• Soloing with the Symphonic Pops of Long Island
Back by popular demand! Deni returned on June 26, 2022 at Heckscher Park in Huntington, LI. as the featured soloist with the Symphonic Pops of Long Island under the direction of Maestro Stephen Michael Smith for a program of her original music with the Symphony! They performed 3 of Deni's original instrumentals, plus her version of the Edgar Winter classic, Frankenstein!
• HAPPY HOUR LIVE on YouTube
Deni's "HAPPY HOUR LIVE" online Concert Series is still available for streaming from Youtube! It was always a fun party with listeners from around the world, including Brazil, Canada, Australia, Japan, N. Ireland, the Netherlands, Tanzania, Colombia, Uruguay, Spain, and all over the USA. Here's the YouTube link! And while you're there, please subscribe to her YouTube channel. Thanks!
• THE CHIEFTAINS FEATURED DENI at VERIZON CENTER, PHILLY MARCH 11, 2020
The legendary Irish band, The Chieftains asked Deni to sit in as a featured soloist during their Grand Finale at the on March 11th, 2020. This was the Chieftains IRISH GOODBYE TOUR, and Deni was accompanied by Chris Flynn!!! They were also scheduled to play with them at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center. But sadly their tour was postponed until further notice. Here's a link to the performance! CLICK HERE.
• BRILLIANT REVIEW IN FORBES MAGAZINE
Forbes profiled Deni's 2020 performance at Carnegie in the very prestigious Forbes Magazine. Here's the link.
Notable quotes: "Engaging, multi-talented violinist Deni Bonet." "Unlike most violinists, she is not nailed to the floor. And she doesn’t shy away from going head-to-head with the guitar player, having fun and breaking an erstwhile-stodgy image of the grand old instrument.
• CARNEGIE HALL FEBRUARY 7 ENCORE PERFORMANCE SOLD OUT
Deni and her band performed to a SOLD OUT audience at Carnegie Hall on Friday, February 7th, 2020. This was Deni's fourth time playing a full set of her original music for the 6th Annual Chinese New Year Spectacular. Last year's concert was also a sell out!
• DENI SOLO WITH THE DANBURY COMMUNITY ORCHESTRA
On February 28th, Deni was the soloist with Danbury Community Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Stephen Michael Smith. They performed full orchestral arrangements of Deni Bonet's original music to a full house!
• RECORDING IN ZANZIBAR
Deni returned to Zanzibar for a couple of weeks in January 2020, where she took "The Stone Town Rockerz" into a recording studio to record tracks for her upcoming CD release.
Deni Bonet was made an ARTS ENVOY to Zanzibar, Tanzania in 2019. She was selected to participate in the “Arts Envoy Program”, with a grant supported by the U.S. State Department. There’s only a small number of these grants awarded each year, so it was a terrific honor! She did a residency at the prestigious Dhow Countries Music Academy in Stone Town, which Deni called "the Juilliard of East Africa", teaching songwriting, rock and roll, and violin! She also mentored a local rock band, The Stone Town Rockerz. The month finished with a big concert in Dar es Salaam which was sponsored by the US Embassy of Tanzania.