Hi Readers and all Steelpan lovers,
I stumbled upon this today.....the Canadian Federation of Steelpan, a brand new not-for-profit organization whose mission is "to promote education, collaboration, communication, and awareness around the art form called "Steelpan".
The organization's official launch actually takes place tomorrow night. Here are the details:
Welcome to the Canadian Federation of Steelpan We are delighted to announce the Official Launch of Canada's first national organization dedicated to promoting the understanding and appreciation of the musical art form called Steelpan. Come enjoy a wonderful sampling of Steelpan music along with complimentary cocktails and a delectable array of hors d'oevres and international treats. Event: Canadian Federation of Steel Pan - Official Launch at Toronto Board of Trade Date: July 27th, 2011 Where: First Canadian Place, Toronto ON M5X 1C1 Tel: 416.366.6811 MAP Address: 77 Adelaide Street West, Toronto, ON M5X 1C1 (just west of Bay Street) When: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm Please note that this event is by invitation only. Invited guests are asked to confirm your attendance by contacting: Veronica Tyrrell at 905.257.0581 or Ken Bhagan 416.515.7884 Email: info@CanadianFederationofSteelpan.org