September 2011

MD Gay Magnus

Gay Magnus, the head of Panoridim's 3-member music director team, joined UWI Panoridim in 1989 while pursuing a bachelor's degree in Botany. Since graduating, she has maintained active membership with the Orchestra, holding several positions including Captain, Music Arranger and Music Director. She holds a bachelor's degree in Musical Arts with first class honours from the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, and a Master's degree in Music from Northern Illinois University in the United States.

Article: Music, our motivation

The study of music... more than entertainment, it's food for life.

This article was shared with us by one of our pannists studying to be a professional player.
Dr. Karl Paulnack, pianist and director of music division at the Boston Conservatory, gave this welcome address to the parents of incoming students at the Boston Conservatory on September 1, 2004: