"Indeed. I will try to find the link, but I recall an interview on PBS (?) where a US career diplomat, near the end, who worked in the State Department stationed all-over the world. He was asked what he thought was his favourite and most…"
"Actually I was quoting directly from the published rules for the Panorama Competition :4.4 (b) Players shall be authorised to perform with only one (1) steelband in the competition.I myself know quite a few such panist who play with multiple bands,…"
"Agreed, what will be different going forward, if the players change but the game remains the same.
Do the panorama competition rules prohibit panist from performing for more than one band?
"Thanks. I have many friends who are artist in Canada and the majority are members of ACTRA whom they relay on to "have their backs" in the very affairs Pan Trinbago is supposed to represent. Pan Trinbago is…"
"Dr. Kim Johnson might be "Old School Boy" (and a fellow alumnus of Trinity College) for whom I also have great respect and admiration. But notwithstanding the purpose of Pan Trinbago, it's difficult to argue or imagine…"
"Pan Trinibago does not operate as a Trade Union. In practice, it functions more after the self-interest of the few over the many. Once a proper "autonomous" trade union was formed, the dynamics of Pan Trinbago would have to…"
I heard that 610 Radio Guardian came on with Yellow Bird,but we tuned in to Radio Trinidad 1. to listen to the tune and learn it and 2. My sister was a radio announcer with them back then and when I phoned her for info she actually hummed the tune and referred me to other people. Today 13th Oct. I went to the station and was referred to two people Winston Maynard and Edison Carr who were both able to confirm the song's name as CALL OF THE KISKIDEE and the composer was Umilta Mc Shine.
Lord Kitchener sang a calypso about the two stations playing their sign on tune. His chorus was....RADIO GUARDIAN,OUTA D BLUE... 610 IS CALLING YOU....AND IF YUH STILL LAY DOWN LIKE YUH DEAD....TRINIDAD GO PING PONG YOU OUT YOU BED ...then he did a mouth pan solo
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