There is a lot of great music being performed in Trinidad and Tobago’s Panorama every year. Even though the smaller groups don’t get as much publicity, I really enjoy listening to the Medium sized bands. Curepe Scherzando performs Bass Man at the Steelband Panorama Finals Medium Bands Champions 2015.
Dr. Dave Gerhart, Product Manager, Percussion for Yamaha Corporation of America and Lecturer of Percussion at the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at CSU, Long Beach, is a nationally recognized performer, composer, and educator. Dr. Gerhart, originally from Fairfield, California, holds a D.M.A. from the University of Southern California, M.M. in Percussion Performance and Instrumental Conducting and a B.M. in Music Education from California State University, Long Beach.