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Day of the Drum Returns March 2, 2019

Day of the Drum

Day of the Drum returns to Krannert Center for its newest incarnation on Saturday, March 2, at noon. This day-long, multifaceted celebration of all things percussion is once again co-curated by the Center and noted percussionist/local treasure Rocky Maffit. Patrons can expect intimate and up-close performances, short demonstrations, and fun collaborations throughout the day.

The 2019 Day of the Drum lineup includes free performances by Futureman | Silverman, UI Percussion Ensemble with Sō Percussion, Glen Velez and Loire Cotler, UI Steel Band, Marching Illini Tenor Drumline, plus Rocky Maffit himself! The event will close in the evening with a ticketed performance by the taiko drumming ensemble Kodo. Prices range from $10 to $45. View a schedule of the day's events and more information about the artists.

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