Apogee Electronics is pleased to introduce new control software for the Ensemble Thunderbolt™ audio interface that enables additional features and functionality. Apogee Control software has been built from the ground up to offer a highly customizable user interface that provides multi-unit support and compatibility with the Apogee Control iOS App as well as the Apogee Control hardware remote.

What’s New

  • Connect two Apogee Ensemble Thunderbolt interfaces to your Mac to double your analog inputs and outputs
  • All-new Apogee Control software replaces Maestro 2 and features a modern user interface you can customize for your workflow
  • Apogee Control software also lets you control Ensemble Thunderbolt with an iOS remote app and the Apogee Control hardware remote
  • Connect any Apogee Element interface to your Ensemble Thunderbolt and expand your system with Ensemble quality I/O at unprecedented prices

Multi-unit Support for Ensemble and Element Series

Connect two Ensemble Thunderbolt interfaces or an Ensemble Thunderbolt and an Element Series interface to your Mac and expand your studio.

All New Apogee Control Software

Apogee Control software replaces Maestro 2 and features a modern, streamlined interface that offers extensive flexibility and customization that can adapt to your creativity. Apogee Control is built for Ensemble Thunderbolt and Element Series interfaces allowing them to work together giving you a seamless and powerful user experience.

Mix tab includes all inputs, mix controls and monitor section.

Out tab includes all outputs and monitor section.

Essentials Control Strip

Maximize and arrange your workspace around your DAW with the compact Essentials Control strip.

The Essentials Control strip can be oriented vertically or horizontally.

Ensemble + Element 88 Essentials Control strip.

Real-time FX Send lets you use your DAW’s reverb and other effects with
Apogee Control’s low latency mixer. Learn more>

Select Ensemble’s built-in mic, an analog input or your Mac’s built-in mic for talkback
and activate via software to communicate with musicians over headphones.

Configure the Main output for multi-speaker systems up to 9.1 surround.

Apogee Control Remote for iOS

Apogee Control Mobile for iOS provides you with wireless control of the hardware settings included in the Apogee Control Essentials Window. Download the iOS App for free on your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch.

Apogee Control Hardware Remote

The Apogee Control hardware remote gives you instant access to Ensemble and Element input and output levels using the large control knob and 3 control knob focus buttons, plus direct access to a wide range of software functions using the 8 user-configurable hardware buttons. Apogee Control hardware remote connects directly to your Mac using the included USB cable.

Remote Control configuration window with dozens of assignable functions.