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Ian Dobson

Steel Drum from Seattle, WA - Will travel up to 600 miles
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$200 - $600 per event
IAN DOBSON'S PAN LEGGO means
IAN DOBSON'S STEEL DRUM PARTY!!!!

AS A STEEL DRUM, SALSA, AND WORLD MUSIC EXPERT IAN HAS BROUGHT THE CARIBBEAN TO EVENTS FOR OVER 10 YEARS

Ian attended Oberlin Conservatory of Music and began playing steel drum music in 1995. Ian Dobson's Pan Leggo offers fabulous party activities centered on dancing and singing, and a wide repertoire of world music styles. When he's not bringing his 'steel drum party' to various private events you may find him playing at the Bahama Breeze restaurant in Tukwila Washington or pursuing one of countless other musical pursuits. Come check him out! Please contact us for our web site address. There you will find a schedule of Ian's upcoming performances.

IAN OFFERS MORE THAN JUST MUSIC: HE OFFERS A COMPLETE TROPICAL PARTY EXPERIENCE

At your request he can even involve your guests and give them a terrific time with dance lessons and sing-alongs and percussion play-alongs and more.

HIS MUSIC HAS BROAD APPEAL

Are you afraid that it's going to be hard to choose a musical group all your guests will like? Look no further: Ian Dobson's Pan Leggo offers a proven solution. Steel drum music is universally adored. Better yet, with his wealth of musical background, extensive overseas experience and fluency in Spanish and Portuguese, Ian will forge musical bonds among guests of all cultures and ages so that everyone has a blast.

WE TAILOR OUR PERFORMANCE TO YOUR EVENT

Ian is versatile enough to play many musical roles and styles, from calypso to salsa and reggae; jazz and rock to classical. And, unlike most acts, Ian Dobson's Pan Leggo can easily expand it's size and instrumentation to fit your event: from a solo to a thrilling expanded group of seven or more musicians.
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Wedding

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Ian was not only on time, he was early! He came in, was very courteous and professional, set everything up on time and started playing a few minutes early. He worked with me (the groom) on exactly what to play for the processional when my bride walked in, and then a signal for when to start playing the recessional. Worked perfectly. He was great, guests enjoyed it, he took a request from the obligatory drunk cousin demanding an encore of "Red Red Wine" with aplomb. He played an extra few minutes, and handled the load-out on his own with no complications. In short- 5 star service all around. Would give 6 stars if I could.

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Concert

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Ian was very professional. After we had to do a last minute change to show location and therefore how our event was going to be run, he was willing to take on a much more interactive role with the audience. He put on a great performance and got the audience involved for a fun afternoon for everybody.

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Inauguration Party

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He did a great job and created a very fun atmosphere for our event!

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PAST EVENTS
FUTURE EVENTS
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2015
May
12
Corporate Function
Bothell, WA
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2014
Jun
19
Corporate Function
Seattle, WA
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
2014
Mar
22
Wedding
Seattle, WA
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2013
Oct
26
Casino Event
Auburn, WA
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
2013
Sep
24
Celebration
Bothell, WA
11:30 PM - 2:30 AM
2013
Jul
4
July 4th Party
Lakebay, WA
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Margaritaville
Jimmy Buffett
Day-O
Harry Belafonte
Ran Kan Kan
Tito Puente
Don't Worry Be Happy
Bobby McFerrin
Son de la Loma
Black Magic Woman
Santana
Guantanamera
No Woman No Cry
Bob Marley
Girl from Ipanema
Antonio Carlos Jobim
One Note Samba
Antonio Carlos Jobim
Singer
Percussion
Steel Drum
One Man Band
Folk Singer
Jazz Singer
Pop Singer
Reggae Singer
Rock Singer
Latin Singer
Beach Music Singer
Children's Music Singer
World Music Singer
Beach Music One Man Band
Jazz One Man Band
Pop One Man Band
Rock One Man Band
Jazz Percussion
Wedding Singer
Proms
Weddings
Baby Showers
Bar Mitzvahs
Celebrations
Funerals
Picnic
Bachelorette Parties
Concerts
Bat Mitzvahs
Bridal Showers
Events
Bachelor Parties
Banquets
Christenings
Conventions
Festivals
Fundraisers
Halloween Parties
Meetings
Birthday Parties (Kids)
Birthday Parties (Adult)
First Communions
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
Engagement Parties
Family Reunions
Rehearsal Dinners
Christmas Parties
Quinceañeras
Please note Ian Dobson will also travel to Bainbridge Island, Bellevue, Kirkland, Mercer Island, Port Gamble, Suquamish, Edmonds, Bothell, Mountlake Terrace, Bremerton, Kingston, Lynnwood, Poulsbo, Redmond, Everett, Port Orchard, Renton, Indianola, Silverdale, Woodinville, Keyport, Vashon, Issaquah, Olalla, Rollingbay, Snohomish, Hansville, Kent, Mukilteo, Seabeck.
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