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oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Pan Trinbago Elections Date Set
"DESPERATE, you say........ Nah.....CIP patiently waited for the pig to stew in it's own fat...... Wait nah....yuh thought some of the hustling around dem CIP fellas was doing, was desperation?......Nah Claude,dem fellas was mamaguying…"
yesterday
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Pan Trinbago Elections Date Set
"Yes Claude,Forteau & Co did decide on those dates in a meeting. Diaz insisted he is guided by the following ARTICLE 8 - OFFICERS: THE PRESIDENT1. Shall be the Chief Executive Officer of the Association and shall preside over all meetings of the…"
yesterday
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion The legendary Ellie Mannette has passed
"Ellie Mannette blazed the trail with hard work,honed skills,critical thinking,foresight and determination. All those who follow,must protect the Legacy. Thank you,Grand Master Ellie. Your body has passed,but you can never die."
Aug 29
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Internal Conflict at Pan Trinbago Continues - PRO Speaks
"Hahaha, "De tail cyar wag de dog" MrJoseph. This is as a result of this Executive reporting to the 2016 AGM,THAT Pantrinbago was under attack from NCC,and the membership should support the Executive in the defense of the Pan body. In…"
Aug 29
oswald alexander commented on Glenroy R Joseph's blog post Further thoughts about steelband mobility
"Glenroy,my thinking about that special route in POS,is all about that "up close " to the player,the band and the music,which can bring about a most unique experience. I am thinking Stanmore Ave (west) Tragarete Rd (south) Victoria Ave.…"
Aug 28
oswald alexander replied to Bertel Gittens's discussion HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO CECIL HINKSON!!
"Keep "pushing " those years Cecil.....have a great day,Sire!"
Aug 28
oswald alexander commented on Glenroy R Joseph's blog post Further thoughts about steelband mobility
"I always cherish my time of having my rack pushed,or of pushing a player's rack,but the costs and other drawbacks of keeping the bands rolling on the road is tremendous. Route,Equipment,Mechanics The roadways that were mostly flat in  the…"
Aug 27
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Pan Trinbago Nomination Day Rescheduled to August 29
"WHO said it? Excerpts Pantrinbago / Tuesday, November 29, 2016 / Categories: Public Relations Officer PAN TRINBAGO ADDRESS TO ALL ITS STAKEHOLDERS , SPONSORS AND SUPPORTERS ON ITS PRESENT PREDICAMENT "Steelpan, oh what an invention, it should…"
Aug 25
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Pan Trinbago Nomination Day Rescheduled to August 29
"Mr Joseph, since when did Mr Diaz became a diabolical individual? When Mr Serette, Aquil,and Cindy resigned,at every regional meeting the Executive called for the express purpose of defending the accusations against Mr Diaz,you Bro Scobie, were very…"
Aug 25
oswald alexander replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion Panmen upset as NCC takes control of Pan Trinbago
"At the October,29th 2016 AGM,the Executive told the membership that NCC wanted to take over Pantrinbago,and the membership responded with fury and fire.They gave the Executive the strongest mandate ever given to any Executive,but lo and behold the…"
Aug 8
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion PRO Michael L. Joseph accuses president of being a dictator
"Thank you Mr Joseph." But those pannist agitated over five hundred dollars, are not interested in these relevant issues. Once they get the remittance, everything cool."The Mandate of the October 28th AGM,2016 called for $1000.00. You are…"
Aug 1
oswald alexander replied to Aquil's discussion Prime minister, ministers, mayors and councillors, take notice and take action. Pan camps need help. Part 2
"Aquil,every GROTT administration have allocated over $7 BILLION yearly to the Ministry of National Security.The AG and other Cabinet Ministers have stated a monthly cost of $28.000 per prisoner per month. I would love for any person on this forum…"
Jul 27
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Lawsuits fly faster than bullets @ blinging Pan Trinbago
"I wast just flabbergasted to hear that Pantrinbago had an External Relations Co-ordinator on it's payroll,when there is already an External Relation Officer,who in my mind had little work to do. I am first to say, pay a man his just dues. But I…"
Jul 20
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Lawsuits fly faster than bullets @ blinging Pan Trinbago
"Sharmain Baboolal . it is said that the External Relations Officer was also the External Relations Co-ordinator,which they say is another paid position. My question is, does the ERC report to the ERO? I need to find out if one person is the E.R.O,…"
Jul 19
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Lawsuits fly faster than bullets @ blinging Pan Trinbago
"Mr Andrew Salvador have some real explaining to do."
Jul 18
oswald alexander replied to Glenroy R Joseph's discussion Pan People must "fix" Pan Trinbago, not wait for the government of the courts to do it for them.
"masai,what may seem petty to you,is what some leaders credited,borrowed,hocked,or/and mortgaged to prepare a steelband for panorama, so please save some concern for their plight."
Jun 29

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At 7:59am on July 1, 2016, Bertel Gittens said…

Call me at 359 3090.

At 10:23pm on July 22, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Just spoke to him; he's on Snyder now, did'nt know he had moved from Willouby, he say's it's ok, so here goes, seven one eight, two seven two, three four five nine, it's kind late now though ...

At 9:02pm on July 22, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

HE's on Willabee in Brooklyn, I'll call him later to get his permission to give out/U his # ok...

At 8:33pm on July 22, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

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...

At 1:51am on July 22, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

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...

At 11:42pm on July 21, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

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...

At 7:44pm on June 26, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Oswald How true; and Aldwyn "madman" Jordan was my Cousin, Conrad "brooko" Jordan is still tuning, and Tony Jordan arranging and is still with us...

At 6:17pm on June 9, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

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...

At 5:20pm on June 9, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

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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