Los Cinco Hermanos
The Five Brothers
This five-movement suite for solo marimba, written in April 2010, reviews five of the personalities within each human being.
This work attempts to use a contemporary style to describe human traits that make us unique, yet complex and wonderful.
I. Extrovert: cheerful, agile, light, and playful.
DETAILS OF THE WORK
Marimba 4.5 octaves (F2-C7)
II. Meditative: represents a being who likes silence. Someone who, in concentration, feels at ease contemplating and letting himself be carried away by the essence of an idea.
V.Passionate: represents being spiritually demonstrative. That human being who has no qualms about sharing their feelings with the world and also causes us to share our feelings with others.
III. Furious: represents a very angry person, someone who cannot control their impulses; very agitated, frantic and violent in character.
IV. Introvert: mysterious, shy, insecure.