Academy for Musical Excellence (AMEC) announced the second edition of the “Yuva Music Festival”, Transforming Lives with Music. The festival is going to be bigger this year with twenty concerts, ten competitions, six talk shows and one International Piano Master class and Workshop.
Yuva Music Festival of YMF’15 is basically a ‘Celebration of Creativity’ or a ‘Platform for the Young artists’. It is all about setting one’s passion into motion. Yuva Music Festival (YMF) is not only a collection of events to test the artistic skills of the youth from all over the country but also an endeavor to bring together eminent artists as well as celebrities across the globe. This will unite and strengthen the society through music.
Present at the press conference for Yuva Music Festival were Mr. Surendranath Majumdar, Director – YMF & AMEC; Mr. Stephane Amalir, Director – Alliance Française du Bengale; Mr. Amyt Dutta, eminent musician; Mr. Satrajit Sen, Filmmaker and Musician; Mr. Premendu Bikash Chaki, Cinematographer and Mr. Aritra Dasgupta, Singer alongside the talented students from Academy for Musical Excellence (AMEC).
This year, the festival initiated a special undertaking. A musical concert on 9th May was held to mark the official beginning of the Yuva Music festival. Titled “We Shall Overcome” , the concert was organized in aid of the victims of the devastating earthquake in Nepal.
Yuva Music Festival is a three month festival, culminating in a grand finale at Science City Auditorium on 3rd August 2015.