Trinidad & Tobago National Panorama 2017 –  Trinidad all stars Trinidad All Stars wins playing the tune Full Extreme

flag flashcard St. Vincent & Grenadines Panorama 2017 – Starlift Steel Orchestra wins

St. Lucia Panorama 2017 – Babonneau Steel Orchestra wins

Antigua & Barbuda National Panorama – Hells Gate Steel Orchestra wins 2017 Panorama

Toronto –  Pan Alive Panorama 2017 – Pan Fantasy wins 2017 Panorama title

Grenada National Panorama 2017 Competition –  cancelled –

UK Panorama 2017 – Ebony Steelband Wins 2017 Panorama title

New York Steelpan New York Panorama 2017 – cancelled – performances not judged – read details

Winsford Devine  Mr. Winsford Devine  the recipient of an Honorary Doctorate from The UWI St, Augustine Campus  – DLitt

Clifford Alexis

Clifford Alexis

Clifford Alexis receives honorary doctorate from Northern Illinois University (NIU) – May 13




August 5th 2017 Zahra Lake

Zahra Lake becomes the first woman arranger in Antigua and Barbuda Panorama history. She arranged for Panache Steel Orchestra.


Trinidad & Tobago – Big 5 – The Pan Concert. Massy Trinidad All Stars, Desperadoes, bp Renegades, Republic Bank Exodus and Phase II Pan Groove in collaboration with HADCO live Trinidad and Tobago — read review by Dalton Narine on the historic event



Starlift Steel Orchestra — St. Vincent

Starlift of St. Vincent Celebrates Fifty Years

Joylanders Steel Orchestra

Joylanders of Trinidad & Tobago Celebrates Fifty-Six Years

Harmonites International Steel Orchestra

Harmonites International Steel Orchestra

Celebrates Fifty Years – Antigua & Barbuda

James “Bassman” Jackman Legendary Master Tuner, Innovator –  James “Bassman” Jackman passes – 2-15-2017

Earl King Earl M King – Panist and president of J’Ouvert City –   passes – 3-22-2017

Gerald Forsyth OBE Gerald Forsyth OBE, passed away on Friday 3rd November 2017 –



2017 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by The Wizard Brian Cox

Pieces of My Soul by The Wizard Brian Coxx (2017)

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