Casio Donates Three Keyboards to New Jersey City University in Memory of
DOVER, N.J., June 25, 2013
DOVER, N.J., June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Casio America, Inc. has donated
three keyboards to New Jersey City University in memory of Dominique Romeo,
the father of Rob Romeo '85, an assistant professor of music at his alma
mater. Casio America's donation of a Privia PX-330, a Privia PX-350, and an
XW-P1 synthesizer to the University's Caroline L. Guarini Department of Music,
Dance and Theatre was made through Stephen Schmidt, vice president of the
company's Musical Instruments Division.
"Our keyboard donation represents our commitment to enhancing music education
at NJCU and re-enforcing the legacy and love for music that Domique Romeo left
behind," said Schmidt.
A master cabinet maker whose handiwork included designing and building doors
at the Metropolitan Opera House, Dominique was born in Italy, raised in
France, and immigrated to the United States in 1952. He became an American
citizen in 1957 and settled in Cliffside Park in 1960.
Among many other interests, the elder Mr. Romeo was an avid opera and music
fan who attended and recorded every one of his son's campus concerts, becoming
such a beloved audience member that performances would not begin until he had
arrived.Mr. Romeo died on June 10, 2012.
For additional information regarding Casio's portfolio of electronic musical
instruments, please visit www.CasioMusicGear.com
About Casio America, Inc.
Casio America, Inc., Dover, N.J., is the U.S. subsidiary of Casio Computer
Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, one of the world's leading manufacturers of consumer
electronics and business equipment solutions. Established in 1957, Casio
America, Inc. markets calculators, keyboards, mobile presentation devices,
disc title and label printers, watches, cash registers and other consumer
electronic products. Casio has strived to fulfill its corporate creed of
"creativity and contribution" through the introduction of innovative and
imaginative products. For more information, visit www.casiousa.com.
SOURCE Casio America, Inc.
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