"and I totally agree with you on Panorama rules, and I was pointing out that as the competition has become almost the SOLE purpose of the organization members,we have tended to leave everything else for the Executive to do as they see…"
"Great points bugs,CIP has been discussing Pan history as it pertains to education for PR purposes,but your questions here,certainly need to be discussed.
Thanks bugs,can you expand a bit more,I love this input.
I must let you know I immediately put…"
"merrytones, Panorama is a competitive event,and there have been many,many discussion on it's merit and demerit.
Speaking for myself I have stated on numerous occasions that I am NOT for Panorama as presently constituted,and for that very…"
"Thanks guys for your interest,concerns,questions,critiques..... questions and positive critiques certainly helps to take things forward.
Please remember CIP had it's first meeting on 7th March,the persons who attended had probably only one…"
"Nah merrytones,why should I get vex because you said that......I belong to a group who is trying to encourage ALL to join the discussion and plan a way forward.....I eh bobbing and weaving...I asking people to join the discussion.That's all."
"merrytones, Michael Marcano,Candace,Aquil,Cindy Rosemin,Fruits ( Selwyn), Tony Walker,Mendez (North Region Chairman) Carlon (East region Chairman) Douglas Williams,Fuad,Bengi (Newtown) to name a few.
Movers and Shakers?.....more like persons who…"
"merrytones that has been done in the east and the south to some extent,last week a team was being put together to visit with north bands.
More of this type of interaction is in the works...details,such as suitability and availability of CIP…"
"bugs for clarity, PT membership are the Steelbands.
PT being a creature of LAW, presents many challenges to what can be done and what cannot be done.
I know there are some parallel discussion going on regarding a players union.
"merrytones,I understand your travelling issues,and I want to again say,CIP is facilitating the discussion on all these issues.
CIP is working on some documents that would be put out for discussion.Bandleaders would be asked to give feedback on their…"
"odw Let me repeat for the umpteenth time,CIP is not about writing a manifesto and asking bands to support it.
At present CIP is facilitating the discussion on the way forward.
CIP does not pretend to have all the answers,and that's why…"
The group who has been meeting has some ideas on many things,but are there better ideas out there?
That's why CIP is asking bands to take a very keen interest in their organization,and assist in answering the many questions you have…"
"merrytones can attend a meeting to ask your questions and hopefully you can also suggest possible remedies to the ills you see in the movement.
The reason CIP is visiting the various zones and reaching out to ALL who has concerns about Pan,is…"
"Merrytonestothebone,let me apologize for the incomplete information,probably this was probably happened because discussion were being held on the ideal venue.
This has since been decide and we got the required permission on Wednesday.
"odw, the "you" would hopefully be a national "YOU", CIP have no magic bullet to make it all right without the input of the whole movement ( well.at least the majority)
CIP is asking those who want to see and make a better…"
"Cecil you all are not forgotten,but sometimes it's difficult for me to visit with you all to keep you posted....Then some things cannot be revealed on social media,before they are to kick in.
Bear with us....Stick with us....But remember we…"
Hey Oswald; we could be related man, my Grand Mother name was Juanitta Jordan, and her father was from Barbadoes, who setteled in the Lopinot Arima area, do U know Aldwin "madman" Jordan a panman and his brothers Conrad "brooko" Jordan who's in Brooklyn, and Anthony "tony" Jordan in Florida??? well, we're related they're my cousin's, U might be 2...
Oswald; do U know from whence and when the skin drum arrived on our island, when and how carnival started, when pan and or the first ping pong was,made ??? I say not, I'll tell U this much, ( All Stars, Invaders, Ebonites, Crossfire, North Stars, Silver Stars, Nutrine Play Boy's, et al ) were dropping "Bombs" long before Hy Landers (Let every Valley Be Exaulted 1965), bomb started from since 1956, I can name the tunes but it will be a waste of time, but here's a few " Back in My Arms INVADERS, Another Night Like This CROSSFIRE, Back Bay Shuffel ALL STARS, Roses from the South EBONITES, I could go on and on and on, but I'll stop for now...
Oswald; I beg to differ on this one, the bugle infiltrated the (dust bin and bamboo tamboo band) from 1940 to 1952, and the pan/steel band day was Carnival Monday, J'ouvert morning bomb competition at Green corner Park and St Vincent street, further up the street at Park and Fredrick street, and Marine Square best beating band competition, and in the afternoon pan/steel bands " Mas" playing Sea Bees, Chain Gang, etc etc etc, Judging at Marine Square respectfully...
Yes OSWALD; as mention in the Query, the abuse of pan and pan people, a perfect example is the Brian Copeland et al infringment, where the already patented 4ths & 5ths technology on the Anthony Williams and Pan Am North Stars big 29 inch in diameter big tenor pan, Copeland claim to be his Genesis first of it's kind G-pan, as he patent it in the U.S.where it also had been Copyrighted in the U.S. prior to Copeland creating his alleged invention, where he also infringe the PHI-Pan using the 4ths & 5ths technology, and components of Korg, Yamaha, DigiTech, Roland, and also the Salmon Cupid E-Pan, a "Dossier" is in the hands of the U S Supreme Court D A to be presented to the Gran Jury to obtain an Indictment for that infringment, which may warrant an Extradition...
OSWALD; I understand very well what U are saying, UWI do not know anything about pan tuning, therefore; how can a curriculum be established without REAL PAN TUNERS, especially when they have these DUMB academic NERD'S without technique or method's in pan tuning, to teach a craft that is above their head's, where they do not fully understand from whence it came...
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