Steel Drum Band
Florida’s Most Popular Steel Drum Band
Are you looking for great music and entertainment for your beach wedding ceremony, reception, corporate event, convention or party? Do you want entertainers who create excitement and a happy mood with music that’s great for any age? Call RythmTrail Caribbean Steel Drum Band!
RythmTrail is the most unique and highly sought-after Caribbean steel drum band in Florida, because each member of RythmTrail are actual Caribbean Island natives, with more than 20 years of playing experience. With just a few simple beats, RythmTrail can transport you to paradise.
RythmTrail offers these distinct advantages:
- Variable band size, from a solo act to four musicians or more.See Other Acts
- Versatile repertoire, including Caribbean steel drum music, calypso, soca and reggae
- Personalized play lists to enhance the mood of your event, including romantic, festive and even dramatic
- Available to travel nationwide and internationally
- Caribbean steel drum music that is appropriate for all ages and audiences, and welcomed at weddings, corporate events, conventions and parties
- Each client is provided with services tailored specifically for their occasion
RythmTrail Caribbean Steel Drum Band plays at more than 300 events annually in Florida and around the nation. Contact RythmTrail today to discuss your event and needs by calling 866-495-4522! You can also request a quote online at your convenience. They’ll make your next occasion an unforgettable island experience.
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City of Jacksonville, Town of Miami, City of Tampa. Just to name a few.
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“I couldn’t have been happier with RythmTrail Steel Drum Band. They were so easy to work with, always responsive and the music was fantastic. Our guests loved them and we would definitely hire them again.”
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Steel Drum Band at Corporate Event, Orlando FL. Nov 7 2014
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Steel Drum Band at Beach Wedding Ceremony & Reception, Panama City Beach FL. May 10 2014
Dear Ephraim Our international trade association members thoroughly enjoyed Rythm Trail’s 4-piece presentation of steel drum (pan) music spanning the Caribbean island nations. Your band received many compliments for the quality of your music, entertainment skills and professionalism. I am happy to provide excellent references and referrals for other business groups. Thanks again for a great job.
With kind regards,
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Steel Drum Band at Conference Event, St Petersburg FL. May 01 2014
We hired the Steel Drum Band RythmTrail to perform at the Grand Opening of our new offices. Our performer arrived early to set up. His performance provided the perfect atmosphere! By the end of the evening, many of our guests were dancing along! His demeanor was professional and polite. We will definitely use their services again.
Director of Marketing
Lighthouse Property Management
Steel Drum Band at Grand Opening event, Osprey FL. Apr 30 2014
Very entertaining! Kept the party going!
PGA Head Golf Professional
Crane Lakes Golf and Country Club
Steel Drum Band at Luau Themed Party for Club Members, Port Orange Florida Apr 12 2014
We have utilized this band for a B-Day and Christmas Party and will definitely ask them to perform again. Their promptness, attitude and playing ability surpassed our expectations.
Mike and Sarah Ferro
Steel Drum Band at Christmas Party, Longwood Florida Dec 14 2013
Our event was a tremendous success and Loris at RythmTrail Steel Drum Band was fantastic. He arrived early and was set up in plenty of time. He played continuously and his music was perfect for the occasion. He was very professional. We won’t hesitate to use them again!
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Steel Drum Band at Breast Cancer Fundraiser, St Petersburg Florida Oct 12 2013
I had the pleasure of working with RythmTrail Steel Drum Band for the first time on October 1, 2013. I had booked the Trio and they were very professional, on time and went above and beyond the call of the contract. The bands stage area was switched 3 different times and Ephraim and the rest of the band were very accommodating with all the confusion. The band sounds great and has the Island Groove Sound! I would definitely use them again and again and ………. Thank you for a great night!
Steel Drum Music at Corporate Reception, Bonita Springs Florida Oct 1 2013
Ephraim, with RythmTrail Steel Drum Band, did a wonderful job performing at my son’s high school graduation party. Many guests were visiting from the North, and his music really helped to enhance the tropical theme!! In addition, the booking process was simple and he arrived early to set up and was very pleasant to all the guests.
Steel Drum Music at Graduation Party, Winter Springs Florida June 23 2013
Ali from Steel Drum Band was the life of our party! Not only was his music delightful but his attitude was positive, and endearing. By the end of the day Ali was not just our source of entertainment he became our friend. We will definitely invite him to our next event!
Steel Drum Music at Boat Party Coconut Grove Florida June 08 2013
What an amazing job! Everyone loved the steel drum!! Arrived to the venue early and was ready to perform. Fun & Professional and I will certainly book again for future events!! Thanks so Much!
Steel Drum Music at Corporate Reception, Tampa FL May 16 2012
Found the artist very respectful, kind and courteous He was an excellent performer and really set the mood for our Luau theme party. He was set up to go almost an hour before he was supposed to, and started playing almost 30 mins before I had asked him to (which was a great thing). He was easy to work with, and knew all the songs I would have expected him to perform. He commanded a stage presence and was very friendly. I would definitely rehire Steel Drum Band RythmTrail for any other Beach/Caribbean themed party we ever have. Very professional company and easy to work with. Very good in staying in contact with there clients and the online automated system for placing a deposit and paying for the event is very simple and easy to use.
Steel Drum Music at college fraternity Beach Caribbean themed party, Tallahassee Florida Mar 29 2013
We want to thank you for your outstanding service at our daughter’s wedding. You were prompt, courteous, and professional. We all truly enjoyed the music. My only regret is I should have asked if you would stay and extend your playing since it was enjoying and set the tone
Thanks so much and we loved the music
Steel Drum Music at Wedding Ceremony & Cocktail Hour Reception, Ponte Vedra Beach Florida Jan 02 2013
We were *very* pleased with our whole RythmTrail experience. Our performer Lawrence called to confirm that he was on his way the day of -which gave us piece of mind. He was prompt, friendly and played a great variety of songs. The volume was perfect: the guests could converse comfortably and still enjoy the live music. It made for a wonderful event and we would highly recommend RythmTrail Steel Drum Band!
Happy New Year
Steel Drum Music at Memorial Party Event, Naples FL, Dec 29 2012
I can’t thank you enough for creating such a beautiful ambiance at the wedding. The music was so fun and amazing! Everyone loved the performance and it really made me so happy to walk down the aisle to such great music. It really was wonderful! Thank you so much! I will recommend you to anyone who would like beautiful music played at their wedding! Thank you again!
Laura St Pierre Campbell
Steel Drum Music at Beach wedding Ceremony, Ponce Inlet FL, Nov 18 2012
We had one person on steel drums from RythmTrail for our family reunion at Tuckaway Shores Resort and couldn’t have been more pleased. Everyone enjoyed his music and he was extremely friendly and never hurried to leave at 9pm. I would highly recommend this group to anyone interested in steel drums for that tropical Caribbean ambiance.
Steel Drum Music at Family Reunion, Indialantic FL, Aug 11 2012
I just want to thank Ephraim from RythmTrail for a job well done. He returned every phone call, replied to every email and was punctual on the day of our event. The music was absolutely perfect! I wouldn’t think twice about having him perform at another event.
Thank you for making my special day extra special.
Steel Drum Music at Beach Wedding Ceremony, Atlantic Beach, Florida Jul 27 2012
Hi Ephraim –
Thank you so much for providing such a fabulous time at our wedding – the music was fantastic, fun and a surprise for our guests.
I have always loved the sound of the steel drum but was not sure if it would work well in a wedding environment – once I heard you start I knew I had made the right choice. Your professionalism is a stand out in your business….planning and choosing music via email could have been a problem – with your group it was a pleasant surprise.
Thank you again!
Steel Drum Band at Wedding Ceremony, Cocktail Hour & Reception, Mission Inn Resort, Howey in the Hills FL Jul 13 2012
Eric and I would like to give you huge thanks for playing at our wedding 7/8/12. I personally appreciated you were on time and you played beautifully. My guests can’t stop talking about how much they enjoyed your music during the cocktail hour and later on when you played “Is This Love” for Eric and I alone as the sun set! It was a memory for a lifetime!
May God continue blessing you.
Eric and Giselle Perez!
Steel Drum Band at Wedding Ceremony & Cocktail Hour Reception, Key Largo Bay Marriott, Key Largo FL Jul 08 2012
Ephraim thank you so much for playing during our wedding and also DJ for the reception!! Everyone had so much fun and are still talking about your talent!! It was an evening to remember!
Steel Drum Band at Beach Wedding, Shipyard Hilton Head, South Carolina May 27 2012
Ephraim was great! One of the greatest fears with a destination wedding is hoping that everyone will come through. Ephraim was on time, professional and very entertaining for us and our guests. Having him was a unique addition to our wedding we will never forget, and we would highly recommend him to anyone. Everyone absolutely loved him!
Again thank you so much for making our wedding a day we’ll never forget!!
Steel Drum Band at Beach Wedding, Miramar Beach, Florida April 09 2012
The Steel Drum performance was wonderful. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed it!
Steel Drum Band at Community Picnic Event, Nokomis FL April 1 2012
When our dear friend lost his battle with cancer at age 42 we were left to grapple both with his loss and with his wish not to have a funeral or memorial service. Instead we decided to throw a party in celebration of his life, and his love of cruise vacations provided the theme for the evening. I was apprehensive about hiring a steel drum band because I didn’t want the occasion to be too over-the-top, or to seem disrespectful. When you came to set up and we discussed the situation I could tell immediately that you “got it”. We couldn’t have been more thrilled with your professionalism and with your sensitivity toward the occasion. You set exactly the right tone throughout the evening, giving us just the atmospheric cruise ship “pool deck” feel that we wanted, and that our friend would have greatly enjoyed. Thank you so much for making the entire evening extremely special for all of us!
Steel Drum Band at Cruise Theme Party, Orlando FL Mar 31 2012
Thank you for providing great steel drum music at our Yachty Gras at the Marina at Ortega Landing. Everyone loved it and it certainly made the mood.
I look forward to having you play here again soon!
Marina at Ortega Landing
Steel Drum Music at Mardi Gras Party, Jacksonville Beach FL Mar 17 2012
We used Rhythm Trail as a focal point for out Trade Show booth. Dusty, was fantastic at not only working the crowd, engaging our customers, posing for photographs, but his music playing during our Grand Entrance really drew attention to our company. We will definitely use your services again!
Executive Vice President
Multipet International Inc.
Steel Drum Music at Global Pet Show, Orlando FL Convention Center Mar 1 2012
Hello Mr. Ephraim (Steel Drum Band RythmTrail)
Just AMAZING presentation, You put the seasoning to my Party… Serious people to negotiate, flexible, no hidden costs. Made my party the best, definitely hire them again ..THANKS
Until next time .. We Love U!!!
Ellen & Manuel Suarez
Steel Drum Band at Birthday Party Altamonte Springs Florida Feb 18 2012
Ephraim gave us an excellent performance at our baby shower celebration. Everyone asked us, “where did you find him, he is great!” It was not too loud – not too quiet. It was perfect for our celebration. I could not ask for anything more.
W. Benenati – Attorney at Law
Steel Drum Band at Baby Shower, Winter Park Florida Feb 18 2012
Thank you so much for the superb job you did for our wedding! The guests all loved your playing as much as we did, and your version of the love song from The Princess Bride was beautiful!
Steel Drum Music at Beach Wedding Ceremony & Cocktail Hour Reception – Islander Beach Resort, Islamorada Florida Feb 17 2012
Ephraim made our cocktail hour. We hired him to play for our wedding cocktail hour and it was so relaxing and enjoyable. Our guests LOVED his music. I made a special request and he made sure to play it for us. He is very professional, was on time and really talented! He made our cocktail hour and we wished we could have listened to him longer! Very beautiful music!
Steel Drum Music at Wedding Cocktail Hour B Ocean Hotel Fort Lauderdale FL Jan 14 2012
Ephraim thanks for the steel drum music at my party. We had fun despite the weather, will call again next year.
Steel Drum Band at Birthday Party Bonita Springs Florida Jan 6 2012
Thank you so much for your amazing performance at our New Years wedding at Paradise Cove in Orlando. The steel drums were a perfect addition to our outdoor ceremony and the DJ for the reception was great playing perfect music for our guests. I could not have been happier with the service you provided and would recommend this service to anyone!! Thanks again!
Geralyn and Justin McDonald
Steel Drum Music at Wedding Ceremony & Cocktail Hour, Paradise Cove Orlando Florida – Jan 01 2012
RythmTrail played my 12/28 wedding reception and I could not be more happy! They were great at getting the crowd up and moving, incredibly talented, and played exactly the right songs. Everyone at the wedding raved about the music and had a wonderful time. My husband has a masters degree in music and was very impressed with their performance and was really excited when we were pulled up to play the steel drums. We would recommend them to anyone who wants a fun, unique band!
Leah Lavelle Rietveld
Steel Drum Music at Beach Wedding Ceremony, Cocktail Hour & Reception – St Pete Beach Florida Dec 28 2011
Thank you for another great night of entertainment. We enjoyed your services and look forward to working with you again next year. Best regards,
Emily Kettler Netpique, LLC
Steel Drum Christmas Music at Holiday Party, Palm Coast Florida – Dec 13 2011
We were very pleased with the professionalism and talent of the Rhythm Trail Steel Drum band. They arrived on time to the venue and set up all of their own instruments and sound equipment. We had a duo and they played a large selection of Christmas music along with other popular songs. We appreciated their sensitivity to our conservative culture and we feel they greatly contributed to the atmosphere of our Caribbean Christmas theme. Thank you Ephraim!
Florida Hospital Zephyrhills
Steel Drum Music at Christmas Party, Zephyrills Florida – Dec 8 2011
Ephraim the steel drum music was great, thanks for playing my favorite Big Mountain song. You Rock
Live Steel Drum Music at Beach Wedding , Miami Beach Florida – Dec 4 2011
We have used him for two private birthday parties. What a great show!!! We will continue using him in the future. Highly recommend him to anyone looking for a great show.
Karen & Greg Money, Heathrow, FL
Live Steel Drum Music at Birthday Party, Lake Mary Florida – Dec 3 2011
Ephraim thank you again for your great talent and bringing a fresh new music of the steel drums of the Caribbean right into our Christmas party. Both Howard Bolos and myself loved your music and it really helped start our preparation for Christmas. We will hire you again. I hope to post your music on my facebook really soon.
Christmas Steel Drum Music at Christmas Party , Cocoa Florida – Dec 2 2011
The Steel Drum music your performer provided were absolutely perfect background music for our outdoor event! It was exactly what we wanted and everyone enjoyed that added touch to our son’s baptism party. We will definitely recommend you to friends and family.
Janet, Page Terrace Beachfront Resort- Treasure Island FL
Steel Drum Music at after Baptism Brunch, Clearwater Beach Florida – Nov 20 2011
RythmTrail played at our wedding at the Naples Beach Hotel recently and were fabulous! I can’t say enough good things about them! All of our guests had a ball with them as they had a wide variety of music and infused their steel drums into the whole evening! I’d hire them in a minute! Thanks so much!
Jamie Buxton Williams
Steel Drum Beach Wedding at Naples Beach Hotel, Naples Florida – Nov 18 2011
We couldn’t have been more pleased with your performance at our cocktail last Monday. The music was great and set the mood for the event. We will definitely call for future events.
Steel Drum Music at Corporate Event, Bradenton Florida – Nov 14 2011
Thank you so much for playing the steel drums at our wedding ceremony and cocktail receptions. You helped to create a tropical vibe that I was looking for. We enjoyed your playing and had several compliments from our guests who all enjoyed it too. Thank you so much for sharing your talent with us and for being such a pleasure to work with.
Steel Drum Music at Beach Wedding Ceremony & Cocktail Hour Reception – Cocoa Beach Hilton Hotel, Cocoa Beach Florida Nov 12 2011
RythmTrail Steel Drum Band Service Areas:
Our Steel Drum Band travels everywhere to perform for any event. Beach Wedding, Corporate Event, House Party, Christmas & Holiday Parties and all other occasions.
Our Steel Drum Band service all Cities in Florida (FL)
Georgia (GA) St Simons Island, Jekyll Island, Savannah, Atlanta and others.
In South Carolina (SC), Hilton Head, Charleston and others.
All Cities in North Carolina (NC) and Alabama (AL)
Our Steel Drum Players service these Florida Cities regularly:
Anna Maria Island, Bonita Springs, Captiva Island, North Captiva, Cocoa Beach, Clearwater, Daytona Beach, Destin, Dunedin, Orlando, Winter Park, Kissimmee, Clermont, Tampa, Palm Harbor, Treasure Island, St. Pete, Sarasota, Sand Key, Siesta Key, Longboat Key, Ft. Myers, Naples, Marco Island, Florida Keys, Key West, Key Largo, Islamorada, Key Biscayne, Miami, Miami Beach, North Miami, South Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Singer Island, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Jupiter, Port St Lucie, Fort Pierce, Vero Beach, Melbourne, New Smyrna Beach, Ormond Beach, Palm Coast, St Augustine, Ponte Vedra Beach, Fernandina Beach, Jacksonville, Jacksonville Beach, Amelia Island, St George Island, Panama City, Pensacola, and Ocala Florida.
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More about RythmTrail Steel Drum Band
RythmTrail Steel Drum Band was formed in 2004 by fellow Steel Drum Player Ephraim Adams from Guyana. The band members are all Caribbean Island natives who lived the Island culture, music, the vibes and everything prior to migrating to the USA. All of our players have more than 20 years experience playing steel drums and performing the island music reggae and calypso. RythmTrail Steel Drum Band plays at over 300 events
When you are planning any event be it a Beach Wedding, Wedding Cocktail or Ceremony, Corporate Function etc and you decide to contact RythmTrail Steel Drum Band you would not find some booking agent or event planner taking your call, you will be speaking with an actual steel drum player Ephraim Adams.
I know exactly what you are looking for at your event, I know the kind of ambience you want to create, I know the kind of energy you want to bring to you party, corporate event or wedding because I (Ephraim Adams) am a steel drum player myself. Not just some guy with a website hiring random steel drum players or performers. Since I am an actual steel drum players myself I listen to you or read your request personally and know exactly which player best fits your event.
It’s not one size fits all because each event is different. Some events are just laid back easy listening while some are upbeat high energy and very engaging. So I know who is the best player or the best group of performers to send to your event to make it a success. Read hundreds reviews from clients just like you on these pages.
What Steel Drum Band size best fits your event?
We offer band sizes from solo act to as large as a nine piece band size or more, whatever the needs for your event RythmTrail Steel Drum Band will deliver.
Solo Steel Drum Players for small beach wedding, cocktail hr, just a small house party or grand openings, bachelorette parties etc. Our steel drum players are from some of these Caribbean Islands: Guyana, Jamaica, St Croix, St Thomas, Trinidad and Tobago just to name a few. Solo performances are done with backing tracks some also include vocals depending upon client request. Some of our solo steel drum performances are exclusively the steel drums only without any backing tracks or vocals only when specifically requested by the client.
Duo Steel Drum Band: Our Duo Act band composition are Two steel drum player, a steel drum player with a guitarist or a steel drum player / steel pan player with a percussionist. The duo band include vocals unless request for instrumental only by the client. We provide Live steel drum music and Caribbean Entertainment for rehearsal dinners, pool parties, birthday parties, graduation parties, grand openings, baby showers, fundraisers and more.
Trio Steel Drum Band:
Our Trio Steel Drum Band composition are Two steel drum players and one guitarist, two steel drum players and one percussionist, one steel drum player a guitarist and a percussionist OR three steel drum players. All band compositions include vocals and only excluded by client request. Our Trio Steel Drum Band act are usually for large events and budgets. We perform at conventions, corporate events, bar mitzvahs, house parties, Christmas parties, holiday parties (4th of July etc), cruise ships, retirement communities events, retirement parties, business anniversary and more.
Four Piece Steel Drum Band: Our Four Piece Steel Drum Band compositions are Two steel drum players one guitarist and one percussionist, three steel drum players with one guitarist or one percussionist OR one steel drum player one guitarist one percussionist and one keyboard player. All band compositions include vocals unless excluded by the client. Four piece steel drum band are for large weddings, sorority functions, anniversaries, bachelor parties, engagement parties, bridal showers, fraternity events, family reunions, class reunions, christenings and all occasions.
Though all our musicians are very versatile and could play music across all genre pop, top 40, jazz etc. We at RythmTrail Steel Drum Band keep it specifically Island Caribbean music. We understand that if you hire a steel drum band or steel drum player you want something different, you want the Caribbean feel, the Island vibes so we play mainly reggae, soca, calypso, some jimmy buffet just pure Caribbean Island music. After all you did not hire a DJ or top 40 band, you hired steel drums for the happy island sounds of the Caribbean and that’s what we play at your event Caribbean Island Music.
RythmTrail also offer these other Caribbean Entertainment Acts:
Moko Jumbies Stilt Dancers also know as Stilt Walkers, Our Moko Jumbies (Caribbean Stilt Walkers) put on an actual dance performance and your event. They just don’t stand around, they are real high energy performers. If you want to get your party going then our moko jumbies is the act for you.
Junkanoo Band – More energy for your event with color costumes, whistles, bells, horns and drums that shake the earth our Junkanoo band could wake up any party or event. We have the best lead dancer in the business a girl full of energy and bacchanal in her waistline.
Carnival Girls – Colorful energetic, Caribbean dance moves, smiling faces and more. These Carnival Girls would make your party the talk of the town. Perfect for party hosting, getting your dance floor going and some great photo ops.
Brazilian Dancers / Brazilian Girls – We can take you to the heart of Rio de Janeiro Brazil, Fun, wild and crazy ok not too crazy but just pure fun and high energy. These girls with colorful costumes, big feathered head wear and fun music will bring any party or event to life. All authentic Brazilians.
Fire Performer – Just add little wow factor to your event. Fire performers do tricks such as fire eating, limbo under a burning stick etc.
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