Central Florida’s Top Strings Rock Group Return to the Walt Disney Amphitheatre and Offer a Free, Family-Friendly, LIVE Outdoor 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
Press Release by Violectric Public Relations
Orlando, FL (October 15, 2020) – Performing LIVE on stage together for the very first time since early this year, renowned “Vinylinist” and Founder of “Violectric” Michelle Jones and the talented musicians of the Central Florida strings super-group announce the exciting return of the Violectric Holiday Show rocking back into the Walt Disney Amphitheatre at Lake Eola Park on Saturday, December 12, 2020 starting at 7pm. Free and open to the public, the 90-minute 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. Seating capacity will be limited to 50% and Covid-19 restrictions in place as per government mandates, and the concert will be simulcast around all of Lake Eola. Violectric has also 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 donate to Pet Alliance. View Pet Alliance’s “Wish List” at https://petallianceorlando.org/ways-give/wish-list/.
“It’s our first show coming out of quarantine, and we couldn’t be any happier that it’s our beloved holiday show,” says Jones. “After a very challenging year, we cannot wait to deliver the best live holiday rock strings show in Central Florida to our well-deserving community and do our part to make this holiday season a joyous one for all. We are excited to perform our unforgettable holiday mashups and Violectric favorites and support our friends at Pet Alliance, and we look forward to seeing everyone safely around Lake Eola Park enjoying our free, family-friendly, pet-friendly 8th annual Violectric Holiday Show.”
Experience the 8th Annual Violectric Holiday Show on Saturday, December 12, 2020 at 7pm 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/. For booking information, contact Southwest Artist Group at 877-297-SWAG (7924).
Formed in 2008, the accomplished members of Violectric “Classic Musicians Who Rock!” have been performing in various groups, orchestras and together for over two decades across the globe and alongside legends like Wayne Newton, Lady Gaga, Tim Burton, Morgan Freeman, Emeril Lagasse and many more. 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.