Mr. Alston Jack of Tobago is our instructor of Steel Drums and Director of the YTI Pan Band. In addition to playing the steel drum, Mr. Jack is an arranger and composer. He has worked with Moods Steel Orchestra, Bamboo Steel Band, Harlem All Stars Orchestra, Tobago All Stars Steel Orchestra, Desperadoes Steel Orchestra and Renegades Steel Orchestra. He has appeared at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, The Apollo, Birdland and the Village Gate, as well as on tour in Finland and Mexico.
He conducts lecture/demonstrations with the YTI Pan Band as well as composing, arranging and directing for our touring Steel Band. In addition to his love of Steel Band, Mr. Jack also enjoys acting, singing, songwriting, and percussion.