ZigE

ZigE

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“ZigE” is a remarkable musician who has full command of the challenging instrument – steel pan. He loves playing mostly up tempo music genres including calypso, traditional jazz and classic R & B.

Biography

David 'ZigE' Walcott - Affectionately called “ZigE” is a remarkable musician who has full command of the challenging instrument – steel pan. A tenor Pannist, he loves playing mostly up tempo music genres including calypso, traditional jazz and classic R & B. ZigE is one of a few local and regional artistes, who use the steel pan as his mainstream instrument with unrivalled versatility .He has been described by one critic as “a remarkable musician who plays with great sensitivity and virtuoso technique”. He has performed throughout the Caribbean, North America, South America, Central America and Europe.
ZigE has achieved gold and silver awards at the National Independence Festival of Creative Arts and was awarded “Jazz Artist of the Year “at the Barbados Music Awards. .