When Steel Talks

Everything Related to the Steelpan Instrument and Music

Pelham Goddard happy with UWI honour - 'I've paid my dues'


Pelham Goddard seated in his Agra 9 Production Studio in St James yesterday.

Ace musician Pelham Goddard said when he was told he would be conferred with an honorary doctorate from the University of the West Indies' St Augustine campus, he felt very happy.

With a gleam in his eye and joy on his face, PG, as he is fondly called, said: “I feel honoured because sometimes people feel that musicians aren’t recognised. So any time a musician or artiste gets something of that nature you feel great about it.”

The master keyboardist said with a big laugh: “Some people are calling me heckling me, telling me, 'Doc! Doc! I have a pain here.' But people seem to be happy for me because they know I have been playing music for so long.”

Read more

Views: 235

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

Congrats!Well deserved! Thank you for the music.

Congratulations Dr. Pelham, well deserved, well done

Best regards

Salah

Congratulations, PG

Congratulations,Dr.PG. Thanks for all the great music.                        ve

RSS

© 2020   Created by When Steel Talks.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service