As has been the norm, Large Conventional Bands registered for Panorama 2016 will be visited by the judges and Pan Trinbago officials.
Two (2) judges will visit each of the zones to “listen” to the bands and give their comments while Pan Trinbago officials will conduct the head count. This will take place at the band’s respective panyards and/or theatres.
Seventeen (17) steel orchestras comprising five (5) from the East, seven (7) from the North, four (4) from the South and one from Tobago will perform over a three- day period. In this category, many of the competitors have opted to play their own compositions. The order and dates are as follows:-