Source: City of Cartagena
The closing of the contest has been made by the Musical Association Sauces
Archena, Guadalupe (Murcia) and Caravaca de la Cruz have been the participating bands in the eighth edition of the Regional Contest of Music Bands ” Ciudad de Cartagena ” that was held on February 16 at the New Teatro Circo de Cartagena
The councilman of Culture of the City of Cartagena, David Martinez, and the first deputy mayor, Juan Pedro Torralba, attended this event whose final had the music of the Musical Association Sauces, as well as the mayor of the corporation Manuel Padín.
Before the act, the bands of music crossed the main streets of the city in pasacalles until arriving at the New Theater Circus, where they interpreted the work of Javier Perez Garrido, ‘Latin Suite, OP. 52 ‘and a free play of 5-15 minutes.
The Musical Group of ‘Caravaca de la Cruz’ was the first to act and won the first place of 2,000 euros. The Musicians Cultural Association ‘Las Musas’ of Guadalupe acted in second place and received the second prize of 1,500 euros, while the Musical Group ‘Santa Cecilia’ of Archena, acted the third and won a prize of 1,000 euros.
In addition, diplomas were awarded and the contest bowtie was imposed.