Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on April 24, 2008
Museum of Contemporary Art presents Jazz at MOCA. This month’s performance features Melton Mustafa’s Jazz Quintet. 8 p.m. 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. Free. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
New Acropolis Cultural Association presents The Mozart Effect, a lecture on how music improves mental sharpness. 7:30 p.m. New Acropolis Cultural Association, 320 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $5-$7. Details: (305) 461-5758 or www.newacropolis.org.
The Miami Classical Guitar Society hosts a closing concert for its 20th anniversary Guitar Series with guitar and flute concert by Cavatina Duo. 8 p.m. Saint Philip’s Episcopal Church, 1142 Andalusia Ave., Coral Gables. Discount for students/seniors; $20 others. Details: (305) 412-2494 or www.miamiguitar.org.
Chopin for All presents Mirka Lachowska, winner of 2007 National Chopin Piano Competition of Poland. The concert program includes music by Chopin, Mozart, Bach, Ravel, Szymanowski and Ginastera. 3 p.m. Granada Presbyterian Church,
950 University Dr., Coral Gables. Free. Details: www.chopin.org.
Sunday Afternoons of Music presents Juilliard String Quartet. 4 p.m. Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami, 1314 Miller Dr., Coral Gables. $10-$40. Details: (305) 271-7150 or www.sundaymusicals.org.
University of Miami presents An Evening of Solos and Diversions with jazz pianist Dick Hyman. 8 p.m. Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Dr., Coral Gables. $10-$50. Details: (305) 238-8937 or www.youngmusicianscamp.com.
New World Symphony celebrates its 20th anniversary season with "Twenty Years a Musical HC," with conductor Michael Tilson Thomas. 8 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, Knight Concert Hall, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $38.75-$153.75. Details: www.arshtcenter.org.