Jul. 22, 2014
- The Lancaster High School Caribbean
Steel Drum Band delivers a free Kids
Carnival concert. Time: 7:00–9:00 p.m. Venue:
Shelter No. 2 at Darien Lakes State Park, 10475 Harlow
Road, Darien Center, New York, USA.
Jul. 26, 2014
- 22nd International
Steelband Festival (Cudrefin)
from Great Britain: North
Tyneside Steelband and from
Harmonites, Colorpan, Funland Serenaders (Bern), Out of the
Blue, PANdolero Steel Orchestra
and No Panique.
Time: 4:30 p.m. Venue: CH-1588 Cudrefin
(VD), Lake Neuchatel, SWITZERLAND.
- ADLIB Steel Orchestra
celebrates its 25th Anniversary and presents its
2014 Band Launching,
with music by ADLIB Steel
Steel Sensation, DJs Digital
Entertainment and Dash Entertainment.
Time: 4:00 p.m.–Midnight. Venue: ADLIB’s
Pan Theatre, 855 Nassau Road,
Uniondale, New York, USA. Info
- Jean: 1 (516) 623-4061; 1 (516) 672-1135; Lisa:
1 (516) 428-5257.
- Pantonic Steel Orchestra
presents Oil & Music Meets Soca- a Steelpan Showcase, featuring one of
New York’s premiere steelpan performers on each occasion. July’s performer:
Khuent Rose. Enjoy the solo skills of
NYC’s Pan community. Showtime: 11:00 p.m. Venue: D Avenue, 673 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, New
York, USA. For tickets, info or to
possibly be one of the soloists, contact: Wayne - 1
(917) 620-1125; Sheldon - 1 (646) 538-4569.
Jul. 27, 2014
- Pan Note Magic
Steelpan Orchestra is in concert.
Doors open: 2:30. Showtime: 3:00 p.m.
Venue: Tiara Koto Great Hall (aka Koto Public Hall), 2
Chome-28-36 Sumiyoshi, Koto, Tokyo, JAPAN.
Reservations and Inquiries (Tiara Koto Ticket Service): 03
- 2nd Annual
‘Laventille Pan Family Reunion’ Day features
performances by Despers USA,
Pantonic steel orchestras. Time:
12:00 p.m.–Midnight. Venue: 80-39 Chase Court (between
Ralph Avenue and E. 83rd Street, near Foster Avenue), Brooklyn,
New York, USA.
perform. Time: 2:00-5:00 p.m.
Venue: Mango’s Bar and Grill at Smith Mountain Lake, 16430
Booker T Washington Highway, Moneta, Virginia, USA.
- Mango Groove Steel Band
performs. Time: 5:00–8:00 p.m. Venue:
Town Docks Beach Bar & Grille, 289 Daniel Webster Highway (exit
23 off of Interstate 93), Meredith, New Hampshire, USA.
Jul. 31, 2014
Antigua & Barbuda National Panorama
features defending Panorama champs
Hell’s Gate Steel Orchestra,
along with Ebonites, Gemonites,
East Vibes, West Side Symphony and Original W.I.O.C Gemonites Steel Orchestra steel orchestras. Time:
TBA. Venue: Carnival City (Antigua’s Recreation Grounds), St. John’s,
ANTIGUA & BARBUDA, W.I.
Aug. 1, 2014
- The Ontario Steelpan
Association presents Pan Alive 2014,
with Afropan, Pan Fantasy, Panatics Steelband
Network, Golden Harps International,
Salah Steelpan Academy,
Hamilton Youth Steel Orchestra (HYSO),
Association of Halton (CCAH)
in competition - (bands subject to confirmation). Time: 7:00 p.m.–12:00
Midnight. Venue: Lamport
Stadium, 1151 King Street West, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA.
Aug. 2, 2014
- Panning For Gold
- a new composition by Northumbrian musician Alistair Anderson,
commissioned by Sage Gateshead, as part of The New Music
Biennial - features performances by
Steel Quake and
pan soloist Wendy Doyle.
Time: 1:00 p.m. Venue: Glasgow Royal Concert
Hall, Main auditorium, 2 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow, ENGLAND.
Aug. 3, 2014
Despers USA Steel Orchestra presents its
Annual Band Launch
featuring performances by hosts
Despers USA, Pan Sonatas, CrossFire, New York Pan Stars,
Oasis steel orchestras, along with a
surprise Soca Artist. Doors open: 4:00 p.m.
Showtime: 6:30 p.m. Venue: Metro Panyard, 183
Empire Boulevard (between Rogers and Bedford Avenues), Brooklyn,
New York, USA.
Aug. 8, 2014
Aug. 9, 2014
Grenada’s annual National Panorama competition
showcases Angel Harps, New
Dimension, Pan Lovers, Florida All Stars, Grand Roy Pan
Angels, Rainbow City All Stars, Commancheros
and Pan Ossia steel orchestras.
Time: TBA. Venue: National Stadium, Queen’s
Park, St. George’s, GRENADA, W.I. Band info subject
perform. Time: 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Venue: Mount Tabor Ruritan Fish Fry, Slussers Chapel
Picnic Shelter, 1543 Mount Tabor Road, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.
- A Super Pan Concert
features Tobago steelbands Steel
Xplosion, Katzenjammers, Buccooneers, Redemption Sound Setters,
Dixieland and Couva Joylanders Steel
Orchestra from Trinidad. Time: 8:00 p.m.
Venue: Redemption Sound Setters Pan Theatre,
Montgomery/Bethel Junction, TOBAGO, W.I.
Aug. 10, 2014
hosts a fundraising Curry Q and
Lime, with music by
and DJ Miguel. Time: 7:00 p .m. Venue:
Maxilla Social Club, 2 Maxilla Walk (under the Flyover),
Latymer Road, London, W10 6NQ, ENGLAND.
info or- contact
- Pan Sonatas presents their
Annual Band Launch
featuring performances by
Steel Sensation, Despers USA, CASYM,
D’Radoes, CrossFire and
Pantonic steel orchestras.
Gates open: 5:00 p.m. Showtime:
6:00 p.m.–Midnight. Venue:
80-39 Chase Court (between Ralph Avenue and E. 83rd Street, near
Foster Avenue) [D’Radoes Pan Yard], Brooklyn, New York, USA.
Mack: 1 (718) 496-5133; Matouk: 1 (917) 846-9235; Colins:
1 (951) 315-4747.
- Steelpan artist Richardé
Bereaux delivers second annual
concert. Time: N/A. Venue: the Sundar Popo Theatre at the
National Academy for the Performing Arts, south campus, San
Fernando, TRINIDAD & TOBAGO, W.I.
Info/tickets: 1 (868) 653-7748.
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- The Petoskey
High School Steel Drum Band
performs. Time: 7:00 p.m. Venue: the
Gladwin City Park Amphitheatre, 240 City Park Street,
Gladwin, Michigan, USA.
Aug. 13, 2014
- Toucans Steel Drum
Band performs. Time: 6:30
p.m. Venue: Bridle Trails State Park, 5300 116th
Avenue, NE, Kirkland, Washington, USA.
Info: 1 (425) 827-6595 /
Aug. 16, 2014
- Pantonic Steel
Orchestra presents their
Annual Band Launching featuring
several of New York’s best steel orchestras, along
with host Pantonic.
Time: TBA. Venue: TBA, Brooklyn, New York,
Aug. 22, 2014
Steelband will be playing in the
street in the run-up to Panorama. Time 7:00-11:00 p.m.
Venue: All Saints Road, London, ENGLAND.
Aug. 30, 2014
- Panergy Steel
Orchestra is in concert.
Time: 6:00 p.m. Venue: Mole West,
Strandbad, 7100 Neusiedl am See, AUSTRIA.
- Annual New York Steelband Music
Panorama competition - featuring
the following New York steel orchestras - including but not
D’Radoes, Despers USA, Harmony, Pantonic,
Pan Sonatas, Canada’s
and defending champions
CASYM Steel Orchestra.
steelbands listed are subject to change. Time subject
Doors open 6:00 p.m. Showtime: 8:00 p.m.
Venue: Brooklyn Museum Grounds, 200 Eastern Parkway,
Brooklyn, New York, USA.
Nov. 29, 2014
Moods of Pan
- Two-day Pan Festival, hosted by Gemonites Steel
Orchestra. Day 1: 25-A-Side steelband competition -
several steel orchestras
Halycon, East Vibes,
Panache, Hells Gate and
others. Time: 7:00 p.m. Venue: Deanery Grounds, St. John’s,
ANTIGUA & BARBUDA, W.I.
Line-up and time subject to change.
Nov. 30, 2014
Moods of Pan - Two-day Pan Festival, hosted by Gemonites Steel
Orchestra. Day 2: Another Side of Pan concert
with various steel orchestras. Time:
6:30 p.m. Venue:
Deanery Grounds, St. John’s,
ANTIGUA & BARBUDA, W.I. Time subject
to change and line-up TBA.