STEEL DRUMS IN ZAMBIA

Abstract

During a recent visit to Zambia of one of the top Trinidadian Steel bands, the “Gay Desperadoes”, their tuner, Wallace Austin, made and tuned no less than 43 ‘pans’ from local oil drums, in the six pitches now current in Trinidad—tenor, double-tenor, alto, guitar, tenor-bass and bass.
Published
1969-08-01
How to Cite
“STEEL DRUMS IN ZAMBIA”. African Music: Journal of the International Library of African Music, Vol. 4, no. 3, Aug. 1969, p. 107, doi:https://doi.org/10.21504/amj.v4i3.1458.