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- GALERIE D'HONNEUR -
These pages are destined to young generations of Ayitians, who know not who they are.
Ces Ayisyens de valeurs ont tous œuvré non pour leur gloire personnelle,
mais bien pour vous créer un respect acquis parmi les civilisés du monde. [Parents please translate if necessary]

GUY DUROSIER
One of the Pioneers of our Ayitian Musical Development

Luce Turnier
Institutrice - Femme de Lettres

Magloire St-Aude
Journaliste

 
Maestro Nemours Jean-Baptiste
Creator of the Compas Direct beat


Antoine Rossini Jean-Baptiste
(a.k.a. Ti Manno)
Singer  (Showman)
*****
He was one of Ayiti's most talented and versatile musicians.  Ti Manno understood the way of the Compas.
 
Maestro Webert Sicot
Creator of the Cadence Rampa


 Gesner Jean
(a.ka. Coupé Cloué)
Creator of the Compas Mamba
 
Nancy Roc
Radio Personality-Journalist

Myriam Dorismin
Soloist

Gina Dupervil
Soloist

Michel Joseph Martelly
Musician-President of Ayiti
 
Germaine Coicou
Actor

 
Edmée Hyppolite Pardo
Institutrice
 
Fedia Laguerre
Soloist
 
Léonie Coicou-Madiou
Institutrice

Anayika Lodescar
Artiste

Argentine Bellegarde-Foureau
Fondatrice d'école

Mirlande H. Manigat

Vice-Rectrice de l’Université Quisqueya, chargée de la Recherche, du Développement Universitaire et de la Coopération Internationale.

 
Emmeline Carriès-Lemaire
Institutrice
 
Marise Coulanges
Superb Soloist
Marise is also the sister of the great unsung violinist, Fritz Coulanges, who pioneered the "Tabou Combo." Listen to "Natacha," "Bonne Anniversaire," and  . . . !
 
Jeannine Lafontant Nelson
Institutrice

 
Katherine Dunham
Dancer
*****
Katherine was born in the United States. Yet, she carried and nurtured the Ayitian Culture and Folklore with more respect, dignity, and decorum than most natives have.  Therefore, she rightfully belongs.

Louise Saint-Fleurant
Institutrice
 
Magalie Marcelin
Actor


Yvonne Hakim-Rimpel
Journaliste
 
Jessie Alphonse
Actor
First actress to have played Anaïse, in Jacques Roumain's novel "Gouverneur de la Rosée."

Yvonne Sylvain
Institutrice

Gérard Etienne
Ecrivain
 
Nanouse Dodard-Vixamar
Actor
Second and extremely talented actress who performed "Man Anita," in Wills Paul's Classic, "Tout Manman se Manman."
 
Jean-Claude Fignolé
journaliste

Jean-Marie Bourjolly, Ph.D
combinatoire et optimisation

Jean-Max Calvin
Poet
 
Joel Desrosiers, MD
Essayiste