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Desperadoes - Love Is A Many Splendored Thing

The Four Pillars Of Steel... A Repertoire Championship 2011 -- Clive Bradley Arranger

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Comment by evan lobo on March 18, 2017 at 11:08am

this is indeed a splendored thing

Comment by Anthony Steele on March 19, 2016 at 12:49am

Hey Glenroy,I echo your sentiments of 2014  man.....I like the simplicity of this number ....the straight forward manner of the arrangement .....serious last lap stuff....Mr Bradley no doubt...hearing it for the first time...feels real good inside. You know for all the opinions that are expressed on these fora...about  getting pan back on the road for Carnival and creating more opportunities to use the instrument year round.....I just wonder what they will be saying in twenty years or so....it is evident  something has to give to keep this craft alive and viable in so far as the Mecca is concerned.

Comment by Glenroy R Joseph on March 15, 2014 at 7:03pm

You all know why I love this piece?

Because it epitomizes what we could call "road pan"

A simple straightforward arrangement, without too many frills, yet with enough sweetness to keep you chipping along for hours.

Road Pan.

"Going home on Carnival Tuesday night " Pan!

Las' Lap Pan.

How I miss that!

Comment by Anthony Lucas on March 15, 2014 at 4:22pm

Wow Sweet Pan

Comment by Fitzy T. Spencer on March 12, 2014 at 9:23pm

The mighty Desperadoes  sweet music all the time

Comment by terry on March 12, 2014 at 9:22pm

Glenroy,  Robert Diaz et al, see complete interview posted 09/02/2011 for Trinidad Tobago USA by Andreas:

 http://othersounds.com/interview-clarence-curvan/#commentspost

Comment by yvette johnson on March 12, 2014 at 4:47pm

Love it!

Comment by Glenroy R Joseph on January 8, 2013 at 11:19am

BTW, Terry, I stole your Clarence Curvan article and posted it on Facebook ( you know I'm a fan of the Clarence Curvan/ Ron Berridge  bands).

Hope you don't mind,

Comment by Glenroy R Joseph on January 8, 2013 at 11:16am

Pan music has it 's own musical niche. it doesn't  have to compete with the speed and tempo of DJ driven party music to be sweet, Pan music has its own sweetness.

This is a great example.

Comment by Teresa Cardinez on January 7, 2013 at 10:40pm

Sweetness!

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