Download Steel Drum Sheet Music, percussion sheet music and more at MauMauMusic.com
 French German Spain Italian Dutch Russian Portuguese Japanese Korean Arabic Filipino Malaysia Chinese Simplified
More Translations
Client Log In
The "webs" largest source of steel drum sheet music

Home » Downloads » Sheet Music » Steel Drum Sheet Music » Calypso & Soca

 Checkout
"Soca In The Sun" by Joe Moxon 
"Soca In The Sun" by Joe Moxon

Sample Mp3

“Soca In the Sun” is a great soca/calypso groove with a very catchy melody. Written in the key of A-flat, this composition was intended to explore another key other than the typical steel drum keys while still written in a good range for the lead pan. Knowledge of the ‘songo’ groove is necessary for the intro and solo sections, and might be the most challenging aspect of the entire piece. However, beginning bands could always substitute a calypso groove in its place. There is also an opportunity for a soloist during the ‘open solo’ section, which is mainly a vamp over an E-flat dominant chord. Having a solo section with no real “changes” is great for any beginning improviser to gain experience with improvisation. “Soca In The Sun” should not take long for any high school or college group to learn and would be a great addition to any concert. Enjoy!

Difficulty: Medium (great for high school and college steel bands)

Instrumentation: tenor/double tenor/double seconds/guitars/bass/drum set/engine room (congas/brake drum/shaker/cowbell/etc.)

ITEM ID : SDJM-0004

List Price: $45.00
Price: $40.00

« Previous | Next »


 
Product Reviews

No Reviews For This Product.

Click to review this product