Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on November 4, 2010
Seraphic Fire performs hymns, folk tunes and popular songs in "His Eye is on the Sparrow." Part of its Near You Series. 7:30 p.m. Additional performances 7:30 p.m. Nov. 5, 8 p.m. Nov. 6 and 4 p.m. Nov. 7. Locations vary. $20. Details: (305) 285-9060 or www.seraphicfire.org.
DUO IN THE DISTRICT
The Bergonzi String Quartet and piano duo Seo & Katz perform in the Design District as part of the Dranoff International 2 Piano Foundation’s 25th concert season. Pre-show pre-fixe menu available. 7:30 p.m. Fratelli Lyon, 4141 NE Second Ave., Miami. $25-$75 concert. $45 dinner. Details: www.dranoff2piano.org.
Grammy Award-winning singer Jon Secada performs some of his most popular hits to celebrate the opening of his namesake lounge Secada’s at Magic City Casino. Adding to the night, Olivia Newton-John and Willy Chirino will join Mr. Secada on stage during the "Secada and Friends" concert. 8 p.m. Magic City Casino, 450 NW 37th Ave., Miami. $15-$75. Details: (305) 460-6579 or www.magiccitycasino.com.
Miami Dade College presents a free concert as part of its Latin Jazz Festival. 7:30 p.m. Shaw Plaza at Miami Dade College’s Kendall Campus, 11011 SW 104th St., Kendall. Free with ticket. Details: (305) 237-2321 or www.mdc.edu/fallfest2010.
OPERA FOR ALL
The University of Miami’s Frost Opera Theater presents the third annual Wall to Wall Opera For All Festival. The day’s events include arias on the hour, continuous opera-video screenings and preview performances by faculty members. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Frost School of Music at the University of Miami, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 284-4886 or www.music.miami.edu.
CLASSICAL ON THE CHEAP
The Chopin Foundation of the U.S. presents pianist Andrew Tyson, a finalist in the 2010 National Chopin Piano Competition of the U.S., performing a "Tribute to Ignacy Jan Paderewski." Part of the "Chopin For All" free concert series. 3 p.m. Granada Presbyterian Church, 950 University Drive, Coral Gables. Free. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org or www.chopin.org.
The University of Miami’s Maelstrom Men’s Choir and Cantilena Women’s Choir perform "A Harvest Offering." Canned food donations for South Florida charities will be accepted. 8 p.m. Maurice Gusman Concert Hall at the University of Miami, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 284-4162 or www.miami.edu.