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marilyn metivier-sheppard is attending Pan Times's event
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2017 UK National Panorama Competition at Horniman’s Pleasance (Park),

August 26, 2017 from 6pm to 10pm
2017 UK National Panorama Competition features participants Metronomes Steel Orchestra, Mangrove Steelband, Ebony Steelband, Croydon Steel Orchestra, CSI Steelband, Real Steel, defending champsEbony Steel Band and .  Time:  6:00–10:00 p.m.  Venue:  Horniman’s Pleasance (Park), Kensal Road, London, ENGLAND.     26th August 2017PanoramaA fabulous, free open air evening for the entire family, steel band lovers, general music lovers or anyone looking to enjoy a great evening in a Caribbean style atmosphere. The evening consists of a competitive performance by national steel bands and other entertainment. Venue: Emslie Horniman Pleasance Park, Bosworth Road, W10Fee: FreeTime: 6pm to 10pmclick for everything you need to know about UK 2017 PanoramaSee More
8 hours ago
Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho replied to Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho's discussion PAN UNDER SIEGE...
"I'm just sharing the benefits of Anthony Williams knowledge, and experience he entrusted me with MASAI, you're sharp my brother..."
11 hours ago
masai hall replied to Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho's discussion PAN UNDER SIEGE...
"Preach and teach; my brother."
12 hours ago
Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho replied to Bugs's discussion So Pan Trinbago has been accused of trying to steal Pan IN d Avenue
"THIS, is exactly the problem CH, these so called people that LOVES the Steelband, loves it for one reason and one reason alone, what THEY CAN GET FROM IT OK, this HYPNOTIC music instrument of ours that has an IDIOM all it's own, which…"
15 hours ago
Pan Times's event was featured
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2017 UK National Panorama Competition at Horniman’s Pleasance (Park),

August 26, 2017 from 6pm to 10pm
2017 UK National Panorama Competition features participants Metronomes Steel Orchestra, Mangrove Steelband, Ebony Steelband, Croydon Steel Orchestra, CSI Steelband, Real Steel, defending champsEbony Steel Band and .  Time:  6:00–10:00 p.m.  Venue:  Horniman’s Pleasance (Park), Kensal Road, London, ENGLAND.     26th August 2017PanoramaA fabulous, free open air evening for the entire family, steel band lovers, general music lovers or anyone looking to enjoy a great evening in a Caribbean style atmosphere. The evening consists of a competitive performance by national steel bands and other entertainment. Venue: Emslie Horniman Pleasance Park, Bosworth Road, W10Fee: FreeTime: 6pm to 10pmclick for everything you need to know about UK 2017 PanoramaSee More
17 hours ago
Pan Times updated an event
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2017 UK National Panorama Competition at Horniman’s Pleasance (Park),

August 26, 2017 from 6pm to 10pm
2017 UK National Panorama Competition features participants Metronomes Steel Orchestra, Mangrove Steelband, Ebony Steelband, Croydon Steel Orchestra, CSI Steelband, Real Steel, defending champsEbony Steel Band and .  Time:  6:00–10:00 p.m.  Venue:  Horniman’s Pleasance (Park), Kensal Road, London, ENGLAND.     26th August 2017PanoramaA fabulous, free open air evening for the entire family, steel band lovers, general music lovers or anyone looking to enjoy a great evening in a Caribbean style atmosphere. The evening consists of a competitive performance by national steel bands and other entertainment. Venue: Emslie Horniman Pleasance Park, Bosworth Road, W10Fee: FreeTime: 6pm to 10pmclick for everything you need to know about UK 2017 PanoramaSee More
17 hours ago
Cecil hinkson replied to Bugs's discussion So Pan Trinbago has been accused of trying to steal Pan IN d Avenue
"JJJ, what you said might be true but I'm sure we all can agree on one  thing, she is smart and love the Steelband, these are the people the Steelband needs today, she is doing stuff. MAN WHO SAY IT CAN"T BE DONE, WATCH MAN DOING IT."
19 hours ago
Andre-Roger Dellevi replied to Pan Times's discussion United Kingdom Steelband 2017 Panorama Line-up -- Quick Chart
"Good Luck to all participants, We Jammin Steel!!!"
21 hours ago
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Brian Sylvester Speaks on Grenada's 2017 Panorama situation

Brian Sylevester speaks on why Panorama 2017 was postponed and why the steelpan community of Grenada are up in arms. A Hollis Clifton Report.
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Selwyn Maxwell liked Pan Times's discussion Grenada Steel Bands Association Calls for Resignation of SMC Board
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Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho replied to Bugs's discussion So Pan Trinbago has been accused of trying to steal Pan IN d Avenue
"CH, for a man who grew up in St James the" MECCA" of pan from 1936, U actually believe the B/// S/// that dis woman can really bring pan back on the road, ? and she's not a tuner, arranger, player etc etc, NO ONE CAN PROMOTE PAN, NO…"
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Cecil hinkson replied to Bugs's discussion So Pan Trinbago has been accused of trying to steal Pan IN d Avenue
"Peter, this lady said that she can have Steelbands back on the road if she get the help needed. For just saying that I give her the utmost respect, she has a love for the Steelband that she is willing to use her skill to guide them back to the road…"
yesterday
Aquil replied to Bugs's discussion So Pan Trinbago has been accused of trying to steal Pan IN d Avenue
"it is normal. piggy back on the backs of others."
yesterday
Peter deLight replied to Bugs's discussion So Pan Trinbago has been accused of trying to steal Pan IN d Avenue
"Accused? Damn it!! Riding the coattails of other people's hard work!!!   http://newsday.co.tt/news/0,247724.html   Look!!  Leh we hail Allima Garcia and all those who work tirelessly to make this event successful AND…"
yesterday
patrick ramdoo replied to Pan Times's discussion Message to Grenada Pan Community From Government - Promises a Comprehensive Probe
".??"
yesterday
Ingrid Blackwood-Belle commented on Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho's status
"JJJ, wasn't it Merchant who sang Pan In Danger in 1985?"
Wednesday
Bugs posted a discussion

So Pan Trinbago has been accused of trying to steal Pan IN d Avenue

This is almost as bad as teefiing the children Christmas money. Why has Claude Gonzales been silent on the matter? Inquiring minds would like to know?See More
Wednesday
Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho posted a status
""Did the "Late Mighty Terror" knew something we don't, when he sung PAN IN DANGER???"
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Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho posted a status
"Did the "Late Mighty Terror" knew something we don't..."
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PAN UNDER SIEGE...

Started by Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho in Steelband Music. Last reply by Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho 11 hours ago. 2 Replies

Our Steel Pan Musical Instrument is, continually UNDER economical and political SIEGE, persistent attack that has created a blockade, of evolutionary process...Continue

So Pan Trinbago has been accused of trying to steal Pan IN d Avenue

Started by Bugs in News. Last reply by Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho 15 hours ago. 6 Replies

This is almost as bad as teefiing the children Christmas money. Why has Claude Gonzales been silent on the matter? Inquiring minds would like to know?Continue

United Kingdom Steelband 2017 Panorama Line-up -- Quick Chart

Started by Pan Times in WST News. Last reply by Andre-Roger Dellevi 21 hours ago. 1 Reply

  OrchestraTuneVideoArrangerManagerTuner1Phase One Steel Orchestra…Continue

Pan on d’Avenue VI Is On! - Steelbands On Parade

Started by Pan Times in News 22 hours ago. 0 Replies

Trinidad & Tobago, W.I.  - “On Saturday August 26th 2017, the Woodbrook/St. James Community Association is once again planning to have Pan on d’Avenue along Ariapita Avenue, Woodbrook. The parade route this year is from Taylor Street heading…Continue

Tags: Avenue, Woodbrook, Trinidad, Parade, Steelbands

Grenada Steel Bands Association Calls for Resignation of SMC Board

Started by Pan Times in News yesterday. 0 Replies

Now GrenadaSaturday, 12 August 2017: The incomplete stage for Panorama | NOW GrenadaThe Grenada Steel Bands…Continue

Pan Foundation discusses future of steel pan music

Started by Pan Times in News yesterday. 0 Replies

The Daily Herald PHILIPSBURG--Dow’s Musical Foundation (DMF) made a lengthy presentation to Members of Parliament (MPs) on Tuesday during a Central Committee meeting. The objective of the meeting was to bring Parliament up to date with DMF’s “Music…Continue

Message to Grenada Pan Community From Government - Promises a Comprehensive Probe

Started by Pan Times in News. Last reply by patrick ramdoo yesterday. 3 Replies

The Government of Grenada will launch an investigation into the circumstances which led to the postponement of the National Panorama…Continue

Big5 Member Michael Marcano responds to Pan Trinbago's Fake News

Started by Bugs in Uncategorized. Last reply by Aquil on Tuesday. 25 Replies

Newsday so sad!” In an immediate reaction, Marcano, after acknowledging Joseph’s support of the ISF Big 5 initiative, noted that the President of Pan Trinbago Keith Diaz’s initial denial of knowing of their existence and his subsequent denouncing of…Continue

Pan on d’Avenue no Pan Trinbago event

Started by Pan Times in News. Last reply by Cecil hinkson on Tuesday. 8 Replies

NewsdayTHE Woodbrook/ St. James Community Association’s Pan on d’Avenue VI this year will be done in memory of Stephen Derek. The steel pan parade will feature 30 bands on the move, accompanied by traditional mas characters and moko jumbies,…Continue

Pan Jammin’ to open 2017-2018 HAU season

Started by Pan Times in News on Tuesday. 0 Replies

KEYSER - Highland Arts Unlimited Inc. will open the 2017-2018 season with a free…Continue

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Lionel" Tanker" George (1930-2017)

Posted by David V. Trotman on July 6, 2017 at 3:32am 4 Comments

We note the passing of Lionel “Tanker” George on June 17, 2017. He was originally a member of the Casablanca Steel Orchestra and a part of that exodus led by Philmore “Boots” Davidson which established City Syncopators. He was an acknowledged skilled player of the guitar pan before he moved to the five bass with equally acclaimed accomplishment.

He is seated on the right and next to him is Carlton “Zigilee” Barrow Constantine of Bar 20 (centre) and Oscar “Bogart” Pile of Casablanca…

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JUST SOME PAN TRIVIA!

Posted by Ian Franklin on July 2, 2017 at 6:17pm 4 Comments

(1) FROM 1973 THROUGH 2015, TUNES WITH PAN AS PART OF THE NAME HAVE BEEN PERFORMED 66 TIMES AT CONVENTIONAL PANORAMA FINALS.

(2) BANDS HAVE WON MORE PERFORMING AT POSITION #1 AT PANORAMA THAN POSITIONS 2, 3, 7, 11, 12 and 13.

(3) OUT OF THE 54 YEARS OF PANORAMA FINALS, ONLY 3 YEARS STEEL ORCHESTRA PERFORMED A DIFFERENT TUNE. THE YEARS ARE 2006, 2015 and 2016.

(4) RAY HOLMAN and DESPERADOES ARE THE ONLY NAMES THAT WERE PANORAMA FINALISTS IN 1960'S, 1970'S, 1980'S, 1990'S,…

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