The Earley Center for Performing Arts is located in the northeast corner of the MN State Mankato campus. It is best reached by driving up Val Imm Drive from downtown or off Warren Street onto Birchwood from the east.
Music Performance Series: Heartland Marimba Ensemble
This Event Occurred in the Past.
MANKATO, Minn. – Minnesota State University, Mankato's Department of Music will host a performance of the Heartland Marimba Quartet on Monday, Oct. 16 at 7:30 p.m. in Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for the Performing Arts.
The four performers of the Heartland Marimba Quartet come from four states: Iowa, Illinois, Texas and Arizona. The Heartland Marimba Quartet is a subsidiary of the Heartland Marimba Festival organization, based at the Heartland Marimba Quartet Academy at the University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point.
All of the members are accomplished and award-winning solo players in the percussion field. Matthew Coley, Heartland Marimba Quartet director, has formed this group in order to provide a strong presence and public image year-round for the Heartland Marimba Festival, and to continue to forge a path of gainful opportunities for professional marimba players. The ensemble’s appearance in Mankato is part of an Upper Midwest tour throughout Iowa, Illinois, Wisconsin and Minnesota.
Concert admission is $12; $11 for students with a valid MavCard. Discount tickets are available online for University students. Advance purchase is strongly encouraged. Those who wish to purchase tickets online should go to www.mnsu.edu/music. For more information, call the Performance Series office, (507) 389-5549.
Music is a department within the College of Arts & Humanities, www.mnsu.edu/carts/, at MN State Mankato. Follow the College on Facebook: @cahmankato.