Remembering Some of Those In Pan We’ve Lost in 2023

Pan 2023 in Memoriam

Global - The steelpan music community remembers some of the people in pan and stalwarts of the steelband art form lost in 2023.

In Memoriam - 2023

  • devon cumberbatch Panist Devon Cumberbatch passes on January 30, 2023 - See more

  • Caldera Carabello Panist, Performing Artist, Steelband Promoter Caldera Caraballo passes on April 19, 2023 -- born June 9, 1929 --  See more

  • Patrick Arnold Former Pan Trinbago president and panist Patrick Arnold has passes on Wednesday May 10, 2023 -- born 1939 --  See more
  • Winston Gordon Winston Gordon was one of the long line of All Stars' bass musicians that were in a class by themselves. He was also the manager of Redemption Sound Setters Steel Orchestra. A dynamic musician - Mr. Gordon passed May 15, 2023 |  Born on February 18, 1938 -- See more 
  • Anthony Abdul Reid Former Pan Trinbago Central Executive member Anthony Abdul Reid  passes on July 25, 2023... See more
  • Earl Rodney Music standout, musician, arranger and songwriter Earl Rodney passed on December 4, 2023.  See more
  • Ricardo Drue Soca star Ricardo Drue passed on December 12, 2023.  See more

Please add/note additional people memoriam, in the WST Forum

NYU Steel Ensemble & Brooklyn Steel Orchestra as they perform ““Cryin’” - by Len “Boogsie” Sharpe

See:  In Memoriam - 2022

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