Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on January 6, 2011
The Florida International University Classical Guitar ensemble performs. 7 p.m. The Wolfsonian-Florida International University, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 531-1001 or www.wolfsonian.org.
Afro-Peruvian musical group Novalima performs, drawing on influences from reggae, salsa and hip hop. 8 p.m. Grand Central, 697 N Miami Ave., Miami. $20. Details: (305) 672-5202 or www.grandcentralmiami.com.
South Florida choir Seraphic Fire presents Orff’s classical piece "Carmina Burana." 8 p.m. John S. and James L. Knight Concert Hall at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $15-$150. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Orchestra Miami presents Carnival of the Animals, a concert to raise awareness of the Humane Society of Greater Miami’s Adopt-a-Pet program. Features piano soloists and a performance by Fantasy Theater Factory. 3 p.m. Gusman Concert Hall at the University of Miami, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. $10 children. $15 adults. Details: (305) 274-2103 or www.orchestramiami.org.
Florida International University music students perform popular opera selections. 3 p.m. Bass Museum of Art, 2100 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Free for members. Cost of admission for others, which is $6-$8. Details: (305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.
Acclaimed violinists Ania Filochowska and Piotr Filochowski perform in concert. The duo — siblings from Warsaw, Poland — have played at venues throughout Europe and prestigious US facilities like Carnegie Hall and the Lincoln Center. Concert followed by a waterfront wine and hors d’oeuvres reception. 4 p.m. Rosenstiel School Auditorium at the University of Miami’s Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science, 4600 Rickenbacker Causeway, Virginia Key. $25. Details: (305) 421-4061 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Miami International Piano Festival’s Aventura Cultural Series continues with a performance by 19-year-old pianist Luis Urbina and 15-year-old violinist Michael Province. Mr. Urbina has performed with legendary violinist Ida Haendel in New York and Michael was featured in the documentary "The World’s Greatest Musical Prodigies." The two are to play solo works and partner for Grieg’s "Violin Sonata in G" and Edouard Lalo’s "Symphonie Espagnole." 4 p.m. Aventura Arts & Cultural Center, 3385 NE 188th St., Aventura. $30. Details: (954) 462-0222 or www.aventuracenter.org.
"Say It With Music: The Songs of Irving Berlin" is a 64-song revue including Mr. Berlin’s classic songs "Cheek to Cheek," "They Say It’s Wonderful" and "There’s No Business Like Show Business." Judy Scott and other guest stars are to perform. 8 p.m. Jan. 12-14, 2 and 8 p.m. Jan. 15 and 2 and 7 p.m. Jan. 16. Aventura Arts & Cultural Center, 3385 NE 188th St., Aventura. $32. Details: (954) 462-0222 or www.aventuracenter.org.
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