After two highly successful editions, Casio India Co Pvt Ltd is organising the 3rd edition of The Pianist early in 2018. The Pianist has been organised every year since 2016 in Northeast India for piano enthusiasts of all age groups in two different categories, one in the age group of 18 years and below and the other for pianists above 18 years.
In this edition, the prelims will be held in three cities namely Dimapur, Shillong and Guwahati on 8th, 10th and 12th February respectively. In the auditions, the judges’ panel comprising eminent musicians will select 3 shortlisted contestants from each category in every city.
Following the auditions, the Grand Finale will be held in Guwahati on 18th February. One winner will be chosen from each from the Senior & Junior category along with one Rising Star Pianist. These winners will be awarded with certificates and Casio Digital Pianos worth Rs. 1.48 Lacs.
‘We at Casio firmly believe that nurturing talent and providing it a stage to be showcased is vital, in order to actually promote& inculcate musical creativity. Following in the footsteps of our global ideology of creativity & contribution we bring the third edition of The Pianist to three cities of the region and hope this event will further boost the local talent,’ Sachin Sharma, AGM – Marketing, Casio India Co Pvt Ltd.
To participate in the contest and for more details, contestants can visit this page and register via either online application or offline forms which are available on the website as well as in prominent music schools along with all the leading musical instruments stores.
Interested contestants can also follow the event Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/casiothepianist/ for updates about the contest and other details.