Who Is Yvenson Balde
Born in (Pareidon) lascahobas, plateau central Haiti.
Yvenson Balde started his musical career in 2000 and integrated the band BERACA in 2001 to play keyboard. By then, people started to know him as a musician. In 2002, he was recruited to be the keys player of the gospel choir “heavenly voice de Lascahobas”. While he was doing his job playing keys, his maestro Barthelemy Formule discovered his new talent and asked him to join as one of the lead singers. Yvenson doesn’t have a problem singing any type of voice, soprano, tenor or alto. After a period of experience music, he decided to create his own band J.E.L.S (Jeunes Elus du Salut) in 2003. This band has been a success for him. Yvenson said “we, musician of JELS were not the best musician in the Haitian musical system, but we did our best to be the best band in PLATEAU CENTRAL and we were the CHOUCHOU of them”.
After graduated from high school, he got transferred to “Universite L’umiere d’Haiti”; where he started studying computer science. He did not give up on his musician career. Every weekend, he traveled to his town (lascahobas) in order to rehearse. In 2008, he came to the United States in order to continue his study at (Nassau community college) in NewYork. That didn’t stop him from continuing with his music occupation; he started another band named, F.O.G (followers of God). A year later, he has been called to join Phare Celeste Band as a keyboard player. Happily, he joined the band. Now, he no longer plays keyboard for the band, but the front man of the band (Lead Singer).
In 2011, Yvenson partnered with Yvener Antoine and founded a well-known company by the name of Gospamag.Inc, a legal multimedia (Videos, Photos, Web design, Live sound, Music Studio, etc.) company to the service of the world. January 1rst 2012, Gospamag was officially up and running until now Gospamag is doing good. Yvenson is a producer, arranger, songwriter, and so on.
Married and father of two. God’s Plan never fail, He is Thankful that his family supports his musical career a lot more than ever expected. Music is in his Blood, when it comes to singing for God’s Glory he will never stop producing music. Through this journey, he received numerous calls or offers to join the circular music industry but he had never let the offers make him forget his reason of living on this earth. Still a Proud Member of Phare Celeste Band, In June 30th 2014, he released his first solo album “I’m Brand New” that he encourages you to check out on all major websites around the world. Yvenson is always open and willing to Team up with other artists or Band (Contact him at Yvensonbalde@gmail.com or (516)-537-8081). That’s not it yet, his career has just started and he will never stop singing the glory of God till his last day on this earth.