Video: Duo 1804 (Val Jeanty & Daniel Bernard Roumain)EPK
DUO1804 is a collaboration between violinist, composer, and educator DBR and composer, percussionist, and turntablist Val-Inc. The duo premiered at RestorationRocks! in Brooklyn, New York in October 2015. Shot and Edited by Richard Louissaint
Duo 1804 – New Music Project By Val-Inc and DBR
Excited to be involved in this new collaborative project with two talented musicians of Haitian descent. Video EPK coming soon.
Haitian Rite of Spring 4/4/15
Performances by Haitian singer Riva NYRI Precil, and musicians Monvelyno and Buyu Ambroise, with a impromptu perfomance by Pauline Jean. At Shapeshifter Lab in Brooklyn.
Meridian Lights at Parallels, a Monthy Multimedia Event
Parallels is Monthly event curated by singer/songwriter Denitia Odigie. It takes place The Kymberle Project in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Meridian Lights is the duo of Bradley Valentin & Yohimbe Sampson. http://www.meridianlightsmusic.com/ ,
Haitian Rapper, Singer, Actress Princess Eud, #wearetheNewHaitians
Interview Done For Newest Haitian Creative Subject: Nadege Fleurimond
This past week I shot an interview with Chef, caterer and author Nadege Fleurimond for my Haitian Creatives Series , inside Kinanm Lounge, a cozy space in Prospects Heights that she helps to manage. She also hosts an open mic night there on Sundays featuring a variety of talent.
My Solo Exhibition in Haiti
Another great thing to happen aside from my visiting Haiti was having my first solo exhibition there which features work from my Haitian Creatives series. It’s curated by Veronica Sharon and runs until December 29th in Petionville.
My Haitian Creatives Project Screening Recap
This past Tuesday I found myself standing in front of a packed house in Prospect Heights at Kombit, a Haitian bar and restaurant. I was introducing myself and the project I had started about a year ago out of frustration on creatives of Haitian descent. I was gesturing way too …
New Haitian Creatives Series Entry is Here! DJ Hard Hittin Harry
Photo Essay and Complete presentation can be found here. HAITIAN CREATIVES SERIES: DJ Hard Hittin Harry from Richard Louissaint on Vimeo.
Kickstarter for Filmmaker Easmanie Michel X Edwidge Danticat Caroline’s Wedding
Listen Up Haitian Filmmaker Easmanie Michel is raising money for her film Caroline’s Wedding based on the Edwidge Danticat story of the same name (From Krik Krak). Check out the campaign here. http://carolinesweddingfilm.tumblr.com carolinesweddingfilm