Biography

Inka Marka is an Australian band that plays Latin American music. Their album Auki Auki was nominated for 2000 ARIA Award for Best World Music Album.

Music of the Andes 

We are the group, Inka Marka, based in Melbourne, Australia, who plays music from South America. 

Music of the Andes. A very exciting group that plays music from South America. Andean music is traditional music from Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, and Chili. They combine the haunting melodies of the Panflute and Quena (bamboo flute) with rich sounds of the guitar and Charango (small ten string instrument). Inka Marka plays traditional and contemporary music. 

Andean music is traditional music from Bolivia, Peru, and Ecuador 

Our energetic performances include traditional and contemporary music from this region. 

Inka Marka combines the haunting melodies of the Panflute and Quena with the rich string sounds of the Guitar, Charango, and Violin. 

Performances are well received by audiences of all ages. The music includes strong lively songs, to slow, ethereal and mystical melodies of the Inka nation, of times past and almost forgotten. 

The band members have long individual careers as performers and entertainers both in Australia and overseas 

Inka Marka has played throughout Australia, Japan, the Pacific region, Africa and the Americas and would now like to bring their unique blend of South American music to you.

  

Members

Jose Diaz Rodriguez  
Michel Bestrin  
Enrique' Berbis Sanchez  
Karen Ivanyi  
Henry Saavedra  
 

Former members  

Orlando Arias  
John Paul Pincheira  
Rodrigo Santelices  
Cristian Seguin  
Jaime Carrasco  
Juan Paredes  
Andrew Mellado  
Jorge Cuiza  
John Kendall

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