Central Florida’s Top Strings Rock Group Return to the Walt Disney Amphitheatre and Offer a Fun and Free LIVE Concert Featuring Classic Holiday Tunes with a Twist and More
Bring a Pet Supply, Donation and Your Furry Friend to Support Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando
Plus, Catch Violectric Headlining “Flavor Fest” of Horizon West on Saturday, November 9
Following another electrifying year of performances alongside legends like Wayne Newton, Lady Gaga, Tim Burton, Morgan Freeman and Emeril Lagasse, renowned “Vinylinist” and Founder of “Violectric” Michelle Jones will join the talented musicians of the Central Florida strings super-group on stage for the 7th annual Violectric Holiday Show rocking back into the Walt Disney Amphitheatre at Lake Eola Park on Saturday, December 14, 2019 starting at 6:30pm. Free and open to the public, the LIVE concert, presented by the City of Orlando Department of Families, Parks and Recreation, will feature traditional holiday songs like, “O Christmas Tree,” “The First Noel” and “Hanukkah, O Hanukkah” mashed up with classic rock tunes and modern hits like “Born to Run,” “Heroes” and “Sweet Dreams,” delivering a fun-filled, energetic and highly-unique holiday show unlike anything seen and heard before. Plus, Violectric has teamed up again with Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando for the pet-friendly show. Attendees are encouraged to bring their pets, a pet supply or make a donation to Pet Alliance. View Pet Alliance “Wish List” at https://petallianceorlando.org/ways-give/wish-list/.
In addition to the highly anticipated holiday concert, fans will get two chances to see Violectric live on stage this Fall, as headliners for the inaugural “Flavor Fest” of Horizon West at the Hamlin Town Center on Saturday, November 9. Admission is free, and Violectric will perform starting at 5pm and provide live music throughout the evening until 9pm.
“As another year comes to a close, I am once again extremely elated and grateful for all of the amazing experiences myself and my fellow wonderful musicians have been given,” says Jones. “To perform around legendary artists of the stage to the screen, provide live entertainment for audiences across the country, and truly do what we love, continues to be a dream come true. It’s always the greatest pleasure to return to Central Florida and perform for our beloved hometown. We look forward to seeing everyone at Flavor Fest and the Violectric Holiday Show, which we are also so thrilled to partner with Pet Alliance again.”
Experience the 7th Annual Violectric Holiday Show on Saturday, December 14, 2018 starting at 6:30pm at Walt Disney Amphitheatre at Lake Eola Park located at 99 N Rosalind Avenue, Orlando, Florida 32801. For more news, information and upcoming performances for Violectric and sister group Fretless Rock, visit http://violectric.net. For information on Violectric Educational Programs, visit http://education.violectric.net/.
Formed in 2008, the accomplished members of the “Classic Musicians Who Rock!” Violectric have been performing in various groups, orchestras and together for over two decades across the globe. Led by GRAMMY® Recording Artist and “Vinylinist” Michelle Jones, the electric string quintet plus keyboards and drums known as Violectric, and the captivating string ensembles of Fretless Rock, are a unique fusion of the passion and beauty of classical string instruments with the excitement of cutting-edge modern technology and effects. Their custom arrangements of classic and modern rock tunes like “Who Are You?” “Nothing Else Matters,” “Chandelier,” and “Despacito” cannot be heard anywhere else. Using their own proprietary arrangements tailored to sound unlike any other, Violectric takes audiences on a musical revolution that is guaranteed to change the way they look at everything they play. Performing on a mix of exclusive Violuminescence™ lighted instruments and bows with classic acoustic string instruments with electric pickups and effects, you have never heard a string quintet quite like this. From The Beatles to Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith to The Rolling Stones, Violectric performs LIVE musical hits without any recorded elements or backing tracks. Violectric is committed to music education offering music education programs throughout the United States, Asia and beyond, including master classes and performances combining Violectric with student string groups, which Violectric develops in partnership with the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts and School for the Arts as their Artists in Residence.