Lesson features

Steelpan, an instrument born in Trinidad and Tobago, an island country in the Caribbean Sea. You can touch the beautiful tone from "Basics"!

Steelpan, an instrument born in Trinidad and Tobago, an island country in the Caribbean Sea.
It's a tropical country that you can't imagine being made by hitting a drum! It has a beautiful tone.

"I want to touch the sound of a tropical country"
"I want to increase the variation in playing style"
"I want to start playing some musical instrument and enjoy music"
This is a must-see for those who say ... !!

Beginner classes are open with the aim of playing simple songs, starting with sound production and basic practice that even beginners can rest assured.
Eventually, we plan to hold middle classes aimed at improving the level of performance.

The instructor is Yoichi Izawa, who plays an active role as a steelpan player with various players!


♪ Introductory class

Even if you are completely new to us, you can rest assured! How to make sounds-Start from basic practice!

◆ Lesson method
○ Twice a month / 60 minutes per lesson (Irregular holding / Start date will be decided and announced by the end of the previous month)
Group lessons
* Why don't you experience the atmosphere of the classroom first?
Visit is possible / However, only once per person (reservation required /?
Please contact us for details)

♪ Intermediate class

Currently not offered.

After an introductory class, we are currently preparing a class to improve the level of performance.

◆ For inquiries about the steelpan class,
Feel free to call Ethnic City 03-3842-6042 ♪


Lecturer introduction

Yoichi Izawa Professor Izawa

Steel Pan (Steelpan player) Yoichi Izawa Graduated from Jiyunomori Gakuen / Graduated from Tokyo Music University
In 1992, he met Steelpan at a performance in Japan by Renegades Steel Orchestra and was shocked. In 2000, he met Mr. Yoshihiro Harada, Steel Pan Player, learned and experienced various things, and started playing as a Steel Pan player. In 2007, he participated in the steelpan contest "PANORAMA" held in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago as a member of the local orchestra Starlift Steel Orchestra. In 2008, he formed "WAIWAI STEEL BAND" and released 3 albums. He is active all over the country and has appeared in various music festivals. Expressed in a unique style, such as units with various instruments, solos, and Steel Pan Band. Through steelpan and music, he is exploring "joy" and "memory of sound."

Yoichi Izawa WEB SITE >>>

[Responsible] Wednesday (twice a month / irregular) * The schedule will be decided and announced by the end of the previous month.


Tuition fee

◆ Introductory class

¥ 8,800 (tax included) / month (including equipment cost 1,100)

Admission fee ¥ 5,500 (tax included)
Number of times twice a month
Lesson time 60 minutes * Fixed time on days of the week
Start date Wednesday 15: 00-20: 00
(Available at other times)

◆ Intermediate class

¥ Undecided / month

Admission fee ¥ 5,500 (tax included)
Number of times undecided
Lesson time undecided
Start date undecided