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Miami Steel Band with EKU Steel Band March 31

The Miami University Steel Band, directed by Chris Tanner, will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 31, in Hall Auditorium.

The Miami band will be joined by the Eastern Kentucky University Steel Band for the concert, filling the stage with more than 40 sets of steel pans. The performance will culminate with a rendition of “Fire Down Below,” a ten-minute tour de force from Trinidad’s annual steel band competition, Panorama.

Jason Koontz is director of the EKU Steel Band. Koontz received a master’s in music at Miami in 1998.

Tickets are $7 for the general public and $5 for students and senior citizens.

For more information, call 9-3014. Tickets are available at the box office, 9-3200, or online at

Date Published: 03/22/2007
Volume: 26   Number: 17


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