The kalimba is a modern version of the ancient African mbira, or thumb piano. Now made by people all over the world, this instrument can take you deep into the past, or far into the future with its simple yet rhythmically and harmonically expressive music.
Kalimba Magic has a wider selection of kalimbas than any other seller in the world. The Kalimba Magic Catalog app helps you make an informed decision when you purchase a kalimba from Kalimba Magic.
The app contains descriptions, photographs, and high quality sound recordings of 57 different types of kalimba. Many of the kalimbas also have recordings of alternate tunings. Have fun listening to the meditative, relaxing, ancient, and... modern sounds of the kalimba! Use earphones if convenient,
- Kalimba Magic also gives you the tools you need to succeed on your kalimba journey, including dozens of books and hundreds of online tips and articles that will help you improve your kalimba playing and musical understanding in so many ways.
- This free app doesn't require any additional subscriptions or registrations.
- Access to 60-90 second high quality stereo sound recording downloads of each kalimba/tuning.
- In-app purchase of kalimbas, kalimba books, and kalimba downloads.
- Each kalimba shows the books and downloads that will work with it.
- Featuring kalimbas by Hugh Tracey (South Africa), Hokema (Germany), Goshen (West Virginia), Roots Production (France), and Marek Bolf (Slovakia).
- Featuring dozens of alternate kalimba tunings, each with different emotional expressions.
- The History page has a thoughtful illustrated history of the kalimba.
- The Resources page has links to 22 important web resources for kalimba players.
- The "My Kalimbas" section lets you save favorite kalimbas and return to them.
- The Book view lets you browse through all the kalimba books and downloads.
You can learn more about Kalimba Magic at www.kalimbamagic.com
Most songs and all performances Copyright 2017 Mark Holdaway