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About Aqua Afternoon...

"Gary brings instrumental music to a new dimension with his coupling of musical phrases."

- Leroy Zent, DJ
KGPR 89.9 FM, Great Falls, Montana
'...we very much like the beautiful new release from Gary Takesian here at 100,000 watt KUMD in Duluth, MN. Stunningly beautiful pieces!! Will be getting plenty of air-play (even given the pieces length it will be many spins a week) here on KUMD. "Morning Meditation" is an early favorite.'

- John Ziegler, Program Director
KUMD 103.3 FM, Duluth, Minnesota
"Evocative and sensual. Compares to Vangelis' 1979 masterpiece,"Opera Sauvage."

-Joe Flazh!, Arts Editor
The Aqua Afternoon CD has been selected as the soundscape to accompany the gallery exhibition, "ELEMENTS & FORMS" The Adorned Naked Male, (Andre DeLoach, photographer) at Flazh!Alley Studio, in San Pedro, California (September 13 through October 29, 2005).
"Aqua Afternoon (airplay mix) has aired on Soundspace. I'll be using other tracks on this CD in upcoming shows."

-Norvel Trosst, Producer/Host of Soundspace
KPBX FM-91, Spokane, Washington
Aqua Afternoon reaches #20 on the New Age/Ambient/World
Top 100 Chart
for September 2005 at NewAgeReporter.com