Welcome to Steelin' Jazz

The Steelin' Jazz Quartet features 4 of Chicago’s most talented musicians. Lightning, the world's finest double tenor pannist (steeldrum player) from Trinidad, is the band leader. Rob Block, a phenomenal American jazz artist performs on both the keyboard and the guitar, Bel Small, the band’s Bajan (from Barbados) Bounce is on the bass, and all is set to the sweet rhythms of American Aras Biskis on drums.

News and Articles

  • September 24

    First Post

    We are available for performances

  • May 30

    Hello world!

    Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

  • May 27

    Benefit birthday bash for Prince of pan

    The Diego Martin Pan Institute (DMPI) will once again celebrate the birthday of “the prince of pan,” Bertie Marshall, with benefit performances and a dinner hosted on Tuesday, February 6, from 6 pm—10 pm, at the DMPI headquarters in Diego Martin.

  • May 26

    Tribute to Pan Icon

    THIS COUNTRY’S citizens continue to pay lip service to the national musical instrument and the pioneers who made it into what it is today.