Steel Drum of My Life
Jason Roseman - Founder of Steelpan Instruments Technology. Born on the beautiful twin island republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Jason Roseman is a second generation steelpan tuner. He credits much of his success to his father, Joseph Roseman, who introduced and nurtured Jason's deep love and respect for the steelpan instrument. Jason started performing on steelpans at age eight and has traveled extensively, sharing the indigenous art form of his beloved country with the rest of the world. He also has taught steelpans at secondary schools in his native Trinidad and in England. As a performer, Jason has graced the stage with the Ray Kennedy Entertainers, Cassave, and Celia Cruz, to name a few. As a tuner, Jason has built steelpan instruments for individuals and educational institutions in the Caribbean, United States, and Europe. Living in the United States since 1997, he continues to promote his steelpan art form every opportunity he gets. This CD is a nice quality, live recording of Jason Roseman performing classical and contemporary pieces on the steel pan. Take note of Jason's smooth, affectionate playing, especially on tracks one, three and seven. Instruments used for this recording are; Bass, Double Seconds, Single Lead, Acoustic Drums and assorted percussion. Steel Drum of My Life is an enhancement to any CD collection. Jason also can be heard playing Steel Drums on the album 'Digital Ancient' track titled 'Look Inside'. Available at CD Baby.