class="text-long__paragraph"><a href="https://global.novationmusic.com/software/automap">Find out more about Automap here.</a></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <!-- TrustBox widget - Drop-Down --> <div class="trustpilot-carousel" data-sku=""> </div> <!-- End TrustBox widget --> <div class="text-and-image text-and-image--green text-and-image--image-right"> <div class="text-and-image__wrapper"> <div class="text-and-image__image"> <picture class="responsive-img"> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-JimmyLordeQuote-1086-780.png" media="all and (min-width:1280px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-JimmyLordeQuote-612-928.png" media="all and (min-width: 768px) and (max-width: 1279px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-JimmyLordeQuote-750-898.png" media="all and (max-width: 767px)"> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-JimmyLordeQuote-1086-780.png" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" alt="Jimmy Mac, Keys - Lorde"> </picture> </div> <div class="text-and-image__copy"> <div class="text-long"> <p class="text-long__paragraph">"It's so easy to use - everything's just assigned to everything. So simple."</p> <p class="text-long__paragraph">- <strong>Jimmy Mac, Keys - Lorde</strong></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="text-and-image text-and-image--light-grey text-and-image--image-left"> <div class="text-and-image__wrapper"> <div class="text-and-image__image"> <picture class="responsive-img"> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-DoMoreWithYourDrumPads-1086-780.png" media="all and (min-width:1280px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-DoMoreWithYourDrumPads-612-928.png" media="all and (min-width: 768px) and (max-width: 1279px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-DoMoreWithYourDrumPads-750-898.png" media="all and (max-width: 767px)"> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-DoMoreWithYourDrumPads-1086-780.png" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" alt="Do More with Your Drum Pads"> </picture> </div> <div class="text-and-image__copy"> <h2 class="text-and-image__title"> Do More with Your Drum Pads </h2> <div class="text-long"> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Play drums in real time with pressure-sensitive pads for rolling beats, looping drum samples and designing arpeggios. These pads also function as multicoloured clip launchers in Ableton Live, so you can tell whether clip is loaded (yellow), playing (green), or recording (red).</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="text-and-image text-and-image--light-grey text-and-image--image-right"> <div class="text-and-image__wrapper"> <div class="text-and-image__image"> <picture class="responsive-img"> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-ConnectToJustAboutAnything-1086-780_0.png" media="all and (min-width:1280px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-ConnectToJustAboutAnything-612-928_0.png" media="all and (min-width: 768px) and (max-width: 1279px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-ConnectToJustAboutAnything-750-898_0.png" media="all and (max-width: 767px)"> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-ConnectToJustAboutAnything-1086-780_0.png" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" alt="Connect to anything"> </picture> </div> <div class="text-and-image__copy"> <h2 class="text-and-image__title"> Connect To Just About Anything </h2> <div class="text-long"> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Impulse is class-compliant and USB bus-powered, so you can simply plug it into Mac or Windows and get started straight away, without the need for a power supply.</p> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Impulse is gig-ready, too; 5 pin MIDI outputs allow you to connect to your favourite synth or module.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="cta-with-bg"> <div class="cta-with-bg__img"> <picture class="responsive-img"> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-OverviewVideo-2560-780.png" media="all and (min-width:1280px)"> <source 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integration with major DAWs and plug-ins, the Impluse is simply an outstanding value.”</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="text-and-image text-and-image--image-left"> <div class="text-and-image__wrapper"> <div class="text-and-image__image"> <picture class="responsive-img"> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Music-tech-logo_2.png" media="all and (min-width:1280px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Music-tech-logo_3.png" media="all and (min-width: 768px) and (max-width: 1279px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Music-tech-logo_3.png" media="all and (max-width: 767px)"> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Music-tech-logo_2.png" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" alt="Music Tech"> </picture> </div> <div class="text-and-image__copy"> <h2 class="text-and-image__title"> Music Tech </h2> <div class="text-long"> <p class="text-long__paragraph">“...the impulse has a good feature set both as an instrument and a performance controller and is sufficiently equipped for navigating a Live session.”</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="text-and-image text-and-image--light-grey text-and-image--image-right"> <div class="text-and-image__wrapper"> <div class="text-and-image__image"> <picture class="responsive-img"> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-MakeMusicStraightOutOfTheBox-1086-780.png" media="all and (min-width:1280px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-MakeMusicStraightOutOfTheBox-612-928.png" media="all and (min-width: 768px) and (max-width: 1279px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-MakeMusicStraightOutOfTheBox-750-898.png" media="all and (max-width: 767px)"> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-MakeMusicStraightOutOfTheBox-1086-780.png" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" alt="Make Music Straight Out of the Box"> </picture> </div> <div class="text-and-image__copy"> <h2 class="text-and-image__title"> Make Music Straight Out of the Box </h2> <div class="text-long"> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Ableton Live Lite comes in the box and integrates seamlessly with all the controls to provide:</p> <ul class="text-long__list"><li>Mixer control (all channels)</li> <li>Transport control</li> <li>Clip launch (using Impulse's back-lit drum pads)</li> <li>Scene launch</li> <li>Plug-in/Device control</li> </ul><p class="text-long__paragraph">You’ll also get an impressive library of free samples from Loopmasters, as well as our Bass Station software plug-in, which recreates the sound of the legendary analogue bass synthesiser.</p> <p class="text-long__paragraph"> </p> <p class="text-long__paragraph"><strong>Impulse also gives you instant hands-on control of other major music software, including:</strong></p> <ul class="text-long__list"><li><strong>Pro Tools:</strong> Mixer control (all channels), Transport control</li> <li><strong>Logic:</strong> Mixer control (all channels), Transport control, Plug-in instrument/effects control (instant control of Logic's own plug-ins and 3rd party VST/AU plug-ins)</li> <li><strong>Cubase:</strong> Mixer control (all channels), Transport control, Plug-in instrument/effects control</li> <li><strong>Reason/Record:</strong> Mixer control, Transport control, Instant control of rack devices (Thor, Dr Octo Rex etc.)</li> <li><strong>Cakewalk/Sonar:</strong> Mixer control (all channels), Transport control, Plug-in VST instrument/effects control</li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="text-and-image text-and-image--green text-and-image--image-right"> <div class="text-and-image__wrapper"> <div class="text-and-image__image"> <picture class="responsive-img"> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-Rudimental-1086-780.png" media="all and (min-width:1280px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-RudimentalQuote-612-898.png" media="all and (min-width: 768px) and (max-width: 1279px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-Rudimental-750-898.png" media="all and (max-width: 767px)"> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-Rudimental-1086-780.png" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" alt="Amir Amor, Rudimental"> </picture> </div> <div class="text-and-image__copy"> <div class="text-long"> <p class="text-long__paragraph">"The keys are just right for me too (not too weighty) and overall it's an awesome looking keyboard."</p> <p class="text-long__paragraph">- <strong>Amir Amor, keys Rudimental</strong></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <article 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That’s why we’ve created the Sound Collective. Receive free versions of the most innovative software instruments and creative FX from developers we admire, as well as discounts to help you make the most of third-party software, exclusive to Novation customers. All you have to do is register your Novation gear, and one offer will be featured in your Novation account every couple of months. </p> </div> <div class="text-and-image__buttons"> <a class="button button--cta" class="button--cta" data-button-label="Find Out More" href="/sound-collective"> Find Out More </a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </article> <div class="bgcol--light-grey"> <article role="article" about="/node/16" class="node"> <div> <div class="text-and-image text-and-image--image-left"> <div class="text-and-image__wrapper"> <div class="text-and-image__image"> <picture class="responsive-img"> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/LPP-AddictiveKeys-1086-780.png" media="all and (min-width:1280px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/LPP-AddictiveKeys-612-928.png" media="all and (min-width: 768px) and (max-width: 1279px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/LPP-AddictiveKeys-750-898.png" media="all and (max-width: 767px)"> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/LPP-AddictiveKeys-1086-780.png" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" alt="Addictive Keys"> </picture> </div> <div class="text-and-image__copy"> <h2 class="text-and-image__title"> Addictive Keys </h2> <div class="text-long"> <p class="text-long__paragraph">The Addictive Keys virtual instrument from XLN Audio is on the house when you register your controller keyboard or the Launchpad Pro. One full license per account is available for existing and new customers.</p> </div> <div class="text-and-image__buttons"> <a class="button button--cta" class="button--cta" data-button-label="Click Here To Find Out More." href="/addictive-keys"> Click here to find out more. </a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </article> </div> <div class="bgcol--light-grey"> <article role="article" about="/node/13" class="node"> <div> <div class="text-and-image text-and-image--image-left"> <div class="text-and-image__wrapper"> <div class="text-and-image__image"> <picture class="responsive-img"> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/LPM-Loopmaster-1086-780.png" media="all and (min-width:1280px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/LPM-Loopmasters-612-928.png" media="all and (min-width: 768px) and (max-width: 1279px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/LPM-Loopmasters-750-898.png" media="all and (max-width: 767px)"> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/LPM-Loopmaster-1086-780.png" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" alt="Loopmasters"> </picture> </div> <div class="text-and-image__copy"> <h2 class="text-and-image__title"> Loopmasters </h2> <div class="text-long"> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Now expanded from 1GB to a whopping 4GB, the Loopmasters sample library included with every Novation Product is packed with professional quality, royalty-free loops and one-shots.</p> <p class="text-long__paragraph"><br /> Encompassing all contemporary genres – from blues, funk and hip-hop to bass, techno and all flavours of house – and taking in a huge range of electronic and acoustic instrumentation, it’s everything you need to start making music today!</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </article> </div> <div class="text-and-image 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also get an impressive library of free samples from Loopmasters, as well as our Bass Station and V-Station software plug-ins.</p> </div> <div class="text-and-image__buttons"> <a class="button button--cta" class="button--cta" data-button-label="View V-Station App Page" href="/v-station"> View V-Station App Page </a> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="features"> <div class="features__wrapper"> <div class="feature__item"><h3>Create Expressive Performances</h3> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Ultra-responsive, full-size, piano keyboard with semi-weighted action and aftertouch.</p></div> <div class="feature__item"><h3>Accurately Capture Your Playing</h3> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Our unique High Rate Scan (HRS) technology scans your keyboard 10,000 times per second to capture every nuance of your performance.</p></div> <div class="feature__item"><h3>Easily Assign All Controls</h3> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Easily control all major music software, including Ableton Live, Logic and Pro Tools, with Automap for instant hands-on DAW, instrument and plug-in control.</p></div> <div class="feature__item"><h3>Shape Your Sound</h3> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Endless smooth-action knobs, low-profile faders, assignable buttons and LCD feedback display for directly shaping your sound.</p></div> <div class="feature__item"><h3>Do More with Your Drum Pads</h3> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Velocity-sensitive pads for rolling and looping beats, designing arpeggios and launching clips in Ableton Live.</p></div> <div class="feature__item"><h3>Tough Enough to Tour</h3> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Solid and tough enough to handle the most demanding live situations.</p></div> <div class="feature__item"><h3>Plug-In and Play</h3> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Fully class compliant and USB bus-powered, so you can plug in and play on Mac or Windows without a power supply or drivers.</p></div> <div class="feature__item"><h3>Make Music Immediately</h3> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Comes with everything you need to start performing your music.</p></div> <div class="feature__item"><h3>Learn with Melodics</h3> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Free keys and pad drumming lessons with Melodics makes you get the most out of your controller straight out of the box.</p></div> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph--tech-spec" id="specs"> <div class="container"> <h1> Tech Spec </h1> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--tech-spec-text-block paragraph--view-mode--default tech__spec__block"> <h2 class="tech__spec_block__title"> Product Hardware Specifications </h2> <div class="tech_spec__block__feature"> <div class="text-long"> <ul class="text-long__list"><li>25, 49 or 61 note velocity sensitive piano style keyboard with assignable aftertouch</li> <li>8 multi-colour large backlit velocity sensitive drum pads</li> <li>8 endless encoders (infinite rotation)</li> <li>9 sliders (49 &amp; 61 note) 1 slider (25 note)</li> <li>6 dedicated transport controls</li> <li>Pitch bend and modulation wheels</li> <li>2 octave / transpose buttons</li> <li>Custom blue-backlit LCD display</li> <li>6 function buttons (4 with LED indicators)</li> <li>4 control switch buttons with LEDs (49 &amp; 61 note) 3 control switch buttons with LEDs (25 note)</li> <li>9 mute / solo buttons plus toggle button (49 &amp; 61 note)</li> <li>Arpeggiator with tap tempo and roll</li> <li>USB socket</li> <li>DC power socket</li> <li>Sustain pedal 1/4” jack socket</li> <li>Expression pedal 1/4” jack socket</li> <li>MIDI In and MIDI Out din sockets</li> <li>Kensington security slot</li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--tech-spec-text-block paragraph--view-mode--default tech__spec__block"> <h2 class="tech__spec_block__title"> Software Compatibility </h2> <div class="tech_spec__block__feature"> <div class="text-long"> <ul class="text-long__list"><li> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Ableton Live Lite 9 is included <br /> If you already have Ableton Live it must be version 8 or greater to work with Impulse. We recommend that you update to the latest version as previous versions of Ableton Live do not include the Impulse integration. Impulse will also work as a standard MIDI controller.</p> </li> <li> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Automap DAW and plug-in control software</p> <ul class="text-long__list"><li>Works with Logic, Pro Tools, Ableton, Cubase, Reason/Record, Sonar and more</li> <li>Includes editable QWERTY support for hardware controls</li> <li>A library of mappings for hundreds of plug-ins is available</li> <li>Automap works with VST and AU plug-ins, as well as RTAS and TDM plug-ins <br /> Automap with Pro-Tools does not include AAX plugin control</li> </ul></li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--tech-spec-text-block paragraph--view-mode--default tech__spec__block"> <h2 class="tech__spec_block__title"> Power Requirements </h2> <div class="tech_spec__block__feature"> <div class="text-long"> <ul class="text-long__list"><li>Fully USB bus powered <br /> Power supply not included</li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--tech-spec-text-block paragraph--view-mode--default tech__spec__block"> <h2 class="tech__spec_block__title"> Product Dimensions </h2> <div class="tech_spec__block__feature"> <div class="text-long"> <ul class="text-long__list"><li>Impulse 25: 525mm (20.6”) length x 332mm (13”) depth x 100mm (3.94”) height</li> <li>Impulse 49: 864mm (33.3”) length x 332mm (13”) depth x 100mm (3.94”) height</li> <li>Impulse 61: 1022mm (40.2”) length x 332mm (13”) depth x 100mm (3.94”) height</li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--tech-spec-text-block paragraph--view-mode--default tech__spec__block"> <h2 class="tech__spec_block__title"> OS Compatibility </h2> <div class="tech_spec__block__feature"> <div class="text-long"> <p class="text-long__paragraph">OS compatibilty not relevant for this product range/type</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/embed/62cYA2lyMH8">Watch video</a> <a href="#specs">Tech specs</a> <a href="/">Find a store</a> <a href="https://store.focusrite.com/en-gb/product/impulse-25/NOVIMP~NOVIMP25">Add to basket</a> <div class="text-long"> <p class="text-long__paragraph">Impulse is our ultra-responsive and expressive keyboard with loads of fully assignable controls. Designed for people who love to play keys, it's a pleasure to play and integrates seamlessly with Ableton Live, Logic Pro, Pro Tools and other major music software.</p> </div> Impulse 174.99 <picture class="responsive-img"> <!--[if IE 9]><video style="display: none;"><![endif]--> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-Header-2560-1000.png" media="all and (min-width:1280px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-Header-1536-732.png" media="all and (min-width: 768px) and (max-width: 1279px)"> <source srcset="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-header-750-980.png" media="all and (max-width: 767px)"> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img src="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-Header-2560-1000.png" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" alt="Impulse Header"> </picture> <a href="/taxonomy/term/8" hreflang="en">Impulse</a> <a href="/taxonomy/term/151" hreflang="en">Current</a> Keys NOVIMP25 <div class="product__wrapper--images"> <div class="product__image"><a href="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-overhead-1067-545.png" title="" data-colorbox-gallery="gallery-product_page-22-7onFoIhXSrA" class="colorbox" data-cbox-img-attrs="{&quot;alt&quot;:&quot;Impluse Front On&quot;}"><img src="/sites/novation/files/styles/slideshow/public/Impulse-overhead-1067-545.png?itok=OXo25bO8" width="750" height="290" alt="Impluse Front On" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" /> </a> </div> <div class="product__image"><a href="https://novationmusic.com/sites/novation/files/Impulse-ExpandedImage4-4000-2670.png" title="" data-colorbox-gallery="gallery-product_page-22-7onFoIhXSrA" class="colorbox" data-cbox-img-attrs="{&quot;alt&quot;:&quot;Impluse Side On&quot;}"><img src="/sites/novation/files/styles/slideshow/public/Impulse-ExpandedImage4-4000-2670.png?itok=o45uOk2X" width="750" height="501" alt="Impluse Side On" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" /> </a> </div> <button class="button button--regular button--modal" href="#modal" > View images </button> </div> Get More Creative <article> <img src="/sites/novation/files/Impulse-overhead-400-400.png" width="400" height="400" alt="Impulse" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img" /> </article> Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:30:03 +0000 ashleigh.hale 22 at https://novationmusic.com