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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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Small wants steel pan to be prime instrument in schools

VC – Renowned local pannist – Rodney Small, wants to see the steel pan be made the prime instrument in schools in St Vincent and the Grenadines- SVG. Small made this declaration while speaking at a press conference of the Sion Hill Steel Orchestra Inc., last Tuesday at the Peace Memorial Hall. Representing the Youlou

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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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