Trinidad and Tobago : Music




Flag Trinidad and Tobago
Tel 1809
Capital
Area 5 128 sq km

Artists or Bands

Ataklan(3)  -  Black Truth Rhythm Band(1)  -  Calypso Rose(4)[text]  -  King David(1)  -  Lord Kitchener(4)[text][video]  -  Marlon Asher(2)  -  Mighty Sparrow(11)[text]  -  Neville Marcano aka "The Growling Tiger"(2)  -  Othello Molineaux(1)  -  Queen Omega(4)  -  

Various Artists

Carnival Jump-Up(1)  -  Jump up ragga(1)  -  Trinidad(1)  -  

News : Trinidad and Tobago : Music

Mexico's Xalapa Steel Band with Valley Harps Steel Orchestra - 2014 Panorama

In an exclusive interview with When Steel Talks, Eduardo “Lalo” Téllez of Xalapa Steel Band of México talks about his band's time in Trinidad while playing with Valley Harps Steel Orchestra for Panorama 2014 (panonthenet.com)


Trinidad & Tobago 2014 Panorama Finals DVD Now Available

Steel orchestra performances at the 2014 Trinidad & Tobago National Panorama Medium & Large Conventional Finals were captured 'live' and are now available on DVD (panonthenet.com)


Meet Josanne Francis of Trinidad and Tobago

In an exclusive interview with When Steel Talks, Josanne Francis of Trinidad and Tobago, now an NIU graduate student shares her fantastic journey with the steelpan instrument as her guide, wind and sail. (panonthenet.com)


Meet Yuki Nakano of Japan

In an exclusive interview with When Steel Talks, Yuki Nakano of Japan shares her worldly experiences and thoughts on the steelpan instrument and culture (panonthenet.com)


Meet Sky De Coteau of La Brea Nightingales Steel Orchestra - Celebration of Women and the Steelpan Art Form

In an exclusive interview with When Steel Talks, Sky De Coteau of Trinidad and Tobago shares her thoughts and visions for steelpan instrument (panonthenet.com)


Meet Ninomiya Chihiro of Japan - Celebration of Women and the Steelpan Art Form

In an exclusive interview with When Steel Talks, Ninomiya Chihiro of Japan shares how the steelpan instrument has impacted her life, and her love for Phase II Pan Groove (panonthenet.com)


Pulling no Punches - Andy Narell, Arranger for birdsong Steel Orchestra, Speaks on the 2014 Panorama Season

In an exclusive interview with When Steel Talks Orchestra Andy Narell shares his views on the 2014 Trinidad and Tobago Panorama season and more (panonthenet.com)


Meet Candice Andrews-Brumant of Renegades Steel Orchestra Trinidad & Tobago - Celebration of Women and the Steelpan Art Form

In an exclusive interview with When Steel Talks, Candice Andrews-Brumant - captain of Renegades Steel Orchestra - shares her thoughts and dreams for the steelpan music artform (panonthenet.com)


Raffique Shah called it right

"In the aftermath of the 2014 Carnival celebration, a number of areas of discontent have prompted negative comment. This only further underscored that we’ve been in the throes of what I have chosen to call an across-the-board “dumbing down” of our cultural values. Trinidad and Tobago’s greatest resource, contrary to what some may believe, is its extraordinarily rich culture. Any ill-advised trend toward weakening that unique cultural foundation is one whopper of a no-brainer..." Les Slater (panonthenet.com)


Meet Julie Williams of Exodus Steel Orchestra Trinidad & Tobago - Celebration of Women and the Steelpan Art Form

In an exclusive interview with When Steel Talks, Julie Williams of Exodus Steel Orchestra in Trinidad and Tobago shares how the steelpan instrument has impacted her life (panonthenet.com)


Trinidad All Stars Steel Orchestra: Four Generations of Sailors

A long time coming - Trinidad All Stars Steel Orchestra wins Band of the Year. In 2012, All Stars placed 6th in the Band of the Year competition, in 2013, the band was placed 3rd, now in 2014, it is the Band of the Year - Bukka Rennie takes a look at the progression (panonthenet.com)


Winning Steel Orchestras, Mas, Kaiso and more at Champs of Steel Plus

Most of the winners and champions of 2014's major Carnival and Panorama competitions, including Phase II Pan Groove, Mas, Kaiso and more - take the stage March 8 as Champs of Steel Plus brings down the curtain on the festive 2014 Carnival season in Trinidad & Tobago (panonthenet.com)


We Kinda Music: White Clothes and Gravitas - An open letter to Andy Narell, Steelpan Arranger - Trinidad & Tobago Panorama 2014

Journalist, steelpan historian and film director Dalton Narine pens open letter to birdsong steel orchestra arranger Andy Narell, sharing his views regarding the latter's 2014 Panorama arrangement of 'We Kinda Music' for birdsong. Narell’s response is also included (panonthenet.com)


Raffique Shah - journalist, nationalist, activist, columnist and cultural historian speaks on Pan in Trinidad and Tobago

Never afraid to speak to truth, meet Raffique Shah - journalist, nationalist, activist, columnist and cultural historian - as he speaks on 'the Greens,' and Pan in Trinidad and Tobago in a When Steel Talks exclusive interview (panonthenet.com)


Trinidad & Tobago Chinese Steel Ensemble to Appear in 2014 ‘Meet in Beijing Arts Festival’

The Trinidad and Tobago Chinese Steel Ensemble has been invited by the China Performing Arts Agency to participate in the Meet in Beijing Arts Festival 2014 from May 1 to 3. (panonthenet.com)


Trinidad & Tobago 2014 Panorama RESULTS - Complete

Complete info and results for Trinidad and Tobago's Steelband Panorama 2014 (panonthenet.com)


Supernovas Steel Orchestra dethrones Arima Golden Symphony, Controversy for runner-up Siparia Deltones: Small Steel Orchestra Finals - RESULTS

Supernovas Steel Orchestra dethrones Arima Golden Symphony - Controversy for runner-up Siparia Deltones: Small Steel Orchestra Finals - RESULTS - Trinidad & Tobago National Steelband Panorama 2014 (panonthenet.com)


Groovy Soca Steelband Competition & Fitness Chippin’ - All In A Monday Night’s Pan

Steelbands will be in the spotlight at two Carnival Monday Night events - the second edition of the Groovy Soca Steelband Competition in all Pan Trinbago regions, and the Health & Fitness Chip in Port-of-Spain (panonthenet.com)


Triumph for Renegades Youth, QRC/Providence and St. Paul's Boys A.C. Steel Orchestras - 2014 Junior National Panorama Results

New champions in all three categories in the 2014 National Junior Panorama in Trinidad & Tobago - it's triumph for Renegades Youth, QRC/Providence and St. Paul's Boys A.C., as Success Stars Pan Sounds, St. Francois Girls and St. Margaret's Boys A.C. are dethroned, each after at least two years as champs. (panonthenet.com)


ARIMA PANORAMA - Listing of Contenders - Trinidad & Tobago National Steelband Panorama 2014

Eight single pan bands hailing from Arima are registered to compete in the 2014 Arima Panorama at the Arima Velodrome on February 24 (panonthenet.com)


It’s FINALS Time for Single Pan Bands and Small Steel Orchestras - Order of Appearance - Trinidad & Tobago National Steelband Panorama 2014

Twenty-six bands - sixteen single pan bands and ten small steel orchestras - will transform Skinner Park, San Fernando on Thursday February 27 into a final night musical battlezone for pan supremacy in their categories of Trinidad & Tobago's 2014 national steelband Panorama (panonthenet.com)


Liam Teague, Arranger for Silver Stars Steel Orchestra, Speaks On Their 2014 Panorama Collaboration

In an exclusive interview with When Steel Talks, NIU's Associate Professor of Music and Head of Steelband Studies Liam Teague gives insight into his journey as the 2014 Panorama arranger for Silver Stars Steel Orchestra. (panonthenet.com)


Steel Orchestras Take The Stage In Junior Panorama Finals - Order of Appearance - Trinidad & Tobago Panorama 2014

Three winning junior steel orchestras go for consecutive championship titles in the 2014 Junior National Panorama this Sunday February 23 at the Queen's Park Savannah in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad; thirty steel orchestras in all over three categories will take the stage in the finals. (panonthenet.com)


Junior Steel Orchestras Qualify for Panorama Finals

Some thirty steel orchestras overall will compete in the Junior National Panorama at the Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain, on Sunday 23 February from 9:00 a.m. - 2014 Trinidad & Tobago National Panorama (panonthenet.com)


LARGE Steel Orchestra Finalists - Trinidad & Tobago National Steelband Panorama 2014

With a tie in tenth position coming out of the semi finals, eleven large steel orchestras will vie for the title of 2014 Panorama champs come March 1, Carnival Saturday in Trinidad & Tobago. (panonthenet.com)


MEDIUM Steel Orchestra Finalists - Trinidad & Tobago National Steelband Panorama 2014

Pan Elders Steel Orchestra is in the lead in the medium category as they go into the finals on March 1 in the 2014 Panorama competition. On final night they go after the championship title with nine other orchestras on the same quest. (panonthenet.com)


SMALL Steel Orchestra Finalists - Trinidad & Tobago National Steelband Panorama 2014

Of the twenty-one small steel orchestras which took the stage at the Queen’s Park Savannah in Port-of-Spain on February 15, ten have made it to the February 27 finals in their category for Panorama 2014 (panonthenet.com)


Single Pan Band Finalists Finalists - Trinidad & Tobago National Steelband Panorama 2014

Sixteen Single Pan Bands advance to the finals arena in the 2014 Panorama on February 27 in San Fernando, south Trinidad (panonthenet.com)


Josanne Francis Wows NIU Audience With Performance on Pan

Panist Josanne Francis was seen via a live internet broadcast direct from the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall on the Northern Illinois University campus. On this occasion Ms. Francis performed Jan Bach’s Concerto for Steelpan and Orchestra with the NIU Philharmonic Orchestra (panonthenet.com)


For Steelband Music Lovers: Tunes of Choice, Bands, Bios & more for Panorama 2014

The steel orchestras of Trinidad & Tobago continue to check in with When Steel Talks regarding their respective tunes of choice for the 2014 Panorama season. (panonthenet.com)


Panorama 2014 Single Pan Preliminaries On Track

Seventy Single Pan Bands from the four Regions - East, North, South/Central and Tobago - will face panels of adjudicators in the 2014 National Panorama Single Pan Bands Preliminaries gets underway in two weeks’ time (panonthenet.com)


Links : Trinidad and Tobago : Music

triniscene-comTriniScene

Triniscene.com is your number one source for Party information in Trinidad and Tobago! When in Trinidad this is where you want to be, all the most recent Carnival, party news and of course photos are right here


trinisoca-comTRINISOCA.COM

Trinidad and Tobago Carnival and Cultural Center. Trinidad carnival: afri-caribbean resistance. what is not so well known is that this colourful festival also served as a medium for resistance to white domination, particularly when one considers that the ways in which the british imposed their authority and 'superiority' was [sometimes] much more sophisticated and subtle than the blatant thuggery that characterised north american racism.


panafricanfestival-orgA Pan-African Festival

The annual emancipation festival in Trinidad and Tobago, which commemorates the end of chattel slavery on August 1, 1838, has been described as a monumental pan-African festival . . . a true celebration of Africa outside of Africa . . . come to this multi-dimensional commemoration and find an inspirational experience beyond your imagination.



You can Submit a Link in this category