Tropical Sensations is a steel drum group comprised of adults from southwest New Hampshire and Massachusetts. This group, under the direction of Elaine Merrifield, performs an eclectic selection of music including calypso, reggae, blues and rumbas to name a few. This ensemble performs in four part harmony on various sized steel drums from single lead pans to a full set of six bass pans. They have performed in both states, as well as a "Winter Tour" in Florida, and have developed quite a following at concerts throughout the area. They have recently been a featured group on New Hampshire day at the Eastern States Exposition, in West Springfield, MA.
Tropical Sensations is the performance group of Monadnock Island Sounds. There are a number of groups playing at different levels from beginners to the featured performing groups. Lessons are available on the various drums and performing groups can be booked for events or parties.
Please come and hear for yourself the wonderful sounds of the Caribbean provided by the Tropical Sensations.