Percussion Ensemble to perform classic, Latin American-themed works at concert

By Northern Star staff

Electro-acoustic musician Jeremy Muller will perform with the Percussion Ensemble April 7 at the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall.

The Percussion Ensemble is made up of student performers who showcase compositions and musical genres from around the world, according to an NIU news release.

The program will start at 8 p.m. and will feature classic and Latin American-themed works, including “Lift-Off!” and “Marimbando.” Muller and the NIU Percussion Ensemble will perform Muller’s original work, “Quociente,” and composer Alexandre Lunsqui’s “Materiali.”

Contact percussion instructor Mike Mixtacki at for more information.