When Steel Talks (WST) extends Happy Birthday greetings to panist, educator, arranger and performing artist Hanif Goodridge


Hanif Goodridge
image source:  PanoGrama

Happy Birthday to Hanif Goodridge
January 4th

When Steel Talks extends Birthday Greetings to panist, Hanif Goodridge

Hanif Goodridge participated in ‘PanoGrama 2021’ and placed seventh in the final. His instrument was made and tuned by Andy Neils.

In 2014 he pursued his bachelor's degree in Fine Arts at the Academy of the Performing Arts in music, graduating in 2019 with honours (Magna Cum Lorde).

Today, Hanif is employed as a Music Teacher at Corpus Christi Girls College. However, he continues to perform as a freelance soloist in which he has appeared with noted Jazz performers Elan Trotman, Vaughnette Bigford and Theron Shaw. He has also performed with local soca artistes such as GBM Nutron, Nadia Batson, Erphaan Alves and several others. He is currently in collaboration with the world-renowned Tabla master from India, Arshad Khan, who is the Tabla instructor at the Mahatma Ghandi Institute in Chaguanas.

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