Steelpan Arranger
Earl La Pierre Sr: - Steelpan Arranger - Afropan Steel Orchestra
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Earl La Pierre, Sr.

Earl La Pierre Sr.
Afropan, Harmonites

Panorama Championships
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La Pierre has always been active in the Trinidad pan scene. He is a former member of Metronomes where he place 3rd as a soloist in the Trinidad Music Festival.  He arranged for Invaders where he placed 2nd in the Bomb competition, placed 5th in Panorama Final.  He was also a member of Starlift  Steel Orchestra and for more than two decades has played as a member of Phase II Pan Groove.

In 1999, he arranged the Panorama tune for Southern Marines and for the past several years he has sometimes arranged for Harmonites where Earl has also garnered several accolades. In 2002 he placed 1st in the East, and 4th in the finals of the Pan in the 21st Century competition.  In the Panorama competition with Earl as their arranger, Harmonites were the People’s Choice in 2006, and received 7th place in 2007, and 10th place in 2008.