Konkors Kanzunetta Indipendenza 1984
After the success of the First Editon of the Festival Konkors Kanzunetta Indipendenza 1983 The Organising Committee continued working on the second edition, they made some small changes too and keep going working on the Konkors Kanzunetta Indipendenza 1984 planed to held in middle of September as part from the celebration of the Independence Day. This year was the Celebration of the 20 th Anniversary from the day Malta came Independent in 21 st September, 1964.And this Festival Konkors Kanzunetta Indipendenza 1984 was included in the celebration week.
The organizing Committee under the Chairman ship of Charles A.Bellia, issued the regulaitions of the festival, the other members where Charles Stroud, Tony Catania Caruana and Doris Stroud. There where 33 songs, and it was very hard for the Jury to choose 16 songs for the Final.
With a politic teem of Independence, like the first Festival. The teem of the Festival was:- Seddaq Il-Għaqda Fil-Maltin u s-Sliem.
For this Festival the Committee’ again, think to issued a cassette with this songs with a production of Tony C.Scott and prepare a souvernerprogram with the lyrics of the songs, and photos of the singers taken part, the compers of the Festival where Hector Bruno and Louise Agius.
The Song Festival
Here are the 16 Finalist Songs featured in the final:-
|01||Freddie Agius||Inġeddu ‘l Settembru ta’ L-‘64||Frederick G.Borg||Frederick G.Borg|
|02||Joan Vassallo||Magħqudin||Jo Naudi||Jo Naudi|
|03||Sammy Bartolo||Urini Ħabib||Jo Naudi||Jo Naudi|
|04||Martin Gauci||Seddaq il-Għaqda u s-Sliem||Anthony Vella||Victor Cutajar|
|05||Tania Camilleri||Lejn L-Għaqda u s-Sliem||Amadeo Cassar||Amadeo Cassar|
|06||Tessie Farrugia||Lejn Ħelsien Sħieħ||Maurice Vella||Maurice Vella|
|07||Albert Attard||Ma' Ninsew Qatt||Paul Falzon||Albert Attard|
|08||Rennie Vella||Bik Kburin||Paul Falzon||Albert Attard|
|09||Agnes Cassar||Dawl tal-Qawmien||Lucia Cassar||Agnes Cassar|
|10||Edwin Vella & Edwin Vella||Kollox Għall-Idejal||Edwin Vella||Edwin Vella|
|11||Benny Grima & Tonia Grima||Hekk Hemm Miktub||Benny Grima||Benny Grima|
|12||Godwin Lucas||Għoxrin Sena Ilu||Gaetano Vella||Spiro Zammit|
|13||Agatha Spiteri||Malta Tagħna||Mario Cardona||Ġorġ Zammit|
|14||Adelina Attard||Hekk Xtaqtek …Ħielsa||Charles Mifsud||Carmelo Zammit|
|15||Victor Cutajar||’L-Artna Ħanina||Anthony Fenech||Victor Cutajar|
The Jury was composed bye six members [ ? ], [ ? ], [ ? ], [ ? ], [ ? ] and [ ? ] while the representative for UKAM Society of Maltese Composers and Authors was [ ?]
Here are the Winning Songs featured in the final:-
|01||Tanya Camilleri||Lejn l-Għaqda u s-Sliem||Amadeo Cassar||Amadeo Cassar|
The stage set was made by Rueben Caruana while Charles Stroud was the stage director. The trophies was presented by Dr.Eddie Fenech Adami President of the Nationalist Party, and at the end he address to the present public.