Heartland Marimba

Celebrating classical marimba year-round with community, artists, and students through an all-encompassing mission!

HMQuartet Winter Tour
Feb
17
to Mar 8

HMQuartet Winter Tour

HMQ visits universities, high schools, and many other venues in

PHOENIX, AZ

SAN DIEGO & LA, CA

&

PACIFIC NW

for three weeks in February and March of 2017!

HMQ is the guest chamber ensemble for the Society of Composers, Inc. National Conference at the University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA!!

HMQ will premiere a concerto by Paul Alan Price-Brenner with the UPS Wind Ensemble, Gerard Morris, conductor at the SCI conference. A project supported in part by the Iowa Arts Council.

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HMQuartet Spring Tour
Apr
29
to May 7

HMQuartet Spring Tour

HMQ is back in Iowa for premiere performances of a concerto for marimba quartet and wind band by Paul Alan Price-Brenner with

ANKENY, ROOSEVELT, & DAVENPORT CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL BANDS,

and concerts (TBA) at the

FIGGE ART MUSEUM, Davenport, IA

&

OSTER REGENT THEATRE, Cedar Falls, IA!

The concerto project is supported in part by the Iowa Arts Council.

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HMF Academy Concerts
Jul
15
7:30pm 7:30pm

HMF Academy Concerts

Concert #4 of the HMF Academy 2017 featuring solo performances by artist faculty and students!

Concert located at Smith Scarabocchio Art Museum.

Featuring Matthew Coley and Michael J. Jones, soloists

Music: Light Currents (premiere) by Rain Worthington and Mvt. I of "Memory and Alterations" by Faye-Ellen Silverman (New York Women Composer artist), and other solo performances by Academy students

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HMF Academy Concerts
Jul
14
7:30pm 7:30pm

HMF Academy Concerts

  • Department of Music - Noel Fine Arts Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Concert #3 of the HMF Academy 2017 featuring Gordon Stout, student ensembles, HMQ, and the HMF MARIMBA ORCHESTRA!

Concert located at University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Michelsen Hall, Noel Fine Arts Center.

Music by: Gordon Stout, Gustav Holst, Franz Liszt, Emmanuel Chabrier, Franz Joseph Haydn, Andrew Rindflesch, and Alex Orfaly.

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HMF Academy CONCERTS
Jul
13
7:30pm 7:30pm

HMF Academy CONCERTS

  • Department of Music - Noel Fine Arts Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Concert #2 of the HMF Academy 2017 featuring student soloists and ensembles!

Concert located at University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Michelsen Hall, Noel Fine Arts Center.

Also featuring: Abby Fisher and Joe Millea, soloists, and the HMQuartet

Music: The blackbird at evening and Meadowlark, Mvt. I. All nature neglects by Tawnie Olson (New York Women Composer artist); Tarantelle by Louis Moreau Gottschalk; and other solos by Academy students

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HMF Academy CONCERTS
Jul
11
7:30pm 7:30pm

HMF Academy CONCERTS

  • Department of Music - Noel Fine Arts Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Opening Concert of the HMF Academy 2017 featuring Matthew Coley, HMQuartet, and HMCollective!

Concert located at University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Michelsen Hall, Noel Fine Arts Center.

Music by: Igor Stravinsky, Carlos Gardel, Astor Piazzolla, Franz Liszt, Joe Green, Henri Viuextemps/Clair O. Musser, Scott Blasco, Steven Simpson, Kevin Romanski, and Michael Burritt.

 

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HMF Academy
Jul
9
to Jul 16

HMF Academy

  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Department of Music (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The HMF Academy will be held at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. TOPIC of the course: Recording and Building a Diverse Artistic Future.

Student participation levels include: Recording Artist Participant, College Participant, or High School Participant. Learn, perform, and record along side full-time artists and a legendary teacher.

Artist Faculty:

  • Matthew Coley, artistic director
  • Gordon Stout, guest artist
  • The Heartland Marimba Quartet - Matthew Coley | Abby Fisher | Michael J. Jones | Joe Millea | Andrew Veit
  • Brian Baldauff, host
  • Sean Kleve, Clocks in Motion Percussion
  • Chad Jacobsen, recording engineer
  • The Heartland Marimba Collective - Matthew Coley | Jaime Esposito | Bridget Olenik | Scott Eiklenborg (intern)
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HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
13
7:00am 7:00am

HMQuartet Spring Tour

Master Class/Presentations all day for music students at Rosemount High School

Music by American composers: Scott Blasco, Michael Burritt, Alex Orfaly, Vincent Persichetti, Kevin Romanski, Faye-Ellen Silverman, Steven Simpson, Gordon Stout, and Sabrina Peña Young.

Tour Sponsors: Grinnell College Department of Music | Waterloo Center for the Arts | Several Anonymous Individuals

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HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
12
3:00pm 3:00pm

HMQuartet Spring Tour

  • Macalester Plymouth United Church Sanctuary (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

HMQ will present a PUBLIC MASTER CLASS.

Music by American composers: Scott Blasco, Michael Burritt, Alex Orfaly, Vincent Persichetti, Kevin Romanski, Faye-Ellen Silverman, Steven Simpson, Gordon Stout, and Sabrina Peña Young.

Tour Sponsors: Grinnell College Department of Music | Waterloo Center for the Arts | Several Anonymous Individuals

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HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
11
7:00pm 7:00pm

HMQuartet Spring Tour

HMQ will perform a feature concert on the Macalester Plymouth Artist Series.

Music by American composers: Scott Blasco, Michael Burritt, Alex Orfaly, Vincent Persichetti, Kevin Romanski, Faye-Ellen Silverman, Steven Simpson, Gordon Stout, and Sabrina Peña Young.

Tour Sponsors: Grinnell College Department of Music | Waterloo Center for the Arts | Several Anonymous Individuals

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HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
11
10:00am10:00am

HMQuartet Spring Tour

  • Grinnell College - Buckbaum Center for the Arts (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A master class open to the public at Grinnell College, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts, Room 103.

Music by American composers: Scott Blasco, Michael Burritt, Alex Orfaly, Vincent Persichetti, Kevin Romanski, Faye-Ellen Silverman, Steven Simpson, Gordon Stout, and Sabrina Peña Young.

Tour Sponsors: Grinnell College Department of Music | Waterloo Center for the Arts | Several Anonymous Individuals

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HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
10
7:30pm 7:30pm

HMQuartet Spring Tour

  • Grinnell College - Joe Rosenfield Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Concert featuring HMQ at 7:30 in the Joe Rosenfield Center (JRC), room 101.

Music by American composers: Scott Blasco, Michael Burritt, Alex Orfaly, Vincent Persichetti, Kevin Romanski, Faye-Ellen Silverman, Steven Simpson, Gordon Stout, and Sabrina Peña Young.

Tour Sponsors: Grinnell College Department of Music | Waterloo Center for the Arts | Several Anonymous Individuals

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HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
9
7:30pm 7:30pm

HMQuartet Spring Tour

Concert at 7:30 pm on the Indian Hills Performing Arts Series.

HMQ will also present a master class at 4:00-4:45 pm at Indian Hills Community College.

Music by American composers: Scott Blasco, Michael Burritt, Alex Orfaly, Vincent Persichetti, Kevin Romanski, Faye-Ellen Silverman, Steven Simpson, Gordon Stout, and Sabrina Peña Young.

Tour Sponsors: Grinnell College Department of Music | Waterloo Center for the Arts | Several Anonymous Individuals

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HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
8
6:00pm 6:00pm

HMQuartet Spring Tour

HMQ officially launches with its first concert in the Culinary Loft of the Des Moines Social Club! Doors open for the party at 6pm. Food served and included in admission price.

CONCERT BEGINS AT 7:30pm. There will be a cash bar.

$25 admission | $10 students

Music by American composers: Scott Blasco, Michael Burritt, Alex Orfaly, Vincent Persichetti, Kevin Romanski, Faye-Ellen Silverman, Steven Simpson, Gordon Stout, and Sabrina Peña Young.

Tour Sponsors: Grinnell College Department of Music | Waterloo Center for the Arts | Several Anonymous Individuals

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HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
8
4:30pm 4:30pm

HMQuartet Spring Tour

HMQ holds an "After School Special Concert" for students from 4:30-5:15 in the Culinary Loft of the Des Moines Social Club.

$5 students | $15 adults

Music by American composers: Scott Blasco, Michael Burritt, Alex Orfaly, Vincent Persichetti, Kevin Romanski, Faye-Ellen Silverman, Steven Simpson, Gordon Stout, and Sabrina Peña Young.

Tour Sponsors: Grinnell College Department of Music | Waterloo Center for the Arts | Several Anonymous Individuals

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