April 23, 2021

The National Parang Association (NPATT) celebrates 50

The National Parang Association of Trinidad and Tobago (NPATT) celebrates its 50th anniversary with one year of celebrations starting this month on Sunday, April 18, 2021. […]
December 19, 2019

Moving from ‘house-to-house’

Ever went paranging? Did you know there’s an order in which the Parang is sung? Ethnomusicology and Spanish lecturer Dr Francisca Allard shares with readers the […]
December 6, 2019

Gabrielites shine at SANFEST 2019

Congratulations are extended to St Gabriel’s Girls’ RC for their sterling performance in the NGC SANFEST Competition 2019. Among the many primary schools throughout Trinidad and […]
May 17, 2019

Restoring the Easter Parang tradition

When you think ‘Parang’ you automatically connect the music with the Christmas Season. However, as Dr Francisca Allard explains, traditional elements sang Parang in Easter as […]