Results - Small Conventional Steel Orchestra Preliminaries - Trinidad & Tobago National Panorama 2023
Trinidad & Tobago, W.I. - The results coming out of the preliminaries of the Small Steel Orchestra competition for Trinidad & Tobago National Panorama 2023 are now known. Fascinators Pan Symphony with arranger Amrit Samaroo is in the lead at this point, with reigning champions Uptown Fascinators from Tobago in second place. The talents of sister isle Tobago are presently in the spotlight as two more steel orchestras - Tobago Pan-Thers and New East Side Dimension are in a three-way tie for third place, along with T&T Defence Force.
Event organizer Pan Trinbago unveiled scores on Tuesday December 20, immediately after the last preliminary performances the previous evening, which featured bands from the Eastern region. Competitors bands hailed from South/Central, Tobago, North and East regions.
The top thirty bands move on to the next phase of competition on January 7, 2023, the date set for the semi-finals. The draw for the order of appearance is expected just four days earlier on January 3.