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Affidavit to Change My Name from Mike to MC Joseph

Started this discussion. Last reply by MC Joseph Apr 30, 2017. 6 Replies

Dear WST and the Global Pan Community,I am changing my name from Mike to MC Joseph. This desire to change it did not happen because of a mid-life epiphany or a mid-life crisis with a knee-jerk…Continue

Tags: Joseph, MC, Affidavit, Change, Name

With All The Pan Comess; Please Don't Lose Sight of Social, Economic and Environmental Health

Started this discussion. Last reply by MC Joseph Jan 7, 2017. 24 Replies

Hey Panpeople,I have been reading the postings and comments on WST regarding the catastrophic loss of confidence and respect for the current Pan Trinbago leadership. I sympathize with the pan…Continue

Tags: d'etat, Trinbago, Leadership, Abstract, Coup

Condolences to the family and friends of Rudy Martin Joseph

Started this discussion. Last reply by MC Joseph Dec 11, 2016. 27 Replies

I received the sad news today of the passing of a pioneering panman from Boisierre Village, Trinidad. So here I'll share a short reflection of Rudy Martin Joseph who resided in Oshawa, Ontario,…Continue

Statement on the Research Goal and Questions for Steelpan Builders or Tuners

Started Oct 2, 2015 0 Replies

For individuals who are steelpan builders or tuners, here is a brief description of the intent of the goals from this research. This research is about collaboratively developing environmentally…Continue

Tags: builders, Tuners, Questionaire, Interview, goals

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MC Joseph commented on sherman allison fyfe's blog post PAN AM NORTH STARS BOOK
"I am happy to hear that others are writing about "pan" because when one has to do validated research there must be a balance between written history and oral history tradition. So I commend and recommend that all books on pan be posted on…"
Sep 19, 2017
MC Joseph commented on Glenroy R Joseph's video

Dama Antonona by The Chase Manhattan Savoys Steel Orchestra.(Steelband Festival 1966)

"Thanks for posting this Glenroy. I was just wondering where this festival took place. Was this the festival that was held at the Chaguaramas Seaplane Hanger? I remember attending a sell-out steelpan festival there as a child with friends in our…"
Sep 19, 2017
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If you like, go ahead and tell your fellow WST Ning members about yourself here
Graduate of York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Masters in Environmental Studies, (MES) with a graduate diploma in Environmental Sustainability Education
Trumpet 1969-71 with Dean & The Celebrities (National Combomania Winners 1968, T&T).
Trumpet 1971-74 Just Fab Deltones (Best Dress, first Brassorama 1973 (Steel & Brass)
Bugle & Drum, T&T Regiment Band & Drums 1971-1986 (Silver Bugle Champion 1978,79,81) Adjudicators Supt. Anthony Prospect, Supt. Scott, T&T Police Band
Six Bass, Alcoa Boys Town, 1975, (Clem Band Captain, Sonny, Arranger) tied with Catelli All Stars in 7th position playing Kitchener Spree Simon (Small band outed to keep All Stars in) Quit steelpan and went back to trumpet
Trumpet 1976-81, Blue Ventures Combo, original brass section
Songwriting focus with piano (self taught)
BIG Gap - No Music until Sapo, skipper for Sapophonics, ask me why
2008 Pan Masters, Toronto, Alto pans, double seconds
Presently - Pan tuning with Rudy Martin Joseph and others Toronto
Small Ensenble, The Steelpan Quintet
Steelpan soloist - Low E Double Second and G Tenor
more to come ...

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At 7:56pm on September 8, 2017, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…
Hey MC, giving U a buzz, I've decided to publish my two books in Canada, so I'll be in touch...
At 7:56pm on September 8, 2017, Juanitto Jordano Jorda'ninho said…
Hey MC, giving U a buzz, I've decided to publish my two books in Canada, so I'll be in touch...



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