Trinidad Panorama 2006 – Phase II Phase II Pan Groove wins playing This One’s for you, Bradley

Pan in The 21st Century 2006 – Desperadoes win

First OECS Junior Pan Competition held in Dominica – Antigua & Barbuda win

Competition was organized by businesswoman Anna-Maria Raffoul, who was also at the time president of the Dominica Steelband Association

St. Lucia Panorama 2006 – Diamond Steel wins

St. Vincent Panorama – Starlift Steel Orchestra win

Antigua Panorama 2006 – Hells Gate win

Grenada Panorama 2006 – Commancheros win

Toronto Panorama – Pan Fantasy wins

UK Panorama 2006 – Ebony wins

New York Panorama 2006 – CASYM wins

New York Panorama 2006 Report Card

The Chinese Steelpan Ensemble performs – part of the great Bicentennial Celebration of the Chinese presence in Trinidad and Tobago

G-Pans development – Steelpan Initiatives Project (SIP) Kick-off Meeting with invited tuners for the G-Pan sub-project at the MIC Conference Room, Trincity Industrial Estate. NB: The other major sub-project was the continuation of development work on the MIDIPan, later to be called the Percussive Harmonic Instrument (P.H.I.). 6-27-2006

G-Pans development – 2006-2007 – GPan team formed to include Richard Mc David (lead engineer), Clement Imbert (consulting and general support), Keith Belle, Terry Crichlow and Felix Johnson. All activities supported by Lawrence “Juniour” Hutchinson. Tuning team: Roland Harrigin and Birch Kelman who made the majority of Gpans over the period 2006 to 2009.

* Master Pan Tuner Lincoln Noel – passes away in September, 2006

2006 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” lyrics interpolated and sampled by LL Cool J and Freeway

What You Want by LL Cool J and Freeway (2006)

Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B

 

2006 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” lyrics Interpolation (Replayed Sample) of Vocals / Lyrics

Undeniable by Mos Def (2006)

Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B

 

2006 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” lyrics Interpolation (Replayed Sample) of Vocals / Lyrics

20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by Adriana Evans

Hey Now (Gota Remix) by Adriana Evans (2006)

Vocals / Lyrics
Soul / Funk / Disco

 

20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by Loer Velocity

World of Poverty by Loer Velocity (2006)

Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B