Spicemas Corporation host Judges workshop.


Press Release
November 20th, 2012

Tuesday 20th November, 2012, St. George’s: The Spicemas Corporation will be hosting a judges workshop for all interested in Judging Calypso on Saturday November 24th 2012.

The workshop will be conducted Mr. Alvin Daniel a Trinidadian native who has over 20 years experience in judging Calypso throughout the region.

Starting time 9am - 5pm. The day long activity will give all attendance information in the following areas:

  • The History of Calypso and Soca
  • the Adjudication process based on assessment of: Lyrics, Muisc, Rendition, Performance, Originality
  • Discussion on different processes, i.e. Aggregate vs Hi - Lo System vs The Merit System
  • Practical Adjudication exercise where participants perfrom an actual marking of performance on a video
  • How to give meaningful comments to the participants.

The workshop will be held at the Spicemas Corporation Board room (Room 116), South wing (side facing the river), National Stadium.