If I could
describe our music in one word, it would be vibrante
(vibrant). It vibrates with the life, energy, and pure air of
our mountain homeland and its people. This is the sound we
create when we breathe air into our panpipes, or fill our lungs
with air to sing. We are the heart and soul of the Andes.
Villalobos, Artistic Director of Inca Son
instruments are uniquely beautiful in look and sound. Learn
about the instruments played by Inca Son.
stringed instrument made from the body of an armadillo
Invented more than 2000 years ago, these double-row flutes are
called sikus in the native Andean Quechua language