The Maroons are a Minneapolis-based trio that plays popular music of the Caribbean, including calypso and reggae. The Maroons are under the direction of mick laBriola, who has opened for such international music acts as Ziggy Marley, The Wailers and Black Uhuru.
Learn about the rich history and artistic contributions that Africans brought to the Americas. The Maroons demonstrate soca, reggae, calypso and ska. Discover the sounds and influences of Afro-Caribbean rhythms and learn about traditional Caribbean instruments such as the steel pan, conga drums, fonde, rhumba box, guitar and bass.
Note: A sound rental fee normally is needed. Prices vary for community and business bookings. Please contact staff for more information.