The Houston Chronicle is the oldest and largest newspaper in Houston. It's Sunday edition serves over 1 Million subscribers. A great article about Vel Lewis published on page 2 of the Sunday edition over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. The following online version contains eleven (11) pictures of Vel on his keyboards. Follow this link to view it: Harvey experience inspires Jazz [...]
Vel Lewis returned to daytime TV for his third appearance on the KHOU-TV Great Day Houston show with host Deborah Duncan on Friday, August 24, 2018 for a Special "live" telecast commemorating the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Harvey. If you weren't able to enjoy the show, click here to view it from Great Day Houston's YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/jJpb3c2EJa4 If you did not see his [...]
Vel Lewis has been busy promoting the Instrument Fund Program he established recently and the Summer Jazz Concert & Dinner to kickoff the program with partners Fort Bend Education Foundation and the Edison Arts Foundation. The following news article is circulating all around Fort Bend County: Vel Lewis partners with Fort Bend Education and Edison Arts Foundations Vel appeared once [...]
The past six months of music performances were amazing, to say the least. But when I received a call to perform with my band at the newly-constructed, state-of-the-art performing arts center known as Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land. I knew this would be fantastic. And not only would we be performing at this fabulous venue, but our performance would be recorded [...]
"STEM is an educational program developed to prepare primary and secondary students for college and graduate study in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). In addition to subject-specific learning, STEM aims to foster inquiring minds, logical reasoning, and collaboration skills."  Those of you who either know me personally or heard me speak during radio & TV [...]
It's always great to receive good news when you're not expecting it. I received this poster during a meeting a couple days ago. The single from my "Colors Of Soul" EP entitled "Maybe So" is a featured track. If you're not aware of this magazine, I recommend signing up for it. After reading through it, I thought the graphics are exquisitely laid [...]
Lots of exciting things going on in 2017. Check it all out here in my latest newsletter edition: Vel Lewis Music News & Updates. Please feel free to share this with your friends and family. May God bless you and your families with a happy, safe, and prosperous New Year.
Happy New Year of 2017! Tomorrow, the third of five video presentations in our “Bach 2 Soul” program called “The Art and Science of Piano and Organ" co-hosted by Mariam Haddad of Performance English (Performance-English.com) and Efrem Jernigan, President of South Union Community Development Corporation (South Union CDC) will be an extremely special day for @SouthUnionCDC STEM program students, who are now known as [...]