Chances are, you’ve never heard four marimbas in harmony live before. Or at all.
Here’s your opportunity when the Heartland Marimba Quartet performs at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at Imago in Elgin, hosted by Chamber Music on the Fox.
“There are many great pieces for marimba quartet,” said Matthew Coley, marimba artist. “When compared to string quartet music, it really isn’t that much, but for the percussion world, it has become an independent genre.”
One that is growing, thanks in part to the instrument’s unusual sound.[Read more…] about Heartland Marimba Quartet Shines Spotlight on Unusual Instrument