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No decision yet on Carnival 2021: Culture Minister

Officials at the Ministry of Community Development, Culture and the Arts are on the defensive following an article in today’s Guardian newspaper that quotes line minister Dr Nyan Gadsby-Dolly as expressing confidence in the staging of Carnival 2021, despite the...

Ramajay Reflections: Where steelpan virtuosos are born

STEELPANAUTHORITY.COM The steelpan music presentation called Pan Ramajay is designed to both discover and unleash the Jit Samaroos and Ken “Professor” Philmores of tomorrow, onto the global music circuit. So said the late Amin Mohammed, co-founder of the competition...

Ramajay Reflections: What does “Ramajay” mean

SEAN NERO Have you ever wondered about the definition of the word “ramajay” and how it relates to the steelpan? If so, what is it? And, should a foreigner ask the same question, how will you explain it? Well, the late Amin Mohammed, co-founder of the Pan Ramajay...

Ramajay Reflections: Who started Pan Ramajay?

STEELPANAUTHORITY.COM Former Exodus manager and leader, the late Amin Mohammed, always tried to ensure that historians and researches got the origins of the Pan Ramajay Competition concept right. During an interview on Calypso Showcase with host Alvin Daniell back in...

Arson suspected in Carnival booths fire

A suspect is in police custody mere moments after allegedly setting fire to Carnival booths owned by the National Carnival Commission (NCC) at the...

The Spotlight suits Emmanuel

Nineteen-year-old Emmanuel Joseph will compete in the tomorrow’s (Friday) Limited Edition Digital (L.E.D) Spotlight showcase presented by the Trinidad and Tobago Music Company Limited (MusicTT). He will seek to win favour with a three-member adjudication panel at the...

Mahalia takes the Spotlight

Mahalia Thomas is a finalist in the Limited Edition Digital (L.E.D) Spotlight showcase presented by the Trinidad and Tobago Music Company Limited (MusicTT). Billed as the first ever in the series, the L.E.D Spotlight final is advertised to take place on Friday, May,...

Pan Trinbago to launch Covid-19 Fund

Pan Trinbago Inc. has joined a number of organisations across Trinidad & Tobago in providing assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the establishment of the Pan Trinbago Social Prosperity Fund, the pan body will seek to meet the pressing needs of the...

PanoGrama finals this Sunday

STEELPANAUTHORITY.COM Six of the ten finalists billed to appear in the final of the Panograma competition scheduled for May 3, will fly the flag of Trinidad and Tobago (T&T). They are: Earl Brooks Jr; Keishaun Julien; Kersh Ramsey, Dejean Cain, Kern Sumerville and...

PanoGrama judges choose 15 semi-finalists

STEELPANAUTHORITY.COM Excitement is aplenty as organisers of the inaugural on-line steelpan soloist music competition titled Panograma name the semi-finalists to appear on April 30. After two days of preliminary competition Live!, on Instagram -on April 24 and 25 -...

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Sheikers to play first

When the NLCB National Panorama Single Pan Finals 2020 gets on the way this Saturday (November 23), Gonzales Sheikers will lead the charge in the musical battle for pan supremacy at the Grand Stand, Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain, Trinidad. The action stars at 6...

Single Pan Semis: Marsicans and Eastside tie

Arima-based Marsicans seems intent on dethroning fellow east zone band San Juan Eastside Symphony in the 2020 edition of the National Panorama competition conceptualised and staged by Pan Trinbago. Results published at the end of Sunday’s semi-final round of...

San Juan East Side out front

Defending champs San Juan East Side Symphony leads the preliminary round of Single Pan Band competition in Panorama 2020. The band amassed 268 points playing Carlin Hardwood's arrangement of Guitar Pan from the songbook of the late Grandmaster of Calypso Lord...

Single Pan semis on today

The sounds of steel will resonate at the Basketball Court, Arima, on Sunday November 17, 2019, as thirty-one (31) Single Pan Bands vie for positions in the finals carded for one (1) week later at the Grand Stand, Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain. Admission is...

Single Pan Band Order of Appearance

ORDER OF APPEARANCE NATIONAL PANORAMA SINGLE PAN SEMI FINALS 2020 Order Band Selection Arranger 1 Stardust Party Time Simeon Superville 2. Nostrand Symphony Fiery Curtis Edwards 3. Shades in Steel Golo Dante Pantin 4. Gonzales Sheikers Fantastic Friday Keisha...

East Single Pan bands take the spotlight tonight

As three exciting days of north preliminary competition in the Single Pan Band category of the National Panorama 2020 comes to an end, the spotlight turns east. Participants in the contest are vying for places in the semi -finals. Seventeen (17) bands are listed to...

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