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Ariel Kalma is the kind of musician that collectors live their lives to find at the bottom of a dollar record bin, and the kind who fellow musicians hope to become. He is a composer who worked on the periphery of a fringe movement, whose early adherents have recently seen an explosion in popularity...

- Vivian Hua,

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Maui Postcard

Magical Island Vibe

Ariel spent much time on Maui with family and friends, playing jazz, reggae, and after buying studio equipment, recording for himself. Music was not released until much later from Australia.

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Living On A Volcano, 4:38, a special atmosphere on Maui: Roland workstation JW50, 1988

Conga j Whale Didge, 3:07, Bill visited, his low congas marking the beats along. 1987

Ellikariel, 1:28, Then I met Ellika Hansen, loved to record her precise voice. 1990

Hookipa Surfer, 3:48, the workstation JW50 was lots of fun to compose with! 1987

Sarala, 5:01, dedicated to her, who never arrived to visit us. The ESQ1 was great! 1986

Musing, 4:21, The ESQ1 was my first programmable synthesizer, loved it!  1986

Maui Men, 5:26, a Wasp synth Yamaha Portasound, recorder and hyperventilating men… 1987

O I Am Sax, 8:53, Recorded with all participants during a Tantra workshop, 1988