Steel Drum Ensemble (6+ Players)
For a Minimum of Five Steel Drums, Plus Drumset, and Optional Bass Guitar. Composed by Jimmy Buffett (1946-). Arranged by Jeff Moore. Part(s); Percussion - Steel Drum Ensemble; Score. Alfred's Pop Steel Drum Ensemble Series. Pop/Rock; World. 18 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.34462).
Item Number: AP.34462
Steel drum bands are becoming increasingly more common in school and community music programs. Students from K--12, to college age and beyond, are experiencing the joy of performing on these Caribbean-created instruments. Compositions and arrangements for the steel drum band have been limited and challenging to obtain . . . until now. Alfred proudly announces Alfred's Steel Drum Ensemble Series, which will address the need for quality steel drum music written for all levels of bands. From elementary/beginning band to high school, college, community, and professional groups, the pieces you are looking for are here, expertly written by educators who have vast experience working with steel drum bands at all levels.
The music of Jimmy Buffet can always be found at the top of a steel drum band's request list. His song, Cheeseburger in Paradise, is one of the most popular and cannot help but bring a smile to anyone who hears it. This Buffet classic is arranged for Lead, Double Tenor, Double Second, Cello/Guitar, Bass Pans, Bass Guitar (optional), and Drumset by Jeff Moore. It is sure to be a hit at your band's next gig or concert.