La Steel Band del Cobre y para Cuba

Con un fructífero trabajo registrado durante los 30 años de creada, la Steel Band del Cobre presenta ya credenciales en el gusto musical de los cubanos, y particularmente entre destacados intérpretes del país, que reconocen la singularidad de ese timbre amarimbado que con alta afinación extraen los integrantes a sus instrumentos formados por bidones metálicos.

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Reflections on pan and its potential

TT – I took a chance and agreed to an assignment with Invaders for Carnival 2019. The result is a new, sweet, exciting love which is so emotionally conflicting that I break out in cold sweat. My “puppy love” had been for the band of my birthplace in East Dry River: Despers. Then history unfolded

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‘Night with Champs’ delights Savannah crowd

TT – Pan Trinbago President Beverley Ramsey-Moore said she is “overwhelmed” at the success of Carnival Lagniappe A Night with the Champs held at the Queen’s Park Savannah on Saturday evening. Ramsey-Moore was seen standing in the Grand Stand enjoying the performance of Dil E Nadan. Carnival Lagniappe was produced by Pan Trinbago in a

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Pannists to vote on pan song switch

TT – Pan Trinbago president Beverly Ramsey-Moore says the issue of steelbands changing their tunes of choice ahead of Panorama will be put to vote by its membership. “Going forward to Carnival 2020, because of the seriousness of the issue, members will be allowed to vote on the matter,” she told Sunday Newsday. “If a

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Let Tobago host a Panorama final

TT – Long before she created history in becoming the first female president of Pan Trinbago on October 28, 2018, Beverly Ramsey-Moore had a sense of what to expect. Almost two decades before, at her first official Pan Trinbago meeting in 2001, she had observed the organisation was not being run in a manner befitting

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Pan Trinbago’s Lagniappe at Savannah tomorrow

TT – In a last minute “dash” to showcase the 2018 Panorama winners and to give both foreigners and locals one final taste of sweet pan, Pan Trinbago will present Lagniappe tomorrow at the Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain from 8 pm. Winners in the conventional and single pan categories will appear on the

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