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Published on March 1st, 2014 | by Angela Fox


San Juan East Symphony retained its title as the Petrotrin National Single Pan Band Champion for 4th consecutive year.

San Juan East Symphony has retained its title as the Petrotrin National Single Pan Band Champion for the fourth consecutive year.

However, in this instance, the San Juan based steelband tied with Pan Jammers of Santa Cruz for the first place with a total of 281 points.

Playing at position one, San Juan East Side Symphony selected “Fantastic Friday” arranged by Duvone Stewart as their tune of choice, while Pan Jammers  in 13th spot opted  Winsford Devine’s ‘This Melody Sweet” under the baton of Nicholas Singh.

The Grand Finals saw a combined total of twenty six (26) bands in a marathon session lasting seven (7) hours at Skinner Park, San Fernando, which included the Mayors of San Fernando and  Point Fortin.

Adjudicators in the Single Pan Band category were Joanna Shortt, Giselle Alexander, Kenrick Noel, Rojelle Granger, Hugh Borde and Tommy Crichlow while Joanne Ragbir, Richard Pierre, Junior Howell, Joslynne Sealey, Sherry –Ann Saunders and Marceline Peters did the honors in the Small Band Conventional category.

One lucky patron, Wilfred Clarke, won a pair of tickets courtesy Caribbean Airlines.

The second leg of the National Panorama Finals –Medium and Large Conventional Band categories will take place on Saturday 01st March, at the Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain from 7:00 pm.

Twenty one(21) bands will do battle in a keenly contested musical battle for the bp Challenge Trophies and cash prizes with the first prize of $1m. to the winner of the Large Band category  and $600.000 for the Medium Band.

Additionally, eight (8) persons will receive Awards for their long standing service to the Steelband Movement.

“The Evolution of Pan” is the theme of this year’s edition of Panorama.

The results are as follows:-


Single Pan Finals

1               San Juan East Side Symphony                                                           Fantastic Friday                                                     281

1                Pan Jammers                                                                                              This Melody Sweet                             281

3.              T&T Fire Service                                                                                         Rainorama                                              276

4.              Trinidad Nostalgic                                                                                    Jericho                                                       275

5.              Uni Stars                                                                                                         Woman Is Boss                                                       274

5.              Hope Pan Groovers                                                                                 Both Ah  Dem                                         274

7.              Pan Elites                                                                                                       Spankin                                                                        272

8.              Scrunters Pan Groove                                                                            Breakaway                                              271.5

9.              Scorpion Pan Reflections                                                                    Fire Coming Down                              271

9.              LA Creole Pan Groove                                                                            Carnival Tabanca                                271

11.           D’Original Woodbrook Modernaires                                           Sing In She Party                                  269

12.           Trinidad East Side Symphony                                                            Poom Poom                                            268

13.           Carib Woodbrook Playboyz                                                                Spankin                                                                        267

14.           Curepe Polyphonics                                                                                Bacchanal Time                                                     265

15.           Brimblers                                                                                                       Ah Want It                                                265

16.           Shades in Steel                                                                                                             Ah Going And Party Tonight          264




Small Conventional Bands


1.              Super Novas                                                                                                 In De Minor                                             288

2.              Petrotrin Siparia Deltones                                                                 Play More Local                                                     285

3.              Crescendoes  Musical                                                                           Spankin                                                                        280

4.              Arima Golden  Symphony                                                                                      In De Minor                                             278

5.              Laventille Serenaders                                                                           Pan Scandal                                            275

6.              Pandemonium                                                                                            Pan In Yuh Pwefem                            270

7.              Moods                                                                                                              Shakin It                                                    269

7.              Codrington Pan Family                                                                          EPIC                                                              269

9.              Fascinators Pan Symphony                                                                Big In The Dance                                  267’

10.           UTT La Horquetta Pan Groove                                                          This Melody Sweet                             264



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