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TUCO to host Diamond Jubilee Independence Calypso Monarch Competition 2022

Hope­ful com­peti­tors must per­form one new pa­tri­ot­ic ca­lyp­so in cel­e­bra­tion of T&T’s Di­a­mond Ju­bilee, 60th An­niver­sary of In­de­pen­dence

The Trin­ba­go Uni­fied Ca­lyp­so­ni­ans Or­ga­ni­za­tion (TU­CO) will be host­ing its “Di­a­mond Ju­bilee In­de­pen­dence Ca­lyp­so Monarch”, in com­mem­o­ra­tion of the 60th An­niver­sary of the In­de­pen­dence of Trinidad and To­ba­go.

TU­CO, who has teamed up with Gov­ern­ment to stage the com­pe­ti­tion, says it is open to all na­tion­als of Trinidad and To­ba­go, and is invit­ing in­ter­est­ed mem­bers of the pub­lic to reg­is­ter at any TU­CO of­fice, be­tween 10:00 am and 4.00 pm, from Mon­day 22 Au­gust. 

The dead­line for reg­is­tra­tion is noon on Fri­day 9 Sep­tem­ber 2022. The reg­is­tra­tion fee is TT$60.00 per par­tic­i­pant.

Hope­ful com­peti­tors must per­form one new pa­tri­ot­ic ca­lyp­so in cel­e­bra­tion of T&T’s Di­a­mond Ju­bilee, 60th An­niver­sary of In­de­pen­dence.

In keep­ing with tra­di­tion, TU­CO says the com­pe­ti­tion will fea­ture three ma­jor com­po­nents:

●   Pre­lim­i­nary Round – Sat­ur­day 10 Sep­tem­ber 2022, at the V.I.P Lounge, Queens Park Sa­van­nah, Port-of-Spain.  Com­peti­tors must en­sure an in­stru­men­tal ver­sion of their ca­lyp­so, with on­ly the back­ground vo­cals, is on a com­pat­i­ble flash dri­ve,

●   Se­mi-Fi­nal Round – Sat­ur­day 17 Sep­tem­ber 2022, at Na­pari­ma Bowl, San Fer­nan­do (ten­ta­tive venue).

●   Fi­nal Round – Sun­day 25 Sep­tem­ber 2022, at the Grand Stand, Queens Park Sa­van­nah, Port of Spain.