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Discover International Percussion

Discover International Percussion
Come listen to world multi-percussionist Mark Stone play an exclusive solo performance for Franklin Public Library!
  • When Jun 23, 2023 from 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM (US/Eastern / UTC-400)
  • Where Franklin Public Library Reading Garden
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  • Contact Phone 248-851-2254
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Featuring the array mbira, gyil xylophone, and a range of kalimbas, Mark will discuss these instruments, their construction, and cultural origins with the audience.

Mark Stone, a native Michigander, is a composer-performer with a passion for using music to bring diverse communities together. An internationally recognized multi-percussionist, Stone has performed with the foremost musicians of Uganda, Ghana, South Africa, India, Trinidad, Ecuador, and the United States. Mark's highly original musical style results from his unique synthesis and innovation rooted in a deep knowledge of multiple world traditions.