Single Pan Bands - Preliminaries, South/Central, Tobago Regions - Trinidad & Tobago Panorama 2018

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Trinidad & Tobago, W.I. - South/Central and Tobago Bands will be the focus of attention next week as the National Panorama Single Pan Bands Preliminaries continue across Trinidad & Tobago.

In the south, New Age Trendsetters of Chaguanas will be the first of four bands to be judged in that region on Tuesday 9 January. The other six will go through their musical paces on Wednesday January 10. Performances on both days begin at 7:00 p.m. Winding up Wednesday’s segment is Jah Roots of Point Fortin with Lord Melody’s “Mama Look Ah Booboo.”

In Tobago, Metro Stars of Pembroke will lead off the judging process. The band will perform a Ken “Professor” Philmore-arrangement of Christopher “Tambu” Herbert’s “Rant & Rave.” Three bands from the sister isle have registered to participate.

Judges in this segment are: Brendon Moore, Dexter Assoon, Vorbin and Audley Timothy.

The order of appearance is as follows:-

Order of Appearance - Single Pan Bands - PRELIMINARIES - South/Central, Tobago Regions

Position Single Pan Bands Arrangers Tunes of Choice  
Tuesday January 9th -- 7:00 p.m.
1 New Age Trendsetters   n/a  
2 Pan Angels   Trini  
3 Edinburgh 500 Steel Ensemble   Rock It  
4 Rio Claro Koskeros   Nah Do Dat  
Wednesday January 10th -- 7:00 p.m.
5 Highlighters   Lightning Flash  
6 Shades In Steel   Bounce  
7 Kings Row Retro Riddum   n/a  
8 La Romaine Super Vibes   Full Ah Vibe  
9 Tiger Tanks Fyzabad 4th Dimension   Sumintra  
10 Jah Roots   Mama Look A Booboo  
Thursday January 11th -- 7:00 p.m.  TOBAGO
1 Metro Stars   Rant and Rave  
2 Natural Mystic   Waist Yuh Waist Mama  
3 Pan Fanatics   Doh Back Back  

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