Heartland Marimba

Celebrating classical marimba year-round with communities, artists, and students!

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High School participants

√  All students and artists will participate in percussion/marimba orchestra pieces.

√  All students will receive:

  • 2 private lessons from artists
  • chamber music coaching sessions
  • master classes on a variety of topics (performance practices/interpretation, recording and editing, movement for marimbists, history, career development, and more)

√  HOUSING: travel, and room and board costs are included in tuition fee. Your room housing will be chaperoned. 3 meals a day will be included.

√  The 50% deposit is a NONREFUNDABLE place-holder for your spot at the Academy. All remaining tuition and housing fees must be paid on or before the first day of the Academy.

√  Your spot is reserved once you have completed all required registration items; i.e. registration form, tuition payment/deposit, and other requirements depending upon level.

Registration & FEE PAYMENT DEADLINES:

  • july 1 – REGISTRATION FOR COLLEGE/YOUNG-PROFESSIONAL, AND HIGH SCHOOL PARTICIPANTS

  • Tuition deposit due – 50% of tuition
    • $400 for high school
  • Registration form
  • Video/Audio Link (YouTube, Vimeo, SoundCloud, Dropbox, etc.) – Encouraged, but not required
  • JULY 11 – REMAINING TUITION PAYMENT DUE


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The Festival

  • July 11 (evening meeting)–14 [July 11 and 15 are travel days]
  • No audition – Submit application form and tuition fee/deposit through website links.
  • Participation at this level includes many classes, lessons, and performance opportunities.
    • High School students will get ample time to work on technique and musicality with artists in master classes and private lessons!
  • TUITION FEES:
    • $400 or 50% deposit (DUE 7/1)
    • Includes housing and meals.

 

A typical day at the HMFestival can include:

  • Small chamber ensemble rehearsals
  • A private lesson
  • Practice time
  • Social time
  • Master classes and lectures
  • Marimba orchestra rehearsal
  • A midday recital and/or evening concert
  • Recording session
  • Editing session