Iowa Days of Percussion

posted Apr 4, 2016, 12:35 PM by Matt Andreini   [ updated Apr 4, 2016, 12:35 PM ]

The Iowa/Hungary Percussion Project recently completed a spectacular performance at the Iowa Days of Percussion (Cedar Falls, IA).  The duo premiered Mate Szigeti's A List of Orkney Islands in Alphabetical Order, Balazs Horvath's BEAN, and Brooke Joyce's In Memoriam Eius, featuring the UNI Women's Chorus, conducted by Dr. Amy Kotsonis.  Many thanks to all who attended!

Brooke Joyce - In Memorium Eius

posted Jan 1, 2016, 7:10 PM by Matt Andreini   [ updated Jan 1, 2016, 7:10 PM ]

We are excited to have received the finalized score from Brooke Joyce for our March performances!  We are looking forward to working with the choirs for the initial performances! 

Radio Award

posted Sep 3, 2014, 9:21 AM by Matt Andreini   [ updated Sep 3, 2014, 9:55 AM ]

John Pemble of Iowa Public Radio received the Eric Sevareid Award presented by the Northwest Broadcast News Association for his story on the Iowa/Hungary Project!  Click here to listen to the story!

Musical Pictures - "Hottest Release of 2013"

posted Sep 3, 2014, 9:18 AM by Matt Andreini   [ updated Sep 3, 2014, 9:18 AM ]

Csaba Zoltan Marjan's "Musical Pictures: The spirit of Flamenco, Astor Piazzolla Piazzolla" is now published by Editions Svitzer!  It was recently listed as their "hottest release of 2013!"  The Iowa/Hungary project is thrilled to have been a part of this work!

Highlights Video

posted Sep 3, 2014, 9:14 AM by Matt Andreini   [ updated Sep 3, 2014, 9:14 AM ]

Check out our new 2013 season highlights video!


Palimpsest Published

posted Jan 24, 2014, 6:22 AM by Matt Andreini   [ updated Jan 24, 2014, 6:23 AM ]

Miklos Maros's Palimpsest, written for and premiered by the Iowa/Hungary Project, is now available through Svensk Musik (Sweden).

Iowa Public Radio

posted Sep 10, 2013, 3:24 PM by Matt Andreini   [ updated Sep 10, 2013, 3:25 PM ]

Take a few minutes to check out this great story on us from Iowa Public Radio!  Special thanks to John Pemble who did a FANTASTIC job!

Kickstarter Success!

posted Aug 12, 2013, 5:44 PM by Matt Andreini

Thanks to your support we have surpassed our goals with Kickstarter!  YOUR support makes this project happen!!!


posted Apr 30, 2013, 9:47 PM by Matt Andreini   [ updated May 26, 2013, 9:53 AM ]

Several dates have now been confirmed with more still being arranged!

Kodály Iskola (Kecskemet, HU) May 30, 2013
Nemesszeghy Márta-hall 5:00 pm

University of Miskolc (Miskolc, HU) June 3, 2013; 6:00 pm
Zenepalota, Miskolc

Béla Bartók Conservatory of Music (Budapest, HU) June 25, 2013 5:30 pm

Univeristy of Northern Iowa (Cedar Falls, IA) August 29, 2013

Iowa State University (Ames, IA) September 4, 2013

More dates to come soon!


posted Mar 19, 2013, 2:49 PM by Matt Andreini

On a personal note,  Matt has purchased his flight to Hungary and leaves on May 13!  Additionally, Iowa percussionist Jacob Davis will visit Hungary and will meet up with the duo in mid-June! 

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