If marimba is your passion, then the Marimba 2010 International Festival and Conference is the place to be.
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From April 28 through May 1, marimba fans will gather in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota USA to celebrate the instrument through recitals, round-table discussions, master classes and a gamut of concerts.
World-class music organizations participating in the festival include The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Minnesota Orchestra, American Composers Forum, University of Minnesota, Minnesota Public Radio and many more.
With too many artists to list, a sampling of the artist roster includes Pius Cheung, Momoko Kamiya, Maraca2 (Jason Huxtable and Tim Palmer), Nanae Mimura, Eric Sammut, So Percussion (Eric Beach, Josh Quillen, Adam Sliwinski, and Jason Treuting), Julie Spencer, She-e Wu, Brian Zator and Nancy Zeltsman. Check out the complete artist list here.