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Title: Arcordian
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Section in the band: Strike Up the Band.
Strike Up the Band won Band of the Year in the 1993 carnival competition.
Strike Up the Band was inspired by George Gershwin's work of the same name.
Male costume consisting of a head piece, chest and shoulder piece and suit. The head piece is a flat-topped black hat with an orange feather on one side. The suit is a pair of orange bathing trunks. The chest and shoulder piece is an accordian which fits over one shoulder and covers the chest. The costume is completed by the orange and black arm and wristbands and the knee high black boots.
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1993
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - MALE; ACCORDIAN; MUSIC; INSTRUMENTS
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Title: Swirl [The]
Author: Berkeley, Wayne
Description: Female costume consisting of a head piece, body piece and back piece. The head piece is a blue and green embossed helmet with a crown of orange and bronze swirls and tubes and strings of pearls hanging down over each ear. The back piece is made up of cobalt blue and bronze cones, radiating in a sunburst effect. The body piece consists of two cobalt blue, accordian shaped swirls which cross over the masquerader's body and which has strings of gold pearls suspended under it and in front of the body. The suit is a long sleeved, blue and gold sequinned body suit. The costume is completed by the blue beaded greaves on the shins
Source: Berkeley, Wayne 1997
Subject: Carnival Costumes
Keywords: COSTUMES - FEMALE; SWIRL; ACCORDIAN
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