Everything Related to the Steelpan Instrument and Music
Allan Gibson has not received any gifts yet
Mr.Hoyte I will not dispute Donald's portfolio. I opine he placed psychics
and panmen on the proletariat, but then, I could be wrong again.
It has been a great pleasure hearing from you, sir, It is an honor and a blessing to meet a sage.
Peace and power.
One day in my yard in Rose Hill, Laventille, I was practising the tune Mambo Jambo on a tenor pan. A voice screamed
"Allan I don't want any panbeating in this yard!!!". The man was The Honorable (sic) Donald Granado, PNM's Minister of
Education ---what a paradox!!!.
A few days after I was practising with our newly-formed band led by Winthrop Thomas. At one point, the band stopped
playing abruptly and the players were laughing. I turned around and saw my…Continue
I am going out of my mind trying to figure out how on earth can anyone reach the idea of making the prize for the King/Queen of Carnival, the same as that for the Panorama Champion.
As I see it, some calypsonians write and sing their own stuff, while others just sing the lyrics of others. Therefore, you are dealing with one performer/individual.
A steelband, whether small, medium or large, is a BAND ----many individuals.
When you consider a piece of music…Continue