CJ Menge established the Inside Out Steelband as an Arts-in-Education project in 1996. Since that time Menge has worked diligently to create a community of steelbands in the Austin, TX area, including Middle School and High School programs in Austin and Round Rock ISD, as well as the Inside Out Community Steelbands. Menge currently leads the Inside Out Community Steelband, composes and arranges for steelband, and works professionally as a steel pan performer and clinician.
Apr 21, 2020
Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by grants from Bloomberg Philanthropies, Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.