About the Band

Connecticut's Award-Winning Steel Pan Band
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The Award Winning Silver Steel Band is a Steel Drum Band based in Bridgeport, CT, directed by Jim Royle of Jim Royle Drum Studios. You can find Silver Steel playing many of your favorite Caribbean favorites as well as Soca and Calypso styled music from Trinidad and Tobago. Entering our 3rd year together, Silver Steel delights audiences with our infectious rhythms resulting in spontaneous dancing, uncontrollable joy, and perpetual smiles wherever we play! Email us at: manager@silversteelband.com

  • Festival-Friendly
  • Family-Friendly
  • Caribbean-Friendly
  • Dance-Friendly

The Band

The amazing people that keep this band going!
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Jim Royal

James L. Royle is a native of Connecticut and former president of the state chapter of the Percussive Arts Society’s for sixteen years.
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Brian Ente

Assistant Director
Brian Ente is a Musician and Composer who studied at Ithaca College with Gordon Stout and Conrad Alexander.
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Pedro Mata

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