MENLO SCHOOL • SINCE 1915

Music 7/8: Jam! Steel Pan and Percussion

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Have you ever wanted to learn how to play a steel pan? This is the perfect instrument for a beginner and can challenge a more advanced student. Come Jam! with your friends and play Rock, Reggae, Pop, and Seasonal music. Train your ear to listen to the ensemble, whether you are playing the drum set, vibraphone, or steel pans. Do you have experience playing the electric guitar, keyboard, or electric bass? We can easily add that to our group. If you currently play an instrument, come perféct your rhythm-reading skills and understand challenging rhythmic passages. Individual music projects and activities will also be included in this class. No prior experience is necessary! This performance elective will entertain the community and other special events throughout the semester, including a Holiday and Spring Concert. Come Jam!