An Unconventional Maestro

Carlton Alexander has the distinction of taking a band with its roots in Tobago to the pinnacle of the Medium category in Panorama 2010.…

Arranger For Invaders

Can you talk a little bit about your methodology in terms of structuring your arrangement from intro to ending?…

When You Really Love Pan

Seion Gomez is one of the young arrangers on the Panorama scene in the 21st century.…

Pan Conqueror From Tobago

Winston Gordon, the arranger for RBTT Redemption Sound Setters from Tobago has, since 2001, matched the level of musicianship with his Trinidad counterparts by appearing in the finals…

Guyana’s Professor Of Pan

You wouldn’t guess that Roy Geddes is seventy. Clad in his trademark Kangol and jeans Guyana’s celebrated Professor of Pan looks a full ten years younger.…

Another Bloody Anniversary

Last Friday, October 30th, marked the 125th anniversary of what historians describe as perhaps the bloodiest massacre in Trinidad and Tobago under British rule.…

Shaggy Sings For The Children

After daring to make a difference earlier this year, Jamaican superstar Shaggy and his group of friends are back with even bigger dreams for their second charity concert…

The Passing Of Three

The Caribbean Community mourns the loss of three major literary figures in one week, saying their deaths have undoubtedly created a void in the continued development of the…

Louise Mcintosh An Unparalled Musical Legacy

When I learnt about the passing of Miss McIntosh I was conflicted.…

Cricket Papers For Clr James Research Centre

The CLR James Research Centre at Cave Hill campus received a major enhancement to its library resources when the cricket papers of the late Stephen Alleyne, ...…

Distance Teaching Support For Uwi

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has made a grant of just over JA$1,000,000 (roughly TT$70,000) to support the University Consortium of Small Island States…

Line Of Honour At Uwi

A broad range of persons in public life are to be honoured by the University of the West Indies later this year…

Exploring The Annual Rite Of Chaos

Panorama judges are responsible for determining who earns bragging rights for the flagship steelband competition in the world. However, year after year, controversy swirls around the results of…

The Good, Bad And Ugly

The Merry Monarch has come and gone for another year, leaving behind memories of the good, bad and ugly.…

Ramping Shop (the Epilogue)

Well I have certainly lost count of the number of radio and television programmes in Jamaica to which I have been invited to give my views on how…