Ebin GeorgeHailing from India, Ebin Rec George is a Christian Musician, Multi-instrumentalist and Multiple World Record holder for playing the most number of musical instruments (27) consecutively in one hour. He currently resides in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Early LifeEbin was born on 2 February, 1992 in the Kingdom of Bahrain. His parents were active members of the Church Choir and handled many musical instruments. With this additional inspiration and an imbibed inborn talent for music, Ebin started playing instruments at the age of two. The first instrument that he experimented was the electronic pad drums and his debut performance with the drums was in a Church programme at the age of three. He started schooling at the Asian School, Bahrain. As his parents re-located to India, he joined the Bishop Speechly Vidhyapeed, Kottayam, Kerala. He performed in various stage shows on keyboard, drums, etc. and won many accolades and prizes from school as well as the church. At the age of six, Ebin was fortunate to be interviewed by the Asianet Television Channel as a ‘Young Keyboard Performer’ and this was followed by his recital. When he was nine, he came to reside with his parents in the UAE and continued his education at the Emirates National School, Sharjah where he began playing the guitar. While studying at the Emirates National School he was the recipient of several certificates and trophies in musical instruments like lead guitar, drums and the keyboard. During his schooling days, Ebin acquired innumerable opportunities to perform stage shows across the UAE. He won many accolades from Inter-School competitions, Arabia Daily Inter Emirates, Lulu Group, ICPF, etc. Within the span of three years (2009 – 2011), he was fortunate to learn many more musical instruments such as Saxophone, Violin, Piano, Bass Guitar, Arabic Drums & Recorder. Being a veteran and passionate for music, he was invited to play for many musical bands. He was accorded certificates in Electronic Keyboard up to Grade 8 from the Trinity College of Music, London and also Certification in Music Production from the Berkley College of Music, USA. All the instruments were tutored by himself except the keyboard.
NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE – Performance for the World Record
Ebin’s performance for the world record was held on Feb 2, 2013 at the SWC Auditorium (Sharjah Worship Centre), Sharjah, UAE. The title of the event was ‘Nothing Is Impossible’ which was taken from the bible verse Philippians 4:13 which says ‘I can do all things through Christ Jesus who strengthen me’. The young mesmerizing musician Ebin George proved his mettle by playing 27 instruments in an hour consecutively at a live musical concert. This musical extravaganza was witnessed by more than 2500 people along with the dignitaries, distinguished guests, leading business personalities, well wishers and friends.
In August 2013, Ebin released his first Piano Instrumental Album titled ‘FORWARD’ which comprises of piano instrumentals of popular songs with its backing tracks. The album was released internationally by various music distributors and is now available in iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, etc. The album had received 3 nominations from ‘2014 Rhythm of Gospel Awards’, USA, for ‘International Artist of The Year’, ‘Special Event CD of The Year’ and ‘Children / Young Adult Artist of The Year’.