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KEN Professor PHILMORE "Pan by storm"(1990)

7-22-90- Ken "Professor" Philmore creates a storm at the Golden Pavillion In Brooklyn NY with his signature composition "Pan by Storm"

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Comment by Hyacinth ROSAMOND on August 14, 2011 at 10:16am
yes certainly enjoyable and full of ENERGY!!!!   .....despite the 'outdated ' sound of the pan, if I may say so.
Comment by winston l ellis on August 13, 2011 at 2:26pm

With due respect to mr Philmore ....NAH !

Comment by Glenroy R Joseph on June 12, 2011 at 2:59am
Personally , I think this is some of the best tenor pan soloing in a calypso format I've ever heard!
Comment by kelvin gill on May 17, 2011 at 12:45pm
It nostalgic in some quarters to play  the corky sounding tenor, Andy Narell has done it, this may have been purposely done depends how you look and interpret the music , in my opinion you can follow the melody and structure and thats ok with me, nice discussion though,enjoy it.....
Comment by Phillip and Debra St. Louis on May 15, 2011 at 1:37pm
the pan is somewhat irrelevant to me when i look or listen to the skill, virtuosity, and ease exhibited. Yes, we can all agree that it could sound much better were the pan more in keeping with concert standards, however it is what it is and the reason why it is, may be debatable for a long time, or easily explained by the Professor himself (he may have borrowed the pan or it may have been damaged, or that was just the pan that he loved, etc. etc. etc.).  Me personally, I love the piece and wish that I could do that
Comment by Rony Perry on April 14, 2011 at 12:26am
I think it's how the mic was picking up the sound, not necessarily the pan itself.  I doubt prof would knowingly play a tenor that sounded so beat up.
Comment by Glenroy R Joseph on April 12, 2011 at 11:54pm

 @Mark Mañuel State

I disagree, you can't judge the sound of the pan in the nineties or even the eighties by the sound of this one tenor, though I agree that this pan does sound pretty "beat" up.

Comment by Mark Mañuel State on April 12, 2011 at 9:30pm
This shows us how far the development of the pan has progressed in the last 20 years.  Imagine how great this marvellous talent would sound on a current-day pan.  The pan he's playing sounds honky-tonk compared to the concert sound of the current state of the art.  Nonetheless, he was away ahead of his time in his stylings, and wonderful to listen to.  What a treat!  Thanks for the video.
Comment by Alan Field on April 12, 2011 at 2:37pm
Sure loves his Pan !!
Comment by Rony Perry on April 12, 2011 at 11:05am
Give it up to the band as well!

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