Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on November 6, 2008
The Grammy-nominated Frost Concert Jazz Band opens the Frost Schools of Music’s season with a performance of jazz and fusion titled "Jazz Lovers Lounge Concert." The evening will feature compositions and arrangements by faculty, students, and alumni. 8 p.m. 1314 Miller Drive, Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, Coral Gables. $15. Details: (305) 284-5813 or www.music.miami.edu.
The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts and award-winning producer Larry Rosen present the first of the six-part groundbreaking series "Jazz Roots: Legends of Jazz." Three-time Grammy Award winning pianist Ramsey Lewis will be joined on stage by Grammy Award-winning saxophonist and clarinetist Paquito D’Rivera and the jazz quartet Fourplay, featuring Bob James, Larry Carlton, Nathan East, and Harvey Mason. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $25-$125. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Polish pianist Hubert Rutkowski performs works by Chopin, Fontana, Saumell, Espadero and Gottschalk proceeded by narration on the life of Julian Fontana. 3 p.m. Granada Presbyterian Church, 950 University Drive, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 868-0624 or www.chopin.org.
The Barnacle Society hosts musical duet Jennings and Keller for the November "Barnacle Under Moonlight" concert. The duet’s style has been described and Fusion-Folk Americana, drawing on country elements from West Texas and Broadway styles from New York. 7-9 p.m. The Barnacle Historic State Park, 3485 Main Hwy, Coconut Grove. $7 adults, $3 children. Details: (305) 442-6866.