Steelpan Arranger
Mathieu Borgne - Steelband Arranger

Mathieu Borgne

Mathieu Borgne - Calypsociation Steel Orchestra (France); Pan-Demonium Steel Orchestra; Xpress 21 Steel Orchestra (Trinidad & Tobago)
Panorama Championships
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Mathieu Borgne started piano at age seven, the drum set at fourteen and entered the music school in Paris (C.I.M.) when he was eighteen.  He has been the arranger and drummer for, and captain and band leader of, internationally-renowned Calypsociation Steel Orchestra in France for twenty years.

He has played with Trinidad & Tobago steel orchestras Tokyo, Skiffle, Desperadoes and Phase II.  He arranged for Women in Steel in the 2003 New York Panorama. 

Again as arranger, Borgne took Calypsociation to the World Steelband Music Festival 2000.  He did the same for 2015s (ICP) International Conference and Panorama with Calypsociation. He has performed with Calypso Rose, Ray Holman, Andy Narell, Eddy Louiss, Philippe Lavil, Djazil and more.

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