The double guitar is one of the lesser known voices in the steel orchestra. Generally used for strumming and harmonizations, this voice will add a baritone punch to the sound of your steel band. If you are looking for a low cello pan sound but want a more space saving and money saving alternative, double guitars may be for you.
The ISLAND SERIES (made in USA) line of steel pans (see diagrams below) is the perfect choice for all musicians and school groups who are looking to get some great workhorse pans to play on. Island Series pans are available as raw steel (unpainted), and painted.
The triple cello pans are the primary low harmony instrument in the steel drum band. It can play melody and counter melodies, strumming harmonies, and reinforce bass lines. It has a range of 2 7/8 octaves from bass clef B, to Bb in the treble clef staff.