Spring Percussion Concert Slated for March 6 at UM

February 23, 2015

MISSOULA The University of Montana Percussion Ensemble and Islanders Steel Drum Band will present their spring concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 6, in the Dennison Theatre on the UM campus.

The concert will feature the music of renowned jazz guitarist Pat Metheny along with an eclectic mix of percussion music played on a variety of instruments, from marimbas to tin cans. The concert also will feature the Caribbean sounds of the UM Islanders Steel Drum Band.

Tickets are $11 for general admission, $6 for seniors and $5 for students. For more information call percussion studies Director Robert Ledbetter at 406-243-4819 or email robert.ledbetter@umontana.edu.

Contact: Robert Ledbetter, director of percussion studies, UM School of Music, 406-243-4819, robert.ledbetter@umontana.edu.