Arpad Solti Concerts

posted Jun 7, 2018, 12:00 AM by Matt Andreini

This May the duo partnered with Hungarian composer Arpad Solti and performed 2 concerts of his works.  Concerts were in Kecskemet and Kiskunfelegyhaza, Hungary.  It was great working with him in person! 

Percussion works included:
    En Garde! (snare duet)
    *Cooltrain (vibraphone w/ electronics)
    *P-Cock fun tas(t)y!-frOmmage á Co-die 
        (solo marimba)
    *Beethoven (arr. Solti) - Rondo a Capriccio
         (marimba w/ piano)

ALL SYSTEMS GO

posted Jun 6, 2018, 11:46 PM by Matt Andreini


You may have been curious what we've been up to in 2017...we recorded a new CD!   Our debut CD contains 7 of our FANTASTIC commissions.  The digital download is now available at cdbaby.com and amazon.com.  Stay tuned for physical discs!  


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!  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fe9VdG81y9E

Enjoy!

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!!!

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