A premiere DFW world music event, the 2017 Richland College Carnival of Steel Festival, is on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Richland College in Dallas, Texas. Now in its 14th 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, Jeff Narell (www.jeffnarell.com). Also appearing will be steel drum artist, festival tuner, and massed band leader, Shelly Irvine. Guest groups and student performers receive performance time, comments, recordings, and concert tickets.
Carnival of Steel Schedule:
Daytime Concert (free) 11 AM-5:30 PM
COS Luncheon 12 PM
Guest Artist Performance Demo Clinic 5:30 PM
Guest Artist Evening Concert 8 PM
For advance ticket purchases, contact Derrick Logozzo, COS Festival Host, at 972.238.6254, [email protected] For event day ticket purchases at the door, visit the ticket booth at Richland College’s Fannin Performance Hall.
8 PM Evening Performance-$10, 5:30 PM Performance Demo-$5
Contact Derrick Logozzo at 972.238.6254 or [email protected] for more details on the Carnival of Steel Festival and the Richland College Music Department.