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Steelpan Commands Respect in ace Contemporary Performance Program

Andy Akiho rewrites script for the steelpan instrument at the Manhattan School of Music

New York, USA - There have been many, many great musical moments in the history of New York and this past Friday another great moment occurred at the prestigious Manhattan School of Music (MSM). Indeed, the institution has a ninety-year history of music-making in New York City.

New York may always be known as Bradley’s town - so named after the late great master arranger - but on this Friday night in upper Manhattan, the Big Apple belonged to Andy Akiho and his superb collection of talented fellow musicians. Moreover, the music and performances on this evening at the MSM blazed a new path and understanding for the steelpan instrument as part of the institution’s revolutionary Master of Music Contemporary Performance Program.

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That was an amazing performance! Your ensemble sounds fantastic.
Forward goes the Steelpan, I hope that Mr Manning and the Ministry of Education and Culture are taking notes!!!!!
Hats off Andy you have raised the bar splendid performance a whole new vain keep it up i hope all the right people are looking at this(TNT GOVERNMENT)...........


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