Web Posted - Tuesday March 9, 2021
When Steel Talks - Reboot

Meet Hazel Henley - Trinidad & Tobago

Celebration of Women and the Steelpan Art Form

Trinidad & Tobago, W.I. - She was an intellectual, a Pan Pioneer, and multi-talented, thoughtful, forward-thinking and a steelband leader in an era when women were looked down upon for any association with pan. When Steel Talks spotlights panist, musician, arranger and performing artist - the late Hazel Henley, founder of “Girl Pat Steel Orchestra,” one of reportedly only two all-women steel orchestras in the 1950s in Trinidad and Tobago.