Concert: Marimba Bands and Ensembles

Event Details

April 26, 2017
7:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
$3 for UMass students; $5 other students/seniors; $10 General Public
Department of Music and Dance

The Department of Music and Dance presents a performance by their Marimba Ensembles and Bands led by Thomas P. Hannum.

Five different marimba groups will be on hand to perform a varied program that will appeal to wide range of audiences. Selections will include arrangements of works by Beethoven, Grieg, and Philip Glass, plus popular favorites like “Don’t You Worry About A Thing,” “Georgia on My Mind,” and even the theme song from The Flintstones.

For the concert finale, the groups will combine to perform a rousing rendition of Eric Whitacre’s “Fly to Paradise.” 


Bowker Auditorium is located within Stockbridge Hall.

Event Category

Music Music Performance