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.

Monday, September 6, 2021
11:00am-2:00pm online

Audition Sign-up is required. Cut and paste this link to find the sign-up sheet:

Contact the instructor if you cannot make this audition time.