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oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Pan Trinbago says no to Exodus song change
"Glenroy, I have heard these comments made by South and East bands more than thirty something plus years ago, and quite a few times I had to agree. Unfortunately whether it's the same song or a new song the "norm" would still apply.…"
Feb 21
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Pan Trinbago says no to Exodus song change
"odw 6.1 Music Selection – For the purposes of the competition, each participating steelband may select and perform any Calypso/Soca or Chutney, providing that: .... providing the band didn't perform the song before in a previous…"
Feb 21
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Pan Trinbago says no to Exodus song change
"Cecil you are correct."
Feb 21
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Pan Trinbago says no to Exodus song change
"Any junior lawyer going to cite Despers with "Ah Going and Party Tonite" probably play it court for the Judge, and Party Done!"
Feb 20
oswald alexander replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion DUVONE STEWART SPEAKS HIS MIND!!!
"In 2016 when the players protested, Duvone was there,so too was Renegades captain,Candace. When the UPPM was formed at the meeting held at All Stars panyard, Duvone was there and he was among the last to leave. Dane Gaulston,Duvone and I walked down…"
Dec 18, 2018
oswald alexander replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion Cecil Hinkson: Is our time now!!! All you need is a good MUSIC PRODUCER and the right ear and you could make GLOBAL PAN MUSIC (GRAMMY QUALITY)!!!
"Claude and that is?"
Nov 8, 2018
oswald alexander replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion Cecil Hinkson: Is our time now!!! All you need is a good MUSIC PRODUCER and the right ear and you could make GLOBAL PAN MUSIC (GRAMMY QUALITY)!!!
"Sidd.I don't know where you got the idea that I said the PHI and the E-PAN actually made pan sounds.I said." it would be interesting to compare them.".....since they all sampled real instruments,but most likely with different hardware…"
Nov 8, 2018
oswald alexander replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion Cecil Hinkson: Is our time now!!! All you need is a good MUSIC PRODUCER and the right ear and you could make GLOBAL PAN MUSIC (GRAMMY QUALITY)!!!
"Extensive sample library,but it's another synthesizer....with sampled Pan sounds included......the beauty of electronics,but digital sounds must be in "0s" and "1s", therefore they can never,ever sound as warm and…"
Nov 8, 2018
oswald alexander replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion This week I am going to PAY TRIBUTE to the CALYPSONIANS from the OTHER CARIBBEAN COUNTRIES!!! I was going and say "ISLANDS" but GUYANA make me change it to NATIONS!!!
"Claude what's going on?....yuh sleeping still marn.....that's Winston Soso from St Vincent"
Nov 5, 2018
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Results Live -- Pan Trinbago Elections 2018 - Drama, Passion, High Emotions
"Ramsey- Moore' Slate won every position but one......that is a tie. This would mean another voting process, to untie."
Oct 28, 2018
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Pan Trinbago Holds Election of Officers on Sunday
"Kweku, "OK, so are we think that this election is free and fair?" The elections would be free......the present Secretary who has been a candidate in numerous elections,have never seen it fit to recuse himself from the…"
Oct 27, 2018
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Meet Vernon P Morancie - Candidate for President - Pan Trinbago 2018 Elections
"Vernon,I have been trying to get in touch with you,to let you know you can post your material on Nutones International page. Oswald Alexander To:Richard Forteau,Andrew Salvador,Keith Diaz (President),Eastern Region,Northern Region Oct 13 at 11:55…"
Oct 14, 2018
oswald alexander replied to Claude Gonzales's discussion CENTRALIZED PAN TRINBAGO ELECTION TEAMS and LIST OF CANDIDATES!!!
"Mercer Ramdoo PT Constitution THE TRUSTEES 1. Shall hold in trust for the use and benefit of the members of the association property committed to them. 2. Shall hold in trust for the use and benefit of the Association any assets which shall become…"
Oct 9, 2018
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Free and Open Elections for Pan Trinbago?
"TRUTH MATTERS! People stood up for New Visionaries. At the very first attempt to take a vote on a motion to declare members of the New Visionaries "persona non grata", a CIPer asked for the motion to be withdrawn, members agreed and this…"
Oct 2, 2018
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Oct 2, 2018
oswald alexander replied to Pan Times's discussion Pan Trinbago Elections Date Set
"DESPERATE, you say........ Nah.....CIP patiently waited for the pig to stew in it's own fat...... Wait nah....yuh thought some of the hustling around dem CIP fellas was doing, was desperation?......Nah Claude,dem fellas was mamaguying…"
Sep 19, 2018

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At 7:59am on July 1, 2016, Bertel Gittens said…

Call me at 359 3090.

At 10:23pm on July 22, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Just spoke to him; he's on Snyder now, did'nt know he had moved from Willouby, he say's it's ok, so here goes, seven one eight, two seven two, three four five nine, it's kind late now though ...

At 9:02pm on July 22, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

HE's on Willabee in Brooklyn, I'll call him later to get his permission to give out/U his # ok...

At 8:33pm on July 22, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Hey Oswald; we could be related man, my Grand Mother name was Juanitta Jordan, and her father was from Barbadoes, who setteled in the Lopinot Arima area, do U know Aldwin "madman" Jordan a panman and his brothers Conrad "brooko" Jordan who's in Brooklyn, and Anthony "tony" Jordan in Florida??? well, we're related they're my cousin's, U might be 2...

At 1:51am on July 22, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Oswald; do U know from whence and when the skin drum arrived on our island, when and how carnival started, when pan and or the first ping pong was,made ??? I say not, I'll tell U this much, ( All Stars, Invaders, Ebonites, Crossfire, North Stars, Silver Stars, Nutrine Play Boy's, et al ) were dropping "Bombs" long before Hy Landers (Let every Valley Be Exaulted 1965), bomb started from since 1956, I can name the tunes but it will be a waste of time, but here's a few " Back in My Arms INVADERS, Another Night Like This CROSSFIRE, Back Bay Shuffel ALL STARS, Roses from the South EBONITES, I could go on and on and on, but I'll stop for now...

At 11:42pm on July 21, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Oswald; I beg to differ on this one, the bugle infiltrated the (dust bin and bamboo tamboo band) from 1940 to 1952, and the pan/steel band day was Carnival Monday, J'ouvert morning bomb competition at Green corner Park and St Vincent street, further up the street at Park and Fredrick street, and Marine Square best beating band competition, and in the afternoon pan/steel bands " Mas" playing Sea Bees, Chain Gang, etc etc etc, Judging at Marine Square respectfully...

At 7:44pm on June 26, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Oswald How true; and Aldwyn "madman" Jordan was my Cousin, Conrad "brooko" Jordan is still tuning, and Tony Jordan arranging and is still with us...

At 6:17pm on June 9, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

Yes OSWALD; as mention in the Query, the abuse of pan and pan people, a perfect example is the Brian Copeland et al infringment, where the already patented 4ths & 5ths technology on the Anthony Williams and Pan Am North Stars big 29 inch in diameter big tenor pan, Copeland claim to be his Genesis first of it's kind G-pan, as he patent it in the U.S.where it also had been Copyrighted in the U.S. prior to Copeland creating his alleged invention, where he also infringe the PHI-Pan using the 4ths & 5ths technology, and components of Korg, Yamaha, DigiTech, Roland, and also the Salmon Cupid E-Pan, a "Dossier" is in the hands of the U S Supreme Court D A to be presented to the Gran Jury to obtain an Indictment for that infringment, which may warrant an Extradition...

At 5:20pm on June 9, 2015, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…

OSWALD; I understand very well what U are saying, UWI do not know anything about pan tuning, therefore; how can a curriculum be established without REAL PAN TUNERS, especially when they have these DUMB academic NERD'S without technique or method's in pan tuning, to teach a craft that is above their head's, where they do not fully understand from whence it came...

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