Matthew Coley is an internationally acclaimed performer and the founding executive/artistic director of Heartland Marimba (HM). He has been described as “off the charts” (John Cook, Westminster Presbyterian Fine Arts Series, Des Moines, IA), while “delivering virtuoso…exquisite soloing on marimba” (Lauren Warnecke). Performing on marimba, percussion, hammered dulcimer/cimbalom, and glass, Matthew travels regularly bringing the beauty of the marimba’s singing wood and the diverse timbre of other percussion and dulcimers to many audiences. Matthew has performed in over 35 US states, 10 countries, and as a soloist with ensembles/organizations throughout the US and abroad.
Free and open to the public. A goodwill offering will be accepted.