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Ellie Mannette

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Nov 05, 1927

Elliot Anthony "Ellie" Mannette was born in San Souci, Trinidad

1947

Elli Mannette had perfected a steel drum with two octaves of a diatonic scale

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1967

Ellie Mannette migrated to the U.S.

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1992

Ellie Mannette arrived in Morgantown

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1999

Ellie Mannette received a National Heritage Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts

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2000

Ellie Mannette founded Mannette Steel Drums, Ltd

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Aug 29, 2018

Ellie Mannette died in Morgantown


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