Pan veteran Martin Albino: Alive and making music

TT – After decades of making and teaching music, 79-year-old Martin Albino shows no signs of slowing down. He is currently promoting his fourth album and still teaches pan to students, young and old, in Montreal, Canada.

However, unfortunate rumours of his death almost derailed his plans and prematurely cut short his decorated legacy in the music industry of TT.

A rumour that Albino had died began making the rounds on social media recently after an acquaintance mistook news of someone else’s death, and said it was Albino who had died.

“Someone called up a friend of mine and told him that I was dead,” he said.

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