|김목경 Blues Band, |
홍콩 마카오 에서 열리는 The Venetian Carnival’s inaugural International Jazz And Blues Band Competition
의 예선을 통과한 마지막 12 entries 에 선정 되어 경연대회의 결승을 향해 참여한다.
이 carnival 은 세계 각국의 째즈, 블루스 뮤지션들의 신청을 받아 예심을 거친 최종 12팀 만이 상금 (USD 64.000) (HKD 500,000)의 행방을 가린다.
예선을 통과한 12팀 중 아시아 에서는 한국과 인도네시아 두팀이고 나머지는 유럽의 뮤지션 들이다.
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This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity will see finalists flown to Macau to perform in the three-day Venetian Carnival from May 25-27.
The hopefuls will compete for US$64,000 (RM128,000) worth of cash prizes.
“Entries have exceeded expectations,” says Brendon Elliott, Venetian Macau vice president of sales and resort marketing.
“We received a flood of interest from Asia, Australia and Europe.”
After a review by a panel of high-profile music veterans,
12 successful entrants will enjoy a package of flights, ferry tickets, accommodation and food and beverages sponsored by The Venetian
The competition is open to vocalists and instrumentalists as well as groups of up to six musicians.
The first prize is US$32,000, the second US$19,000 and the third US$13,000.
Details at www.venetianmacao.com/carnival/.