The scintillating music and bands’ performances at the National Panorama Medium & Large Conventional Finals are captured “live” on DVD and CD two and three discs sets collections.
Panorama Finals 2012 – The DVD is produced by Pan Trinbago in collaboration with Advance Dynamics who has already demonstrated its capability to deliver a high end quality product.
The DVD promises to be a collectors’ item with sights, sounds, interviews and music never before experienced on digital format. It also promises to fill the void for many Trinbagonians at home and abroad and those who want a souvenir of national culture and heritage- PAN-- reserved and displayed like never before. Retail price is TT$300.00
“In 1963 the government of Trinidad & Tobago in conjunction with the National Association of Trinidad & Tobago Steelbandsmen (NATTS) launched a new steelband competition called…. Panorama”.
The DVD albums were recorded, mixed and mastered by Yoichi Watanabe, Katsunari “Kats” Imai of UTT – The Academy for the Performing Arts/Music Technology and duplicated by AD while the CDs were duplicated by Crosby’s .
The CD comprised three (3) discs featuring the 21 Medium & Large Bands finalists and bonus tracks of Small Conventional Band and Single Pan Bands winners as they performed at the Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain, and Skinner Park, San Fernando, respectively. The CD package will be sold at $300.
Panorama 2012 was in tribute to cultural icons, Dr. Pat Bishop TC HBM and Ralph MacDonald.
The original Panorama DVD and CD are available at most of the major music stores i.e. Cleve’s One Stop Music Shop, Crosby’s Music Centre, Western Main Road, St. James, Kam’s Record Store, Long Circular Mall, Rhyner’s at Piarco International Airport and at Pan Trinbago Head Office, Park Street, Port of Spain.