Marimba Orchestra & Friends

Saturday, April 25 @ 2 pm



This exciting music event returns for a fifth season with performances by faculty guest artist Dr. Andrew Connell, as well as JMU’s Marimba Orchestra, Brass Band and Madison Singers. The concert also features a special intermission performance in the Grand Lobby by the Steel Drum Band, a Brazilian-style street parade, and popular hits from years past including songs made famous by Chuck Mangione and tunes from the “Jesus Christ Superstar Medley.”

A Forbes Family Fun event.


  • American Shakespeare Center Wins Forbes Center's 2016 Circle of Excellence in the Arts Award

  • The Havana Cuba All-Stars bring the music of their rich culture to America for the first time!

  • Renowned British actor Julian Sands delivers a solo tour-de-force in "A Celebration of Harold Pinter" 

  • Experience masterful musicianship by the Grammy-nominated National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine!