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VIPACC to Host Free Community Concerts

Free community concerts will be held on all three islands from Thursday to Sunday, the Virgin Islands Performing Arts Cultural Connection (VIPACC) announced.

Lady Gang Presents Immersive Art Experience on St Thomas Thursday

Jen Korte, known by her stage name “Lady Gang,” is bringing immersive art to St. Thomas with a Thursday event at Tillett Gardens that also celebrates the release of her newest album. Korte's innovative live performances have long captivated audiences in the Virgin Islands. As a one-woman show, she layers tracks of various instruments to create a rich, full sound, all while showcasing her vocal talent.

20 Piece Orchestra and Grammy Award Winning Vocalist to Take Stage May 25

On Saturday, May 25 the V.I. Lottery will present VIPACC, Virgin Islands Performing Arts Cultural Connection at Prior-Jollek Hall on Antilles School campus. 

Art and Music Appreciation Day at Educational Complex H.S. Cultivates Creativity, Community

St. Croix Educational Complex High School (SCECHS) proudly hosted Art and Music Appreciation Day on Monday, March 25, during lunchtime, an event orchestrated by the Fine Arts Department.

Victor Provost and Alex Brown Return to St. John for Concert with Special Guest Etienne Charles March 29

The St. John School of the Arts will present a jazz concert featuring Victor Provost and Alex Brown with special guest Etienne Charles on March 29 at 6 p.m.

Youngest STJ Students Perform in Cruz Bay for the Public Wednesday

More than one hundred St. John children from kindergarten to second grade will come together to present a choir concert on Wednesday at the Julius E. Sprauve School. The 30-minute performance begins at 5:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public

Water Island Music Festival: Pianist Julian Gargiulo Anticipates Two Unforgettable Evenings, Starting Friday

It was 19 years ago that the Water Island Festival first started, transforming from a jam session for 75 people in the living room of founder Alex Randall to a now packed house at the Prior Jollek Hall at Antilles School, where it returns this Friday and Saturday with two unforgettable lineups.

St. John School of the Arts Presents The Westerlies in Concert on Friday, Feb. 23.

On Friday, Feb. 23, at 6 p.m., the St. John School of the Arts will present a concert by The Westerlies, a genre-defying brass quartet. Tickets are $50 and are available by clicking the Events tab on the St. John School of the Arts website and at the door.

Saturday Fundraiser for STJ Pan Dragons Features Ron Lee Jr. and Friends

Since 1996, literally hundreds of youngsters on St. John have shared the joy of making music as members of the steel band known for decades as the Love City Pan Dragons Youth Steel Orchestra. Now, with the hope of traveling to perform at Antigua’s carnival this summer, the Pan Dragons are hosting a fundraising concert at the St. John School of the Arts on Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m.

Update: Sing St. John Holiday Celebration in the Park Postponed Until Dec. 21

Sing St. John will hold its sixth annual Holiday Celebration in Cruz Bay’s Frank Powell Park on Dec. 21 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The show was originally scheduled for Dec. 16 but has been postponed due to inclement weather.

Thriving Charity Advocates Donates $30K to Support UVI’s Music Program

Designed to engage students with music and the arts, UVI’s music program prepares graduates to teach in the K-12 education system with specializations available in piano, voice, steel pan, percussion and various woodwind or brass instruments.

Charity Advocates Presents $30,000 Donation for Strings Virgin Islands Youth Orchestra

"I understand the value of the next generation of musicians and supporting their creativity." 

The Forum Season 2023-2024

The Forum Season 2023-2024 emphasizes the developing influence of the African diaspora with fresh, new energy in the classical music genre.

Liberty Foundation Awards $5,000 to United Jazz Foundation for Education Program

With school coming back in session, United Jazz Foundation is kicking off its VI Youth Ensemble music education program for underserved teens in St. Thomas thanks to a $5,000 grant from the Liberty Foundation.

Partners for Strings V.I. Youth Orchestra Is Expanding Free Summer Workshop to St. Croix

This is the first step in expanding the youth orchestra to the ‘Big Island.’ Partners for Strings' main objective is to target students who are at risk and underserved or under-resourced.

Attendance Is Limited, Tickets Are Required for Payge Turner Performance at 81C

Event will take place on Wednesday, May 31; doors open at 5 p.m./show begins at 6 p.m. Tickets are available for $40 in advance / online only.

Caribbean Music Festival – Part Three to Light Up the Frederiksted Stage Saturday

The Caribbean Music Festival will light up the stage in downtown Frederiksted at the Verne I. Richards Memorial Park, Saturday, May 27. The grounds will open at 5:30 p.m. with vendor booths and the St. Croix Rising Stars Steel Pan Orchestra will perform.

81C Begins a New Live Music Series: ‘81C SOUND’

81C is presenting a new live music series in historic Charlotte Amalie featuring highly selective intimate performances by standout local and international music talent that is raw, adventurous and original.

G-Clef Music Academy Opens Online Registration for ‘2023 Summer Music Adventure Time’

The four-week amazing adventure teaches students how to read music and perform different music styles; plus, it's all wrapped in fun!

Electronic Dance Music Stars Set For St. Thomas

In a first-of-its-kind event, EDM’s BPMs are headed for STT. If only one of those acronyms is familiar, you are forgiven. But those in the know are salivating for a St. Thomas music festival unlike any to date, concert promoters said Friday.

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