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How do we put a price on the contributions Pan Tuners have made to our culture?

I was recently at an event for the Borough Day celebrations in Point-Fortin.  There I witness the treatment of one of our foremost pan tuners; a Chaconia Medal receipient, being turned away at a Pan event. Now I understand that this event was sponsered by a private company, however Pan Trinbago was involved. His name was not on a list by the door, an oversight by the individual who invited him. There were officials from Pan Trinbago at the door and none could vouch for Mr. Kellman, who I am…

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Added by ama belfon on May 11, 2012 at 9:42am — 36 Comments

It may just come down to Luck on final night.

All bands in the finals, Good Luck! It may just come down to that. Enjoy the moment and represent our culture well. I will be there in spirit. Remember the judges decision is final; you are all winners for your dedication and your effort to keep PAN alive. Many Thanks for your contributions.

Added by ama belfon on February 17, 2012 at 2:17pm — 5 Comments

No Show at Pan Wvent on Sunday...

why was When Steel Talk not at the biggest PAN EVENT of the season on Sunday. The event was hosted by NAS and showcased the talented young pan players of New York.....

Added by ama belfon on July 28, 2010 at 7:46pm — No Comments

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