Dominica’s Young Musicians Take Center Stage

Nov. 16, 2006 – Dominica, W.I. – The first day in November was a memorable day-into-evening experience, and one filled with immense excitement for scores of young Dominican pannists hailing from around the island. While national celebrations were underway for the republic’s twenty-eighth year of independence, steelband groups had been in preparation for this chance to show off their skills and talents achieved through months of practice. The Dominica National Steel Pan Association in collaboration with the country’s National Cultural Council & Division of Culture were the organizers of the evening’s upcoming event – Independence Pan Festival 2006 also known as Pan by The Bay
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Contact Anna Raffoul, President of the Dominica Steelband Association via email:; tel: 1 (767) 448 2622

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