The music video of “El Condor Pasa,” by Inka Gold, is a beautiful rendition of the classic Andean song. The two-member band consists of Oscar A Morales Vega on assorted pan flutes and his brother on the guitar.
They perform the song in a live setting, dressed in traditional Andean clothes. The video captures the essence of Andean culture and music, creating a mesmerizing experience for fans of the genre.
The pan flutes played by Oscar are the highlight of the video. His skills at playing the flutes create a hypnotic effect, transporting the listener to the high Andean mountains where the song originated.
The use of multiple-sized pan flutes adds depth to the music, creating a rich, layered, captivating, and soothing sound. The guitar played by Oscar’s brother is the perfect accompaniment to the pan flutes.
His strumming adds rhythm and energy to the song, creating a balance between the different instruments. In addition, the two brothers play seamlessly together, showcasing their years of experience playing music together.
The song “El Condor Pasa” is a timeless classic covered by many artists over the years. One of the famous versions is sung by Simon & Garfunkel. The song’s original composer, Daniel Alomía Robles, was inspired by the sight of a condor flying over the mountains.
The song captures the beauty and majesty of the Andes and has become an anthem for the region. The musical instruments used by the band are unique, especially the one which makes the bird sounds. The acoustic masterpiece draws the listeners to them.