Zildjian Artist, Mark Ford, presented a clinic at the Northern Nevada Day of Percussion on March 3rd and 4th.
Mark's clinic was geared toward concert percussion, percussion music from around the world, and provided information for middle school and high school age students. Mark Ford is a marimba specialist and the coordinator of one of the largest percussion programs in the United States at the University of North Texas. Ford is an active performer on the marimba and he has been featured throughout the U.S. at universities and music conferences. He also regularly performs at international music festivals in South America, Asia, Australia and Europe. The University of Nevada Percussion Ensemble and the Northern Nevada High School All-Star Percussion Ensemble also performed at the concert. Andrew Heglund was the host of the event.