Bass Program Chair Maurice Verloop with Imnajungshi Aier
The 2017 President’s Award Bass Scholarship has been awarded to Musicians Institute Bass Program student: Imnajungshi Aier. The Kohima, India native earned the prestigious award with a strong demonstration of his diverse musical skills in the Funk, Blues and Indie genres.
Describing his reasons for coming to MI, Jungshi states, “I heard about the school through a friend who also studied at MI and learned about it’s reputation and quality. I chose to attend MI because I want to learn from the best instructors who can help me achieve my goals and guide me in the right direction.”
He sees his education as an important key to achieving his career goal of being able to “become a top bass player’.
Everyone at MI would like to congratulate Jungshi on winning this prestigious award.
Special thanks to MI’s longtime owner Histake Shibuya for generously sponsoring this scholarship, which helps to provide talented students like Jungshi with the support, tools and recognition they need to launch successful and creative careers in the music industry.