Winnipeg Steel Orchestra

Caribbean

The Winnipeg Steel Orchestra plays a variety of instruments and music focusing on Reggae and Calypso rhythms from Caribbean islands. The group’s drums create the many sounds of an orchestra and they accompany Caribbean choirs, singers and dancers as part of their performances. The group promotes the appreciation and preservation of Caribbean steel band music as a contribution to the development of Canada’s culture.

The Winnipeg Steel Orchestra has been playing steel drums as an ensemble since 1972. Audiences always to enjoy the group’s wonderful music as they have performed at festivals and events across Canada and the United States.