April 26, 2014

BCA Presents: Liam Teague With the WIU Steel Band
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: Liam Teague
with the WIU Steel Band

April 26, 2014
COFAC Recital Hall

Hailed as the “Paganini of the Steelpan,” Liam Teague currently serves as the Head of Steelpan Studies and Associate Professor of Music at Northern Illinois University. Along with Clifford Alexis, he co-directs the WIU Steelband. He has distinguished himself as the recipient of many awards in his homeland of Trinidad and Tobago, including championships for his ability with the steelpan, violin and recorder. Some of these performances include opening for the MC Hammer tour of Trinidad and Tobago, Grenada and Trinidad and Tobago Jazz Festivals, the Cool Drummings Percussion Festival in Toronto, and MusicFest in Vancouver, Canada.

Related Web Site: BCA
Contact Information:
 Mike Musick
 Phone: 309-298-2900
 Email: m-musick@wiu.edu
Source: Bureau of Cultural Affairs

Western Illinois University
1 University Circle * Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309/298-1414 * E-mail info@wiu.edu
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