Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on April 8, 2010
Grammy Award-winning recording artist Erykah Badu performs in conjunction with her new album "New Amerykah Part Two: Return of the Ankh." 8 p.m. Waterfront Theatre at American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $58.50-$125. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org or www.ticketmaster.com.
JAZZ BENEATH THE MOON
Break out blankets and lawn chairs for a moonlight jazz concert featuring guitarist Neil Bacher and singer Von Henry on the lawn of The Barnacle Historic State Park. Mr. Bacher’s guitar career spans 35 years as he has performed throughout Europe, South America and the US. Ms. Henry is often compared to jazz great Ella Fitzgerald. Picnics welcome. 6 p.m. gates open. Concert 7-9 p.m. $3-$7. The Barnacle Historic State Park, 3485 Main Highway, Coconut Grove. Details: (305) 442-6866 or www.thebarnacle.org.
Bomba Estéreo from Bogota, Colombia, and Orquestra Contemporânea de Olinda from Pernambuco, Brazil, perform in part one of the Heineken TransAtlantic Festival, bringing modern world music to Miami. 7 p.m. North Beach Bandshell, 7275 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. $20. Details: (305) 672-5202 or www.transatlanticfestival.com.
The Florida International University Concert Choir and University Chorale perform the works of Stroope, Hovland, Brunner and more. 7:30 p.m. Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center, 10910 SW 17th St., Sweetwater. $10-$25. Details: (305) 348-0496 or email@example.com or www.carta.fiu.edu.