The Illustrated Story of Pan – Second Edition

TT – The Illustrated Story of Pan, Second Edition is the definitive story of Pan – the instrument, the music, the steelbands and their social, cultural and political history, from the earliest days to the present. Hundreds of photos and pioneers’ verbatim accounts never before published, stories of adventure and discovery, of love and danger,

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Desperadoes to host outdoor exhibition

TT – Desperadoes Elders Organisation will launch its first-ever Desperadoes Steel Orchestra outdoor exhibition under the theme From Laventille With Love: History, Celebration, Achievement. The exhibition which opens on April 12 is subtitled Desperadoes is Laventille…Laventille is Desperadoes. It is being held under the patronage of President Paula-Mae Weekes. It will include artefacts and inventions

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Hatters to get new pan theatre on San Fernando Waterfront

TT – After months of uncertainty, there is agreement that Hatters Steel Orchestra will remain at its prime spot, where the Urban Development Corporation (Udecott) is working on the San Fernando Waterfront Development Project Udecott has agreed to build a state-of-the-art building at the band’s present location at Lady Hailes Avenue, where it will remain

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