Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on March 25, 2010
Part of Deering Estate at Cutler’s Spring Cabaret Concert Series, Phill Fest performs a Brazilian smooth jazz and Bossa Nova guitar concert. 8 p.m. Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Palmetto Bay. $20 per concert. $55 for three-concert series. Details: (305) 235-1668 or www.deeringestate.org.
Seraphic Fire and the Firebird Chamber Orchestra perform Handel’s oratorio "Israel in Egypt," the stirring Old Testament story of Passover. 7:30 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 536 Coral Way, Coral Gables. Additional performances at other locations March 25-28. $50. Details: (888)544-3473 or www.seraphicfire.org.
The Cleveland Orchestra performs the last show of its 2010 Miami Residency season, Sergei Prokofiev’s "Romeo and Juliet" by guest conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy. In addition, Argentine-born pianist Ingrid Fliter performs Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 2. 8 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $40-$155. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Saxophonist Dave Koz joins the University of Miami Frost Concert Jazz Band in concert under the direction of Dante Luciani. Mr. Kaz is a platinum-selling artist who is a six-time Grammy nominee and has played alongside recording artists like Burt Bacharach, Celine Dion, Ray Charles and more. 8 p.m. Gusman Concert Hall at the University of Miami, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. $15. Details: (305) 284-5813 or www.music.miami.edu.
Global hit musical "Mamma Mia," following a young woman’s search to find her real father as her wedding rapidly approaches, comes to Miami. Features ABBA songs like "Dancing Queen" and "Mamma Mia." Times vary. Ends April 4. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $27-$72. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.