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Steel Band Insights - The Growth Of The Steel Pan Orchestra

by Priscilla Taylor Casablanca Steel Orchestra at Brooklyn Academy of Music - 1983 The creation and the evolution of the steel pan, is one…

Started by Pan Times

0 Apr 17

Memories of the Esso Steel Band from 1952 - The Royal Gazette

Dear Sir, Look what I found in the cellar cleaning up after the Norwegian winter: a rusty steel pan! The story goes like this: in 1952, wh…

Started by Pan Times

1 Apr 16
Reply by Lawford Dupres

First * First in Pan

The late great Pat Bishop was the first known female to sing with a steelband (Esso Tripoli) live in 1967 as the result of a bet that a st…

Started by Pan Times

4 Mar 31
Reply by odw

History - Looking back at the year 1967 in Pan

1967 1967  Trinidad and Tobago National Steelband performs at Expo '67 in Montreal, Canada ("A troupe of dancers and the 22 members of…

Started by Pan Times

1 Dec 29, 2017
Reply by Jennifer Ire

History - Looking back at the year 1999 in Pan

 1999 1999 Desperadoes win the Trinidad & Tobago Panorama playing the tune In My House Angel Harps win Grenada Panorama Ebony wins t…

Started by When Steel Talks

0 Dec 13, 2017

My Dad Bertrand ''Pewatt"Morris

by Marlene Gomez Bert,Pewee as was called by many was born on 20th October1935 and died on 26th February 1996. My dad was truly a devoted f…

Started by Pan Times

1 Oct 14, 2017

Herman Johnston - The Johnston Fantastic Symphony Steel Orchestra - Steelband History

Global - He is one of the central figures in the history of the steelpan instrument and art form. He was a legendary performer, musician, i…

Started by Pan Times

15 Apr 9, 2017
Reply by Pan Times

Wither the Steelband Panorama? by Andre Moses -- WST Special Op Ed

by Andre Moses Trinidad & Tobago, W.I. - ...Gradually and seemingly ‘unnoticed’ the crowds and national enthusiasm generated by the St…

Started by Pan Times

19 Jan 6, 2017
Reply by Kelvin scoon

Casablanca Steel Orchestra - Steelband History

Global - The legendary names of Oscar “Bogart” Pyle, Ormond “Patsy” Haynes, Arthur “Art” De Coteau and Anthony Prospect will forever be l…

Started by Pan Times

1 Jun 30, 2016
Reply by Mercer Ramdoo

Dr. Lamuel Stanislaus - History of Carnival

Global - Dr. Lamuel Stanislaus is an intellect, scholar and gentleman whose name is synonymous with excellence and integrity. This charisma…

Started by Pan Times

0 Jun 24, 2016


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