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CONTENTS Illustrations  vii Foreword  ix Acknowledgments  xi CHAPTER 1  INTRODUCTION  3 CHAPTER 2  AL O’CONNOR’S LIFE BEFORE STEELPAN  11 CHAPTER 3  FROM HUMMINGBIRD TO HUSKY  21 CHAPTER 4  THE O’CONNOR/ALEXIS ERA AND THE NIU/BIRCH CREEK CONNECTION  33 CHAPTER 5  GUEST ARTISTS THROUGHOUT THE YEARS  47 CHAPTER 6  ON THE ROAD—THE NIU STEELBAND TOURS AMERICA  55 CHAPTER 7  PANNING TO THE EAST—THE NIU STEELBAND CAPTURES ASIA  65 CHAPTER 8  THE PAGANINI OF PAN, LIAM TEAGUE, COMES TO NIU  79 CHAPTER 9  RETURN TO TRINIDAD AND THE WORLD STEELBAND MUSIC FESTIVAL 2000  89 CHAPTER 10  STEELPAN DEGREE PROGRAM AND THE NIU/UWI PIPELINE  97 CHAPTER 11  O’CONNOR RETIRES, TEAGUE/ALEXIS ERA BEGINS  103 CHAPTER 12  EPILOGUE—THE NIU STEELBAND INTO THE FUTURE  117 Appendix One  125 Appendix Two  131 Notes  137 Index  149 ...


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