The Crescent is delighted to welcome to the stage Deni Bonet.
A New York City-based pop/rock singer/songwriter and classically trained violinist, she began her career as a featured performer on the National Public Radio show, Mountain Stage; singing and has been performing in her own right and accompanying guests on the show.
Deni left the show to pursue a solo career, with a mission to prove that there is more to the violin than concertos and hoedowns. She has recorded & performed with Cyndi Lauper, REM, Sarah McLachlan, Indigo Girls, Warren Zevon, Mundy, and many others, as well as performing her own music around the world.
Deni Bonet has a reputation for high-energy performances and particularly for her dynamic violin playing. Performance highlights include shows at Carnegie Hall, the United Nations, the Great Wall of China, and the White House for President Obama along with, the First Lady and Vice-President Biden. 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".
Deni’s brand new album, Bright Shiny Objects, has just been released on Zip Records/Sony-RED, and is already receiving incredible reviews from some of the most prestigious music publications. Details of this album and Deni’s other CD releases, together with video & music clips, photos, etc. can be found on her award-winning website at www.denibonet.com
“Tracks on the album soar high with vibrancy and her ability to stun from beginning to end.” No Depression
“Bound to be one of the standout records of 2017, I'm calling this early as one of my favorite records of the year.” Paste Magazine
“Just finished listening to this masterpiece. The playing is so damn rich and fine and tempered and textured; the melodies are strong and enveloping.” PopDose Magazine
Published on 7 February 2018