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Address: Gravel Bay, Roatan 0000, Honduras
Phone Number:
+504 3298-3448
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We offer a totally unprecedented opportunity to truly feel and live the...

We offer a totally unprecedented opportunity to truly feel and live the Caribbean musical experience.Within the space of one ninety-minute course any guest, regardless of previous musical experience or education, will learn to play the Trinidad steel drums and sound like a professional.We promise zero-to-music in one session!

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Make island music!

This is quite a rewarding experience -- the music, the kids, the environment. In a couple of hours you'll be playing steel pans with confidence and really enjoying... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
tilt502
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San Jose, California
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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is quite a rewarding experience -- the music, the kids, the environment. In a couple of hours you'll be playing steel pans with confidence and really enjoying yourself. Highly recommended if you'd like to do something different than the usual tour stops.

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1 Thank tilt502
Calabasas, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

I will begin by saying this was an absolute blast! I went on a cruise with a group of 6 and we booked Steel Pan Alley to learn how to play the exotic Caribbean drums. We learned the history of the steel pans, how much effort it requires to make them, and how to play the instrument. If you are... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

If your the kind of person that likes to get off the usual tourists trail this is your location. You will never find this unique learning experience anywhere. Ms. Deborah, is a wonderful instructor. It was great learning the history of the steel drum, how they are made and tuned. The young men and women who assist with are lesson... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

What better way to feel like you are on an island, besides sand between your toes. The sound of the steel drums is great. Your kids will enjoy this, as well, especially when they see that the members of the band are kids of varying ages. I have heard them a number of times while on the island and they... More 

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Thank Allen21096
Wausau, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

My family, including my 11 year old, enjoyed drumming with the "Steel Pan Alley Band" and learning from Ms. Deborah and the kids. Ms. Deborah is very knowledgeable with a huge personality. The kids are sweet and polite. Our lesson was about 1 hour and 45 minutes and was $35.00 per person. Upon entering the classroom, we were greeted with... More 

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1 Thank catchthetrain
Boise Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

A must do experience on the island. Ms Deborah is an amazing teacher to these students and offers so much to the community. I'm not musically talented but with the help of her students and learning the history behind steel pan drums I really wanted to learn. I just love the sound they make. It's off the beaten path to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic time with Ms. Deborah and her students! The place was off the beaten path and well worth the experience. We learned three songs and had some laughs along the way. She is doing a wonderful job helping the local kids discover the art of the steel drums. After completing our musical numbers I had the opportunity... More 

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Thank Phillip E
westchester, ny
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

This was on the list of activities at our hotel and I wanted to do something authentic. Our teens walked away thanking us for the experience. Definitely something different, memorable and worthwhile to do.

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

When I travel, I like to immerse myself in something authentic to the people and area where I am visiting. That is what makes travel special. Deborah and her steel pan school was exactly what my Roatan trip required. She is an exceptional teacher and made our 2-hour visit well worth the effort. The kids (her actual students) were close... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

We had an 8:30 class with Ms. Deborah. She came and picked us up at the cruise ship dock in her 31 year old truck! It was great! Ms. Deborah is an amazing teacher and kept the adults and teens interested. Side note...remember the island might be an hour off your cruise ship.

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