About MIchael Hurwitz

CEO, MIDI Kinetics.

Composer Tools Pro 1.1.4 adds keyswitch grid size option

Composer Tools Pro 1.1.14 adds the ability to set the number of rows and columns when using the keyswitch grid layout. This feature is particularly great for users with larger tablets, allowing you to see up to 64 keyswitches in a single page. The keyswitch font size will automatically scale to fit the key. The [...]

August 22nd, 2019|News|

Which tablet should I get?

Thinking about getting a tablet for music production? Which tablet should you get? It’s a question we are often asked! Whether you go for Android or iOS, here are our 2 golden rules: 1. Avoid old tablets. It is tempting to look on eBay for deals on older tablets. Unfortunately, the mobile space [...]

April 23rd, 2019|General|

Updates for Mojave now available

MKRecallSend and MKRecallTrigger have been updated, bringing Composer Tools Pro compatibility to macOS Mojave. You do not need to update Composer Tools Pro itself. MKTransport and C_brains are unaffected. Log-in to your account to download now.

January 30th, 2019|Troubleshooting|

New to Lemur? Still confused about Lemur Targets?

Let’s open up the Lemur Editor. Here we have a simple controller with 4 MIDI faders. We need to tell the faders where to send MIDI in our studio... The problem is…we can’t! Right now we’re in the Lemur Editor. The Editor doesn’t know if we will upload this controller to an iPhone, an [...]

December 28th, 2018|Troubleshooting|

Composer Tools Pro 1.1.12: Cubase, DP, and…Pro Tools!

Introducing MKRecallSend in AAX, VST2, and VST3 plugin formats. Our newest plugin, MKRecallSend, brings Composer Tools Pro support to Pro Tools, and greatly simplifies the process of setting up recall in DP. MKRecallSend communicates directly with MKConnect, broadcasting the recall message at light speed to all connected tablets running Composer Tools Pro. It’s very [...]

July 6th, 2018|Troubleshooting|

MK Connect Windows updated to v1.0.9

MK Connect for Windows v1.0.9 released, fixing a critical bug which prevented product license key activation. Recommended for all users. Download it here. Note: the minimum .NET version has been increased to v4.5. Windows 7 users can download the latest .NET versions here.

May 6th, 2018|Troubleshooting|

Composer Tools Recall comes to Cubase instrument tracks

Happy New Year to all! We hope you had a restful and cheerful holiday and that the creative juices are flowing, ready for a productive 2018. This past year has been immensely enjoyable for us, and we are more committed than ever to bringing you ever more powerful studio tools in the coming year. A [...]

January 8th, 2018|News|

Expression Map Converter updated to v1.0.1

Expression Map Converter updated to v1.0.1 containing minor bug fixes. Now available for download from your My Account page.

December 6th, 2017|News|

Composer Tools Pro v1.1.9 adds automatic recall on track selection (Cubase only).

Click a MIDI track in Cubase and Composer Tools Pro will automatically sync up to show your preset. No need to press the Recall button! It works in a very simple way: Clicking a track in Cubase sends out Controller #126. As soon as Composer Tools Pro receives Controller #126, it automatically sends out [...]

August 21st, 2017|News|

Composer Tools Pro v1.1.7 Adds Most Requested Features

New Features MIDI Kinetics always listens to feedback from our users. Composer Tools Pro v1.1.7 adds 4 highly requested features: 1. In Edit Mode, you can now have Composer Tools auto-assign the next available recall address. 2. In Prefs, you may now assign a global MIDI output channel. Note: Utility Buttons and Universal Faders are [...]

February 17th, 2017|News|