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with Étienne Charles and Frankie McIntosh, special guests Garvin Blake and David “Happy” Williams, and Grammy Award-winner Arturo O’Farrill and the Brooklyn College Big Band  New York, USA - If you were anywhere near New York there was only one place to be on this early Spring date. The County of Kings, sometimes known as Brooklyn was treated to an outstanding evening of music at Brooklyn College’s Whitman Theatre. Under the auspices of the Hitchcock Institute for Studies in American Music, the event was billed as An Evening of Calypso Jazz with Étienne Charles and Frankie McIntosh, special guests Garvin Blake and David “Happy” Williams - featuring Arturo O’Farrill and the Brooklyn College Big Band. It was indeed a serious dose of edutainment.In addition to the great performances there was an added bonus of a pre-concert talk that was both educational and engaging which featured a panel consisting of Frankie McIntosh - piano, Garvin Blake - steelpan, Étienne Charles - trumpet and…See More
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An Evening of Calypso Jazz, Afro-Caribbean Music and Global Jazz

Started by Pan Times in When Steel Talks Exclusive. Last reply by odw 12 minutes ago. 2 Replies

with Étienne Charles and Frankie McIntosh, special guests Garvin Blake and David “Happy” Williams, and Grammy Award-winner Arturo O’Farrill and the Brooklyn College Big Band  New York, USA - If you were anywhere near New York there was only one…Continue

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What did PAN TRINBAGO ever do to PROMOTE PAN GLOBALLY?

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When KEITH DIAZ boasts about PAN TRINBAGO being THE GLOBAL GOVERNING BODY OF PAN, ah just have to hold meh head and bawl. Think about all the TRINIDADIANS (EXPATRIATES) who have made such unselfish contributions to promoting PAN globally.And then…Continue

Who is Aubrey Adams?

Started by odw in Uncategorized. Last reply by J.A.T 4 hours ago. 13 Replies

Recent discussion on Cultural ambassadors, managers, promoters of our culture had me thinking back to a time when government was involved in showcasing the art-form for international consumption. The name Aubrey Adams came to mind.My question is why…Continue

PANORAMA, CURSE OR BLESSING?

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This is a question WST frequently ask people they interview, a member ask it on another site and the response was over-whelming, so I decided to put out the question here to all members, IS PANORAMA A CURSE OR A BLESSING?Continue

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Posted by Patricia Toth on April 26, 2016 at 12:44pm 2 Comments

A complete small band , 4 tenors (high), 3 double seconds , 2double guitars, 1 treble cello  1 high 4 base , 1 low 6 base ,1 dudup , all pan stands and sticks. 1 Pair of congas, cow bell ,tambourine, maracas , scatcher and irons ,Also included 1 Yamaha power mixer and drum machine, 2 Yamaha (large) speakers with telescopic stands and the monitor and stand. all drums chromed but the base . Only serious inquiries please . Husband retiring from teaching pan , call Bob (crazy Theroulde ,  …

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Final send-off Trini Style by Despers

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Thanks to Mario Nunes for this link:
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