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Congratulations to Bertram “Birch” Kelman—Pan Maker/Tuner—(Culture); Renowned panist, member of the National Steel Band which performed at Expo ’67 in Montreal, Canada and Anthony Emrold Phillip aka Brother Valentino— Calypsonian—(Culture) in each being awarded the Humming Bird Medal (Gold) - “For loyal and devoted service to Trinidad and Tobago.”
Also congratulations to Liam Teague—Panist/Arranger/Composer, and Associate Professor of Music, Northern Illinois University, USA —(Culture) in being awarded the Humming Bird Medal (Silver) - “For loyal and devoted service to Trinidad and Tobago.”
When Steel Talks extends congratulations to all awardees of National Medals in Trinidad & Tobago. See the full listing http://www.trinidadexpress.com/news/168099756.html
who is this jerome ebenezer clarke
is it CLARKIE gerald clarke the tuner that comes to canada
No Mr Jones.
Jerome,I believe Boogsie and Ellie were awarded medals before.
Thanks for,the info and correction Cecil,,,,respect
As a matter of fact all the Steelpan pioneers have at least one National Medal each of some kind and Boogsie has two Jerome. So they were all awarded and honoured before.
Who are you - state who you are ? if you are over 60 and you are a Trinidadian steelpan history would come to you - you write like you are guessing, always apologizing...
Peace brother,yuh get meh,,peace,where ignorance is bliss it,s folly to be wise,,PEACE,,RESPECT.