International News

Sep 25, 2017

Panmen create history in Kazakhstan


T&T - A quartet of pan musicians from Trinidad created history three months ago by being the first local pan musicians to perform in Astana, Kazakhstan. The musicians are Kwesi Paul (Pandemonium), Terry Guischard (Skiffle) and, Andre Rikky Robley and Carlon Morris (Desperadoes). The tour was made possible by Asia Events and the Caricom Secretariat. Astana Expo 2017 finally came to a close on September 10 in Astana, Kazakhstan. The theme of the exposition, which commenced on June 10, was Future Energy. The exposition boasted of participants from as many as 115 countries and 22 international organisations. The following 12 Caricom member states participated in the exposition: Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname and T&T.

[Guardian]