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Carnival of Steel Festival

A premiere DFW world music event, the 2019 Richland College Carnival of Steel Festival, is on Saturday, April 13 at Richland College in Dallas, Texas in its 16th Year!

This year, the COS Festival will feature steel bands, percussion groups, and jazz bands from around the U.S. in a free concert performing all styles of music from Caribbean and Latin to Classical and Rock. The Festival Steel Drum Guest Artist in a performance demo clinic and evening concert will be world-renowned steel drum artist, Ray Holman. Also appearing will be Steel Drum Artist, Festival Tuner, and Massed Band Leader, Shelly Irvine, as well as Director of Jazz Studies and Saxophone, Tim Ishii, and Vibraphonist, Ed Smith. Performers receive performance time, comments, recordings, and concert tickets.

Performances will be outdoors in the breezeway on the east side of campus adjacent to Fannin Performance Hall

More about Carnival of Steel Music Festival

Entry Forms
Group Entry Form | Soloist Entry Form | Vendor Form

Getting Around
Area Map and Directions | Richland College Campus Map | Festival Overview

General Information
Performer & Director | Steel Drum Tuning Service