The initial idea to begin a steel band in St. Patrick's Grammar School began in 1997. The objective was to create a musical group, which would motivate and encourage student with no formal musical background to come together and make music.
The band came to fruition in 1998, when as part of the school's Art Week programme, Terry Noel from the BT Melodian Steel Orchestra came to Armagh and led a series of workshops, playing to our Year 8 and… read more
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