TT – The preliminary round of the judging of the 2018 Panorama for Single Pan bands got off to a late start in the Eastern Region on Sunday afternoon in unpredictable weather.
Players and supporters of Trinidad East Side Symphony came out in brilliant sunshine but were faced with a number of delays that were caused by circumstances beyond their control, including sudden downpours of rain.
Minister of Community Development, Culture and the Arts Dr Nyan Gadsby Dolly and Pan Trinbago President Keith Diaz were both in attendance.
It was not until an hour later than the 2 pm scheduled start time that arranger Anslem Campbell was able to take charge of his players and they began their rendition of Neil “Iwer” George’s Nah Do Dat. During the performance models displayed costumes from Branches mas band.