Super Sonics Steel Drum Academy

SScenes from Japans  biggest steel pan event - PAN JUMBLE - Held in Ito city...  This years bands include Sonics Tokyo, Sonics Miyazaki, Ito Spa-rkssteel orchestra and Pantastic Pan Band.
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Short info about Michael 'Manish' Robinson's works follows;
Sonics,Tokyo (25 members) Sonics,Osaka (11 members) Sonics, Miyazaki (20 members)
Teaching & Providing pans;

'Blueberry steel band' in Ibaraki prefecture, Japan supported by Japan commerce union (7 members)

Ito city SPA-RKS Steel orchestra supported by Shizuoka prefecture, Japan (37 members)
Takarajima island 'Captain kids' steel drum band supported by Kagoshima prefecture, Japan (9 members)
Midorigaowa kindergarten steel drum band (5 members)
Works with Japanese popular artists;
Mr. Matsuda Hiroshi a drummer of Southern all stars (Teaching & Providing)
Dreams come true (Teaching & Pan rental for Japan Tour '99)
The above bands draw an average audience of 30,000 or more in 1 concert
Little tempo (Teaching & Pan rental for CD recording)


Ito Spa-rks performing on the road -- August 4th 2002 --  Arranger Manish Robinson

  New York Arrangers in Forum at Basement Recordings

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Last modified: March 23, 2003