Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on October 2, 2008
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens and Miami Bach Society host a performance of Baroque music from Bach, Uccellini, Biber and others. 7:30 p.m. Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, 3251 S Miami Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 669-1376 or www.miamibachsociety.org.
The Rhythm Foundation celebrates the 50th anniversary of "Bossa nova" music with a performance by Brazilian vocalist Milton Nascimento and the Jobim Trio. Bossa nova is a combination of jazz and mamba well known throughout Brazil and was developed during the late 1950s. 8 p.m. Knight Concert Hall, Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $40-$80. Details: (305) 672-5202 or www.rhythmfoundation.com.
Academy award-winning composer John Corigliano will perform his "Red Violin" Concerto accompanied by the Frost School of Music’s Symphony Orchestra. 10-11 a.m. Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. $15-$75. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Festival Miami celebrates its 25th anniversary with more than 20 concerts squeezed into four weeks. The festival’s lineup, presented by the University of Miami’s Frost School of Music, includes notable performers such as Bruce Hornsby and Grammy award-winning composer Pablo Ziegler. Ends Nov. 3. Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. $15-$200. Details: (305) 284-4940 or www.music.miami.edu.