festival 2020

1st-28th March, 2020 

Queen’s Hall, Port of Spain | Naparima Bowl, San Fernando | Tobago


Important dates of the festival

  • December 13th, 2019
    Registration for regular entries
  • Consideration for Myers Shield
  • Supply of music by mail
  • December 20, 2019
    Composition Class for Solo or Concerted Instruments: Submission of 2 Copies of original composition
  • December 21, 2019
    Registration of Late Entries [Online Only]
  • January 3, 2020
    Operatic, Musical Theatre, Folk Song, Parang, Contemporary Religious, Calypso Chorale and other own choice classes: Submission of 2 Copies of written score of music
  • January 17, 2020
    Approval of own choice music to competitors
  • Request for services of official accompaniment
  • January 31, 2020
    Operatic, Musical Theatre Classes: Submission of title of selection, name of opera or show from which selection is taken, brief description of story, name of character, description of what is taking place in the story at the time of song
  • February 27 to 29, 2020
    Preliminary Rounds for classes with more than 75 entries
  • Adjudication of the Preliminaries, Semi-Finals and Finals in four regions (North, East, South, and Tobago)
  • March 23 to 28
    National Championships
  • March 27, 2020
    Grand Finale (Junior Classes)