Pan Trinbago celebrates Pan as national instrument of T&T

TT – Pan Trinbago is celebrating the 27th Anniversary of the Declaration of the Steelpan as the National Instrument of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago with a series of activities during Pan Month, August. The calendar of events includes a Church Service at the Holy Trinity Cathedral and the signal event, “Pan Sweet Pan…

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Karibische Bach-Performance und Calypso-Zauber

DE – Die erfolgreichste Steelband aus Trinidad und Tobago, das Renegades Steel Orchestra, heizte den etwa 1.200 Gästen beim diesjährigen SHMF im Timmendorfer Maritim-Hotel gehörig ein. Das Programm konnte von den beginnenden Bach-Hits bis hin zu den wild-hitzigen Calypso- und Reggaeklängen kaum gegensätzlicher sein. Anzeige Diese seit 1948 international erfolgreiche Band hat schon vor Jahren

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WIADCA launches Caribbean Carnival 2019

US – With performances and displays by dance troupes, stilt dancers, a steel pan ensemble, soca artistes and costume bands, among others, the Brooklyn-based West Indian American Day Carnival Association (WIADCA) last Thursday evening kicked off its 2019 Caribbean Carnival at the Brooklyn Children’s Museum. Hundreds of Caribbean nationals attended the spectacular event, which WIADCA

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Birdsong campers show off skills

TT – There was a sense of pride, joy and achievement among the participants of the Birdsong Academy’s Music Vacation Camp closing concert on Saturday evening at Queen’s Hall in St Anns. This was the 16th edition of the closing concert where over 100 students participated in voice, brass, guitar, steelpan and percussion. The theme

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Expired: Pan ‘super concert’ on Saturday

TT – Pan Sweet Pan…The Solidarity Concert takes place on August 24, at Starlift House of Music, Christopher Samuel Drive, Mucurapo, Port of Spain. Showtime is 6 pm and gates will open at 5. The pan experience, Pan Trinbago explains, is in response to the clarion call by the public to see pan in a

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