The Winnipeg Steel Orchestra first appeared on Winnipeg's musical landscape
in 1972 as a small ensemble of steel drum or 'pan' players. Over the years, it
has grown in size, stature, variety of instrumentation, and musical repertoire.
This group of music enthusiasts has performed nationally and internationally in
Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario, North Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin and, of
The Winnipeg Steel Orchestra is a non-profit organization existing
to promote the appreciation and preservation of Caribbean steelband music as a
contribution to the development of Canada's
culture. Some of its objectives are: educating its members and the general
public about the origins and development of steelband music, promoting a better
understanding between people of Caribbean and other origins and acting as an
ambassador for the City of Winnipeg and the Province of Manitoba while
The Winnipeg Steel Orchestra performs at many events around
Winnipeg, Manitoba and surrounding areas. To learn more about the band click on
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E-mail us: firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone
our Pan Hotline: 204-488-7WSO(7976)ORDrop in on one of our
practice times:Monday 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.Wednesday 7:00 p.m. -
9:00 p.m.Sunday 3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. (Beginners)Location: 1122
Sanford St. off of Sargent Ave.