State level Choir competition on March 24

Kala Academy Goa will be organising a State Level Choir competition which will be held on Saturday, March 24 at 4.00 p.m. in the Black Box of Kala Academy.

The groups will be allowed to present minimum two hymns and maximum of three hymns. A stipulated time of 12 minutes time will be given for each group performance and 3 minutes for setting.

Hymns are to be presented in Konkani. However, one hymn may be presented in any other language. One ‘Motet’ song may also be presented. The minimum number of participants in each group should be five and maximum can be 15 including musicians. Singers shall be allowed to participate in only one group; however, musicians will be allowed to play in more than one group.

For the competition the prize money is as follows: 1st –Rs. 20,000/-, 2nd prize – Rs. 15,000/-, 3rd prize- Rs. 10,000/- and there will be two consolation prizes of Rs. 5,000/- each.

(The competition will be open to all Goan artists, choir groups, institutions and churches. The entries for the competition should be submitted by March 21.)