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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, 2017
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, 2017
Reply by odw

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

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

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

Sweet Steelpan music rocks CASH in pre-mash jump up - Guyana Annual Panorama competition

Kaieteur News Guyana, S.A. - Sweet, sweet steelpan music echoed through the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall (CASH) last Sunday evening as the 20…

Started by Pan Times

0 Feb 23, 2012

NIU Steel Band welcomes Trinidad ambassador for Nov. 20 concert, exploration of partnerships

Illinois, USA - His Excellency Dr. Neil Parsan, ambassador of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago to the United States, will attend this we…

Started by Pan Times

0 Nov 17, 2011

NIU Steelband Concert November 14th

Hey everyone,Just wanted to make sure everybody knows about the NIU steelband concert coming up.  They are putting on a concert this Sunday…

Started by The Steelpan Store

0 Nov 8, 2010

Reminder about NIU Concert

Hey everyone,Just wanted to send out a reminder about the Northern Illinois University World Steelband concert this Sunday, April 25th at 3…

Started by The Steelpan Store

0 Apr 20, 2010


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