Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on February 10, 2011
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.
Pianist Gabriela Montero, known for her improvisational talent, performs at the historic Olympia Theater. 8 p.m. Olympia Theater at the Gusman Center for the Performing Arts, 174 E Flagler St., Miami. Details: www.risekernpresents.com.
Jennings and Keller, an acoustic duo known for their "Fusion Folk Americana" style, perform beneath the moonlight at The Barnacle. 6 p.m. gates open. 7-9 p.m. concert. The Barnacle Historic State Park, 3485 Main Highway, Coconut Grove. Children under 6 free. Children ages 6-9 $3. Others $7. Details: (305) 442-6866 or www.thebarnacle.org.
New York Hasidic Jew turned reggae singing sensation Matisyahu performs an acoustic concert accompanied by guitarist Adam Weinberg. 8 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $28-$76. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Violinist Gil Morgenstern’s Reflections Series continues with "Restless Journeys," a concert exploring "the influence of location and dislocation on composers and their works." Includes music by Ernest Chausson, Erin Schulhoff, Bedrich Smetana, Frédéric Chopin and Leoš Janácek. 3 p.m. Bass Museum of Art, 2100 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. $15 members. $25 others. Details: (305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.
Soprano Sandra Lopez, tenor Stuart Neill and pianist Richard Raub perform a pre-Valentine’s Day concert of arias and song as part of the Sunday Afternoons of Music series. 7:30 p.m. Gusman Concert Hall at the University of Miami, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. $10-$35. Details: (305) 271-7150 or www.sundaymusicals.org.
Singer and multi instrumentalist Victor Espinola performs at the 12th annual "Moonlight and Music" Valentine’s Day concert at Deering Estate. 7 p.m. gates open. 8 p.m. concert. Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Palmetto Bay. $20. Details: (305) 235-1668 ext. 233 or www.deeringestate.org.
The acclaimed Amernet String Quartet performs in concert. 7:30 p.m. Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center at Florida International University, 10910 SW 17th St., Tamiami. $10-$25. Details: (305) 348-0496 or www.music.fiu.edu.
The Florida International University School of Music Chamber Players Series presents "Music of the 20th and 21st Centuries," a concert featuring works by Cooke, Rorem, Schnittke, Shostakovich. Includes new music from the Florida International University NODUS Ensemble. 7:30 p.m. Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center at Florida International University, 10910 SW 17th St., Miami. $10-$25. Details: (305) 348-0496 or www.music.fiu.edu.