New York, New York (PRWEB) March 31, 2014
An explosion of interest has turned the competition into a jazz hub. The new platform’s accessibility benefits fans and artists. Producers are scouting for talents. Musicians are enjoying a worldwide audience and getting more live gigs.
After the first amazing year. With over 16,000 people registered to vote for their favorite performers from thirty-seven countries, the competition announces its Gala Concert in New York. Featuring international talents that will perform together with Legendary Lenny White, Randy Brecker and the art director of the competition Yaacov Mayman on one stage.
The tickets are available for the Gala Concert: http://goo.gl/tBnlrS.
The diverse range of global talent includes the winner Anita Vitaly from Italy, Ricardo Baldacci from Brazil, Hermine Deurloo from the Netherlands, Pablo Elorza from Argentina, Vladimir Maras from Montenegro, Rozina Patkai from Hungary, NGA Big Band from Germany and Nick Vintskevich from Russia, Miqayel Voskanyan from Armenia. These new jazz luminaries in the making will perform together with legendary Lenny White and Randy Brecker.
These new jazz luminaries in the making will be joined onstage by legendary jazz drummer and competition judge Lenny White, who appeared on Miles Davis' historic “Bitches' Brew”, will take the stage at the Tribeca Performing Art Center, his fellow judge and multiple Grammy award winner Randy Brecker, who has worked with such artists as Bruce Springsteen, Lou Reed, Frank Zappa, Parliament-Funkadelic, Jaco Pastorius and Charles Mingus. Yet another performer will be amazing saxophonist Yaacov Mayman, who serves as the competition's art director.
Tickets can be purchased here: http://ow.ly/uvoCR.
In 2013 The Made in New York Jazz Competition announced the partnership with KAWAI USA—the future of the piano®. This significant corporate partnership between the Made in New York Jazz Competition and KAWAI Musical Instruments USA will help promote and nurture the next generation of global jazz musicians. The Made in New York Jazz Competition and KAWAI USA are together helping great jazz artists achieve international exposure.
The Made in New York Competition, which launched in 2013, is international online jazz competition. Contestants submitted video clips which posted to the competition website, and the winners is decided by popular vote, Committee Members as well as a panel of judges: jazz greats Lenny White, Joe Lovano, and Randy Brecker. The contest grand prize is a cash award of $3000 plus an additional 10% from entry of each participant which makes the price constantly growing, along with the opportunity to travel to New York to headline the Made in New York Jazz Competition Gala Concert. The second and third-place prizes in 2013 were provided by KAWAI USA—the future of the piano®— the elegant KAWAI ES7 Portable Digital Piano and the powerful KAWAI MP6 Professional Stage Piano to the Competition’s second and third-place finishers.
Last Year the competition has compiled over 16,000 active registrants and 250 competition entrants from more than 37 countries. Users and has logged over 1.4 million video loads.
Made In New York Jazz Competition