Born on the beautiful twin island republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Jason Roseman founder of Steelpan Instruments Technology is a second generation steelpan tuner. He credits much of his success to his father Joseph Roseman who introduced and nurtured Jason’s deep love and respect for the steelpan instrument.
Jason started performing on steelpans at age eight and has traveled extensively sharing the indigenous art form of his beloved country with the rest of the world. He also has taught steelpans at secondary schools in his native Trinidad and in England.
As a tuner Jason has built steelpan instruments for individuals and educational institutions in the Caribbean, United States and Europe. Living in the United States since 1997 he continues to promote his steelpan art form every opportunity he gets.
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.