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Casablanca Steelorchestra

Started this discussion. Last reply by Yolanda Morean Feb 8, 2017. 2 Replies

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Selwyn Henry commented on Pan Times's page Legends
"This was obviously intended to spark a conversation not only on the criteria for selecting Legends, how was the contribution assessed and the value of this classification. I will follow the discussion to see where the discussion leads. My only…"
Apr 29
Pan Times commented on Selwyn Henry's blog post Passing of Cyril Darceuil
"When Steel Talks extends condolences to the family and friends of Cyril Darceuil"
Dec 29, 2020
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Passing of Cyril Darceuil

Cyril%20Darceuil%20.jpgThe Passing of Cyril DarceuilThe sun has set on the physical presence of a Casablanca Icon. On Christmas day Cyril Dareuil at 92 years quietly ceased to be part of our physical space. He will be remembered by those who knew him as a contributor to the musical experience of the Casablanca Steelband. His slim sartorial presence was accentuated by the…See More
Dec 29, 2020
Selwyn Henry replied to Pan Times's discussion Condolences to the family and friends of "Beverly Fonrose" of Starlift Steel Orchestra
"Thanks Bev for the opportunity to meet and share some valued time with a wonderful human. Your contribution would always be remembered by the Starlift family. "
May 30, 2020
Selwyn Henry replied to Pan Times's discussion Panyards of our future
"Thanks for this instructive statement on the Panyard. As suggested by Lloyd Best the Panyard needs to be developed as a community institution serving multiple needs in addition to providing opportunities for music and innovation of the instrument…"
May 24, 2020
Selwyn Henry replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion The International Pan Ramajay: Adjudication Panel SELECTED!!!
"What does bugs have against music professionals? As Claude requested what are the reasons for his comment. Does any of the selected musicians lack the competencies to judge an steelpan competition. We have world leaders who use their power to…"
May 21, 2020

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Passing of Cyril Darceuil

Posted on December 29, 2020 at 10:57am 1 Comment

Cyril%20Darceuil%20.jpgThe Passing of Cyril Darceuil

The sun has set on the physical presence of a Casablanca Icon. On Christmas day Cyril Dareuil at 92 years quietly ceased to be part of our physical space. He will be remembered by those who knew him as a contributor to the musical experience of the Casablanca Steelband. His slim sartorial presence was accentuated…

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Casablanca Steelpan Orchestra

Posted on November 29, 2015 at 8:11pm 0 Comments

The hills of Escalier lands and Sorzanoville provided safe haven for the Orisha drummers, the tambour bamboo bands and the Casablanca Steelband. The valley which descended from the Laventille hills between Hermitage Road and Quarry Street to the East Dry River was defined as the community space for Casablanca first generation contributors to the new sound and music emerging from different sectors in the city. Enjoy the pictures,words and music from the Casablanca community. The website…

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At 6:12pm on October 20, 2011, Gerard Clarke said…

Hi Selwyn,

Tommy Critchlow mentioned that he played in Synco. I always heard that he played in Casablanca and had that confirmed.

At 7:24pm on January 24, 2009, kaiso said…
Is this Selo from Ryerson circa 1975?

This is Jerry Fox now based in Tampa FL.

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