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Deni Bonet Musical Performance on Zoom
Saturday, September 12 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm | add to Google Calendar
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Deni Bonet is a singer/songwriter & virtuoso violinist playing quirky, melodic and fun folk-rock for all ages.
Deni Bonet is a New York City-based pop/rock singer/songwriter and classically trained violinist. Deni began her career as a featured performer on the National Public Radio show, Mountain Stage, singing and performing as a featured artist and accompanying guests on the show. She has since recorded & performed with Cyndi Lauper, REM, Sarah McLachlan, Indigo Girls, Warren Zevon, and many others, as well as performing her own music around the world. She has recently been a soloist with the Baylor Symphony Orchestra, the Symphonic Pops of Long Island, and will be performing with the Danbury Community Orchestra in February 2020.
Deni Bonet’s reputation for high-energy performances and particularly for her dynamic violin playing, has found her in demand, headlining festivals, performing arts centers, clubs, colleges and international venues. Performance highlights include concerts at Carnegie Hall, the United Nations, the Great Wall of China, and the White House for President Obama. Her music has been featured on HBO, NBC, American Airlines, several film and modern dance projects, and has been described by the Wall Street Journal as like “Sheryl Crow meets the B-52’s”. She was awarded a grant in 2019 through the Arts Envoy Program of the U.S. Government to spend a month’s residency in Africa teaching violin, songwriting, and rock ’n roll at a music college in Zanzibar. She also performed concerts for the U.S. Embassy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, and returned to Zanzibar in January 2020 to record with a local Zanzibarian band she had mentored.
Deni’s latest album, Bright Shiny Objects, released on Sony/RED, received glowing reviews and airplay on radio stations all over the world. Details of this album and Deni’s other CD releases, together with video & music clips, photos, etc. can be found on her website at www.denibonet.com