Clemson University Steel Band

The Gigging Steel Band is a select group of 6 players and is a professional ensemble available for hire. The Gigging Band exists in the fall and spring and performs on campus and in the community. The Gigging Band was featured on Michael Feldman’s Whad’ Ya Know for an estimated 1.5 million listeners during a live national broadcast in 2004.

The band includes 17 players and features 3 lead pans, 2 double seconds, 2 cellos, one bass, and engine room. The band performs a variety of musical styles including calypso, soca, pop, classical, and Latin.

The Clemson Steel Band's first CD, "Steelin' the Spotlight," was released in March 2005 and its follow-up release, "One Small Step for Pan," was released in Spring 2008. Their newest album, "Pan Overboard" was released in November of 2011.


CU Percussion Extravaganza
Thursday, November 13 • 8 pm
$8 adults / $5 students

CU Percussion Ensemble & CU Steel Band
Friday, April 24 • 8 pm
$8 adults / $5 students