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The Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands (CFVI) and United Jazz Foundation (UJF) will present the Jaci and Jerry Silverberg Trumpet Awards to Keshawn Hardy and Daniel Newton at 7:30 p.m., June 2.
Steel bands from public and parochial schools on St. Croix showcased their musical talents at the annual Steel Pan Exposition held April 22 at the Randall “Doc” James Racetrack.
“This is a once in a lifetime opportunity where our seniors and young ones will be in the same room enjoying a live performance such as this. We are excited to host the group and experience this cultural exchange,” said Alvin Milligan.
The 25-member Danish ensemble visited the school through an invitation of Woodson Music Department Chairperson Mario Thomas, whose colleague Dr. Eugene “Doc” Petersen was instrumental in bringing the ensemble to the island as part of a cultural exchange program.
The U.S. Virgin Islands can look forward to the magic of the acclaimed Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choir under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark.
Schools in the St. Croix District are highlighting quelbe and cariso music, among other aspects of local culture during their celebrations of Virgin History Month.
The following movies are now playing at Sunny Isle Theaters on St. Croix.
An evening full of art, history and literature drew hundreds of people to the Hebrew Congregation of St. Thomas’ historic synagogue in downtown Charlotte Amalie on Friday evening.
He is passionate about his craft, committed to developing his skill, focused on his mission, and living his dream. Reginald Cyntje is a musician, educator, and social activist, but one thing of which he is most proud, is being a Virgin Islander.
New York Times bestselling author Alice Hoffman arrives in the territory in February to speak about her latest novel “The Marriage of Opposites,” partially set on 19th century St. Thomas.