Calypso Mama has performed steelpan music throughout Australia for 17 years.
Her music is sweet and rhythmic, guaranteed to bring smiles and tapping feet.
She is able to cater to functions that need to create a fabulous atmosphere while still letting people talk together. Her music can also get the party dancing.
Calypso Mama can also perform in outdoor settings such as backyards and beaches and parks as her music does not require electricity.
She has played in bands such as Pantastic Steelband, The Badjohns, Jimmy Buffet Tribute Band , Jahbutu, D'Caribbean Rhythmaires and the Trinidad Connection. She has also played overseas in music competitions in Canada and the Caribbean.
Calypso Mama is a current writer member of APRA and has won award nominations for her steelband compositions.
She has been the lead tenor player for the Pantastic Steelband for 13 years and has played in festivals throughout Australia as well as corporate functions, sports arenas, carnival parades and private parties.
Calypso Mama has toured her music to schools in Queensland and run adult workshops for Festivals in Brisbane, Melbourne, Cairns and Townsville.
Calypso Mama has even performed for the Queen in CHOGM on the Sunshine Coast in 2002.
Song list sample (over 120 songs..too many to list)
Caribbean..All Aboard, A Message to Rudy, Conga Line, Don't Worry Be Happy, Down De Road, Dreadlock Holiday, Food For Thought, Good Thing Going, Jammin', Jamaican in New York, Jamaican Farewell, Jean & Dinah, Halfpenny Rice, Homemade Wine, I Shot the Sheriff, Island in the Sun, Kingston Town, Lime in De Coconut, Madame Dracula, Mango, Margaritaville, Montego Bay, My Pussin', Nani Wine, No Woman No Cry, One Love, Pump Me Up, Rum Sweet Rum, Soca Dance, Soca Train, Sly Mongoose, Signal to Lara, Sugar Bum, Stir It Up, Teaser, Turn Me On, Under the Sea
Latin Style..A Hard Days Night, Backyard Jam, Black Magic Woman, Besame Mucho, Cantata, Clocks, Dance The Night away, I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For, La Paloma, Marina, Nature Boy, Quando Sali De Cuba, NIght and Day, Samba D'Orfeo, Spanish Eyes, Sway,
Popular..Aint No Sunshine, And I Love Her, Aquarius, Axel F, Blue Bayou, Fernando, Every Breath You Take, Evergreen, If I had a Hammer, Isn't She Lovely, Never on a Sunday, Over the Rainbow
Christmas..Away in A Manger, Amazing Grace, Calypso Carol (Mary's Boy Child), Felice Navidad, Jingle Bells, Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer, Silent Night,