UK Panorama 2019 – Results

1. Mangrove Steel Band – ? 2. Metronomes Steel Orchestra – ? 3. Ebony Steelband Trust – 269 Pts. 4. Pan Nation Steel Orchestra – 263 Pts. 5. Croydon Steel Orchestra – 245 Pts. 6. Phase One Steel Orchestra – 237 Pts

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Pan parade in Laventille

TT – Once again thousands of people took to the Eastern Main Road in Success Village, Laventille, to enjoy the sound of the national instrument. The 21st edition of the Laventille Steelband Festival Foundation street parade came off on Saturday evening without any major incidents, with the police reporting one vehicle was stolen sometime afterwards.

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Pan Trinbago celebrates Pan as national instrument of T&T

TT – Pan Trinbago is celebrating the 27th Anniversary of the Declaration of the Steelpan as the National Instrument of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago with a series of activities during Pan Month, August. The calendar of events includes a Church Service at the Holy Trinity Cathedral and the signal event, “Pan Sweet Pan…

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Karibische Bach-Performance und Calypso-Zauber

DE – Die erfolgreichste Steelband aus Trinidad und Tobago, das Renegades Steel Orchestra, heizte den etwa 1.200 Gästen beim diesjährigen SHMF im Timmendorfer Maritim-Hotel gehörig ein. Das Programm konnte von den beginnenden Bach-Hits bis hin zu den wild-hitzigen Calypso- und Reggaeklängen kaum gegensätzlicher sein. Anzeige Diese seit 1948 international erfolgreiche Band hat schon vor Jahren

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WIADCA launches Caribbean Carnival 2019

US – With performances and displays by dance troupes, stilt dancers, a steel pan ensemble, soca artistes and costume bands, among others, the Brooklyn-based West Indian American Day Carnival Association (WIADCA) last Thursday evening kicked off its 2019 Caribbean Carnival at the Brooklyn Children’s Museum. Hundreds of Caribbean nationals attended the spectacular event, which WIADCA

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Birdsong campers show off skills

TT – There was a sense of pride, joy and achievement among the participants of the Birdsong Academy’s Music Vacation Camp closing concert on Saturday evening at Queen’s Hall in St Anns. This was the 16th edition of the closing concert where over 100 students participated in voice, brass, guitar, steelpan and percussion. The theme

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