Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on February 26, 2009
The Miami Bach Society hosts its 10th annual Tropical Baroque Festival celebrating classical music with South-Florida flare. Performers include everyone from Lydian Steel, a renowned steel-drum band from Trinidad, to Donald Oglesby and the Miami Bach Society Orchestra performing Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos. Ends March 7. Location throughout Coral Gables. Details: (305) 669-1376 or www.miamibachsociety.org.
Metropolitan Opera soprano and former University of Miami student Sandra Lopez returns to Miami to perform works by such Spanish composers as Joaquin Turina and Joaquin Nin as well as Cuban composer, pianist and jazz musician Ernesto Lecuona. 7:30 p.m. Coral Gables Congregational Church, 3010 De Soto Blvd., Coral Gables. $10 students, $20 others. Details: (305) 448-7421, ext. 33.
Members of the Cleveland Orchestra and the University of Miami’s Frost Symphony Orchestra join forces for a performance of "Berlioz Nuit d’Ete" and Schubert’s "Symphony No. 8." 7:30 p.m. Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. Details: www.music.miami.edu.