Annual fundraiser for educational activities
$10,000 Goal! October–December 2017
Help HEARTLAND MARIMBA raise funds to support its educational efforts! Receive a gift (see below) when you donate at a certain level!
The Iowa Arts Council has awarded HM a grant to begin the projects below, but in order to successfully complete them matching funds have to be raised.
- Commission, premiere, record, and publish 6 new marimba quartets for high school level. (Recordings will be released to schools for free.)
- Commission, premiere, record, and publish concertos for marimba quartet with high school band and college orchestra.
- Do several free performances/presentations at schools in smaller, under-served communities.
- Build and launch our SoundWAYS (Workshop for Aspiring Young Soundmakers) program in multiple communities. The first workshop is planned for June 2018 in Cedar Rapids, IA.
- Develop our after school elementary music program for smaller, under-served communities.
HM is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your donation is tax deductible!
- Donations of $100+ - A download card of the Heartland Marimba Dances CD.
- $250+ - A copy of the Heartland Marimba Dances CD signed by HMQ.
- $500+ - A framed score page signed by HMQ (score of choice).
- $1000+ - Dedication of a new marimba quartet. [All programs, printed music, and program notes will mention donor's name.]