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.

You must sign up for an audition for admission to this class.

Monday, September 5, 2022
9:00a - 3:00p
Usdan Drum Room B23

Request an audition here.

Read more about the course here.