Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on March 16, 2006
Jackie Gleason Theater of the Performing Arts presents the Russian National Orchestra with conductor Vladimir Jurowski and pianist Yefim Bronfman. 8 p.m. at 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $30-$85. Details: (305) 673-7300.
The Miami Bach Society hosts its seventh annual Tropical Baroque festival featuring Baroque favorites and musical groups from Latin America and Europe. Various times and locations. $25-$500. Through March 17. Details: (305) 669-1376.
Museum of Contemporary Art and Florida Grand Opera hosts a recital of art songs featuring works from Schubert, Schumann, Liszt, Rachmaninov, Shostakovich, Ives and Chanler. 2 p.m. at 770 NE 125 St., North Miami. Free. RSVP required. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
Broward Center for the Performing Arts presents "Carmen," a full-length opera and orchestra, and a chorus direct from Europe with English subtitles. $40. 8 p.m. at 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Details: (954) 462-0222.
New World School of the Arts presents a high-school jazz ensemble. 7:30 p.m. at GableStage at the Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $20. Details: (305) 237-3135.
AMERNET STRING QUARTET
Coral Gables Congregational Church presents the Amernet String Quartet. The group will perform quartets from Beethoven, Brahms and Bartok. 8 p.m. at 3010 De Soto Blvd., Coral Gables. $25-$30. Details: (305) 448-7421.
Sunday Afternoons of Music presents Miami String Quartet. 4 p.m. at University of Miami’s Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Dr., Coral Gables. $10-$40. Details: (305) 271-7150 or (305) 284-2241.
MICHAEL TILSON THOMAS
The Concert Association of Florida presents the New World Symphony with eight-time Grammy Award winner and conductor Michael Tilson Thomas and mezzo-soprano vocalist Lorraine Hunt Lieberson. 8 p.m. at Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. $30-$85. Details: (954) 462-0222.
New World School of the Arts presents a concerto competition concert. 7:30 p.m. at Gusman Center for the Performing Arts, 174 E. Flagler St., Miami. RSVP required. $5-$10. Details: (305) 237-3135 or www.mdc.edu/nwsa.
22 year-old Lang Lang, the first Chinese pianist to perform with the Berlin Philharmonic and major American orchestras, performs at the concert hall of Broward Center for the Performing Arts. 8 p.m. at 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. $30-$85. Details: (954) 462-0222.