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Asami’s case a priority for Cold Case Unit

TT – Three years af­ter the mur­der of Japan­ese pan play­er Asa­mi Na­gakiya, the T&T Po­lice Ser­vice’s Cold Case Unit has found new in­for­ma­tion which can help solve the case. Head of the Unit ACP An­tho­ny James con­firmed the po­lice had got­ten in­for­ma­tion which “points in a cer­tain di­rec­tion” ahead of to­day’s third an­niver­sary of

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Tobago steelbands ready for Panorama

TT – Steelband officials in Tobago are pressing on with preparations for Panorama despite the challenges. While some blamed the non-payment of players’ remittances and cutbacks in sponsorship for a lack of interest in participating, others were optimistic. Mc Nicols Nicholson, manager of the medium band Carib Dixieland, said the non-payment of stipends had cast

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Panergy – Mit Steeldrums der Sonne hinterher

AT – Österreichs einziges Steeldrum-Orchester PANergy feierte am 29. Dezember vor 500 Zuschauern sein 10-jähriges Bestehen. Wir haben den Gründer Stefan Schwarzenberger getroffen. TELFS. Trinidad & Tobago. Ein kleiner Inselstaat in südlichsten Süden der Antillen. Hier hat alles angefangen. Die Rede ist von PANergy, das Steeldrum-Orchester aus Telfs, das karibischen Schwung in die zuweilen steife

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Beverley: Katzenjammers need financial support

TT – With one month to go before Carnival, Pan Trinbago President Beverly Ramsey-Moore says her band, Katzenjammers Steel Orchestra, like many of its counterparts, needs support for Panorama. This is because the Black Rock-based, Tobago, outfit, which had been sponsored by Petrotrin for the past seven years, still has not received word on its

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San Juan Symphony is single pan champs

TT – San Juan East Side Symphony Steel Orchestra is the 2019 National Panorama Single Pan champion. The band wrested the title away from defending champion Newtown Playboys Steel Symphony on Sunday at the Arima basketball courts with its performance of “Iron Man” by the late Lord Kitchener and arranged by Carlon “Panman” Harewood. East

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