Group Title: CARIFESTA Newspaper Clippings
Title: $300 for CARIFESTA theme song
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 Material Information
Title: $300 for CARIFESTA theme song
Series Title: CARIFESTA Newspaper Clippings
Physical Description: Book
Publisher: Guyana Graphic
Publication Date: 1/22/1972
Subject: Carifesta (1st : 1972 : Guyana), Festivals - Caribbean Area
Caribbean   ( lcsh )
Spatial Coverage: South America -- Guyana -- Georgetown
Funding: Support for the development of the technical infrastructure and partner training provided by the United States Department of Education TICFIA program.
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: CA00199638
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
Holding Location: Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: CARIFESTA I 1972

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$300 for


theme song
A PANEL, of 100 judges
will select the theme song
for this year's Caribbean
Festival of Creative Arts in
which 26 Caribbean and
South American nations will
take part.
Announcing this yesterday,
Carifesta Commissioner
Frank Pilgrim explained that
the panel will be drawn fNom
a wide cross-section of 'the
community and their choice
will be determined by secret
The Carifesta Secretariat
is inviting calypsonians,
shantonians and other song-
writers to enter the compe-
tition from which the promo-
tional theme song will
Closing date for entries to
the competition is Saturday,
March 4.
Fifteen finalists will be in-
vited to rehearse and record
their songs with the Police
Force Band, and it is these
recorded entries that will be
judged by the panel.
A pr'ze of $300 is being
offered to the winning com-

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