Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on January 14, 2010
The Florida International University Opera Workshop performs a concert entitled "From Gold to Silver: A Viennese Soiree." 7:30 p.m. Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center Concert Hall, 10910 SW 17th St., Sweetwater. $10-$25. Details: (305) 348-0496 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.carta.fiu.edu.
Jazz groups Manhattan Transfer, New York Voices and Jon Hendricks, founder of the Lambert, Hendricks and Ross singing group, present a night of Vocalese: jazz-instrumental favorites paired with poetic lyrics. 8 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $25-$125. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Miami Symphony Orchestra presents "An Evening in Vienna" with waltzes and other music by P.I. Tchaikovsky, Hector Berlioz, Johannes Brahms and Johann Strauss Jr. 8 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $20-$150. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Clarinetist Paul Green performs and presents a lecture on "Development of Jewish Art Music," exploring how Jewish history is linked to its music and the shaping of Jewish musical identity. 7:30 p.m. Jewish Museum of Florida, 311 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $15. Details: (305) 672-5044 or www.jewishmuseum.com.
Broadway star Karen Akers performs "Anything Goes," an evening of American songwriter Cole Porter’s classics like "I Get a Kick Out of You" and "I Love Paris." Ms. Akers has been nominated for a Tony Award and starred in the original Broadway productions of "Nine" and "Grand Hotel." 7:30 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $45. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.