Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on December 1, 2005
The Miami Symphony Orchestra presents a gala concert featuring Spanish violinist Carla Marrero as well as selections by Beethoven, Sarasate, Massenet, Maxwell Davies and others. SaludArte, a non-profit organization that provides medical treatment to underprivileged children arriving from Latin America and the Carribean who suffer from serious illnesses, sponsors the performance. 8 p.m. at the Lincoln Theatre, 541 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. $50-$100. Details: (305) 275-5666 or www.miamisymphony.org.
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden presents an evening of classical holiday music with Nestor Torres, master flutist and composer. The concert features the Orchestra Miami Chamber soloist and the New World Singers performing works of Bach, Mendelssohn, Mozart and Gluck. Proceeds benefit Fairchild’s programs in education, horticulture, research and conservation. 6 p.m. at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd., Coral Gables. $250. Details: (305) 667-1651, Ext. 3358, or www.fairchildgarden.org.
The Salvadoran American Humanitarian Foundation hosts its 10th annual golf classic and second annual tennis tournament. This event will benefit the foundation’s mission to enhance the well-being of the people of El Salvador through human-development programs. Each tournament will begin at 1 p.m. and will be followed by an awards dinner. $75 and $250. Details: (305) 860-0300 or www.sahf.org.
‘CARS & FISH’
The Miami Performing Arts Center presents multimedia installation "Cars & Fish." The center has commissioned video artist Charles Recher and composer Gustavo Matamoros to create a video-and-sound installation. 6:30 p.m. at the Plaza for the Arts, Miami Performing Arts Center, 1444 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: (305) 372-7611 or www.miamipac.org.
HISTORIC BIKE TOUR
The Redland historic bike tour will explore the historic Redland area and stop over at Redland Fruit and Spice Park. 9 a.m.-noon at Castellow Hammock Nature Center, 22301 SW 162nd Ave. $15-$25. Details: (305) 365-3018.