Heartland Marimba Festival

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

HMQuartet Fall Tour
Oct
13
7:00 pm19:00

HMQuartet Fall Tour

  • Waterloo Center for the Arts

HMQ opens its Fall Tour 2017 with a concert in the Law Court Theatre of the Waterloo Center for the Arts!

Sponsored by:

Waterloo Center for the Arts

Waterloo Center for the Arts

HMQuartet Fall Tour
Oct
14
10:00 am10:00

HMQuartet Fall Tour

  • Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Artst Center

HMQ performs for the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony's Lollipop Series (free concerts for children) in the lobby of the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center!

HMQuartet Fall Tour
Oct
16
8:00 am08:00

HMQuartet Fall Tour

  • Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony

HMQ does outreach for the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony's Ensembles-in-Schools program!

HMQuartet Fall Tour
Oct
16
7:30 pm19:30

HMQuartet Fall Tour

  • Mankato State University - Earley Center for the Performing Arts

HMQ performs a concert at Mankato State University- - Earley Center for the Performing Arts!

HMQuartet Fall Tour
Oct
17
9:00 am09:00

HMQuartet Fall Tour

  • Mankato State University - Earley Center for the Performing Arts

TBA - HMQ holds a master class at Mankato State University - Earley Center for the Performing Arts!

HMQuartet Fall Tour
Oct
19
7:30 pm19:30

HMQuartet Fall Tour

  • St. Cloud State University - Performing Arts Center

HMQ performs a concert at St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN!

HMQuartet Fall Tour
Oct
20
12:00 pm12:00

HMQuartet Fall Tour

  • St. Cloud State University - Performing Arts Center

HMQ presents a master class/lecture at St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN!


HMF Academy Concerts
Jul
15
7:30 pm19:30

HMF Academy Concerts

  • Smith Scarabocchio Art Museum

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

HMF Academy Concerts
Jul
14
7:30 pm19:30

HMF Academy Concerts

  • Department of Music - Noel Fine Arts Center

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.

HMF Academy CONCERTS
Jul
13
7:30 pm19:30

HMF Academy CONCERTS

  • Department of Music - Noel Fine Arts Center

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

HMF Academy CONCERTS
Jul
11
7:30 pm19:30

HMF Academy CONCERTS

  • Department of Music - Noel Fine Arts Center

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.

 

HMF Academy
Jul
9
Jul 16

HMF Academy

  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Department of Music

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)
HMCollective Summer Tour - New Venue!
Jun
27
7:30 pm19:30

HMCollective Summer Tour - New Venue!

  • Brown Derby Ballroom

HMC performs an evening concert at the Brown Derby Ballroom in Waterloo, IA!*

*Please note: this concert was originally scheduled for the Oster Regent Theatre.

Thanks to the Brown Derby Ballroom for helping to support this concert.

HMCollective Summer Tour
Jun
22
6:45 pm18:45

HMCollective Summer Tour

  • RiverLoop Amphitheatre

HMC performs a concert at the RiverLoop Amphitheatre from 6:45-7:15 and then performs on feature selections with the Waterloo Municipal Band at 7:30!

 

HMCollective Summer Tour
Jun
5
Jun 8

HMCollective Summer Tour

  • West Music Recital Hall

HMC will be in residence at the West Music Recital Hall space in Coralville, IA for the week. This event is sponsored by Percussion Source, a division of West Music.

HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
13
7:00 am07:00

HMQuartet Spring Tour

  • Rosemount High School

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

HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
12
3:00 pm15:00

HMQuartet Spring Tour

  • Macalester Plymouth United Church Sanctuary

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

HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
11
7:00 pm19:00

HMQuartet Spring Tour

  • Macalester Plymouth United Church

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

HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
11
10:00 am10:00

HMQuartet Spring Tour

  • Grinnell College - Buckbaum Center for the Arts

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

HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
10
7:30 pm19:30

HMQuartet Spring Tour

  • Grinnell College - Joe Rosenfield Center

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

HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
9
7:30 pm19:30

HMQuartet Spring Tour

  • Indian Hills Community College

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

HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
8
6:00 pm18:00

HMQuartet Spring Tour

  • Des Moines Social Club

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

HMQuartet Spring Tour
Mar
8
4:30 pm16:30

HMQuartet Spring Tour

  • Des Moines Social Club

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