Pan Elders Concert

TT – Youth celebrates veterans in concert, A Long Time Coming—a musical celebration of our culture and a special tribute to Dr Leroy “Black Stalin” Calliste at San Fernando Naparima Bowl recently. The Pan Elders Youth Steel Orchestra brand fueled sound that proved they were nothing short of entertaining and vibrant with an all-star cast

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Etienne Charles scores Google Doodle celebrating the steelpan

CA – Today’s Google Doodle celebrates the steelpan with an illustration by Trinidad and Tobago-based guest artist Nicholas Huggins. The video accompanying the Google Doodle shown to the search engine’s visitors on Tuesday, July 26, was composed by jazz musician Etienne Charles and features steelpan soloist Lennox “Boogsie” Sharpe along with fellow pannists Josanne Francis,

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Steelpan to be highlighted as Google Doodle today

Google is honouring the national instrument of T&T, the steel pan, by highlighting it as a Google Doodle Tuesday. The Doodle was illustrated by T&T-based artist Nicholas Huggins. “It’s the only acoustic instrument invented in the twentieth century, but has origins dating back to the 1700’s. It was a staple during Carnival and Canboulay, the

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