Conway, SC - From Coastal Carolina University:
CONWAY, SC - North Carolina A&T University's 'Cold Steel' Drum Line will perform at 6:30 p.m. on April 8 at Coastal Carolina University's Brooks Stadium.
The event, which will also include a performance by Coastal Carolina University's African Drum and Dance ensemble, is part of the University's 2010 African American Legacy Series sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Student Services. The event is free and open to the public.
The concert will highlight marching bands and drum ensembles, which constitute a rich tradition of America's historically Black universities. The percussion section of A&T's Blue and Gold Marching Band, "Cold Steel," established in 1985, is a 40-member ensemble directed by Ron Rodgers, A&T's director of percussion.