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Ray Holman: panman on the move

Issue 64 (November/December 2003) | 1 comment
Ray Holman was just 17 when he composed and arranged his first tune for the Panorama steelband competition in 1961. It was the start of a 40-year steelband career with few equals. Lilian Sten tells the story of Trinidad's legendary pan arranger, from his first encounters with the instrument in 1950s Woodbrook to his latest international successes