Published On: Fri, Dec 6th, 2013

New Generation Orchestra of Curacao Concert Series, with invited guests Josh Henderson (violin) and Yuri Bakker (piano)

PietermaaiThe New Generation Orchestra of Curacao proudly presents their concert series for December.
December 14th, 19:15 /  Fundraising Classical Concert at Cathedral of Pietermaai (15 Guilders)
December 17th, 20:00 / Fundraising Jazz Concert at Freewinds Ship (15 guilders)
December 15, 17:30 Karakter Restaurant Coral Estates / Relaxed and Jazzy
December 19, 19:00 Floris Suites / Pop Music
Other gigs will be announced
On the 14th of December 19:15 the New Gen Orchestra will be holding their annual christmas concert in the Cathedral of Pietermaai.  The concert will showcase the students of New Gen from 7 to 20 years of age, and adult groups.  The students will be playing classical and Christmas favorites.  The concert will also feature Josh Henderson on violin and Yuri Bakker on piano. Josh and Yuri are two up-and-coming New York-based classical/jazz artist.  They will be playing classical and Christmas selections. Tickets are 15 guilders and can be purchased at the door or by email at
If you love jazz then the please join us on the Freewinds ship for a Night of Jazz. On the 17th of December 20:00 Josh and Yuri will be joined by Mario Sosa on Bass, Rendel Rosalia on percussion and musicians from the Freewinds band.  The group will be playing jazz standards and popular music with a jazzy feel.  Tickets are 15 guilders and can be purchased at the door or by email at - please bring photo id for boat entry. Space is limited.
Proceeds for both concerts will go to the New Gen Orchestra to help purchase instruments.  The New Gen Orchestra is a non profit group that is devoted to teaching violin, viola, cello and bass to youth and adults.  We use the Suzuki method for the younger students with the main goal of having a full orchestra on the island by 2020.
Josh an Yuri  will also be performing at Karakter at Coral Estates the 15th, 17:30 and Floris Suites the 19th . Please stop buy grab a drink and enjoy the smooth sounds. These performance are free, however donations are welcome.
The group will also be performing at schools and leading workshops with the New Gen Orchestra’s students.
We would like to thank our sponsors: American Women’s Club, De Ron Machineshop, Sol Food Restaurant Westpunt, Floris Hotel, Freewinds Ship, Cynthia Batey, Kevin Batey, Allison Grubb, and our main sponsor Pinnacle Sports.
For more information please contact: or send a text to 518-6555.

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