Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on December 31, 2009
Celebrate Haitian Independence Day with Haitian singer Farah Juste in concert. 7:30 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $20 for children. $30 for adults. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Inspired by Vienna, Austria’s famous new year’s concert, "Salute to Vienna" showcases more than 75 musicians, European singers and dancers performing the works of composer Johann Strauss II, which include famous waltzes like "The Blue Danube," operetta excerpts, polkas and marches. Performers include the Strauss Symphony of America and the Kiev-Aniko Ballet of Ukraine. 8 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $45-$95. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Platinum-selling guitarist Ottmar Liebert performs a concert with Luna Negra including songs from his new CD "La Semana." Mr. Liebert’s music showcases nouveau flamenco with classical Spanish guitar and jazz fusion. 8 p.m. Jan. 6. Gusman Center for the Performing Arts, 174 E Flagler St., Miami. $27.50-$55.50. Details: www.gusmancenter.org.