Los Chasquis means “ the messengers “ in Quechua, the language spoken by the Incas in the highlands of Peru, Boliva, Chile, Ecuador and Argentina.?
The music is haunting and vigorous, it mixes the feeling of South America and the influence of Europe and Africa.
Instruments included Zamponas ( Pan-Piers), Quena ( Bamboo Flute ), Charango ( ten stringed small Guitar), Drums and Guitar. The band is both instumental and vocal, songs are sang in Spanish, Aymara and Quechua.?
Los Chasquis is usually a four piece, solo, duo or trio is also possible. Sound system may be needed for larger audiences but the group can be acoustic.
Surprise your senses.. Experience Los Chasquis.