Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on January 26, 2006
NEW PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
The Coral Ridge Concert Series features the New Philharmonic Orchestra, consisting of 50 musicians from the former Florida Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Albert George Schram. Mei Mei Luo will be the featured violin soloist. 7:30 p.m. at Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, 5555 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale. $20 and $25. Details: 1-800-987-9818 or www.crpc.org.
JAZZ AT MOCA
Jazz at MOCA brings New Orleans musicians Kim Prevost and Bill Solley. 8 p.m at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
Musical group PALO! performs live Latin percussion and hot brass with vocals and heavy beats in a mix of urban funk and Cuban son. 8 p.m. at Miami Art Central, 5960 SW 57th Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 455-3336 or www.miamiartcentral.org.
Broward Center for the Performing Arts presents the Cleveland Orchestra with performances by Grammy-winning pianist Vladimir Ashkenazy and violinist Janine Jansen. Program features Walton’s "Scapino," Tchaikovsky’s suite from "Sleeping Beauty" and Elgar’s Symphony No. 1. 8 p.m. at Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth St., Fort Lauderdale. $35-$100. Details: (954) 462-0222 or www.browardcenter.org.
The Concert Association of Florida spotlights Dmitri Hvorostovsky with the Philharmonic of Russia. The program features Russian arias and songs from the war years. 8 p.m. at the Jackie Gleason Theater, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $75-$100. Details: Judy Drucker, (305) 808-7446, www.gleasontheater.com or www.concertfla.org.
ORLANDO JACINTO GARCIA
Orlando Jacinto Garcia, composer, musician and winner of the Cintas Fellowship for Music, will perform recent works with students from the Florida International University School of Music. Mr. Garcia’s compositions have been performed by top orchestras across the world. 7 p.m. at PC 110, Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum, University Park Campus, SW 107th Avenue and Eighth Street, Tamiami. Details: (305) 348-2890.
ARTIE SHAW ORCHESTRA
Coral Gables Congregational Church presents the Artie Shaw Orchestra. 8 p.m. at 3010 De Soto Blvd., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 448-7421.