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A locally produced documentary, WINGS OF A DOVE will be premiering at Garrett 8 Cinemas on September 14 at 9:30AM. The documentary dives into a special project at Crellin Elementary School where the students, teaching staff, and volunteers joined…Continue
by Mary Sincell McEwen A&E EditorMCHENRY — “Wings of a Dove,” an independent documentary about the steel drum project at Crellin Elementary School, was screened last Friday to about 450 students, parents, teachers, and guests at Garrett 8…Continue
ELECTIONS on October 28th (ah still eh buy it; but I am going along with the assumption) that will be the end of THE RICHARD FORTEAU ERA. And Michael Joseph and Darren Sheppard sinking on the FORTEAU SHIP too.They need to HIRE a MARKETING AGENT (ah…Continue
"There is a clique that talk BIG and when it's time to walk the Walk, they suddenly have to tie their shoelaces and it may take days to do so."I myself was told about ONE SLATE that is full of INSTRUCTORS ONLY and nobody from the LEADER DOWN ever…Continue
NOW I know how some ARRANGERS in TRINIDAD feel when PANORAMA SEASON comes along and NOBODY calls them to arrange for their band.I thought I had a little chance with MARCUS ASH but I am still waiting for his call.Its been almost two years that I have…Continue
ABOUT THE MAN HIMSELF
Much is known of Ellie as a pan tuner and popular steel-band man, but not many people know of his academic side. Ellie as a young man was very ambitious and at an early age became an apprentice in machinery and graduated at the top of his class as a Lathe Operator. He was well recognized for his work in Trinidad in that field, as a valued employee at the Acme Engineering Co. on Richmond street. His first encounter with Navy would come when US Navy forces staged a…Continue