Gilberto Jarquín

Gilberto Jarquín is one of the most in-demand drummers on the Costa Rican music scene. His versatility has led him to play from R&B, Traditional Costa Rican Music, Soul, Rock, Pop and mostly Jazz, genre where his career as a performer and composer most stands out. He is a current member of the most prestigious band in Costa Rican music, Malpaís, where for over 22 years of artistic career, the band became a true leader in the rescue of Costa Rican folklore and traditions.



Message to CANOPUS

Product (Snare Drum) : The Maple
Best maple snare in the market, period! it’s sensitivity goes just perfect for my jazz music.

Product (Drum Kit): RFM
Very warm and such a pure sound, as never seen before on any other brand. Very dynamic tuning range…there’s something magical in these drums!


Products in use


Natural Oil
18 x 14 Bass Drum
10 x 7 Tom
13 x12 Floor Tom
14 x 13 Floor Tom