Hi! I am new to playing the pan. I've played the sax since I was a kid so reading music and playing won't be too big an issue for me, I've just got to get used to where the notes are. I recently…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris Garner Feb 12, 2017.
Hi! I am new to playing the pan. I've played the sax since I was a kid so reading music and playing won't be too big an issue for me, I've just got to get used to where the notes are. I recently purchased a used 24 note lead tenor panland drum. I thought it would be fun to learn to play and have in my basement now that it is finished. That being said, it does need some some tuning. The drum is old and not in the greatest shape so I'm not sure if it's worth throwing money into it or maybe…See More
Up for auction is a Pan KAT Midi Steel Drum that I used to play reggae tunes. I have had the Pan KAT for 10 + years but really only used it for about a year to play solo steel drum and some Jimmy Buffett tunes for friends (I am a guitar player). The original unit cost about $1,800 without the case and I am offering it up for $825 plus shipping. I used an older Roland MIDI sampler (not included) for the steel drum sounds but IndigiSounds (YouTube link…
So there are lots of books and videos on how to play pan - all the ones I've seen are for beginners. Anybody know of Advanced technique books? I see LiamTteague does a beginner book- I would love for him to do one for more advanced players.