The Kalimba

 

Kalimba

The Kalimba is one of the most magical, therapeutic, fun, portable, affordable instruments on the planet and everyone should own one.

The Kalimba or thumb piano is a modern adaptation of the mbira, an African instrument with an ancient story.

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 Now there is exciting news in the kalimba world: AMI has released the chromatic kalimba. This new instrument simply adds the chromatic notes (sharps and flats) to the back of an alto kalimba.

chromatic kalimbaIt’s a simple, elegant design that now allows a player to play in any key.

Contact Tom Gates:

email: islandarts@sbcglobal.net

tel: 619-251-2907