Jul 042010
 

….. It’s on its way to the Guinness World Book of Records!!!

Worlds Largest Steel Drum

Worlds Largest Steel Drum

On June 25, 2010, The Reel Ting Steel Drum Band introduced the Worlds Largest Steel Drum. The band performed with this new musical Steel drum instrument at a wedding event at the Premier Banquet Hall located in Miami Florida. The Steel Drum measures over 40 inches in diameter and has over five octave ranges. This incredible engineering innovation will revolutionize the way Steel Drums will be designed in the future. The sustained vibrancy, range, residence is triple that of a standard manufactured steel drum instrument.

George Pollis, Steel Drum Musician and Band Manager of Reel Ting Steel Drum Band along with Eric Ness, Master Pan Designer and Master Pan Musician, launched this new Steel Drum into the Steel Drum Community and Pan-Demonium has been re-found. This new Steel Drum covers the ranges from the front line pans, midrange pans and double second pans, double Guitars, double tenor pans and bass pans all in one steel drum. It is very easy to play and other Master Pan Musicians are waiting in line for the next Pan to be manufactured. More Photos’, Audio and Video clips of this new Steel Drum sounds can be found on our YouTube channel.

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Dec 062009
 

live wedding musicOn November 19th 2009 the Reel Ting Steel Drum Band recorded at the Daniel Lumbardi Recording Studio located in North Palm Beach Florida. The band re-recorded Pachelbel’s famous wedding classic Canon in D on their steel drums.

The Reel Ting recording of Canon in D was “fabulous” stated Daniel Lumbardi, Berklee College of Music School Engineer. The recording is in the final mix stages and will be available for purchase late December 2009.

Dec 042009
 

On January 16th 2010 the Reel Ting Steel Drum Band travels to the city of Key West to perform its Caribbean Music for the Perz Wedding. The wedding event will feature a true tropical flair with steel drum performing at the wedding ceremony, then a full dance band for the reception .The band will be performing its recently recorded wedding classic on Steel Pans, Pachelbel’s Canon in D.

Built in 1896, the Southernmost House is a superb architectural site that offers a historical museum and 13 guest rooms that are open to the public. Visitors feel enveloped in the rich history of the house which was at one time a Cuban nightclub. Browsing through the museum, you’ll be treated to many Presidential artifacts including signatures of William Henry Harrison and President Johnson. On display is also a collection of personal writings of Ernest Hemingway, including letters he wrote to friends and relatives. There’s also an exhibit of artifacts and treasure that was salvaged by Whitey Keevan from the shipwreck of a Spanish galleon.

Sep 162009
 

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Before you say, “I do” – book Reel Ting as your wedding reception musicians. From the Florida Keys through the Treasure Coast, brides and grooms are always looking for the perfect wedding musicians company to add the perfect touch to their big day.

Forget about boring bands, obnoxious DJ’s, and canned music – Reel Ting plays your favorites and gives your reception the fun and memorable touch only a live wedding entertainer can bring. Local wedding planners recommend Reel Ting because they know everyone will be happy.

Steel band music creates an easy, tropical island feel that makes people want to smile, dance, and have fun. Reel Ting has played at some of the most prestigious weddings, corporate events, and concerts in South Florida, and is known for bringing the level of enjoyment up a notch wherever they play.

This steel wedding band can customize their song list to include all your favorites, adding in a little island zing to get your guests up out of their seats and onto the dance floor. The perfect mix of Caribbean and American music, it’s no wonder Reel Ting is the band for every wedding – local to the Treasure Coast or anywhere in South Florida.

If you’re getting married in Florida, give a listen to Reel Ting, and then give us a call. We’re the wedding player wedding planners love, because everyone raves about how much fun the reception was – just what you want your wedding remembered for… the one where they had fun!

Book Reel Ting, the Steel Drum Band everyone loves.

For more information about Reel Ting or to schedule bookings, call George Pollis at (561) 215-7596 or send an email to george@reelting.com