Steelpan History and Research

London is the Place for me
Sterling Betancourt's biography
by Bel Kais
   
From Tin Pan To TASPO - Steelband in Trinidad, 1939 - 1951
By Kim Johnson
   
Steeldrums and Steelbands a History Steel Drums and Steelbands: A History
by Angela Smith
   
Music from Behind the Bridge Music from Behind the Bridge
Steelband Aesthetics and Politics in Trinidad and Tobago
by Shannon Dudley
   
Carnival Music in Trinidad Carnival Music in Trinidad
Experiencing Music, Expressing Culture incl. CD
by Shannon Dudley
   
The Trinidad & Tobago Steel Pan The Trinidad and Tobago Steel Pan
History and Evolution
by Felix I.R. Blake
   
The Steelband Movement The Steelband Movement
The Forging of a National Art in Trinidad and Tobago
by Stephen Stuempfle
   
The History of the Renegades Steel Orchestra Renegades!
The Story of the BP Renegades Steel Orchestra
by Dr. Kim Johnson
   
The Gerald Forsyth Story The Gerald Forsyth Story
The Lifetime Journey of a Pan Legend in the Steelband Movement.
By Michael La Rose and Lionel McCalman
   
The Steel Drums of Kim Loy Wong The steel drums of Kim Loy Wong
An instructional manual to accompany the Folkways Records FI-8367 and FS-3834 and the movie "Music from oil drums", by Pete Seeger
   
Steel Drums How To Play Them and Make Them Steel Drums - How To Make Them And Play Them
An instruction manual by Peter Seeger
   
Voices from the Hills Voices from the hills: Despers & Laventille
The steelband and its effects on poverty, stigma & violence in a community.
By Ancil Anthony Neil
   
Forty Years of Steel
An Annotated Discography of Steel Band and Pan Recordings, 1951-1991
Compiled by Jeffrey Thoms
   
PANRIGA (2st Edition 2014)
Tacarigua's contribution to the evolution of the steelband phenomenon in Trinidad and Tobago
by Kenrick P. Thomas
   
PANRIGA (1st Edition 1999)
Tacarigua's contribution to the evolution of the steelband phenomenon in Trinidad and Tobago
by Kenrick P. Thomas
   
Governing Sound Governing Sound
The Cultural Politics of Trinidad's Carnival Musics. Chicago Studies in Ethnomusicology
By J. Guilbault
   
Ring of Steel Ring of Steel - Pan Sound & Symbol
A history of steel bands in Trinidad and worldwide.
By Cy Grant
   
The Emancipation-Jouvay Tradition and the Almost Loss of Pan The Emancipation-Jouvay Tradition and the Almost Loss of Pan
by Earl Lovelace