Beginning Steel Band

Beginning Steel Band is for students who love the sound of steel drums and would like to explore this art form, whether a novice or experienced musician. This hands-on class will give students the opportunity to play and perform in a real steel band. Rhythm skills, technical skills, and cultural aspects will be addressed. Class pace moves according to skill level of enrolled participants. Instruments are provided. Various musical styles such as calypso, afro-Cuban, reggae, pop and jazz will be explored. Class will culminate with a live performance at SLO's Downtown Farmers' Market.

LOCATION: San Luis Obispo Campus Room 4730

Fee: $110 + $35 materials fee payable to instructor


QUESTIONS: Contact instructor at

Spring 2015

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DATES: 9 Thu: Jan 8-Mar 19, 2015; no class 1/22 or 2/19

TIME: 7:00-9:00pm

# MU0901.115

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DATES: 9 Thu: Mar 26-Jun 4, 2015; no class 4/9 or 5/28

TIME: 7:00-9:00pm

# MU0902.115