Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on November 11, 2010
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.
Rod MacDonald performs an evening of modern folk music as part of the Barnacle Under the Moonlight monthly concert series. Lawn chairs, coolers and picnics welcome. Pets are not permitted. 6 p.m. gates open. 7-9 p.m. music. The Barnacle Historic State Park, 3485 Main Highway, Coconut Grove. $7 adults. $3 children six-nine. Children under six are free. Details: (305) 442-6866 or www.thebarnacle.org.
The Benjamin Herman Quartet performs. This Dutch jazz group is known for melding mainstream jazz and the pop scene, working to bring jazz back to the dance floor. 8:30 p.m. Byron Carlyle Theater, 500 71st St., Miami Beach. $25. Details: (305) 324-4337 or www.tigertail.org.
American composers’ works are highlighted in "America’s Music!" a concert performed by the Ars Flores Symphony Orchestra and guest pianist Dr. Michael Caldwell. Includes Gershwin’s "Rhapsody in Blue," the "Grand Canyon Suite" by Grofé and works by Aaron Copland. 7:30 p.m. Colony Theatre, 1040 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. $10-$30. Details: (954) 764-4455 or www.arsflores.com.
The City of Sunny Isles Beach launches the 2010-2011 Four Seasons Cultural Series with a piano concert by Kemal Gekic, artist in residence at Florida International University. The show is a bicentennial celebration of Chopin. 7:30-9 p.m. Sunny Isles Beach K-8 Community School, 201 182nd Drive, Sunny Isles Beach. $10 residents. $20 others. Details: (305) 792-1706 or www.sibfl.net.