• Panyard Concert featuring Jim Royle (A Team) and Silver Steel

    The Jim Royle Drum Studio (A Team), and Silver Steel will bring the 2017 edition of their Caribbean tour to an exciting climax by participating in a free concert at the new birdsong Panyard (#3 St. Vincent Street Tunapuna)  on Thursday 13  April (Holy Thursday) starting at about 1 p.m.  Admission is free to the public.  

    Hailing for Bridgeport Connecticut in the USA,   the Jim Royle Drum Studio is a collective of teachers, performers, and composers. Its students and award winning ensemles have performed throughout the USA and also a at the international level, including such venues as The Teatro Sociale di Soresina in Soncino Italy, The Sforzata and, and the Royal Academy of Music in London England.  Silver Steel is arguably leading steel band based in Connecticut and is also directed by Jim Royle.  Silver Steel is renowned throughout the New England region of the US for its renditions of  many Caribbean favorites as well as Soca and Calypso styled music from Trinidad and Tobago. The band also has performed a number of unique,  steel-pan based interpretations of popular rock and pop music classics as show in this performance of the Who's Baba O'Riley

    The ensemble are really happy to be on tour in the home of the steelpan, Soca and Calypso. 

    We are so excited to share our passion and love of steelpan, and to see your beautiful country!

    So we invite all to come out to the free concert at the Panyard  (#3 St Vincent, Street Tunapuna) at 1 p.m on Thursday 13, April.. The concert will feature performances from the following:

    • The Jim Royle Drum Studio (A Team)
    • Silver Steel
    • Golden Hands
    • birdsong Academy

    Your generous gift will directly support us in areas such as infrastructure development, exam fees, tuition and training, instrument acquisition and performances and other operating cost.