Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on June 26, 2008
The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County presents "Celia: The Life & Music of Celia Cruz." Told through the eyes of Celia’s husband, Pedro Knight. Performances in English and Spanish. Ends July 6. Knight Concert Hall, Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $50-$95. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Miami Dade College’s InterAmerican Campus and the National Association of Cuban American Educators present a Spanish-only guitar concert that includes an interpretation of classical Latin numbers played by René Gonzalez, chairperson of the guitar department at the University of Miami’s School of Music, and his former student José Alfredo Fernández, as well as other graduate students from the school. 6:30 p.m. The Tower Theater at Miami Dade College InterAmerican Campus, 1508 SW 8th St., Miami. Free.
Jazz at MOCA presents Venezuelan pianist and composer, Silvano Monasterios. 8 p.m. Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. Free. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
The Coral Gables Congregational Church 2008 Summer Concert Series continues with a concert by Filipino jazz vocalist Charmaine Clamor. 8 p.m. Coral Gables Congregational Church, 3010 DeSoto Blvd., Coral Gables. $25-$35 in advance. Details: (305) 448-7421, Ext. 33 or www.communityartsprogram.org.