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Longtime NIU Steelband Co-Director Bids Farewell At Tribute Concert

Northern Public Radio Illinois, USA - NIU held a tribute concert Sunday to honor Cliff Alexis, who joined the university’s school of music…

Started by Pan Times

6 May 1
Reply by Claude Gonzales

NIU to honor Cliff Alexis—‘the Stradivarius of the steelpan’

NIU Today Illinois, USA - NIU’s Cliff Alexis is retiring, and he’s going out on a high note. The longtime co-director of the world-renowne…

Started by Pan Times

6 Apr 21
Reply by odw

Meet Alexis Schloss - Brooklyn, New York

Celebration of Women and the Steelpan Art Form   New York, USA - “...challenges. There is so much to learn, from music theory to Kendall's…

Started by Pan Times

1 Apr 3, 2016
Reply by Cecil hinkson

Meet Clifford Alexis, arranger, tuner, panist and member of the 1964 ‘Trinidad & Tobago National Steelband ’ - UpClose!

Illinois, USA - In 1964 twenty-two members of the Trinidad and Tobago National Steelband toured the United States and created steelpan musi…

Started by Pan Times

4 Jun 28, 2014
Reply by VALENTINE YOUNG

Another Side of Northern Illinois University (NIU) Steel Band

DeKalb, Illinois - Under the vision and direction of Liam Teague and Clifford Alexis the steelpan, the music of the steelpan instrument an…

Started by Pan Times

0 Nov 10, 2013

NIU steelpan maker, artist Cliff Alexis selected for 2013 Percussive Arts Society Hall of Fame

NIU Today Illinois, Chicago, USA - NIU’s Cliff Alexis, steel drum builder and tuner and co-director of the world-renowned NIU Steel Band, i…

Started by Pan Times

4 Jun 28, 2013
Reply by MICHAEL COOPER

NIU Steelband Does It Again - Freddie Harris III Guest Stars

DeKalb, Illinois - NIU (Northern Illinois University) Steelband once again showed why it has one of the most successful steelband music pro…

Started by Pan Times

7 Nov 20, 2012
Reply by theron thompson

NIU steel drum musician Cliff Alexis collects two Emmy nominations for ‘Hammer on Steel’

NIU Today Illinois, USA - The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) has nominated “Hammer on Steel,” a two-program docum…

Started by Pan Times

7 Jun 1, 2012
Reply by Wayne Cezair

Spotlight on Clifford Alexis & his desire to “do even more” for the world of Pan

Spotlight on Clifford Alexis Spotlight on Clifford Alexis & his desire to “do even more” for the world of Pan Another When Steel Talks…

Started by Pan Times

0 May 17, 2012

Music men: Century-old piano factory now home to a different kind of music

The MidWeek DeKalb, Illinois, USA - In the formidable building that once housed the Wurlitzer Company in DeKalb, music is still being made…

Started by Pan Times

0 Mar 29, 2012

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