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Amrit Samaroo - Standout Panist, Composer and Arranger Speaks on Panorama 2012 and more

Amrit Samaroo - Standout Panist, Composer and Arranger Speaks on Panorama 2012 and more
 

Global - In an exclusive interview with When Steel Talks, steelpan musician, composer and arranger - Amrit Samaroo, shares his experiences, visions and overall thoughts on Panorama, his dad (Jit Samaroo) its past, present and future...

“Well if the judges aren't satisfied, I can't win. It's simple as that. Panorama is, was and will always be a competition that has to be judged. The judges job is to award points that reflect their opinion of a piece of music. If I didn't get 100 out of 100, I want to know why. They better see me something other than just points and a "Good Luck" or "Happy Carnival" on that score sheet. I can't stand seeing comments that constantly say "Good", but points that say 18/35. Tell me where the other 17 points gone... or why it wasn't "Great." " ... Amrit Samaroo
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fair enough.

Keep up the great work Amrit.

Very nice interview.  Thanks WST.

I totally agree! Very interesting interview. It also revealed a little of whats in the mind of one of the greatest Panorama arrangers of all time Dr. Jit Samaroo.. Very good questions and great answers.

A simple answer,,,dey think that all panman stupid.

Hi Amrit,

Great to meet you in Trinidad last April, then see you again at the Va Beach Pan Fest!  You are SO inspiring!!!!!

Cheers!!!!

Jim Royle

www.jimroyledrumstudio.com

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