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Music

Battle of the Bands: Tunes and Taco Throw Down to Raise Money for Nana Baby Children’s Home

Two epic battles will be going down: come vote for your favorite band and your favorite taco! What goes together better than “Tunes & Tacos”?

St. John Recovery Choir Presents “Love City Soul” Concert Online on April 23

Four years ago following the devastation of hurricanes Irma and Maria, the St. John Recovery Choir sang a concert of Motown and Soul music, and it made the singers (and audience members) feel so good that they begged choir director Kristen Carmichael-Bowers to do it again. This year, she agreed.

Partners for Strings VI Youth Orchestra Transforms Children Through Music

Violins, cellos, flutes, trumpets, clarinets, steel pans, drums and more combine to create a unique sound of classical, Caribbean and pop music through the new Partners for Strings Virgin Islands Youth Orchestra.

Pianist Joy Cline Phinney and L’Étoile Violin Duo Perform on St. John on Friday, April 8

St. John's School of the Arts is presenting pianist Joy Cline Phinney with L'Étoile Violin Duo in concert on Friday, April 8 at 6 p.m.

St. John School of the Arts Presents Brooklyn Rider in Concert Followed by “Dinner at Eight” on Friday, March 25

St. John may be small and remote, but the St. John School of the Arts wants to be certain that residents can enjoy performances by world-class musicians through the Sis Frank Concert Series.

Singer with STJ Ties to Audition on ‘American Idol’ Sunday

A singer with ties to St. John will audition for the 20th season of “American Idol” on Sunday at 9 p.m. on ABC (8 p.m. EST).

St. John School of the Arts Invites Public to a Free Outdoor Concert of the American Spiritual Ensemble on March 12

This year, on Saturday, March 12, the community is invited to celebrate the fact that the world is (somewhat) returning to normal with a free, outdoor, sunset concert by the American Spiritual Ensemble presented by the St. John School of the Arts.

Is STX Music Festival a Forerunner to St. Thomas Carnival?

Does the President's Day music festival this weekend on St. Croix pave the way for a St.Thomas Carnival in April? Ian Turnbull, director of the V.I. Division of Festivals, thinks so.

St. John School of the Arts Reopens with New Classes, World-Class Concert Series, and Art Auction

Nearly two years ago, the St. John School of the Arts suspended all programs, including classes, concerts, and special events, because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Forum Brings A Classical Music Concert to St. Thomas

This weekend, The Forum will return with its annual classical music concert, with serenades from pianist Julian Gargiulo and the Virgin Islands' own Grammy Award-winning percussionist, Dion Parson.

Sebastian Franks Wants You to Find Your ‘Purpose’

“Remember What You’re Fighting For” is the name of Sebastian Franks’s newest album and features his focal song “Purpose,” which inspires people to find their reason for being.

Love is the Focus of Darshania’s New Album ‘Heart Chakra’

As a yogini, healing artist, musician, and writer, Darshania continues her life journey with the release of the album “Heart Chakra.”

Leo TH3RD Sibilly Releases New Single “Bettin On Me”

29-year-old Virgin Islander, Leo Sibilly III, released his latest single, "Bettin On Me," on December 13, 2021, to push himself to keep reaching his goals and encourage others to do the same.

Street Level VI Awards Hughley Prince Scholarship to New Testament Academy

"The Street Level VI Hughley Prince Memorial Scholarship allows us to spearhead relaunching the Steel Pan Division of our youth music education program, get maintenance for the existing equipment, lessons for the students and secure instructors.”

Recovery Choir Welcomes New Members for Zoom Rehearsals, Online Holiday Concert

The St. John Recovery Choir is welcoming new members, and the good news is you can live anywhere in the world and become a member because the fall season will be held virtually.

Street Level VI Accepting Applications for Hughley Prince Memorial Scholarships

Scholarship monies must be used towards music education, the purchase of a new instrument or the production of a concert (virtual or live).

U.S. Virgin Islands Hosts First ‘Vaccine Fete’

The Department of Tourism’s Division of Festivals has pioneered the return of in-person Carnival events while prioritizing public health safety and the importance of getting the COVID-19 vaccine.

‘Music Mondays’ Feature Virtual Conversations About Importance of Music Education

The next installments of Music Mondays will feature Rashawn Ross and Delyno “Pressure” Brown on March 22, and Dion Parson on March 29.

V.I. Curator and Arts Advocate Launches Online Archive

This online archive seeks to support artists in archiving, preserving and making accessible – virtually and to the public – U.S. Virgin Islands visual and literary artistic responses to the COVID-19 global pandemic.

Crucian Rapper ‘P-Nut Deh Real Nut’ Draws Attention With His ‘Carib Drill’

Rap Artist “P-Nut Deh Real Nut,” also known as “PNDRN,” is starting the year on a high note, with more than three million streams on Sound Cloud and more than 100,000 views on YouTube.
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