The Friends of the Marple Public library in Broomall are pleased to announce a FREE family friendly concert focused on the music of the Caribbean Islands featuring the Steel Pan Drum as the principal instrument performing folk and popular music in the Caribbean traditions including classic and modern jazz, Broadway show tunes even music from the Beatles.
This inviting rhythmic fun free concert for all ages is on Wednesday July 12, 2017 at 7 pm in the library’s lower level community room.
Musicians Paul Downie, drums and David Gettes, Steel Drum, will not only share the lively energetic music from the islands but will also explain the origins, history and traditions of the steel drum and its unique musical sound.
The program is free and open to the public. Marple Public Library 2599 Sproul Road, Broomall. Reservations are requested but not required at 610-356-1510. A reception of delicious desserts will immediately follow the concert so all can meet the two guest artists.