Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on January 8, 2004
Cellist Yo-Yo Ma will perform in Miami and Miami Beach for the first time in seven years with members of his highly acclaimed Silk Road Ensemble at 8 p.m. Wednesday (1/14) at Jackie Gleason Theater. Performing with Mr. Ma will be Colin Jacobsen and Jonathan Gandelsman, violinists; Nicholas Cords, viola; and Wu Man, pipa. $20-$75. Details: 1-877-433-3200 ext. 301.
Grammy Award nominee George Winston presents an intimate concert at 8:30 p.m. Jan. 23. at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth St., Fort Lauderdale. From his impressionistic compositions of the seasons to his tribute to the music of the rock group the Doors, Mr. Winston enthralls audiences with his solo piano artistry in the age of technopop. $40. Details: (954) 522-5334 or www.browardcenter.org
Musician Sting kicks off his "Sacred Love" tour at 7:30 p.m. at James L. Knight Center, 400 SE Second Ave., Miami. Sting has sold nearly 95 million albums and been awarded 15 Grammy Awards. His hits with the Police and as a solo artist have included "Roxanne" and "If You Love Somebody." Tickets, $48-$88, are on sale. Details: (305) 358-5885.