Matthew Coley

SCHEDULE

October 12-28, 2019 - IA & IL

HEARTLAND MARIMBA QUARTET Fall Residency/Tour

See schedule for HMQ tour here.


 

June 24-30 (TBA), 2019 - Midwest

HEARTLAND MARIMBA ENSEMBLE Tour

Visit the HM website for more information.


 

June 19-23 (TBA), 2019 - Midwest

HEARTLAND MARIMBA FESTIVAL – HMS, HMQ, HME, and guest soloists and ensembles

Visit the HM website for more information.


 

June 6-15 (TBA), 2019 - Midwest tour

Introducing the HEARTLAND MARIMBA SYMPHONY – HMQ+HME+

Visit the HM website for more information.


 

May, 2019 - NYC

May 8 – 12:30pm, Solo Concert at Queensborough Community College

May 9 – TBA

May 10 – TBA

May 11 – 7pm, Berkhout Marimba Concerto with the Queer Urban Orchestra

May 12 – 4pm, Berkhout Marimba Concerto with the Queer Urban Orchestra


 

April 1-3, 2019 - Edwardsville, IL

Residency at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville

April 2 - Concert with the SIU Percussion Ensemble


 

March 23 & 24, 2019 - Dubuque, IA

Timpani with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra


 

March, 2019 - Allentown, PN and region

TBA - CLOCKS in MOTION Residency at Muhlenberg College

Visit the CiM website for more information.


 

February 23 & 24, 2019 - Dubuque, IA

Timpani with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra


 

February, 2019 - Kansas

TBA - Residency at Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS and more


 

February 10, 2019 - Decatur, IL 

2:00pm - Solo Concert at Millikin University

6:00pm - Master Class


 

February, 2019 - Radford, VA

TBA - Residency and Recording at Radford University


 

January 22-25, 2019 - Kalamazoo, Michigan

CLOCKS in MOTION Residency at Western Michigan University

Visit the CiM website for more information.


 

January 5, 2019 - Minneapolis, MN

CLOCKS in MOTION at the Minnesota Percussion Association Day of Percussion

Visit the CiM website for more information.


 

December 19, 2018 - Middleton, WI

7:30pm - Cimbalom with the Middleton Community Orchestra.


 

December 4, 2018 - Moline, IA

Percussion with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra


 

December 1 & 2, 2018 - Dubuque, IA

Percussion with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra


 

November 3-16, 2018 - IA, MN, WI, IL, & IN

HEARTLAND MARIMBA QUARTET Principal Vibration Tour

See schedule for HMQ tour here.


 

October 31, 2018 - Dubuque, IA 

Percussion with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra


 

October 25, 2018 - Cedar Rapids, IA

Solo Marimba Concert at Mercy Medical Center


 

October 22, 2018 - Waverly, IA

7:30pm – Solo Concert with the Heartland Marimba Ensemble featuring Catch Your Breath by B. Berkhout, Concerto in C by F. J. Haydn, and Grand Chromatic Galop by F. Liszt, Wartburg College, Waverly, Iowa

Visit the HM website for more information.


 

October 13 & 14, 2018 - Dubuque, IA 

Percussion with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra


 

October 3, 2018 - Dubuque, IA 

Percussion with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra


 

September 15-24, 2018 - Madison, WI and region

CLOCKS in MOTION Fall Tour

Visit the CiM website for more information.


 

August 2, 2018 - Des Moines, IA

Marimba at the Des Moines Art Center for the 2018 Arts Summit.


 

July 11-14, 2018 - Blacksburg, VA

HEARTLAND MARIMBA FESTIVAL & ORCHESTRA

Visit the HM website for more information.


 

June 24, 2018 - Dubuque, IA

Percussion with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra.


 

June 18, 2018 - Spring Green, WI

7:30pm - Solo cimbalom/dulcimer concert at Taliesin's Hillside Theatre as part of the Rural Musician's Forum Concert Series with the Heartland Marimba Ensemble as guest performers.


 

June 9, 2018 - La Crosse, WI

Timpani with the La Crosse Symphony Orchestra.


 

June 2018 - Iowa and surrounding states

HEARTLAND MARIMBA ENSEMBLE Summer Tour

Visit the HM website for more information.


 

May 12, 2018 - Cedar Falls, IA

7:30pm - Cimbalom with the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra.


 

April 29-May 11, 2018 - Iowa

HEARTLAND MARIMBA QUARTET Spring Tour

See schedule for HMQ tour here.


 

April 26-28, 2018 - Columbia, MO

Adjudicating for the Missouri State High School Solo and Ensemble Festival.


 

April 22, 2018 - St Paul, MN

2pm - Solo cimbalom and marimba concert at Studio Z.


 

April 22, 2018 - St Paul, MN

10am - Premiere of Canticle of the Sun by Jared Coffin with the Macalester Plymouth United Church Choir.


 

April 13-15, 2018 - Dubuque, IA

Percussion for the West Side Story production with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra.


 

March 25, 2018 - Dubuque, IA

Percussion with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra.


 

March 24, 2018 - Cedar Falls, IA

Cimbalom for a Hungarian Concert Preview Fundraiser for the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony.


 

March 15, 2018 - La Crosse, WI

Glass Xylophone for Youth Concerts with the La Crosse Symphony Orchestra


 

March 5-8, 2018 - Seattle/Tacoma area

March 5 - Presentations at Ballard High School, Seattle, WA

March 6 - Presentations at North Thurston High School, Lacey, WA

March 7 - Presentations at Stadium High School, Tacoma, WA

March 7 - Presentations at Bremerton High School, Bremerton, WA

March 8 - Presentations at Peninsula High School, Gig Harbor, WA


 

February 14-March 3, 2018 - Phoenix, San Diego/LA, and Pacific NW

HEARTLAND MARIMBA QUARTET Winter Tour

See schedule for HMQ tour here.


 

February 5, 2018 - Knoxville, TN

8pm - Solo marimba concert at the Emporium - Arts & Culture Alliance.


 

December 10, 2017 - Cedar Falls, IA

4pm - Concert with the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra


 

"Welcome Bach Holidays!" solo marimba concert tour

November 26, 2017 - Skokie, IL

3pm - Skokie Library • Petty Auditorium

December 6, 2018 - Cedar Falls, IA

Noon - Live performance on Iowa Public Radio • IPR Studios, Communications Building, University of Northern Iowa

December 7, 2017 - Mt. Pleasant, IA

5:30pm - Performance at Mt. Pleasant Sunnybrook Assisted Living

December 8, 2017 - Quincy, IL

3:30pm - Master Class

7:30pm - Concert • Quincy University

December 9, 2017 - St. Paul, MN

7:00pm - Macalester Plymouth United Church • 1658 Lincoln Ave., St. Paul, MN

December 21, 2017 - Cedar Rapids, IA

6:00pm - Whipple Auditorium • Cedar Rapids Public LIbrary • 450 5th Ave. SE, Cedar Rapids, IA • $15 suggested donation

December 22, 2017 - Madison, WI

7:00pm - Landmark Auditorium • First Unitarian Society of Madison • $15 suggested donation

REPERTOIRE will be selected from:

Jingle Bell Rock – Bobby Helms/arr. by Coley

Prelude and Fugue Nos. 1-3 from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II – J.S. Bach/arr. by Coley

Catching Up – Rain Worthington (a New York Women Composers artist) [Premiered on 12/8 concert.]

Sleigh Ride – Leroy Anderson/arr. by John Eidsvoog/Coley

Magic Flute Medley – A. Mozart/arr. by Coley

Prelude and Fugue Nos. 4-6 from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II – J.S. Bach/arr. by Coley

Frosty the Snowman – W. Rollins/S. Nelson/arr. by Coley


 

November 11, 2017 - La Crosse, WI

7:30pm - Timpani with the La Crosse Symphony Orchestra


 

October 29, 2017 - Cedar Falls, IA

4pm - Concert with the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra


 

September 26-27, 2017 - Radford, VA & Greensboro, NC

9/26 - 11am - Master Class at Radford University

9/27 - 5pm - Master Class at the University of North Carolina-Greensboro


 

September 7, 2017 - Cedar Falls, IA

7:30pm - Performance with the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony and Project TRIO


 

September 3, 2017 - Clear Lake, IA

5pm - Solo performance in Central Gardens


 

July 1, 2017 - Waterloo, IA

Performance with the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony


 

June 2017 - The Heartland

The HEARTLAND MARIMBA COLLECTIVE tours Iowa and surrounding states.

See schedule for HMCollective here.


 

June 3, 2017 - Waterloo, IA

7:30pm - Performance with the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony, RiverLoop Amphitheatre


 

April 17-23, 2017 - Northern California Tour

Residency in Redding, CA:

4/17 - Lessons, Shasta College

4/18 - Clinics at Anderson High School and Foothill High School

4/19 - Clinic at Enterprise High School and CONCERT (7pm) at Shasta College

San Jose State University:

4/21 - Coaching at SJSU Percussion Ensemble Festival

4/22 - 7:30pm - Solo Concert and performing with the SJSU Percussion Ensemble

4/23 - Master Class, Northern CA Day of Percussion


 

March 31-April 9, 2017 - Cleveland, OH

Clocks in Motion Tour:

4/2 - 6-8pm - Composer readings, Cleveland State University

4/3 - 8pm - CONCERT, Cleveland State University

4/4 - Recording Sessions, Cleveland State University

4/7 - 8:00 and 9:30pm - Performances at Bop Stop, Cleveland


 

March 28, 2017 - Elgin, IL

7:00pm - All Bach Concert. Performing Bach's G Major Cello Suite for the Chamber Music on the Fox Series.


 

March 25, 2017 - Blacksburg, VA

Concert, Master Class, and Adjudicating at Virginia Day of Percussion


 

March 17-22, 2017 - Southern California Tour

March 17 - Concert and Master Class, CSU-Northridge

March 20 - Class Presentations, GOALS Academy, Anaheim, CA

March 21 - Recording at Chapman University

March 22 - Concert (noon) at Encinitas Library, Encinitas, CA


 

March 5-13, 2017 - Iowa and St. Paul, MN

HEARTLAND MARIMBA QUARTET Spring Tour

March 8 - Concerts at Des Moines Social Club, Culinary Loft, Des Moines, IA

  • 4:30-5:15pm - After-school performance for students
  • 6:00-10:00pm - Concert (7:30pm) & Launch Party

March 9 - Concert (7:30pm) and Master Class (4:00pm) - Indian Hills Performing Arts Series, Ottumwa, IA

March 10 - Concert (7:30pm) - Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa

March 11 - Master Class (10:00am) - Grinnell College

March 11 - Concert (7:00pm) - Macalester Plymouth United Church Artist Series, St. Paul, MN

March 12 - Church Service Performance (10am) and PUBLIC MASTER CLASS (3:00-5:00pm) - MPUC Sanctuary

March 13 - Master Classes at Rosemount High School and University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN

See schedule for HMF engagements here.


 

February 15, 2017 - St. Louis, MO

Class Presentations, Ladue High School

Concert at Lindenwood University


 

February 6-10, 2017 - Upstate New York/Canada

Monday, February 6 - Concert and Master Class at University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada

Wednesday, February 8 - Master Class at University of Buffalo 

Thursday, February 9 - Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY - 4pm Master Class

Friday, February 10 - Master Class/Performance Presentation at Onandaga Community College, Syracuse, NY


 

February 4, 2017 - Cedar Rapids, IA

3:00pm - A marimba, percussion, and cimbalom concert at Whipple Auditorium, Cedar Rapids Public Library (downtown).

Guest performer, Dave Alcorn, percussion

$15 suggested donation | Event page and show flyer


 

January 19, 2017 - Madison, WI

6:45 - Clocks in Motion Percussion performs at the MINI of Madison.


 

December 31, 2016 - Frisco, TX

6:00pm - Heartland Marimba Quartet Preview Concert - Liberty High School, Frisco, TX


 

December 9, 2016 - Madison, WI

6:00pm - Concert with Clocks in Motion Percussion at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
 


 

December 7, 2016 - Stevens Point, WI

10:00am - Master Class at University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point


 

December 2016 - The Heartland

HEARTLAND MARIMBA FESTIVAL Engagements

See schedule for HMF Academies, Touring Ensemble, and Holiday Spectacular here.

HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR SOLO CONCERT TOUR:

December 1 - 5:00pm - Figge Museum of Art, Davenport, IA

December 2 - 1:15-2:15pm - School Presentation for Creative Arts Academy of Quad Cities, held at the Figge Museum of Art, Davenport, IA

December 2 - 7:00pm - Center for the Arts, Waterloo, IA

December 3 - 4:00pm - Fire and Ice Event, Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids, IA

December 5 - Noon - Live Concert, Iowa Public Radio Studios, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA

December 10 - 1:00pm - Dubuque Museum of Art, Dubuque, IA

December 12 - 9:30am - Union High School, La Porte City, IA

December 12 - 6:00pm - Main Library, Whipple Auditorium, Cedar Rapids, IA


 

November 11, 2016 - Madison, WI

Clocks in Motion concert of new works at First Unitarian Society.


 

November 4-8, 2016 - Denver, CO

November 4 - 1:00pm - Master Class at Lamont School of Music-University of Denver

November 8 - 7:30pm - Concert with Lamont Percussion Ensemble-University of Denver


 

November 3, 2016 - Dubuque, IA

Four youth concerts with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra.


 

October 30, 2016 - Cedar Falls, IA

Performance with the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony.


 

October 26, 2016 - Dubuque, IA

Youth Concert performances with the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra


 

October 25, 2016 - Waterloo, IA

Leading Drum Circles at the Waterloo Center for the Arts


 

October 16, 2016 - Perry, IA

Solo Concert - 2:00pm - Perry Fine Arts Series


 

August 20-21, 2016 - Madison, WI

Performances with Clocks in Motion at Grace Presents and Allen Centennial Gardens.


 

August 7, 2016 - Lawrence, KS

Performance with the Orange County Clarinet Consort at ClarinetFest, University of Kansas.


 

July 29-30, 2016 - Ames, IA

HEARTLAND MARIMBA FESTIVAL Engagement

See schedule for HMF Academies, Collective, Quartet, and Holiday Spectacular here.

Heartland Marimba Collective performs music for Co'Motion Dance Theatre's Kids Workshop.


 

July 25, 2016 - Spring Green, Wisconsin

Performing with Clocks in Motion at Taliesin on the Rural Musicians Forum Concert Series


 

June-July 2016 - Cedar City, Utah & The Heartland

HEARTLAND MARIMBA FESTIVAL Engagements

See schedule for HMF Academies, Touring Ensemble, and Holiday Spectacular here.

HMF holds their Academy in Cedar City, UT at Southern Utah University and the HM Collective tours the Midwest.


 

May 24-29, 2016 - San Diego, CA 

5/27 - 8:00pm - Performance with the San Diego Symphony Orchestra

5/28 - 8:00pm - Performance with the San Diego Symphony Orchestra

5/29 - 2:00pm - Performance with the San Diego Symphony Orchestra


 

May 22, 2016 - Chicago, IL

8:30pm - Performing with Clocks in Motion at Constellation

A concert of premieres by the Chicago Composer's Consortium.


 

Archived Concert Appearances