62 years of performing brings the LEGENDARY pan orchestra to Toronto
TORONTO, July 23 /CNW/ -
WHAT: Trinidad and Tobago's World renowned Silver Stars Steel Orchestra
members will perform live at Scotia Plaza on Tuesday, July 27th
at noon in celebration of their 62 years of success, joining the
Scotiabank Caribana festivities. The Steel Band will perform in
front of Scotia Plaza's Adelaide Street Entrance.
ALSO at SCOTIA PLAZA:
While visiting Scotia Plaza to hear the sound of the Silver
Stars, be sure to head down to the concourse level for an up-
close look at last year's costume winner of the Queen of the
Bands competition. "The Source" is part of the Carnival Nationz
presentation, "In Full Bloom - Fruits & Flowers" and depicts the
sun in all its glory. Designed and built by Kenny Coombs, "The
Source" is approximately 20' high, 35' wide and 18' deep.
WHERE: Scotia Plaza, Adelaide Street entrance
40 King Street West, Toronto
(In the event of rain, please visit the concourse level at Scotia
WHEN: Tuesday July 27, 2010
12 noon - 1 p.m.
WHY: Newtown based Silver Stars Steel Orchestra most recently took
home the championship for the second year in a row at Carnival,
claiming top title and prize at National Panorama in Queen's Park
Savannah in Port-of-Spain. Playing more of a Trinidad and Tobago
Creole style of music, the Band is here in Toronto to perform in
support of Scotiabank Caribana, and is the only Steel Band to
hold a Band of the Year title in Mas competition.
SOURCE Scotiabank - Sponsorships & Donations
For further information: For further information: Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, 416-866-6203, firstname.lastname@example.org