How To Setup the nanoKONTROL2 with Worship Essentials

  1. Connect your Korg nanoKONTROL2 to your computer, and reset it to factory settings.
  2. Install the KORG KONTROL Editor by dragging its folder to your Applications folder, and then open the app. Download KORG KONTROL Editor here:
  3. On the Editor launch screen, your connected nanoKONTROL2 will show - select it and proceed to the main Editor screen.
  4. Download our KORG KONTROL Editor config file for Worship Essentials from here:
  5. In the Editor, go to the menu: File > Open, click No, and open the downloaded config file "Worship Essentials.nktrl2_data". This will load into the Editor software the exact settings that work with Worship Essentials.
  6. Go to the menu: Connection > Write Scene Data and click OK. This will send our Worship Essentials settings from the Editor to the actual nanoKONTROL2 hardware, you'll see a short progress bar as the operation is processed. You can then quit the KORG KONTROL Editor.
  7. Then, simply open any of our Worship Essentials templates, and the nanoKONTROL2 will automatically sync to the controls in MainStage!

nanoKONTROL2 assignments in Worship Essentials:

0: Patch Channel 1 Volume (i.e. Piano)
1: Patch Channel 2 Volume (i.e. EP)
2: Patch Channel 3 Volume (i.e. Pad)
3: Patch Channel 4 Volume (i.e. Bass)
4: Patch Channel 5 Volume (i.e. Arp)
5: Patch Channel 6 Volume (i.e. Synth)
6: Drone Pad Volume
7: Master Volume
16: Piano Tone
17: Piano Verb
18: Pad Verb
19: Shimmer
20: Delay 1
21: Delay 2
22: Compressor
23: Synth Tone
58: Previous Patch
59: Next Patch
43: Panic
45: Tap Tempo
38: Drone Pad Motion 2 On/Off  
39: Mono Audio Output 
54: Drone Pad Motion 1 On/Off  
55: Delay 2 On/Off
70: Drone Tools On/Off
71: Delay 1 On/Off
32-37,48-53,64-69: S, M, R butttons, names are dependent on patch loaded

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