Haiti - Culture : Final straight for the finalists of the music contest
The groups are in rehearsal since August 5 at the local artist's corner in Pétion-ville.
List of finalists :
Centenary High School (West), represented by 2 groups;
Lycée Philippe Guerrier (South);
Lycée Fortuné Audate (North-East);
Carrefour-Feuille Schools Coalition (West);
St. Louis College of Jeremiah (Grand'Anse);
Mission of Hope of Titanyen (West);
National High School of Cité Soleil (West);
National High School of Pétion-Ville (West);
Grand College Hugo Paul de Frères (West).
Bélo stresses that the selection of the jury was very difficult, recalling that the jury had 69 works to analyze for a total of 273 participating students, distributed in the 10 departments.
Recall that according to the criteria of the competition, young people from 3 to 5, coming from one or more schools, had to produce a text and an original melody not exceeding 4 minutes on the theme of the competition "An n kole tèt pou yon lòt Ayiti".
In addition to preparing an album of the 10 finalists and departmental scholarships, the 5 winners will receive laptops, book prizes and more. To innovate this year, a cup will be awarded to the school that will win the first prize, and medals will be awarded to the 5 winners.