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“Art - in all its forms - has a singular capacity to transform us, make us take a little extra time for thought, and allow us the space we need to find peace.” - Kala Maxym

Art, food, music, wine, travel, language, people: Founder and CEC (Chief Event Composer) Kala Maxym thrives at the intersection of it all. Her zest for a rich life, filled with meaningful, immersive experiences led Kala to found her LA-based music tasting business, Five Senses Tastings.

At Five Senses Tastings, Kala composes occasions for people to engage and experience the stories of their lives more fully and purposefully, harnessing the power of music to communicate deeply and experience profoundly.

A Five Senses Tasting event is more than just a palette of carefully selected wine, incredible food, and music playing in the background. Kala combines the art of storytelling with the science of taste, smell, and sound to create custom-blended experiences that entice guests to explore the deeper meaning of the event and the moment they are celebrating.

Playing Cherubino in Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro in Cap Ferrat, France.

Stemming from an incredibly diverse professional background in music, the arts, government (yes, she did have a secret clearance once!), non-profits, gemology, startups, and more, Kala calls on her multifaceted background and creative energies to compose unique, full-sensory events for her clients.

Grateful for each and every adventure this life has to offer, Kala lives to to share her stories with clients and create new experiences that creates cherished events and occasions.


“Kala, you were amazing! Thank you for guiding us through such a beautifully curated, magical experience. I’ve never been to anything quite like it!”
— Jenna A. Guest at Private Tasting Event