2024 Panorama Info Complete

Participants for Small Conventional Steel Orchestra Competition - Trinidad & Tobago National Panorama 2024

Trinidad & Tobago, W.I. - The annual Panorama season is underway in the nation, and the competition on for 2024.

Following are the participants in the preliminary phase for Small conventional steel orchestras. Determined to score a hat-trick—three consecutive titles—are title defenders in the category - Uptown Fascinators, back with their arranger Ojay Richards.

Where available - selections, arrangers, tuners, leaders et al are shown, with information subject to revision. In all, forty-four orchestras were registered as participants, according to data made available by event organizer Pan Trinbago. Participating bands represent pan musicians from four locales: Tobago, North, East and South/Central.

Band management can email whensteeltalks@hotmail.com to include and/or revise data. 


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

Small Conventional Steel Orchestras - 2024 Participants

Updating in real time
    BAND SONG ARRANGER, et al
    Cocorite West Wind


 
Fire Down Below
Arranger & Tuner:
Gary Raymond

Leader:
Richard Burke
    Harvard Harps


 
Dead or Alive
Arranger:
Liam Teague
Liam Teague


Tuner:
  Juma Simmons

Leader:
Carl Daly
    Highlanders

Engine Room
Arranger:
Kareem Brown
Kareem Brown


Tuners:
 
Andy A. Neils

&
Kayle Noel

Leader:
Robert Hernandez
    Merry Tones


 
Surrender
Arrangers:
Steelband Panorama arranger Alexis ”Lecky” Hope
Alexis “Lecky” Hope
&
Jamal “Meck Meck” Gibbs
Jamal Gibbs

Tuner:
  Sherwin Pierre

Leader:
Jeffrey Tyrell
    Roadblock

Jahaji Bhai Arranger:

Dejean Cain


Tuner:
  Juma Simmons

Leader:
Deja Cain
Deja Cain
    St. Margaret’s Superstars 

 
 
Somebody
Arranger:

Sheldon Peters 

Tuner:
  Jason Holder

Leader:
Kurt Abraham
  Tokyo 

 
 
Sing in She Party
Arranger:
Carlton “Zanda” Alexander
Carlton “Zanda” Alexander

Tuner:
  Desmond “Mappo” Richardson
Desmond “Mappo” Richardson


Leader:
Oswald Goddard
    T&T Defence Force 


 
Ben Lion
Arranger:
Steelband Panorama arranger Shaquille Vincent
Shaquille Vincent

Tuner:
  Mario Joseph

Leader:
Desmond Job
    T&T Music Stars


 
Engine Room
Arranger & Leader:
Mugabe Pierre

Tuner:
  Rodney Stowe
    West Stars


 
Sing in She Party
Arranger:
Kevon Duncan

Tuner:
  Juma Simmons

Leader:
Tyrique Roberts
 
   
 
Color Key East Zone Region North Zone Region South/Central
Zone Region
Tobago Region
 
    Alpha Pan Pioneers

Both O Dem
Arranger:

Keishaun Justin Julien

Tuner:
  Kayle Noel

Leader:
Mathias Marfan
    Crown Cordaans

Say Say
Arrangers:
Peter Clarke
&
Shaquille Broomes

Tuner:
Augustus Peters, pan tuner
Augustus Peters


Leader:
Aaron Trim
    New East Side Dimension

Toco Band
Arranger:
kersh-ramsey
Kersh Ramsey

Tuner:
  Desmond “Mappo” Richardson
Desmond “Mappo” Richardson


Leader:
Elvon Beckles
    Our Boys

Say Say
Arranger:
Marlon White
Marlon White

Tuner:
  Sherwin Pierre

Leader:
Amelia Guillame
    Plymouth Steel/ Bethesda Sensations

 
Is Thunder
Arranger:
Kymani Sandy

Tuner:
  Juma Simmons

Leader:
Emmanuel Sandy
    Tobago Pan-Thers

Teaser
Arranger:
Micheal Toby
Micheal Toby


Tuners:
Terrance Sheppard
&
Augustus Peters, pan tuner
Augustus Peters


Leader:
Brian Thomas
    Uptown Fascinators

Chutney Bacchanal Arranger:

Ojay Richards


Tuner:
Augustus Peters, pan tuner
Augustus Peters


Leader:
Salisha James
Salisha James
    West Side Symphony

Free Up
Arranger:
Leeandro Noray
Leeandro Noray


Tuner:
  Rodney Stowe

Leader:
Jewel Anderson
 
   
 
Color Key East Zone Region North Zone Region South/Central
Zone Region
Tobago Region
 
  Cadenza Steel Orchestra Engine Room
Arranger:
Aquil Arrindell, steelpan arranger
Aquil Arrindell


Tuners:
  Rodney Stowe & Federico Gay

Leader:
Charles Hills
    Fusion Steel

Free Up
Arranger:
Darren Sheppard
Darren Sheppard


Tuners:
  Desmond “Mappo” Richardson
Desmond “Mappo” Richardson

& Terrance Sheppard

Leader:
Chasez Webb
    Golden Hands Steel Orchestra

 
Tension
Arranger:
Vanessa Headley
Vanessa Headley-Brewster


Tuners:
  Bertram “Birch” Kelman
Bertram “Birch” Kelman

& Kayle Noel

Leader:
Franka Hills-Headley
Franka Hills-Headley
  Longdenville Claytones

 
 
Play Mr. Pannist, Play Arranger:
Ancil John

Tuners:
  Roger “Moon” Robinson & Jimmy Phillips
    Kalomo Kings

Nobody Go Run Me
Arranger:
Jason Farrell
Jason Farrell

Tuner:
  Federico Gay
 
Leader:
Kenneth Placide
    Motown Steel Orchestra

Madness
Arranger:
Arddin Herbert
Arddin Herbert


Tuner:
  Mario Joseph

Leader:
Ralph Sobers
    Old Tech Steel Orchestra

Spring Garden on Fire
Arrangers:
Sean Ramsey
&
Jonaire Joseph

Tuners:
  Federico Gay & Marvin Connor

Leader:
Sean Ramsey
    Panosonic Connection


 
Ragga Ragga Arranger & Leader:
Marclon Byron

Tuner:
  Federico Gay
    Starland Steel Orchestra


 
Nah Do Dat
Arranger:
Anslem “Moon” Campbell
 Anslem Campbell
 
Leader:

Don Guerra
    Swavic Steel Orchestra


 
Soul On Fire Arranger & Leader:
Dionne Kerr

Tuner:
  Mark Sieunarine
    Todd’s Road Rhythem Raiders

I Music
Arranger:
Jeston Lett
 Jeston Lett

Tuner:
  Kayle Noel

Leader:
Leon Morgan
 
   
 
Color Key East Zone Region North Zone Region South/Central
Zone Region
Tobago Region
 
  Arima Golden Symphony

Doh Back Back
Arranger & Leader:
Terrance “BJ” Marcelle
Terrance “BJ” Marcelle


Tuner:
Marvin Connor
    Augmented Groove Orchestra
 
Good Morning Arranger:
Junior Flores
 

Tuner:
Mario Joseph

Leader:
Anthony Duncan
    B-Minor

Capitalism Gone Mad Arrangers:
Rondy & Bertram Brewster
 

Tuner & Leader:
Bertram Brewster
  Bon Air Rhythm Rockers
 
Ah Feeling Arranger:
Akeem Larrier
Akeem Larrier


Tuner:
Jason Holder


Leaders:
John & Shania James
  Fascinators Pan Symphony

Deputy Arranger:
Amrit Samaroo
Amrit Samaroo

Tuner:
Kayle Noel


Leader:
Makeada  Dore-Defour
    Five Rivers Modern Symphony If Ah Rude Ah Rude Arranger:
André White
André White

Tuner:
Augustus Peters, pan tuner
Augustus Peters


Leader:
Christopher Coward
  Flamingoes Steel Orchestra

Engine Room
Arranger:
Dr. Anthony Salah Wilson
Dr. Anthony Salah Wilson

Tuner:
Gerald Clarke


Leader:
Gabriella Davis
  Jay Notes

Bun Dem
Arranger:
Dreason Mc Pherson

Tuner:
Marvin Connor


Leader:
Winston Nicholas
  La Horquetta Pan Groove

Spring Garden on Fire
Arranger:

Stefon West


Tuner:
Roger Robinson

Leaders:
Kirt Robinson & Chad Roberts
  Northolus

Appreciation Arranger:

Arthur “Bolo” Peters

Tuner:
Anthony Duncan


Leader:
Natalie Peters-Hernandez
  Nu Stars Steel Orchestra

We Just Can’t Go on Like This Arranger:

Cheo Cato


Tuner:
Ronald Matthews


Leader:
Ketisha Sanchez
  Perfect Cadence

Guitar Pan Arranger & Leader:
Mark Hosten
Mark Hosten


Tuner:
Rodney Stowe
  Simple Song

Nah Leaving
Arranger:
Kendell Bowen


 Tuner:
Lenard “Lenny” Lera


  Arranger:
Wendell Bowen
  Sound Of Music

Engine Room
Arranger:
Cyllan Franklin
 
Tuner:
Rodney Stowe

Leader:
Blenda Purcell
    Tamana Pioneers


 
 Engine Room
Arranger & Leader:
Marcelle Antoine

Tuner:
Terrance Sheppard


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