Decima Contest at Penonome
A view of the school where the contest was held
A kid gesticulates as he sings a decima during the contest.
The stage, as seen from the back of the auditorium.
The mejoranera guitar accompanied the performances of all contestants.
The audience was mesmerized by the great talent of these children.
There were also girls singing decimas in the competition.
The jury really had a hard time picking the winners.
As part of a campaign to create awareness about the dangers of abusing our environment, and also to promote our cultural heritage, several schools from Cocle province participated in this contest.
Young children showed their talent in singing and improvising verses related to the conservation of the environtment. The winner will go to the national contest to be held later this year.