Steel Drum Ensemble
For a Minimum of Five Steel Drums, Drumset, and Optional Bass Guitar. By Aldwyn Roberts [Lord Kitchener]. By Aldwyn Roberts. Arranged by Lisa Rogers. 5 or More; Percussion - Steel Drum Ensemble; Solo Small Ensembles. Alfred's Pop Steel Drum Ensemble Series. World. Part(s); Score. 20 pages. Alfred Music #00-37533. Published by Alfred Music (AP.37533).
Item Number: AP.37533
ISBN 0739081063. English.
The composer Aldwyn Roberts (April 18, 1922--February 11, 2000), better known by the stage name Lord Kitchener (or "Kitch"), was one of the most internationally famous calypsonians. This composition was the winner of the 1976 Carnival Road March. This tune is arranged for the developing and professional-level band for Lead, Double Tenor, Double Second, Cello/Guitar, Bass Pans, Bass Guitar (optional), and Drumset by Lisa Rogers
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 Music 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.