The SOUNDWELL DEK is a multi-functional Smart Instrument designed by Dean M Hovey. It allows the user to play perfectly in the Key of any song automatically.
Stream a song from your computer and The DEK will instantly map the Key correct notes over its sensors providing you with the perfect music environment to play in. This Smart Mode works through our free Playlist Player and also with Ableton Live using our Max For Live patch.
You can also use the DEK in standalone mode and Touch Select the Key to play in manually. On Key selection, The DEK will map single notes and chords into your selected Key to perform perfectly with any track live or in studio. With the ability to change note duration, engage Mono, DYAD, TRIAD, 1st inversion, 2nd inversion or the 7th, 9th, 11th and 13th The DEK is capable of voicing any chord you like.
There is no Load time on Key Select - all Scales are present immediately !
You can select the Scales to play between, all diatonic and pentatonic scales, Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolydian, Aeolian, Locrian and Exotics too. Transpose the Key in half step intervals with the use of the PITCH up and down controls. The DEK can also be used as Transport control for your DAW. With our Expansion Software there are more than a Million Key Scale options to choose from and you can create your very own Scales from scratch !
The heavy duty frame allows safe travel to and from the studio, jam session or live performances. The multi color backlit keys allow for a clear visual everywhere you play.