Sagemont Prep + Sebastián Yatra, Alumnus & GRAMMY Winner, Celebrate New Conservatory of the Arts

Sagemont Preparatory School, a leading educational institution, recently joined forces with illustrious alumnus Sebastián Yatra to inaugurate the Sebastián Yatra Conservatory of the Arts. The grand opening featured a ribbon-cutting ceremony where Yatra, a two-time Latin GRAMMY winner, shared fond memories of his educational journey at Sagemont, from third grade through his 2013 graduation.

Prior to the ribbon-cutting, Sagemont’s student performing groups, including the Show Choir and Synergy Rock Band, showcased performances inspired by Yatra’s work. Mellesia Nelson, the Head of School, highlighted how the conservatory would enhance the school’s ongoing commitment to foster creativity and curiosity among its students.

The Conservatory aims to be a multifaceted platform for artistic growth, offering a range of disciplines from visual to performing arts. The institution will not only serve its student body but also extend private art lessons to the local community. For more information, you can visit

As for Sebastián Yatra, he’s a global sensation in the music world, achieving top chart placements and multi-platinum certifications. Recently nominated for a Grammy for his “Dharma” album, Yatra continues to break records and boundaries, including his Oscar-nominated song “Dos Oruguitas” from Disney’s ‘Encanto.’ At just 28, Yatra has garnered billions of streams and a worldwide following, solidifying his status as a groundbreaking, international artist.