Originally from the Caribbean and currently living in Holland, this singer/songwriter and entrepreneur is always on the go. Juggling a career as an artist, Christiana trains and races horses, is an ambassador for IJM, owns a music school and recording studio called Jam-it! Studios, and recently launched a successful summer camp for teens called Jam-Camp!
You may have seen Christiana on The Voice of Holland or on De Beste Singer/Songwriter. She has also appeared on De Wereld Draait Door, De Verandering and has worked with artists such as Marco Borsato and Nick & Simon, and producers such as Henk Pool and Tony Black.
The Many faces
Of Christiana Bohorquez
Christiana was born an entrepreneur and playfully started little businesses at age 9.
In 2010, while still in college at age 20, she started her first official business. She now owns multiple businesses and organizations as she continues to live out her passions in life.
Her first solo performances in church as a singer were in 1993 as her dad, guitarist and bassist Freddy Bohorquez, accompanied her on guitar.
In 2009 she auditioned for CODARTS (Music Conservatory in Rotterdam) and attained her Bachelor of Music 2013.
Equestrian & Am. Jockey
Am. Jockey & Equestrian
She developed a strong passion for horses as a kid and begged her parents for riding lessons for over a year. On may 20th 2001 she finally had her first riding lesson and started competing in dressage and show-jumping in 2002.
In 2014 she started riding racehorses at the racetrack Duindigt in Holland, attended a course at the British Racing School in Newmarket, England in 2016 and started racing nationally and internationally including her participation in the Arabian Racing Female World Championship while breaking in horses as a freelancer.
International Justice Mission
Christiana became an ambassador of IJM in 2013, in which year she got the opportunity to travel to India with the organization to visit the offices in Chennai and Mumbai, a brick factory and the brothels with their under-cover investigators and she was able to meet and play music with a group of freed slaves.
In the airplane Christiana wrote the song "The Unknown" which she released soon after with a videoclip supporting IJM's mission.
A selection of music videos, live performances and horse racing
The song and music video written and recorded for International Justice Mission by Christiana Bohorquez.
Christiana's 2nd race and first time riding a winner: Banzai, at Duindigt.
Our Last Song
TV performance by Nicolas Kanza & Christiana Bohorquez.
Don't Know Why
Christiana's Voice of Holland audition in 2011.
Dansvloer van Dromen
TV performance of a Dutch song written and composed by Henk Pool.
Painting of Heaven
Live performance with Jafeth Bekx on the keys of this original song written by Christiana and Lennie van Zandwijk.
Businesses & Organizations
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