Ellie Mannette

Ellie Mannette

Real Name:
Dr. Elliot Mannette, Ph.D
b. 5 November 1926, Sans Souci, Trinidad, BWI
Influential Trinidadian pan tuner imigrated to the United States in the 1960s. Collaborated with American folklorists Pete Seeger; Murray Narrel (father of Andy Narell & Jeff Narell) and several state university systems in establishing steel band programs. Past tuner for The United States Navy Steel Band and The University of West Virginia Steel Band.


Ellie Mannette Discography

Instruments & Performance

1046 Various Various - The Champion Steelbands Of Trinidad(LP, Comp) Cook 1046 Trinidad & Tobago 1957 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

UOR-8806 The Steel Bandits (3) The Steel Bandits (3) - Native Drums(Cass) Under One Roof, Inc. UOR-8806 US 1988 Sell This Version

Conducting & Leading

UAS 6739 Steel & Brass Steel & Brass - Steel & Brass(LP) United Artists Records UAS 6739 US 1970 Sell This Version


Kid Creole And The Coconuts Kid Creole And The Coconuts - Off The Coast Of Me (Album) ZE Records, ZE Records Europe 1980 Sell This Version