Guwahati, 19th December,2017: 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 hosted in Guwahati on 18th February. One winner will be chosen from each 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.
Speaking on the announcement of the competition, Mr. Sachin Sharma, AGM - Marketing, Casio India Co. Pvt. Ltd. said, “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.”
To participate in the contest and for more details, contestants can visit www.vibesnortheast.in and register by using either online application or offline forms which are available on the website as well as prominent music schools along with all leading musical instruments stores. Interested contestants can also follow the event Facebook pagehttps://www.facebook.com/casiothepianist/ for updates about the contest and other details.
Casio India Co. Pvt Ltd has a wide variety of digital pianos suitable for all kinds of music enthusiasts, from beginners to professionals. The range comprises of prominent series like CDP, Privia & Celviano.designs
Casio The Pianist is an initiative of Casio India to promote the music scenario in the region and build a platform for budding musicians to showcase their talent. In the earlier years the event was hosted in Aizawl and Shillong.
Casio India Co. Pvt. Ltd. has been operating in India since 1996 and has established the distribution channel as well as the brand for most of its products. Casio Computer Co., Ltd, Japan, the parent company of Casio India Co. Pvt. Ltd. is engaged in manufacturing and marketing of various consumer products throughout the world.
Casio India’s range of products include sales & marketing of Handheld Calculators, Desktop Calculators, Scientific Calculators, Printing Calculators, Label Printers, Laser-LED based green Projectors, Wrist Watches, Clocks, ECR (Electronic Cash register) and EMI (Electronic Musical Instrument). The company has also established service centre’s across the country to provide after-sales-service at the doorstep of the customer. Today, Casio is known for its reliable product quality and exemplary innovations and is one of the world’s most recognized brands due to its vast product range..