Tag Archives: Terry Noel

Trinidad Melodians in grounds of Royal Festival Hall 1987

If you have watched our 30th Anniversary video you will have seen a few seconds of the Trinidad Melodians performing in the grounds of the Royal Festival Hall during their visit to the UK and the Isle of Man in 1987.  It was this visit that prompted Terry Noel to form the Melodians Steel Orchestra […]

Caribbean Pearl Played at the 30th Anniversary Concert

We had a new piece of music composed for our 30th Anniversary Concert.  It was named appropriately ‘Caribbean Pearl’ and was composed and arranged by Robert Thompson of Trinidad.  You can listen to a recording from the concert on 21st October at our base at Henry Cavendish School in Balham.  

April Spring Friendship Festival in Pyongyang, North Korea 2004

Among our A to Z of countries visited, the most unusual country is probably North Korea.  In 2004, a small group of 6 were invited to perform at the April Spring Friendship Festival in Pyongyang.  This is a video of the Melodians performance at the concert and includes ‘Song of Dear Home’ composed by The Great […]