- His name is Winston Scarborough - but to most of the world he is known as
“DeFosto” the steelband panorama music songwriter master. The
exact moniker preferred by Scarborough is “The Original DeFosto Himself.”
For over three decades, songwriter
and performing artist
has been churning out steelband music songs for the steel orchestras - songs that not
only fit the steelpan family of instrument musically, but also tell the
historical and improbable journey of the instrument, its inventors and
practitioners. The name DeFosto is one of the most respected among the
steelband music fraternity.
Here, in an exclusive with When Steel Talks
Winston Scarborough speaks on his life’s dedication to the
steelpan music artform.
to see the list of tunes for