Musical Brilliance Unveiled: Ambassador H.E. Cheryl Bazard Attends New Year’s Event Featuring Bahamian Trumpeter Giveton Gelin

Embassy of The Bahamas, Brussels
Brussels, Belgium
14 January 2024

Press Release

Ambassador H.E. Cheryl Bazard graces a spectacular New Year’s event, featuring the musical brilliance of trumpeter Giveton Gelin, highlighting a celebration of cultural richness and global talent.

The advent of 2024 was marked with extraordinary flair as Her Excellency Cheryl Bazard, Ambassador and Diplomat, graced a New Year’s event, highlighted by a captivating performance from Giveton Gelin, a groundbreaking trumpeter hailing from The Bahamas.

The ambiance of the evening was enriched by Giveton’s soulful melodies, creating an unforgettable start to the year. Giveton, a self-taught talent, exemplifies the power of focus and determination, having earned admission to the prestigious Julliard School. His remarkable journey includes collaborations with multi-Grammy winner Jon Batiste, showcasing his commitment to musical excellence.

Ambassador H.E. Cheryl Bazard expressed her admiration for this impressive young Bahamian musician, celebrating his accomplishments and recognizing the cultural richness he brings to the global stage. The event underscored the importance of fostering and acknowledging talent, transcending borders, and showcasing the incredible achievements of individuals from The Bahamas.

As we embark on a new year, Ambassador H.E. Cheryl Bazard looks forward to continued cultural exchanges and collaborations that strengthen the bonds between nations, celebrating the diversity and talent that unites us globally.

About The Embassy, Belgium: The Embassy of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas to the Kingdom of Belgium and Mission to the European Union serves to enhance both bilateral and multilateral relations with the European Union, the Organisation of African Caribbean and Pacific States (OACPS), the Community of Latin and Caribbean Countries (CELAC) as well as other organisations and is an active participant in the Caribbean Group of Embassies in Brussels. We invite you to contact us and experience why it’s “better in The Bahamas”.

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