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Published on November 12th, 2013 | by Angela Fox

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Marsicans leads by 17 Points to Take Single Pan Title

Seventeen (17) points separated the first and second placed winners at Pan Trinbago’s National Steelband Music Festival Pan Is Beautiful X11 Single Pan Band Finals at NAPA, Port of Spain, on Sunday evening.

Arima- based Marsicans took the title with the highest score of 555 points for their execution of “Black Man Man Feelin’ to Party” and “Donkey Kong Country 2” to take home the $90.000.00 first prize and bragging rights. The band also amassed the top score (281) for their test piece”. Led by Cindy Rosemin, the band was conducted by Marlon White with adaptations by Frank Alleyne & Marlon White.

Coming in at second place was Uni Stars whose total score of 538 points earned for them $80,000.00. They performed a Kareem Brown composition, “Tempest”, for their tune of choice which was adjudged best (281) in that category.  The band is captained by Avis Bruce and is situated at the Cor. Of McAllister Street & Old St. Joseph Road, Success Village, Laventille.

D’Original Woodbrook Modernaires ran third with 532 points. The Woodbrook based aggregation performed “The Eleventh Hour” composed and adapted by Arddin Herbert who also conducted the band.

A total of nine (9) bands took to the stage in a keenly contested event. Single Pan Band for the purpose of this competition was defined as any combination of pannists not exceeding 25 players.  Each band was required to play the test piece “Black Man Feelin’ To Party” composed and sung by Dr. Leroy Calliste aka The Black Stalin and a Piece of Choice. Total playing time should not exceed fourteen (14) minutes.

Mr. Lambert Phillip, Mrs. Joslynne Sealey, Mrs. Michelle Huggins-Watts and Ms. Joanna Short served as adjudicators.

The next leg of the competition is the Orchestra category which takes place at the Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain, on Saturday 16th November 2013, at 7:00 pm. Tickets cost $200.and $250.

The National Steelband Music Festival Pan Is Beautiful XII is under the patronage of His Excellency Anthony Carmona ORTT, SC.

 

Final Single Pan Band results are as follows:-

Placing
Single Pan Band
Selection
Scores Cumulative Score
1st Marsicans Black Man Feelin’ To PartyDonkey Kong Country 2 281274 555
2nd Uni Stars Black Man Feelin’ To PartyTempest 257281 538
3rd D’Original Woodbrook Modernaires Black Man Feelin’ To PartyThe Eleventh Hour 266266 532
4th  Trinidad Nostalgic Black Man Feelin’ To PartyThe Slave 266264 530
5th T&T Police Steel Ensemble Black Man Feelin’ To PartyDance Of The Comedians from the Opera (The Battered Brides) 260267 527
6th Ice Water Pan Ensemble Black Man Feelin’ To PartyCastillian Folk Medley 252262 514
7th Scrunters’ Pan Groove Black Man Feelin’ To PartyPan In Harmony 241246 487
8th Self Help Marines Black Man Feelin’ To PartySabor A Mi (Be True To Me) 242239 481
9th New Age Trendsetters Black Man Feelin’ To PartySomewhere My Love 237237 474

Pan Trinbago Media/Communications

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