Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on January 9, 2003
BACH AT LEIPZIG
Set in Leipzig, Germany in 1722, this play is about composers competing for the organist position at St. Thomas Church. All hell breaks loose in this Baroque comedy as court manners give way to backstabbing antics in a hysterical audition process. Through Jan. 19. Wed.-Sat. 8 p.m.; Sun. 7 p.m. Florida Stage, 262 S. Ocean Blvd., Manalapan. Tickets: $33 on Wednesdays and Thursdays, $35 on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Details: (561) 585-3433.
"Old Japanese Tunes", performed by Yumiko Endo Schlaffer, harpist and Marisela Sager, flutist of the New World Symphony. 7 p.m. at the Bass Museum of Art, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 673-7530.
The Florida Philharmonic presents "Romantic Piano", selections from Liszt, Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff, with John Novacek on piano and Bruce Hangen as conductor. 8 p.m at the Coral Springs Center for the Arts, 2855 Coral Springs Dr., Coral Springs. Tickets run $29-$60. Details: (800) 226-1812.
Gulfstream’s weekend concert series returns with the largest slate of musical acts and amenities, and the same low price of $5 including admission, parking, racing program and $2 betting voucher. Concerts run every weekend through April 20, 2:30 p.m. Gulfstream Park, on US-1 between Ives Dairy Road and Hallandale Beach Blvd., Hallandale. Details: (954) 457-6945.
AFTERNOONS OF MUSIC
Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs hosts Sunday Afternoons of Music with violinist, Aaron Rosand and pianist, Robert Koenig. 4 p.m. at Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gabeles. Tickets $35; students $10. Details: (305) 271-7150.
MUSICALE IN THE GARDEN
Fairchild Tropical Gardens presents its thrid annual Musicales in the Garden Concert series. Kicking it off will be "Vive La France", candlelight musicale, showcasing the works of Rael, Debussy and Saint-Saens. Guests are invited to enjoy a picnic dinner in the Garden prior to the performances. Gates open at 5:30 p.m., concerts begin at 7 p.m. Fairchild Tropical Garden, on Old Cutler Road in Coral Gables. Tickets $30 for members; $40 for non-members. Details: (305) 667-1651, ext. 3991.
FLEISCHMAN AND FRIENDS
Acclaimed viola soloist and pedagogue Richard Fleischman will be enjoyed by colleagues from the New World School of the Arts and other artists from Bach’s "Bradenburg" Concerto no. 6, Brahm’s two songs for alto and viola, and other works. 7:30 p.m., Bass Museum of Art, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Free with museum admission. Details: (305) 673-7530.