Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on April 30, 2009
The Miami Symphony Orchestra’s 20th season culminates with an eclectic collection of classical work, including the world premier of "Tangos & Mangos" by Francisco Nuñez and "Concierto de Aranjuez," a classical-guitar composition by Spanish composer Joaquin Rodrigo. 8 p.m. Gusman Theater, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. 8 p.m. Lincoln Theatre, 1040 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 275-5666 or www.miamisymphony.org.
Alliance Française hosts a cabaret concert of French songs by artist Frederic Strouck. The performance, titled "Parlez-vous Français," follows a French teacher who decides to live his American Dream but comes face-to-face with today’s realities. 8 p.m. Alliance Française, 618 SW 8th St., Miami. $10 members, $15 others. Details: www.afmiami.org.
The Miami Symphony Orchestra celebrates its 20th anniversary with a special outdoor performance at the Biltmore Hotel. Music Director and Conductor Eduardo Marturet will lead the 40-piece orchestra through a medley of old- and new-world classical music. 4 p.m. The Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $50 adults, $25 children 12 and under. Details: (305) 275-5666.
The Dranoff International Two Piano Foundation offers "Piano Slam: The Music Speaks," a two-piano classical music and rap poetry mash-up. 7 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.