Thursday 24 September, 2020

Valley Harps and Exodus draw first positions for pan semis

Trinidad Valley Harps and Republic Bank Exodus will perform first in their respective categories on Sunday at the National Panorama Medium and Large Conventional Bands Semi-Finals at the Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain.

Both bands pulled number one at the draw for playing positions earlier today at “Savannah Party” on Sunday. Showtime is 1 pm.

Sunday’s event, themed “Celebrate De Pan!”, is billed as one of the most keenly contested music battles in the annals of Panorama history.

Defending champions Pan Elders and bp Renegades have pulled numbers five and nine respectively.

Renegades placed half a point away from Exodus in the preliminary round of the competition.

Adjudicators in the Medium Band category are Joanna Ragbir, Lennox London, Roger Sardinha, Stephanie Power, Corinne Soo Ping Chow and Joslynne Sealey.

Officiating in the Large Band Category are Lambert Phillip, Michele Dowrich, Richard Pierre, Roger Sardinha, Bernadette Roberts and Tommy Critchlow.

Tickets priced at $200 (Grand Stand) and $300 (Pan City) are on sale at the venue and NLCB Lotto booths.

The order of appearance is as follows:-


1. Trinidad Valley Harps: De Party Now Start. Arranger: Vanessa Alexandra Headley

2. NGC Steel Xplosion: Soca Global  Arranger: Odie Franklin

3. San City Steel Symphony: Dear Promoter. Arranger: Aquil Arrindell

4. Katzenjammers: Caribbean Connection. Arranger: Terrence BJ Marcelle

5. Pan Elders: Whoa Donkey Arranger: Kendall K. Williams

6. Carib Dixieland: Dis Party is It. Arranger: Ojay Richards

7. Tornadoes: All Dem Tobago Gyul. Arranger: Shervon Edwards

8. Pamberi: Wrong Again. Arranger:  Andre White

9. NGC Couva Joylanders:  Is My Turn   Arranger: Stefon West   

10.Courts Sound Specialists of Laventille: Ah Feelin to Rock. Arranger: Seion Gomez

11.Siparia Deltones: Festival Song. Arranger: Akinola Sennon           

12. . Potential Symphony: All Dem Tobago Gyul. Arranger: Amrit Samaro

13. Hatters: Trouble In The Morning. Arranger: Earl Brooks Sr. & Earl Brooks Jr.

14. Sforzata: Sailing. Arranger: Arddin Herbert           

15.Sangre Grande Cordettes: Breakaway. Arranger: Kion Robinson           

16.Curepe Scherzando: My House. Arranger: Yohan Popwell



1.Republic Bank Exodus: Dear Promoter. Arranger: Terrence BJ Marcelle          

2 NLCB Buccooneers: Feeling It. Arranger: Seion Gomez           

3. Shell Invaders: Feeling It. Arranger: Arddin Herbert           

4.Caribbean Airlines Skiffle: Wrong Again. Arranger: Marc Brooks/Kendall Williams/Odie 

5. Birdsong: More Sokah. Arranger: Robert Greenridge

6.First Citizens Supernovas: Dear Promoter. Arranger: Amrit Samaroo

7. T&TEC Tropical Angel Harps: More Sokah. Arranger: Clarence Morris

8. Massy Trinidad All Stars:  More Sokah. Arranger: Leon Smooth Edwards        

9.bp Renegades: Wrong Again. Arranger: Duvone Stewart          

10 NGC La Brea Nightingales: Feeling It. Arranger: Vanessa Alexandra Headley

11 HADCO Phase 11 Pan Groove: 2020 Vision. Arranger: Len Boogsie Sharpe    

12. NLCB Fonclaire: Dear Promoter. Arranger: Darren Sheppard

13 Desperadoes: More Sokah. Arranger: Carlton Zanda Alexander

14.RBC Redemption Sound Setters: Wrong Again. Arranger:  Michael Toby  






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