Welcome to the Steel Drums!

Director: Billy Leo
Period: 2nd and 7th
Conference Period: 8:25 – 9:16 AM
E-Mail address: william.leo@austinisd.org

Steel Drums - Bailey Band

uniform-steel-drums-lgWhat is Steel Drums?

Steel Drums is a unique class that allows 7th and 8th grade students with musical knowledge to expand into new areas of music. Year-long and one semester classes are offered providing the students with knowledge of the steel pan and the interesting styles of music of the steel drum band.

How do I get signed up?

Band Director approval is required to enroll in this course. See Mr. Ortega  to verify that you may sign up for the class. Students who sign up should expect to pay an instrument use fee each semester.


Steel Drum is a group that performs at concerts, assemblies, and off campus performances. The dress for these events will be: Hawaiian shirt, white undershirt, black pants, black socks, and black shoes.