Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on February 3, 2011
Coral Gables Museum hosts the last of three charming concert performances in the Miami Metro area with Miami Beach Chamber Ensemble’s "Music in Beautiful Spaces." 8 p.m. Coral Gables Museum. 285 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. $10 students and seniors. $20 others. Details: (305) 673-2183 or www.sobechamberensemble.org.
Deutsche Staatsphilharmonic, or the German Philharmonic Orchestra, brings its grand ensemble to the US for the first time. The orchestra, comprised of musicians from 16 nations, is to be led by internationally-renowned conductor and musician Philippe Entremont. 8 p.m. Knight Concert Hall at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $50-$125. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Florida Grand Opera presents Offenbach’s French opera "The Tales of Hoffman." In the opera, Hoffman entertains friends in a tavern with tales of his three past loves. His opera-singer love Stella returns to find Hoffman in a drunken stupor creating a dramatic ending. 8 p.m. Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $25-$254. Details: (305) 854-7890 or www.fgo.org.
Florida International University presents the Sydell Ida Wertheim Organ Concert Series featuring Douglas Cleveland. Works by composers Mulet, Vierne and Jongen are to be featured as well as contemporary works by Pamela Decker and David Briggs. 4 p.m. Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center at Florida International University, 10910 SW 17 St., Tamiami. Students and FIU alumni association members $10. Seniors $15. Others $25. Details: (305) 348-0496 or music.fiu.edu.
IDOL ON STAGE
Former "American Idol" contestant Clay Aiken performs, including songs from his fifth studio album "Tried and True." 7:30 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $35-$85. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.