BK steel drummers prep for big competition

Steel drum bands throughout Brooklyn are banging out extra practices ahead of a big competition this Saturday.

The bands, which are also known as Steelpans, will face off behind the Brooklyn Museum before the start of the West Indian Day Parade.

The Panorama Music Makers are among the bands undergoing intense rehearsals and are looking forward to sharing their unique Carribean sound with the borough.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."