Aurora – Open Source MIDI DJ Mixer

July 10, 2008  |  Gear & Hardware, Videos  |  Share

Aurora is a usb powered multichannel mixer in a typical dj form factor. The device features two linear channel faders, a single a/b crossfader and eight backlit buttons. Twenty four backlit knobs allow you to control effects. Aurora, unlike most midi controllers, enhances performances with controllable ambient lighting. Aurora easily integrates with your favorite midi compatible software (auroramixer.com)


aurora Open Source DJ Mixer\MIDI Hardware w/ Ableton Live from mcubed on Vimeo.

This is a DJing demonstration using aurora to control Ableton Live. The video is an overhead shot of the user adjusting the mixer’s faders, knobs, and buttons to mix the music. The video cuts between two types of scenes. The lit scenes show a user controlling the music. The dark scenes highlight aurora’s ambient lighting system.

Link to product website
(via futuremusic.com)

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