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  Steel Pans: The Voice of the Caribbean
Discover the rich culture of the Caribbean through exhilarating steel drum music. Pan Go showcases this unique family of instruments, known as steel pans in their homeland of Trinidad and Tobago. The steel pans' amazing transformation from 55-gallon barrels is described. Pan Go performs Trinidadian calypso and soca music, in addition to reggae, classical, jazz, and popular songs.

Grade Level: K-12
Length: 40 min.
Available: all year

Fee: Contact for price

Technical info
Set-up time: 30 min.
Strike: 15 min.
Needs: electricity; 4 music stands; 1 chair; 1 microphone and stand with P.A system

Percussion Around the World
The Chicago Percussion Quintet takes students on a trip around the globe by demonstrating percussion instruments from various countries and the different styles of music in which they are used. The wide variety of instruments and the lively pace of this program keep the audience mesmerized.

Grade Level: K-12
Length: 40 min.
Available: all year

Fee: Contact for price

Technical info
Set-up time: 20 min.
Strike: 15 min.
Needs: electricity; 7 music stands; 5 chairs; 1 microphone and stand with P.A system; large table; 7 x 9 ft. carpet runner

Also available for school programs: Pan Go Steel Band



 

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