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Revisited -- PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0

Started this discussion. Last reply by Anthony Joseph Feb 1, 2018. 50 Replies

IT'S SAD TO SAY BUT MINISTER "GYPSY" PETERS WAS RIGHT!!!!

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Jeston Lett replied to Pan Times's discussion Judge rules: Exodus free to play Savannah Grass at Panorama final
"Is making the finals "given" to a band or is it deserved by the hard work of a band, its arranger, players, etc? It's in Ainsworth Mohammed's best interest to ensure the BEST outcome of his band. What rule is he breaking?"
Feb 23
Jeston Lett replied to Pan Times's discussion Judge rules: Exodus free to play Savannah Grass at Panorama final
"Shouldn't that be the "MEMBERSHIP" must now decide the way the want to go in 2020 and beyond???"
Feb 23
Anthony Joseph replied to Jeston Lett's discussion Revisited -- PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0
"How about we go modern like gymnastics in the Olympics and post each band's score after their performance so you will know what's the score to beat and no changes can be made. What do you all think ?? Food for thought ."
Feb 1, 2018
knolly smith replied to Jeston Lett's discussion Revisited -- PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0
"BOTH!"
Feb 1, 2018
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Revisited -- PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0

So a few of us on Facebook have been at it with our annual post-panorama discussion, and clearly what seems to be the common thread is judging. Is there a better way? Well i've always felt there are a number of things that can be added or restructured to aid in a more transparent or qualified judging process. Will love to hear what you guys think.Here goes;Honestly, maybe the judges are being asked to do too much.Let's make it simple, Change the points allocated from 100marks to 10.Have 9…See More
Feb 1, 2018
knolly smith replied to Jeston Lett's discussion Revisited -- PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0
"i agree with most of the ideas expressed, ah just want to add some more....Place the judges on separate seats away from each other......have a senior police officer in plain clothes collect the score sheet after the performance of each…"
Feb 1, 2018
(Oscar) Mark Roberts replied to Jeston Lett's discussion PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0
"Question,is it a music event? if it is, what is being judge presentation or musical content?"
Mar 7, 2017
Ray replied to Jeston Lett's discussion PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0
"I am enjoying this discussion because each one of you gentlemen are making such valid arguments, I really don't know how to get us close to coming up with a winner based on the criteria of the competition.  This is why I think assigning…"
Mar 5, 2017
Albert Bing Reid replied to Jeston Lett's discussion PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0
"I would say it is becoming more and more difficult to judge the big bands panorama competition in T&T especially the finals. The this past year (2017) the arrangers were stratospheric with their musical ideas and all the bands played extremely…"
Mar 4, 2017
Ray replied to Jeston Lett's discussion PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0
"I do think we are asking the judges to do too much and we should try a different model. I would like to offer my thoughts here. I think having small panels focusing on specific tasks is a good idea. I don't agree however, with the…"
Mar 3, 2017
Jay Cumberbatch replied to Jeston Lett's discussion PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0
"Don't you think that there are judges who have their favorites? Well there are.,So what can be done about that.Many of you have been calling for foreign judges but if pantrinbago treat them like they treat the local judges it would certainly be…"
Mar 3, 2017
Jay Cumberbatch replied to Jeston Lett's discussion PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0
"Correct is right. There are no marks given for theatrics..  "
Mar 3, 2017
Claude Gonzales replied to Jeston Lett's discussion PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0
"Cecil: Where have you been? Yuh eh see Gerard Clarke beating meh up here and yuh eh come to defend me. You know looks in everything. Man grow RASTA and pick up all kinda woman -- you know that!!!"
Mar 2, 2017
Cecil hinkson replied to Jeston Lett's discussion PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0
"It's unfortunate that there's no way around the judges being influence by the spectators, it's the voice of the people and they have power."
Mar 2, 2017
Claude Gonzales replied to Jeston Lett's discussion PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0
"Mr. Clarke: I have the utmost respect for you as a PAN AUTHORITY. So I defer to your opinions. However, when RENGADES come on the stage wearing SUCH UGLY PAJAMAS -- ah instantly lost my interest in listening to them. And dey wondering why they…"
Mar 2, 2017
Gerard Clarke replied to Jeston Lett's discussion PANORAMA JUDGING 2.0
"Claude: someone mentioned theater having an influence on the judges,that's why I asked if a band should hire any of these two people to organize the theater and decor if it will cause the judges to award points,causing them to win. Tonight in…"
Mar 2, 2017

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