Venue: Canon’s House Open Space, Off Madeira Road (closest postcode CR4 4HD)
10.45 - 16.00
School-O-Rama is a Steelband Festival for Primary and Secondary school Steelbands, which started in 2014-2019 as a School Steelband Competition called Classorama intiated by pan tutor Kyron Akal. It emulates the Panorama Competition held annually in Trinidad and in the UK.
The event now a festival called School-O-Rama objectives is to recognise the excellent school bands in the UK, whose wonderful musical work and achievements, are often unnoticed. It also gives bands an opportunity to perform their repertoire for one another. Schools will be welcomed to either take part in a competition or take part in Blockorama, which is a showcase of bands current musics. This permits children and young people to perform music they enjoy and are familiar with whilst emulating the Panorama Competition and Blockorama event both traditionally from Trinidad & Tobago.
Guidelines and more information is available from the spring term.
CLASSORAMA 2017 HIGHLIGHTS
Register School Steelband
Registration Deadline 31st May 2019
Are you a school with an active steelband that performs in assemblies and for your local community? If so this is the event for you! Challenge yourself to win the Classorama Championship and enjoy an enrichment experience listening to other School Steelbands from the UK.
The day consists of steelbands performing their own renditions of various genres of music in a calypso style. People are welcomed to visit for all or part of the day.It is an outdoor event (with rain protectivecover) and a very enjoyable enriching. experience.
Free onsite parking for veihcles with intruments
All other is local road parking via Pay & Display
10.00 - 16.oo
Please see program above for more info
Please ensure pupils onsite all day have a pack-lunch.
All participating schools have unlimited tickets for pupils from their school. Family and friends a can purchase tickets here -