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Finals Order of Appearance for Medium Steel Orchestras  - Trinidad & Tobago Panorama 2017

Trinidad & Tobago, W.I. -  Two steel orchestras from the Northern Region will kick things off in the medium category, when the Trinidad and Tobago National Panorama Finals gets underway on Saturday February 25, 2017 at the Queen’s Park Savannah in Port of Spain, from 7:00 p.m.  Pan-Demonium and former champions Valley Harps (2011) appear in positions one and two.   They are two of the three northern regional representatives that made it to the finals; the other, appearing fifth, is Sound Specialists of Laventille with first-time Panorama arranger Rudo Forteau

Defending champ Pan Elders Steel Orchestra is going for its fourth consecutive title and perform in eighth position; the band is one of two hailing from the South/Central Region.  The Eastern Region also has two chances at the title via Curepe Scherzando and Melodians steel orchestras.

The sister isle is ably represented by Steel Xplosion, Buccooneers, and Katzenjammers steel orchestras - all former champions in this category.

These ten Medium steel orchestras will join eleven large bands in their respective grand finals, Saturday 25 February (medium and large), respectively.

Tickets for the National Panorama Finals—North Stand (TT $200.00), Grand Stand (TT $300.00), and Grand Stand Reserved (TT $400.00)— are on sale locally at NLCB (National Lotteries Control Board) outlets throughout Trinidad & Tobago.

Grand Stand Special Reserved (TT $600.00) can be purchased at the NCC (National Carnival Commission) Corporate Office, Gray Street and St. Clair Avenue in St. Clair.  Further information for the latter, call 1 (868) 622-1670, 1 (868) 622 1718.

Click the following links for the corresponding Order of Appearance for respective categories:

Small  | Medium | Large

Following is the appearance order for the Medium conventional steel orchestras.

Region  Color Key East Zone Region North Zone Region South/Central
Zone Region
Tobago Region    


Medium Conventional Steel Orchestras

1 Pan-Demonium
Pandemonium Steel Orchestra - When Steel Talks
 “Cheers To Life Akua Leith
Akua Leith
  2   Valley Harps
Valley Harps Steel Orchestra - When Steel Talks
Total Disorder Michelle Huggins–Watts
Michelle Huggins–Watts
  3   Steel Xplosion
Steel Xplosion Steel Orchestra
Wet Me Down”  Arddin Herbert
Arddin Herbert
4 Melodians
Melodians Steel Orchestra logo
Um-Ba-Yao Amrit Samaroo
Amrit Samaroo


Marlon White

5 Sound Specialists of Laventille
Sound Specialists of Laventille logo
Rudo Forteau
6 Curepe Scherzando
Curepe Scherzando logo
Stranger Yohan Popwell
Yohan Popwell
7 Buccooneers
Buccooneers Steel Orchestra logo
Rhythm Run Tings Seion Gomez
Seion Gomez
8 Pan Elders
Pan Elders Steel Talks - When Steel Talks
Roti Duvone Stewart
Duvone Stewart
  9   Katzenjammers 
Katzenjammers Steel Orchestra - When Steel Talks
Good Morning Terrance “BJ” Marcelle
Terrance “BJ” Marcelle
10 Couva Joylanders
Joylanders Steel Orchestra - Whensteeltalks
Band Of The Year Kareem Brown
Kareem Brown

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