A premiere DFW world music event, the 2019 Richland College Carnival of Steel Festival, is on Saturday, April 13, 2019, 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 US 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,
Tracy Thornton. 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. 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
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Derrick Logozzo Carnival of Steel Festival Host Director of Instrumental Music 972-238-6254