Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on January 22, 2004
Grammy Award nominee George Winston presents an intimate concert at 8:30 p.m. 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 offers 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. Jan. 23-24 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."
Opening is jazz artist Chris Botti, who recently released "A Thousand
Kisses Deep," a contemporary jazz collection. Tickets $48-$88. Details: (305) 358-5885.
Folk pioneer Tom Rush, credited by Rolling Stone magazine with
kick starting the singer-songwriter era, appears with local musician Rod
McDonald at 8:30 p.m. Jan. 24 at Amaturo Theater at Broward Center for the
Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. $35. Details: (954) 522-5334
Six winners of the 3rd Annual Concerto Competition perform with Ars Flores Symphony Orchestra 3 p.m. at Rose and Alfred Miniaci Performing Arts Center, Nova Southeastern University, 3100 Ray Ferrero Jr. Blvd., Davie. $25 preferred, $15 general, $10 seniors, $7 teachers, $5 students. Details: (954) 942-4177.
Alhambra Orchestra Classical Music Concert, 7:30 p.m. at Ransom Everglades Upper School Auditorium, 3575 Main Highway, Coconut Grove. Guests Beverly Coulter and The Riuniti Opera perform excerpts from Puccini, Verdi, Mozart’s operatic works and also Duke Ellington. $5 adults, children under 12 free. Details: (305) 668-9260.
A Tribute to Black History Month, Latin jazz concert features Trio Negronis and Afro-Cuban dances by Raices, 5:30 p.m. at Nuestras Raices Hispanic Heritage Cultural Center, 5510 SW 94th Court. Free.
Pianist Paul Posnak performs an "American Classics and Classic Jazz"
concert 4-6 p.m. at the Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Drive. A benefit concert for the Garden’s education programs, tickets are priced at $10 per person and available at the door or in advance by calling (305) 673-7256 ext. 206.