On February 24th, 2016. SVET performed at the annual Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School Benefit. This event was held in Manhattan, New York at the renowned Cipriani on 42nd Street. The event held multiple silent auctions as well as a auction for luxury items.
Dr. Richard J. Soghoian – Headmaster of the school was able to give details about a new middle school that is being built right now with the help of donations.
(Artist rendition of new middle school.)
Throughout the night,the Benefit for the CGPS was able to collect over 1 million dollars in donations!
SVET was the headline performer for the night. He got the night kicked off before the auction and had people dancing off their seats! The whole night was a success for the CGPS!
On February 21st, 2016 SVET performed for the Bridal Fantasy Expo in Fredrick, Maryland. Once Upon a Time Events put on this show that was designed for expecting brides to come together in one place and experience all their wedding needs. SVET performed 2 sets to show the experience of his performance as it would be in a wedding setting. SVET’s first set was a mix of some slower ballads to give people ideas of a first dance song accompanied by his violin. His second set was a high energy set that displayed SVET’s ability to get people dancing on the dance floor.
There were over 140 brides that registered for the event. This event also displayed a lot of vendors from the Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia area. These included limo, dress services, photographers and videographers, DJ’s, lighting and design and catering as well.
Below is a short video of the event.