Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on May 5, 2005
Jazz flautist and Latin Grammy Award winner Nestor Torres will perform songs from his latest release, "Sin Palabras." 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. at Jazziz Bistro, 5751 Seminole Way, Fort Lauderdale. $32-$36. Details: (954) 583-8335 or www.instantseats.com.
THE JERUSALEM QUARTET
Friends of Chamber Music of Miami present an evening with The Jerusalem Quartet. 8 p.m. at the Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami, 1314 Miller Dr., Coral Gables. $30-$275. Details: (305) 372-2975 or www.miamichambermusic.org
A MUSICAL MEMORIAL
In commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II and the liberation of the concentration camps, the Renaissance Chamber Orchestra performs A concert in memory of the Holocaust. 8 p.m. at the Norma and William Horvitz Auditorium, Museum of Art, 1 E Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. $25-$35. Details: (954) 525-5500, Ext. 239.
THE HUMAN ORCHESTRA
Kenny Muhammad uses his body to create an array of sounds and musical beats. At the Lincoln Theater, 541 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 576-4350 or www.miamilightproject.com.
The New World Symphony brings its season to a close with principal guest conductor Alasdair Neale and pianist Jonathan Bliss. Repertoire to include Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5, Emperor and John Adams’ Harmonielehre. Through May 8. 8 p.m. at the Lincoln Theater, 541 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. $29-$69. Details: (305) 673-3331 or www.nws.org.
EVENING WITH MOZART AND VERDI
The last concert in the three-concert series features pianist and artistic director Paul Posnak with the Amernet String Quartet. Guests are invited to meet the artists at an after-concert reception in the atrium. 7:30 p.m. at St. Martha’s Church, 9301 Biscayne Blvd., Miami Shores. $10. Details: (305) 751-0005 or email@example.com.
GRAND OPERA YOUNG ARTISTS
Arts at St. Johns presents Florida Grand Opera young artists Kate Mangiameli, mezzo, David Crawford, bass, and Scott Gilmore, piano. 2 p.m. at St. John’s Church, 4760 Pine Tree Dr., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 613-2325 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Grammy winner Shirley Caesar and the Caesar Singers celebrate Mother’s Day with a gospel concert. 6 p.m. at the Au-Rene Theater, Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Details: www.browardcenter.org.
Singer/composer Ivan Lins performs his blend of samba, bossa nova and romantic pop in English and Portuguese accompanied by guitarist Leonardo Amuedo. 8 p.m. at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. $29.50-$39.50. Details: (954) 462-0222 or email@example.com.
‘SCRATCH & BURN’
This dance and theater work combines ancient Zulu, Maori and Butuh rituals and movements with hip-hop and urban street combat. May 14 performance followed by Q&A with dancers. Through May 15, 8 p.m. at the Byron Carlyle Theater, 500 71 St., Miami Beach. $20. Details: www.miamilightproject.com.
The Lincoln Theater hosts a series of performances and lectures from the Piano Festival featuring artists such as Alexander Gavrylyuk, Conrad Tao and Bill Charlap. Through May 22. 8:15 p.m. at Lincoln Theater, 555 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. $15- $50. Details: (305) 935-5115 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Featuring artists Don Omar, El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico, Oscar de Leon, Fulanita and Mochy y Alexandra. 8 p.m. at Miami Arena, 701 Arena Blvd., Miami. $41.90- $51.90. Details: (305) 530-4400 or www.miamiarena.com.