NEW YORK, NY – November 14, 2014 â€“ (HISPANICIZE WIRE) – In a phone conference sponsored by Afro Latin Soul Artist Glenda Del E and Gypsie Soul Artist Edwin Vazquez whose artistic name is +E, both announced they will be collaborating in the fundraiser â€œMusic can change the world, a concert for the kidsâ€ in which the proceeds will be going to the Artists for Creative Theatre Organization. The organization is a 501.C3 organization that opens the creative outlet for both children and adults to pursue their creative dreams.
“I decided to perform for The ACT concert fundraiser, because I truly believe in what they are doing. As a multimedia artist, I know how important it is to have a program that encourages the arts in our youth. Any form of art – acting, music, and painting; will increase self-esteem, confidence, give a sense of belonging and create an active part in the community”
The show will feature showcases from both artists. Glenda will be performing her new single Love Unity Passion (LUP), which is included in her first studio album Q-ban Mixology. The song is a representation of her dream, vision and mission of what she wanted to be in life. Vazquez will be performing songs from his new album Spanglish, which will be released in 2015.
“Each year I donate to many different organizations and charities. I decided to perform for The ACT concert fundraiser, because I truly believe in what they are doing. As a multimedia artist, I know how important it is to have a program that encourages the arts in our youth. Any form of art – acting, music, and painting; will increase self-esteem, confidence, give a sense of belonging and create an active part in the community. Building on creative skills and social network is essential for our youth. Please support ACT and our children,â€ said Vasquez whose artistic name is +E.
MCing the event will be comedian, owner of Glitter Rock Life productions Madame Bullet (Cypress). â€œI’m excited and honored to be a part of this event. Giving back to my community is of the utmost importance. As a performer I understand that Art in any form is a great outlet. It helps kids express themselves in ways that speaking alone cannot.â€
The concert will be taking place on December 2, 2014 at Room 53, on 53rd street between eight and 9th avenue. The event will be sponsored by Flaco Coquito, So Phenomenal Ent. LLC, Sassy Sweets, Star Delight Catering, Bronx or Nothing clothing and Team Best Body Fitness.
About the performers:
Glenda del E is a multifaceted Afro Latin Soul artist from Cuba, who is passionate about being able to influence, inspire, and collaborate the world with her music. Open to a variety of musical influences, from classical piano repertoire and Cuban folklore, to Hip Hop, R&B and Jazz, del E has managed to establish herself as an extremely talented versatile musician, amongst diverse music circles in Havana, Miami, Toronto and currently in NYC.
Edwin Vazquez +E is a Singer. Songwriter. Vocal Trumpeter. Composer. Guitarist. Percussionist. Born in Santuce Puerto Rico, and raised in Brooklyn, Edwin was blessed with raw talent and a spirited gypsy soul. He fuses Rumba, Flamenco, Jazz, Râ€™nâ€™B, and Bossa Nova, mixed with the sounds of New York, using Spanish, English and Taino lyrics. His songs will sing to your Mind, heart and soul. Edwin was signed to Cutting Records as Eddie Vazz & The Midi Boyz in the 90s. Throughout his vibrant musical journey he has played/recorded with legends such as Paul Simon, Tony Vega, Marc Anthony, Judy Torres, Frankie Negron, Bernie Williams and Tito Puente Jr., graced the stages of Lincoln Center, Cami Concert Hall, Webster Hall, Miller Theatre, The Gershwin Theatre, B.B. King and numerous other venues throughout the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada.
“Music is the best way I know how to love,”Â said Vasquez whose artistic name is +E.
Tickets are $10.00 to purchase a ticket go to: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/music-can-change-the-world-a-concert-for-kids-tickets-13917853675