Ensemble (3+ players)

Wahlund-Dancing Colors of Nightime Firesky, The-Steel drs./P SP

The Dancing Colors of Nighttime Firesky by Ben Wahlund is composed for steel pan orchestra and makes use of sympathetic resonance technique to create sections of ethereal soun... 

Chan-B for Brazil! (SP)-2V/2X/2M/4T/P

B for Brazil! by Alan Chan is a challenging ensemble that features multiple pop/Latin musical styles. Sections can opened-up for extended solo features. Advanced high school/c... 

Brown, S.-Kumi-Daiko (SP)-P

Kumi-Daiko by Scott Brown is scored for taiko drums and cymbals. Number of players: 5-20 Difficulty: Elementary/intermediate Instrumentation: Shime-Daiko, Oke... 

Luboff/Bergman-Yellow Bird arr. Moore (SP)-Steel drs./DS/ BG

Yellowbird is virtually a Caribbean anthem. This great traditional piece is arranged by Jeff Moore for the developing and professional-level band for Lead, Double Tenor... 

Trad.-Jamaica Farewell arr. Moore (SP)-Steel drs./DS/opt. BG

This traditional piece = Jamaica Farewell is expertly arranged for Steel Drum Ensemble by Jeff Moore. The bass pan and bass guitar parts are the same, so this piece ma... 

Miller, T.-When Last We Spoke (SP)-Steel band/DS

When We Last Spoke by Tom Miller is composed for steel pan band with the addition of a drum set and string parts. 

Smales-Mild Salsa (SP)-Steel band

Mild Salsa by Joel Smales is a merengue scored for a steel pan ensemble that has plenty of opportunity for your soloists to open up and solo. 

Hill-Pepita's Dance (SP)-Steel drs./DS/P

Pepita's Dance by Julie HIll is an original work for steel band with extra world music flavor. It acquaints students with world music styles accompanied by groovaliscio... 

Gottry-Institutionalized (SP)-4 cajons/P

Institutionalized By Josh Gottry is scored for four players, each utilizing one cajon and one instrument with pedal (hi-hat, cowbell, woodblock, and bass drum). It opens with ... 

DiSanza-Time's Arc (SP)-Solo darabukka/B/V/M/tuned gongs/ P

Time's Arc is Anthony DiSanza's second concerto for darabukka. Premiered at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention in 2013, DiSanza uses a wide range of tempos a... 

Buffett-Fins arr. Anderson (SP)-Steel drs./DS/BG

The music of Jimmy Buffet is a staple of a steel drum band's song list. His song, Fins , with its signature hand to the forehead movement, is among the most popular sele... 

Waters-Ghana Grooves (SP)-P

Ghana Grooves by Sarah Williams is the second djembe ensemble following the successful Djembe quintet Piece for Ghana. In Ghana Grooves Sarah writes for traditional African dr... 

Wahlund-Widowmaker-Steel drs./P SP

Widow Maker by Ben Wahlund is a scored for Steel Pan Orchestra that features unique orchestration, progressive rhythms, and challenging textures that run the gamut. 

Tanner-Jump Up (SP)-Steel band/DS

Jump Up by Chris Tanner is composed for steel pan band with the addition of a drum set and string parts. 

Gerhart-What Carol is This? (SP)-Steel band

What Carol is This - Dave Gerhart This arrangement of What Child is This and Carol of the Bells is for steel drum orchestra without engine room.  

Beck-Mani Volanti (SP)-Solo hand drums/V/M/4T/P

Mani Volanti by John Beck offers percussion soloists an opportunity to showcase their skills on hand drums such as bongos, congas, djembe, darbuka as well as other percussion... 

Wahlund-Crimson (SP)-Steel drs./P

Crimson by Ben Wahlund is an up-tempo tune that includes sections in both 3/4 and 4/4, a solo section and soca as well as samba/funk feels. Perfect for high school college. 

Lightner-Give Im Up (SP)-Steel Band/DS

Give Im Up by Alan Lightner is composed for steel pan band with the addition of a drum set and string parts. 

Smales-Soca Sauce (SP)-Steel band

Soca Sauce by Joel Smales is a fun fast soca groove scored for steel pan orchestra with added drum set and percussion. Solo sections and 3/4 grooves keep this piece interestin... 

Gerhart-Baila Alegre (SP)-Steel drs.

Baila Alegre – Dave Gerhart Baila Alegre (aka "Happy Dance") is a steel drum composition that explores two musical styles from the Caribbean: Soca from Trini...