Denkyem, a six-person subset of the FSU Percussion Ensemble, will tour Costa Rica as "Promising Artists of the 21st Century" in March, 2010.
FSU is one of the nation's most prolific research institutions in the arts, according to rankings recently released by Science Watch.
Florida State University's historic Ruby Diamond Auditorium has been the venue for many musical performances for more than 50 years. Acts gracing the Ruby Diamond stage range from the university's symphony orchestra to country legend Willie Nelson. Now the aging auditorium is undergoing a major renovation, which will transform it into a world-class performance hall.