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Send page: How to Set Up a Steel Band

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Set up a Steel Band


With the help of this comprehensive guide, setting up a steel band for your primary, secondary, special school, college or group couldn't be easier.

Steel Pan Notes

C Tenor notes

The notes on the steel pan instruments have a range similar to those on a grand piano.

This graphic shows the standardised note layout for a tenor (melody) pan starting from low D.