An ensemble course in the musical arts of the Trinidadian steel band. Students learn to perform on steel band instruments and study the social, historical, and cultural context of the ensemble. We also address issues of theory, acoustics, arranging, and composing. Readings, recordings, and video viewings supplement in-class instruction. The ensemble will present public performances.


Audition Information

All students interested in taking this class should attend the audition.

Monday January 26, 2015
1:10 p.m.
USDAN B22 Music Room

If you cannot make the audition, please contact the instructor.