Beginning Steel Band

Beginning Steel Band is for students who love the sound of steel drums and would like to play in a real steel band. This hands-on class is geared for complete beginners and will give students the opportunity to become familiar with the instruments.  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 4710

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


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Spring 2016: January

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DATES: 9 Mon: Jan 4 - Mar 14, 2016; no class 1/18 or 2/15

TIME: 4:45-6:45pm

# MU0903.116

Spring 2016: March

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DATES: 9 Mon: Mar 21 - May 23, 2016; no class 4/4

TIME: 4:45-6:45pm

# MU0904.116