Eric Leonardson set to perform

MARQUETTE -The city of Marquette Arts and Culture Center’s Concert Series welcomes Eric Leonardson at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Peter White Public Library’s Community Room in Marquette.

Leonardson is a Chicago-based composer, radio artist, sound designer, instrument inventor, visual artist, and teacher. He will perform a solo concert on his self-built instrument, the “Springboard.”

This concert will be followed by a lecture-demonstration about the instrument, including the technical, historical, musical and creative concerns that inspired its invention and performance. A donation of $5 is requested at the door to defray the artist’s cost. For more information, call 906-228-0472 or e-mail