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The Pink Panther Theme

This is the lead tenor pan music to The Pink Panther Theme.  Feel free to add your own "swing" or syncopation to this tune.  Click the link below to download it in PDF format.

The_Pink_Panther_Theme.pdf

 Richard Scott

Added by Richard M. Scott on November 12, 2014 at 1:48pm — No Comments

Brad, does it have lyrics?

Brad, does the song named Baja have lyrics?  If it does would you please send them to me?  Thanks, Richard Scott

Added by Richard M. Scott on October 31, 2014 at 1:40pm — No Comments

Brad, question about a song

Brad, this is Richard Scott.  In the Pan Tunes VI book there is a song named "Baja".  Was this song recorded by the surfer boy band in 1963 named The Astronauts?  IF not, who wrote or recorded it and when?  Thanks.

Added by Richard M. Scott on October 29, 2014 at 4:30pm — 1 Comment

Golden Slumbers

A lullaby for lead pan from the Beatles in PDF format that you can download by clicking the link below.

Golden_Slumbers.pdf 

Richard M Scott

Added by Richard M. Scott on October 25, 2014 at 9:01am — No Comments

email

Not too sure how to go about it. If you could email me (bombdigity@msn.com) I'll send it through the email

Added by John Moher on October 22, 2014 at 5:05pm — 1 Comment

Double seconds for sale

Panland member Frank Houck is selling his set of chromed double seconds, made by David Beery.  He sent me these pics of the drums and asked me to put them on panland. Franks' e mail is fwhouck@centurylink.net if you are interested.  He would like to get $1500 for the set including cases, stands, and drums.  He lives in Sedona AZ…

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Added by brad shores on October 18, 2014 at 7:02am — No Comments

Okie From Muskogee

Lead Tenor Pan part for a Merle Haggard favorite.  He is still performing, folks.  Click below to download

Okie_From_Muskogee.pdf

Richard M Scott

Added by Richard M. Scott on October 17, 2014 at 5:14pm — No Comments

Take The "A" Train

For tenor lead pan in PDF format this is the jazz tune named "Take The "A" Train.  Click the link below to download it.

Take_the__A__Train.pdf

Richard M. Scott

Added by Richard M. Scott on October 9, 2014 at 8:20am — No Comments

Happy!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4bgNonrumk ;

Added by Mike Cook on October 8, 2014 at 11:36am — 1 Comment

Happy!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4bgNonrumk ;

Added by Mike Cook on October 8, 2014 at 11:34am — No Comments

Love Me Tender

This song, recorded by Elvis Presley is very easy.  Download the lead tenor pan part in PDF format by clicking the link below.

Love_Me_Tender.pdf

Richard M Scott

Added by Richard M. Scott on October 4, 2014 at 9:33am — No Comments

I've Been Working on the Railroad

This is the lead tenor pan for "I've Been Working on the Railroad" in PDF format.  Enjoy

I%27ve_Been_Working_On_the_Railroad.pdf

Richard Scott

Added by Richard M. Scott on September 30, 2014 at 4:12pm — No Comments

"Happy" track and lead sheet

happy%20lead%20sheet.pdf  lead sheet

happy%201.mp3   track with melody

happy%202.mp3  track without melody

Added by brad shores on September 28, 2014 at 4:30pm — 3 Comments

The Ballad of Gilligan's Island

Seeing that this is the 50th anniversary of the television show "Gilligan's Island", I thought you might enjoy the show's theme song for lead tenor pan in PDF format.  It was originally written in the key of F Major but that version contains some notes that do not exist on a lead tenor pan.  So, it has been transposed into the key of C Major.  Enjoy.…

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Added by Richard M. Scott on September 27, 2014 at 4:51pm — No Comments

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

You can download the traditional spiritual named Swing Low, Sweet Chariot in PDF format for lead tenor pan by clicking the link 

Swing_Low%2C_Sweet_Chariot.pdf

Richard M. Scott

Added by Richard M. Scott on September 24, 2014 at 4:07pm — No Comments

Beautiful Dreamer

You can download the Stephen Foster song for free named Beautiful Dreamer for lead tenor pan in PDF format by clicking this link:

Beautiful_Dreamer.pdf

Richard M Scott

Added by Richard M. Scott on September 23, 2014 at 7:07pm — No Comments

You Are My Sunshine

You can download for free the tenor lead pan sheet music for You Are My Sunshine by clicking the link below.

You_Are_My_Sunshine.pdf

Richard M Scott

Added by Richard M. Scott on September 7, 2014 at 7:41am — No Comments

Wedding March

Felix Mendelssohn wrote a song that was performed in "A Midsummer Night's Dream".  You can download this free PDF version for lead pan by clicking the following link.

Wedding_March.pdf

Enjoy.  Richard M. Scott

Added by Richard M. Scott on September 6, 2014 at 7:09am — No Comments

The Hokey Pokey

Should you ever be invited to perform at a wedding reception you will need this song.  For some reason, grandmas love it.  This is The Hokey Pokey for lead tenor pan in PDF format.

The_Hokey_Pokey.pdf

Richard M Scott

Added by Richard M. Scott on September 1, 2014 at 4:55pm — No Comments

"Band hub collaborations"

Hello members, I have started a song collaboration on a site called "Band hub" and you can join in and upload videos of you playing along with me on various songs.  The first is yellowbird and you may get the sheet music here. You must record your part with the first video I have already uploaded. There are  instructions on the Band Hub site for how to record your part.

I can't wait to see what you guys come up with!

Sheet Music:…

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Added by brad shores on August 31, 2014 at 9:30pm — 2 Comments

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Tuning in Germany / Europe

Hello everyone, 

yesterday my pan was retuned. in 1.5 hours it sounds very nice again.

Mr. Eckhard Schulz and Martin Speck explained a lot to me about the Pan that I had acquired. Very interesting.

Here is the address if someone wants a tuning in Europe or a new Pan Made in Germany.

E.C.S. Steel drums Eckhard Schulz / Martin Speck

Güntherstrasse 69…
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Posted by Michael Appel on February 25, 2021 at 4:00am

seeking backtracks and sheet music

I play double tenor and am looking to buy quality backtracks with corresponding sheet music to add  to my repertoire. I'm a strict reader and weak with improv.  Brad Shores has been a Big help and I have all 9 of his books.  Any other suggestions for expanding my repertoire?  Thanks! 

Posted by Mary Elizabeth Eilerman on August 12, 2020 at 6:15pm — 2 Comments

Pan tunes 9 pics

Posted by brad shores on May 15, 2019 at 7:11am — 3 Comments

Pan Kat

Alternate Mode Pan KAT



Up for auction is a Pan KAT Midi Steel Drum that I used to play reggae tunes.  I have had the Pan KAT for 10 + years but really only used it for about a year to play solo steel drum and some Jimmy Buffett tunes for friends (I am a guitar player).  The original unit cost about $1,800 without the case and I am offering it up for $825 plus shipping.  I used an older Roland MIDI sampler (not included) for the steel drum sounds but IndigiSounds (YouTube link…

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Posted by brad shores on January 30, 2019 at 9:44am — 1 Comment

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