Spotify Playlist: Celebrating Latine Heritage Month with Ariel Campos

By Ariel Campos I was very honored to be approached by Modern Marimba to create something to help celebrate Latine Heritage month. As a professional musician and music lover, my eclectic musical tastes have been shaped by my diverse background. I was born and raised in northern California and currently live in Los Angeles. I […]

Modern Marimba raises $3,600 through the 2022 Giving Challenge

THANK YOU!!! This year’s Giving Challenge presented by the Community Foundation of Sarasota is giving big grassroots energy. This 24-hour day of online giving in Sarasota inspired 31 donors who believe in Modern Marimba’s mission for justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion in music. Thank you to everyone who believes in us, whether you donated, shared […]

Interview with Prism Percussion, a San Francisco-based percussion duo

Prism Percussion is a San Francisco-based percussion duo founded in 2018. Modern Marimba had the opportunity to collaborate with Divesh Karamchandani and Elizabeth Hall (co-founders of Prism Percussion) on a consortium commission along with composer Steph Davis, performer Britton-René Collins, and chamber music group Spectrum Ensemble.