My Papi, played these all the time, we always had 3 of them in the house. May you rest in peace Papi. AW Caribbean Steel Drums, a percussive instrument that has the ability to produce different musical tones.
Steelpans (also known as steel drums or pans, and sometimes, collectively with other musicians, as a steel band or orchestra) is a musical instrument originating from The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. Steel pan musicians are called pannists.