Mark Ford

Mark Ford

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Mark Ford is a marimba artist and the Coordinator of Percussion at The University of North Texas College of Music in Denton, Texas. As a Past-President of the Percussive Arts Society and the coordinator of one of the largest percussion programs in...
Anders Åstrand

Anders Åstrand

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Mallet Artist, Clinician, Composer  Åstrand is a renowned Swedish mallet specialist, considered to be a unique voice of both the marimba and the vibraphone.   He is a popular and sought after soloist, regularly performing and giving master classes...
Brian Mueller

Brian Mueller

ABOUT THE ARTIST: A native of Wichita, Kansas, Dr. Brian Mueller is currently Lecturer of Percussion at Middle Tennessee State University.  He holds a Doctor of Music degree from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music (2016). His prior academic background...
Christos Rafalides

Christos Rafalides

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Christos was born and raised in Greece, where he completed his studies in classical percussion. After receiving a scholarship from Berklee College of Music, he moved to Boston, attaining a BA in Jazz Vibraphone Performance and later moved to New...
Julia Gaines

Julia Gaines

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Julia Gaines is the author of Sequential Studies for Four-Mallet Marimba – Level 1. This book has become quite popular throughout the US and abroad as a unique beginning four-mallet marimba book offering exercises and solos using only two...