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Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Back home in Trinidad for a month from Japan, Michael “Manish” Robinson is busy making pans, playing pan and bringing several students from the Land of the Rising Sun to play our national instrument.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Gregory Boyd is one of a handful of experienced pannists in Denmark and the only thing more unique than this fact is the unconventional road he took to a career playing T&T’s national instrument i
Saturday, February 3, 2018
After growing up in San Fernando, playing with Fonclaire and touring Europe with Skiffle, Wade Austin has become a highly regarded pan player and teacher in London.
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Nashville, Tennessee, like much of America’s heartland, is ruled by college football and country music.
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
One of the more unique phenomena on display at many steelpan events in the United States in recent years are mass steelbands in which individual players or smaller pan ensembles come together as one l
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
The instructor of the Peace Drums Project steelbands is San Fernando’s own Briele Scott, who recently returned to Israel for her second term of directing this unique music ensemble of secondary school
Thursday, September 14, 2017
On September 16 and 18, the sounds of steelband and orchestra will be heard in the concert hall when the Northern Illinois University Steelband will once again embark on a boundary pushing collaborati
Monday, August 28, 2017
When American country music artist Hank Snow penned the famous song I’ve Been Everywhere (that has since been adapted by Trinidad Rio), little did he know that the song’s catch line would be true for
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
​Nestled in the ancient Redwood forests of northern California is Humboldt State University.
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Steelpan pioneer Norbert “Four Chords” Augustine died on June 14 at the age of 77 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.