Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on December 2, 2010
Florida International University’s Laptop and Electronic Arts Ensemble performs David Tudor’s "Rainforest IV" using instruments based on objects from The Wolfsonian-Florida International University’s collection. Part of the museum’s monthly "Dyno’nite" event. 7 p.m. The Wolfsonian-Florida International University, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 535-2649 or email@example.com or www.wolfsonian.org.
The Miami Symphony Orchestra and soloists from Master Chorale of South Florida perform Joseph Haydn’s "The Creation." 8 p.m. Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, 464 NE 16th St., Miami. $30. Details: (305) 418-6232 or www.masterchoraleofsouthflorida.org.
Florida International University’s Classical Guitar Ensemble performs a free concert at Alliance Française South Florida. Features Claude Debussy’s "Clair de Lune," E. Sainz de la Maza’s "Campanas del Alba" and Charles Trenet’s "Reservoir Paris." 7 p.m. Alliance Française South Florida, 618 SW Eighth St., Miami. Details: (305) 859-8760 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.afmiami.org.
Travel back to Bob Marley’s hey day at the Bayside Rocks Festival, an all-day musical spectacle featuring performances by reggae artists Bunny Wailer, Steel Pulse, Midnite and Cultura Profetica. A portion of the proceeds benefit Miami-based nonprofit Voices United. 3 p.m.-midnight. Bayfront Park, 301 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $35-$55. Details: (305) 763-4509 or email@example.com or www.baysiderocksfestival.com.
Venezuelan songstress María Rivas belts out a mix of Hispanic and American popular jazz songs in concert. Ms. Rivas’s "new Americas" style draws on indigenous European and African strains with a hint of Brazilian and Latin jazz. 7:30 p.m. Aventura Arts & Cultural Center, 3385 NE 188th St., Aventura. $30. Details: (954) 462-0222 or www.aventuracenter.org.
Rod MacDonald performs under the stars as part of The Barnacle Society’s monthly concert series. Mr. MacDonald, who has been performing 30 years, is known for his modern folk songs that touch on current events. 6 p.m. gates open. Concert 7-9 p.m. 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.