Yamaha Presents International Highlight Concert 2022 Online Premiere
Performances by Students of Yamaha Music School Around the World
The Yamaha International Highlight Concert was first held in 2019 in Singapore as a unification of the Asia Pacific Junior Original Concerts, Yamaha Electone Festival, Yamaha Junior Piano Competitions, and other concerts featuring students involved in each of the various Yamaha Music School activities. In addition to featuring classical pieces on piano and original pieces composed by Junior Original Concert* student performers, the concert will also bring together students who are studying pop music such as singing, drumming and more. The concert will be held online the same as last year and will feature 15 groups of students from Canada, China, Indonesia, Japan, Lithuania, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and the USA. As for the finale, Yamaha guitar artist Jack Thammarat will appear in a special band formed for this event. Mr. Thammarat will perform his newly composed song for the event, "Freedom of Music" with eight Yamaha Music School student performers from Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand and Venezuela.