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Mangrove Steel Band @ UK Panorama Championships 2018

"What? Has Pepe Francis moved from Ebony to Mangrove? Did such a move have anything to do with the results? Just wondering? As Ebony's former PRO/Grundig player in the early 1970s ... I shudder to think. Someone please give me an…"
yesterday
hollis clifton replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion Is the STEELBAND COMMUNITY in TRINIDAD and TOBAGO ready for a WOMAN PRESIDENT in the person of BEVERLEY RAMSEY-MOORE?
"The name BEVERLEY RAMSEY-MOORE is no stranger to the Hustings. Some time ago she threw her hat in the ring but in the end SHE ALSO RAN. As a WOMAN she can safely throw her hands up! up! in ah de ear, oooops! AIR! and say ... IS WE TIME NOW...…"
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hollis clifton replied to Pan Times's discussion Happy Birthday to Master Tuner Bertram “Birch” Kelman - September 9
"Happy earthstrong Birch"
Sep 9
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hollis clifton liked Jeremy de Barry's discussion WSBF2000 - Remembering Pan pioneer, pan ambassador, master pan maker, tuner, player, Elliot 'Ellie' Mannette (05Nov1927, 29Aug2018 RIP)
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hollis clifton replied to Bertel Gittens's discussion HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO CECIL HINKSON!!
"Happy earthstrong Soldier ... Blogger, Lol"
Aug 28
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Aug 23
hollis clifton replied to Pan Times's discussion Marimba and Steel Pan bands rock Komani
"Wonderful! Reminds me of my teaching tenure in Botswana from 1999 to 2007. Where I not only prepared Mis Universe 1999, Umpole Kwalagobe, to play my country, Trinidad & Tobago's National Instrument, - The STEELPAN - in preparing her for the…"
Aug 15
hollis clifton replied to Pan Times's discussion FIU Investigating Financial Irregularities in Local Steelband
"This sounds like Another Creole Bacchanal! Lol"
Jul 31
hollis clifton replied to Pan Times's discussion ‘Steel Impressions’ family band spotlights Caribbean culture
"There was Hollis Cliftons and Family from San Fernando, T&T while they were domiciled in Botswana."
Jul 24
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hollis clifton replied to Pan Times's discussion Marimba & Steelpan Fest to honour Madiba
"Claude, That's far from finshed ooooooo! That is a duet. We had an Ensemble consisting of many more players showcasing much more steelpans and marimbas working together. "
Jul 17
hollis clifton replied to Pan Times's discussion Marimba & Steelpan Fest to honour Madiba
"Oh Boy! If only I was still teaching in Botswana, my group would have been participating in this event as I had loooong ago merged the steelpans ( the National Instrument of my beloved Trinidad & Tobago ) with the Marimbas since the turn of the…"
Jul 17
hollis clifton replied to Glenroy R Joseph's discussion On the subject of competition ( calypso and panorama ) music..
"Wow! Something to ponder over."
Jul 15

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Posted on March 21, 2012 at 5:39pm 0 Comments

Hey guys lets not degenerate this into a pannists war. Lets love up the culture ... there's no other like it

 

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At 3:06pm on July 7, 2013, Winston Dayal ( alias Gons) said…
Hi Hollis , you did an amazing job. Makes me remember the bible that says train. Up a child and he will never depart from it . Paggani 's music was written for violin because its so fast but Liam makes it look so easy to do .
At 1:13am on April 29, 2010, robert greenidge said…
thanks i had a blast good birthday
At 10:08am on August 21, 2009, ed cee said…
hollis, congratulations on the wonderful pan radio work you are doing in South Trinidad. Men like you keep the spirit alive and show that the greats did not function in vain. Peace, my brother.
At 12:20pm on August 18, 2009, David Heshimu said…
will be in N.Y. on the last Sunday in the month. Will update next week, when K.P. returns, as regards PAN DIASPORA.
HESHIMU.
At 6:15am on August 18, 2009, Pepe Francis MBE said…
Hollis i know leeds carnival have been going for a long time but i am not sure it is as long as Nottinghill and it will be a pleasure to be apart of the Pan Diaspora i havent recieved any papers as yet.

Pepe.
At 6:04am on June 5, 2009, Pepe Francis MBE said…
Glad to be a member yes i do konw Dudley quite well he have played with Ebony in days gone by.

Pepe
At 10:18am on June 4, 2009, Pepe Francis MBE said…
Hi Hollis sorry i did not get back to you but you know i am interested how is the programme going? talk to you soon.

Pepe

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