Percussion/Marimba Spotlights

Travis Newman

Summer Spotlight: Percussion Alumnus Travis Newman Writes from the Zeltsman Marimba Festival

Percussion alumnus Travis Newman (M.M. '17) writes from the Zeltsman Marimba Festival, where he has spent part of summer 2017 performing and soaking up all things marimba. Founded by Nancy Zeltsman, chair of percussion/marimba, the festival features world-renowned artists, guest performers and speakers, and participants from around the U.S. and the globe, including several Conservatory students and alumni.

Travis Newman Class of 2017 M.M., Percussion/Marimba Photo credit: Ryan Watanabe