Posted by Adam Brennan for April 21, 2013
Join us Wednesday night, April 24th for an incredible opportunity to expand your world! At 7:30 pm in Steadman Theatre, the MU Percussion Studio will perform with Marimba Virtuoso Steven Chavez. Mr. Chavez will be concluding a week-long residency at Mansfield University. During his visit, he will provide individual and group instruction to MU Percussion Students which will culminate in an evening performance with Mr. Chavez and the MU Students. Featured will be Mr. Chavez on a variety of marimbas from around the world. These will include Mexican Marimbas, Guatemalan Marimba, Ecuadorian Marimba and African Marimba. Mr. Chavez is an expert on all of these instruments and has extensive experience with the cultures where he found these authentic instruments. According to Dr. Adam F. Brennan, Director of Bands and host for Mr. Chavez, “The experience Mr. Chavez brings us is world class. We are delighted that he can spend this time with us, educating us, performing with us and doing outreach to local communities.” Admission is FREE. Tell your friends! Bring your Family! There will be some audience participation!! For more information, contact Dr. Adam F. Brennan at email@example.com or call (570) 662-4735.