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Death of another West Side Symphony Pan Man

Started this discussion. Last reply by Hamilton web lexander Sep 22, 2012. 14 Replies

Only last week we buried a former West Side Symphony member, three days ago we lost another Michael Reese aka Savage.Like deceased Michael (Birde) King he too was one of our good and…Continue

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At 12:25pm on July 20, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Orlando; U never answered the query, who was the pan tuner for BWIA Sunjets when U played with them in 1968/69, as for Norman "darway" Adams NO, darway never played pan or iron, he use to collect band fees in "Invaders" being a hench man for Ellie, he grew up with Ellie Mannette when Ellie used to live on Jerry Street in the old days, I know more about Ellie as he and my MOM are cousins, born the same year 1928 in San Soci Toco Trinidad & Tobago, but I'm still trying to place U, as I was there with BWIA Sunjets West Side in Jamaica, U being there, U should know who the tuner's was...

At 12:18am on July 14, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

I knew them all, Taitt from the 1956 Music Festival, Carlos Malcom, Trevor Lopez, in 1963, Byron Lee 1968 - 69, Bunny Wailer, Robert "nesta" Marley etc, my question was, who was the tuner for BWIA Sunjets on tour in 1969, who arranged "Ride Your Donkey" and what pan did U play, I'm trying too place U...

At 7:14pm on July 13, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Question; who was the TUNER for BWIA Sunjets West Side Symphony, when they played "Ride Your Donkey, Tell Mama, Jamaica Ska, Whiter Shade of Pale"???

At 11:31pm on July 4, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Then U was there with him / Norman Darway ADAMS, when he and his Jerry Street Gang pelt bottle and stone in Pan Am North Stars pan yard, that bust "Darko, Skinner, and Arthur Murray head"???

At 8:29am on March 8, 2012, BEDE LOPEZ said…

Aye, Steve, I had sent u a request before about West Side, send an answer, I used to play in west side 1965, thanks

At 8:44am on February 9, 2012, BEDE LOPEZ said…

aye, steve, this is bede, i used to play the echophone in 1965 with francis, what pan u used to play and what year



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