Competing drum and bugle corps of participating schools are very excited to heat up Dinagyang fever during the Tambor, Trumpa, Martsa Musika which kicks off at Capitol area to Freedom Grandstand starting at 7am on January 24.
The competition will usher with “A Salvo of a Thousand Drums.”
A total of 12 elementary and five high schools will showcase their musical instruments and marching skills in one of Dinagyang side events organized by the Department of Education Division of City Schools.
The primary schools are Alimodian Elementary School; Sinamay Elem. School also in Alimodian, San Miguel Central School in Jordan, Guimaras; Dingle Central Elem. School; Iloilo Central Elem. School; A. Montes I Elem. School; Lapaz I Elem. School; Jaro I Elem. School; Jaro II Elem. School; Sambag Elem. School; Cubay Elem. School and Arevalo Elem. School.
The secondary schools are Iloilo City National High School, Ramon Avanceña National High School, Jalandoni Memorial National High School, Ajuy National High School and Dingle National High School.
The winners will bring home P25,000 for the champion, P20,000 for 1st runner-up, P15,000 for 2nd runner-up and trophy each. P5,000 consolation prize will be given to non-winners.
Musical instruments also await the winners.