Series: Steel Pan
Format: Softcover Audio Online
Author: Liam Teague
The Hal Leonard Steelpan Method is designed for anyone just learning to play the steelpan. This easy-to-use beginner's guide takes you through the basics of the instrument and its technique. The accompanying audio includes demonstration tracks for all the examples in the book. It covers: stance • holding the mallets • types of strokes • tone production and volume control • stickings • rolls • scales • calypsos • many songs and exercises • basic music reading • steelpan anatomy and maintenance • steelpan history • and more. The price of this book includes access to audio tracks online for download or streaming, using the unique code inside the book.

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by Liam Teague + Robert Chappell
Virtuoso performances of classical, jazz, world, and ragtime by "the Paganini of the Steelpan."

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by Liam Teague + Robert Chappell
With works in calypso, East Indian, small group jazz, and classical styles, this CD’s wide range of musical genres exemplifies the versatility and continuing evolution of repertoire for the steelpan in the 21st century.