"I predict that EXODUS will win their case.
#1 - I am not aware that there is not rule that a band cannot change a tune
#2- There is precedent that this had been done before "Solo Harmionites"
#3- The term tune or song is open to…"
Why are there small and medium steelbands?
Given the current situation, it may be useful to go back to the 1960s and 1970s where there was only one category.
A central tenet of capitalism is creative destruction--survival of the…"
"I have noticed in the last 10yrs there have been changes in carnival and all I have been seeing is fete gone calypso tent gone good mas gone and soon steelbands will suffer because of greed by the arrangers and tuners "
"Hmm...I for one as a steetband manager of a medium steelband,..would be very very interested to read and digest what appears to be a seminal document by the author, in charting the way forward for the period 2019-2021. Much thanks Ms. Marjna Smith"
It is apparent that Large Sponsored Bands will weather the storm this year. However small and medium band will have a challenge.Eight years ago (2011) the M. Sc Thesis " Human Capital In Conventional Steel Orchestras in Trinidad & Tobago" was presented to Pan Trinbago with the following recommendations. I appeal to the present President and Executive to read and consider.Recommendations for Policy In order for steelbands to move from the status of non-profit organization to a…See More