Play Steel Drum Music. Play a variety of styles including Calypso, Reggae, Latin, Jazz and Popular Music. All sound equipment included, including music for breaks.
Price Range: Contact for rates
Insurance: Commercial General Liability, Additional fee required for gigs that require certs
What to Expect
Mollee is professional, courteous and talented. She has lots of experience and many happy clients. Please search for her on youtube to see some performances.
Stationed at Shaw AFB, Mollee Craven is a steel drum musician who lives in South Carolina and is also popular in states of North Carolina, Georgia, and along the panhandle of Northwest Florida and Alabama. She plays alone or with other musicians, playing all styles of music. With seventeen years playing steel pan professionally and twenty three years on the trombone, she has professional experience that will be perfect for your event anywhere in the USA.
Mollee specializes in upscale corporate & private events and uses the universal language of music to cross all cultural, gender, ethnic, economical, age, religious & political barriers. Her outgoing personality, professional appearance and her ability to know when to keep the music "upbeat" or "low key", are just a few reasons why you won't regret choosing Mollee Craven's Steel Drums to add that extra touch of class to your corporate event, private party, wedding/reception or whatever the occasion.
Corporate clientele includes Children's Home Society of Florida, Sandestin Hilton Resort, Del Webb Communities, Marriott Newport Beach, Portofino Island Resort Pensacola Beach, Hilton Waikoloa Village (Hawaii), Marriott Irvine, Hyatt Hotels, Toshiba Corp, Big Easy Nightclubs (Boise and Spokane), Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort, Wally Joiner & Friends Charity Golf Tournaments, Sunland RV Resorts, Embassy Suites of Sacramento, Talega Golf Club San Clemente, Association of Builders and Contractors (Global), Dana Point Seafood Fest, Orange County Bar Association, Newport-Irvine Rotary Club, Newport Beach Yacht Club and Tommy Bahama's of Palm Desert, Wilson Creek Winery of Temecula, United Way of Inland Empire, Newport Beach and La Jolla Beach, San Diego.
Additional Booking Notes
Shade must be provided for the steel drums because the instrument will go out of tune when played in direct sunlight.
Note: This is a general songlist - Any song can be learned
Ain't No Sunshine - Bill Withers
Aquarela do Brasil - Antnio Carlos Jobim
Autumn Leaves - Jazz Standard
Baby I Love Your Way - Peter Frampton
Bahia Girl - David Rudder
Best Of My Love - Eagles
Big Yellow Taxi - Joni Mitchell
Black Orpheus - Antnio Carlos Jobim
Blue Bayou - Roy Orbison
Blue Bossa - Joe Henderson
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Brown Skin Girl - Sonny Rollins
Buffalo Soldier - Bob Marley
Changes In Latitude - Jimmy Buffett
Cheeseburger In Paradise - Jimmy Buffett
Daniel - Elton John
Day-O (Banana Boat Song) - Harry Belafonte
Doin' Time - Sublime
Feel Like Making Love - Roberta Flack
Fins - Jimmy Buffett
Gimme De Ting - Lord Kitchner
The Hammer - David Rudder
Hot Hot Hot - Arrow
I Can See Clearly - Johnny Nash
I Shot The Sheriff - Bob Marley
I'm Yours - Jason Mraz
Imagine - John Lennon
Is This Love - Bob Marley
Jamaica Farewell - Harry Belafonte
Jammin - Bob Marley
Jambalaya - Hank Williams
Jump In De Line (Shake Sonora) - Harry Belafonte
Keep On Movin' - Bob Marley
Kitty Kat - Anderson Blood Armstrong (Barbados)
Little Sunflower - Milt Jackson
Love Is The Seventh Wave - Sting
Margaritaville - Jimmy Buffett
Marianne - Popular Calypso
Matilda - Harry Belafonte
Mo' Betta Blues - Branford Marsalis
No Woman No Cry - Bob Marley
Ob La Di - The Beatles
One Love - Bob Marley
Oye Como Va - Santana
Pass The Dutchie - The Mighty Diamonds
Red Red Wine - UB40
Santeria - Sublime
Somebody - Baron
Sound Of Silence - Simon & Garfunkel
St. Thomas - Sonny Rollins
Stir It Up - Bob Marley
Sugar Bum Bum - Lord Kitchener
Take Five - David Brubeck
Three Little Birds - Bob Marley
Volcano - Jimmy Buffett
Waiting In Vain - Bob Marley
Walking On The Moon - The Police
Watermelon Man - Herbie Hancock
What I Got - Sublime
Wild World - Cat Stevens
Yellow Bird (Choucoune) - Popular Calypso
Yesterday - The Beatles
|Sean Maurais||Bassist/Steel Pan|
|Francisco Fabre||Steel Pan/Timbales|
Influences & Inspiration
I have been playing the steel drum instruments since 1997, and have played with several steel drum orchestras.
Stage: A level space of 6' x 5' shall be designated as said stage. Adequate shelter from the sun and rain shall be provided for the safety of the band members as well as the instruments. NOTE: Steel Drums go out of tune when exposed to sunlight.
Power: A minimum of one outlet of 120 volts (10 amp circuit) to be located 25 feel or less from stage.
Loading: Adequate access to and from the stage for purposes of setup and teardown. Access needed 60 minutes before the show and 30 minutes after the show has ended.
Restroom/Dressing Room: A clean private restroom facility shall be provided for Artists use before, during and after the performance. The restroom could be used as dressing room if adequate.
Breaks: The Artist is entitled to one 15-minute break per each hour performed.
Extra Time: If the Purchaser wishes to purchase extra time, this may be negotiated after said show if more music is desired.
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