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The Beatles"Yesterday" by Desperadoes Steel Orchestra(1966)

The Beatles "Yesterday" from the fabulous Desperadoes 1966 double album "Tripple Crown Winners".

Featured is the back album cover which listed the seventeen tunes included, all arranged by Beverly Griffith

Fantasttc album from the sixties, full of great arrangements.

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Comment by knolly smith on October 17, 2017 at 7:10am

LONG LIVE DESPERADOES AND THEIR MUSIC, FROM THEN TILL NOW.AND BY EXTENSION LAVENTILLE.

Comment by Sherwin Campbell on October 25, 2014 at 10:06pm

I must have played that album about a thousand times between ' 66 and ' 70 when I migrated and like a fool I gave away my favourite album. It still hurts me to this day.

Comment by ian jay clarke on May 29, 2011 at 6:55am
After almost 50 years ...the music of the Desperadoes is still as "fresh" as ever......nuff respect to Beverly.....!!!!!
Comment by CJPF2010 HOME 40 on May 11, 2011 at 6:03pm
I was just 8yrs old and my husband was 10yrs old at that time but we must say as pan lovers we really enjoy that "OLDY GOLDIE piece by one of our favorite steelbands...hats off to a job well done.
Comment by CongaHead on April 28, 2011 at 12:38pm

Glenroy..Thanks again

 

Victor...interesting to listen for how close our arrangement is to this one eh?

Comment by victor quail on April 28, 2011 at 8:31am
Question??. Is this album available anywhere in the US or for that matter anyplace in the world.
Comment by Ian Franklin on April 27, 2011 at 9:26pm

Good one Glenroy "Yesterday" from F to Eb.  

Only (5) players that were on that recording still play with Desperadoes today. (8) have passed on and the rest resides outside of T&T.

Comment by Glenroy R Joseph on April 27, 2011 at 2:24pm

@Michael Marcano.

Michael, this post lists the contents of the album as you requested.

 

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