Genaro Manoblanca, Marimba Maker

Genaro Manoblanca makes “marimbas”. The sound of his instruments travels through the wind, among the trees and through the river, brightening up the lives of those who receive it. If they listen carefully, they will find the music key and the origin of the legend of one of the most talented musicians that ever existed in the jungle.

Data sheet
Category: Children’s and Young Adult Literature
ISBN: 978-958-705-785-0
Publication date: 26/02/2013
Extent: 64 pp.
Format: 12 x 19 cm

Author´s biography

Juan Manuel Roca (Medellín, 1946). Poet, essayist, art critic and journalist. Is one of the most representative writers in the country. He has received numerous awards for his work, both in Colombia and internationally. Genaro Manoblanca, fabricante de marimbas  is his first children’s book.