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Music Makers Make The Grade With The Steelpan Leading The Way - Achievement Day & Awards Ceremony

Trinidad & Tobago, W.I. - Under the directive of the distinguished principal Mrs. Merle Albino-de Coteau (H.B.M.  M.A, B. Mus., L.T.C.L, A.T.C.L, Dip, Ed.), Music Makers School continues its unprecedented success in music education through the steelpan instrument. At their recent Awards Day and Achievement Awards Ceremony proud parents enjoyed the performances of the institutionís multi-talented offspring.

Music Makers Pan Ensemble
Music Makers Pan Ensemble

Forty students from Music Maskersí achieved 100% passes in the Solo Steelpan Examinations conducted by the University of the West Indies, and 97% gained passes in the Royal School Of Music Theory Exams 2014.

About Music Makers School

Mrs. Albino de Coteau
Mrs. Albino de Coteau performs with Music Makers Pan ensemble

Over thirty years ago, when Mrs. Albino de Coteauís son, Michael, was a little boy she decided to teach him music. Not wanting to teach him alone she invited other children from the community.

The population of the school has grown from a mere handful of children to over fifty today!

Just over a decade ago, Shari Clarke-Williams joined the Music Makersí family. ďI personally believe when a child enters this family they learn more than just music: they learn discipline, respect and other social graces. I feel honoured and Iím thankful to Mrs. Albino-de Coteau for the opportunities that she has given me,Ē declares Ms. Clarke-Williams unreservedly.

Watch: Music Makers' Pan Ensemble- Vamanos | Music Makers' Parang Song - El Camino

Contact - MUSIC MAKERSí SCHOOL:  206 Eastern Main Road, Laventille, Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies. Phone:  1 (868) 624-3831; email - merlalbinodecoteau@yahoo.com

Music Makers Parang Singers
Music Makers Parang Singers