Largest marimba
Eduardo Baltazar Solorzano Árcia
Mexico (Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas.)
The largest marimba measures 1 m 1.4 cm (3 ft 3 in) high, 4 m 10 cm (13 ft 5 in) long, 1 m 43.9 cm (4 ft 8 in) wide at the bass end and 34.2 cm (1 ft 1 in) wide at the high end and was created by Eduardo Baltazar Solorzano Árcia (Mexico). It was presented and measured in Ocosingo, Chiapas, Mexico, on 22 April 2009. The tonal range of the instrument is 4 Octaves. It has 103 keys, 103 resonators, and is built from 8 different types of wood.