Matthew Coley, professional marimba player and organizer of the Heartland Marimba Festival, presents various types and styles of music, including a few Christmas classics, along with a special family storytime. Outlining the history of the marimba, he performs music from different cultures and ages.

Part of the ICPL “Music is the Word” series welcoming the University of Iowa School of Music to downtown Iowa City.

Recorded December 19, 2015.