Where Good Vibes Resonate
JOHN MARK PIPER : VIBRAPHONIST | COMPOSER | INVENTOR
World renowned solo vibraphonist John Mark Piper, designer of the Musser/Piper vibraphone is back on the music scene following a hiatus of adventures that included a five year deployment to the South Pole and McMurdo Station Antarctica.
PIPER is author of Shapes and Patterns of Music, numerous music trade magazine articles and now owner of PIPERvibe.com. PIPER is once again turning heads and gaining attention with new music and innovations in the vibraphone world.
John Mark Piper is best known for his design of the patented state-of-the-art Musser/Piper Vibraphone, his accomplishments as a solo vibraphonist and his critically acclaimed solo and ensemble original vibraphone music.
Performances & Masterclasses
Piper has performed and conducted master classes, clinics and performed internationally as guest artist at most of the top universities under the sponsorship of Vic Firth, Musser/Ludwig, Mike Balter Mallets, AKG Microphones and Steve Weiss Music.
Author & Composer
Piper is the author / composer of “The Shapes and Patterns of Music” – Volume I and II and “The Shapes and Patterns of Rhythm”. Piper has authored numerous articles and essays for the Percussive Arts Society and The Instrumentalist magazines.
Something you may not know about John Mark Piper - he has performed multiple concerts at the South Pole and McMurdo Station Antarctica - the only vibraphonist in the world to ever do that!
The Good Vibes Store
Shop our selection of mallets, audio and video recordings, written music, lessons and technical exercises applicable to most musical instruments as well as vibraphone-specific upgrades, retrofits, John Piper signature mallets by Vic Firth and the opportunity to customize your dream-come-true personal vibraphone.
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