“Well, I was born in Cap-Haïtien, Haiti (Au Cap). As far as music is concerned, there’s a lot of diversity there so it all started there when I was very young with some friends around the neighborhood. Since school was always a priority in my household, it was really difficult to actualize the talent I realized I had from an early age. Also, I grew up listening to two of the biggest orchestras in the country from Au Cap,
Mr. Jiha served as Deputy Comptroller for Pension Investment and Public Finance in the Office of the New York State Comptroller. As the state’s chief investment officer, he managed the assets of the New York State Common Retirement Fund (CRF) – then the nation’s second-largest pension fund valued at $120 billion. He also oversaw New York’s College Savings Program, with assets of $2 billion, and the state’s short-
When I received the go ahead from Raoul Denis Jr. to conduct this interview, I was very thrilled and really wanted this interview to be special and very well conducted. I could have done it, but I felt that
Interview Revisited: Cynthia Blanc First Women Power Broker Of The HMI
Cynthia Blanc used to be on top of the Haitian Music Industry (HMI) ladder about 8 years ago...The most influential person in the HMI...in charge of one of the most successful Music Awards in the HMI in
One aspect that we often tend to ignore about our rich Haitian culture is the traditional dance of Haiti. But one person that has not ignored this aspect of our culture is Haitian traditional dance instructor, choreographer and performer, Nadia Dieudonné.