Study the Steelpan in Trinidadoffered by supplier M15634 (read about supplier)
Class Size: 1 - 6 people
Destination: Trinidad and Tobago
Category: Art and craft workshop
Specialty: Folk art
Season: January - April
Courses Per Year: 10
Course Level: All levels
Min Price: 75 US Dollar (USD) per day
Max Price: 105 US Dollar (USD) per day
Lightning George has been teaching steel pan for 30 years. His specialty is jazz improvisation but he is versatile in all styles of music. He has performed with some of the greatest jazz and calypso artists including the Mighty Sparrow, Calypso Rose, Clark Terry, John Faddis, Willie Pickens and more. He works closely with his mentor and teacher, Bertie Marshall. Bertie will introduce you to pan tuning and pan history.
- Cultural tours to panyards
- Calypso tents
- Carnival shows
- Mas camps
- Trinidad Panorama
- Beach tours
- City tours.
- 6 sets of steel pans
- Drum set
- Extensive music scores
- Extensive library of books
- CD, and DVD on the culture of Trinidad
- Swimming pool
- Free calling to 60 countries
- Free internet
- Cable TV.
10% discount for InfoHub customer. Request a free gift certificate.
- Full breakfast
- 10 hours a week of private and group instruction.
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We offer guestroom accommodations, seminars and tours for persons interested in pan and calypso, the musical culture of Trinidad. We are committed to welcoming people to Trinidad to better appreciate the source of the only acoustic instrument invented in the 20th century, the steelpan (also known as the steeldrum). We...