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Steelband history documentary from the mid 1960s shows vintage steelbands with George "Sonny" Goddard the first president of NATTS, now known as Pan Trinbago.

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Comment by Bertel Gittens on March 1, 2012 at 10:37am

Good work, history for so, thank you.

Comment by paddy corea on February 29, 2012 at 9:08am

A VERY NICE PIECE OF HISTORY (especially seeing Jon Jon"s Destination Tokyo one of the earliest steelbands and certainly one of the great bands) keep the flag flying.  paddy corea musician

Comment by Anthony V Young on February 28, 2012 at 11:10pm

As social media networks go, the interaction of WST members, unfortunately, is limited to the sharing of ideas, thoughts, stories, episodes, experiences etc. that are pan-related, to the written word and not the spoken word. So, it would be really socially uplifting if a meeting of members could materialise somewhere down the road, at a mutually agreed upon time and place. Of course, the input of the thoughts and feelings of the other WST members would be welcomed.

Comment by Pan'tum - The Ghost Who Talks on February 28, 2012 at 10:08pm

No, thank you gentlemen! It's an honour to be a part of this WST foruml. We should plan an event where we can all get together, like an international convention, or something. I'm sure we'll look like quite the motley crew. Take care, fellas.

Comment by Anthony V Young on February 28, 2012 at 9:17pm

We, all members of WST, should feel fortunate and priveleged to be afforded this opportunity to view and be enlightened by the historical documentary videos on the birth of Pan in Trinidad and Tobago. We owe Pan'tum a huge debt of gratitude for this priceless and invaluable information.

These documentaries should be archived in the National Museum of Arts and Culture, (if there is one) or some Government repository for the express purpose of the promotion, promulgation and preservation of this indigenous art form.

Comment by terry on February 28, 2012 at 7:59pm

Thanks, Pan'tum, for sharing this documentary on steelband history.

Comment by Brian Copeland on February 28, 2012 at 7:03pm

Great ... these should all be archived in one place

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