Welcome to HYBRID KEYS


Welcome to the Play Series HYBRID KEYS online manual. Read this user guide and learn how to make pianos, organs and keyboard-based blends in KONTAKT.

As part of the KONTAKT Play Series of instruments, HYBRID KEYS offers a unique sound pallet of keyboard-based blends. These hybrid patches combine samples drawn from pianos, organs, harpsichords and more, with synthesizers, mallets and creative effects processing. The result is not of your typical keyboard instrument, rather one that facilitates experimentation and encourages you to explore new areas in sound.

HYBRID KEYS aims to balance intuitive, performance-focused control with nuanced sound design. The macros offer quick and dynamic control over the synth engine, enabling you to effortlessly shape presets and customise your own sounds. For those who wish to go deeper in sound design, you will find powerful sound editing tools and custom effects chains that offer further control and inspiration. HYBRID KEYS also contains an analog-style sequencer that can produce chords, arpeggios and melodic, rhythmical patterns. Ultimately, these tools aim to empower you in your own sound creation!


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