Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on March 3, 2011
The Miami Bach Society’s annual celebration of early music, the Tropical Baroque Music Festival XII, returns. Featured artists include Paolo Pandolfo — a master of the viola da gamba — Tomas Boysen of Norway, musician and scholar Pedro Memelsdorff and soprano Barbara Zanichelli. Times vary. Ends March 5. Locations vary. $5-$50. Details: (305) 669-1376 or www.miamibachsociety.org.
The Cleveland Orchestra performs Ravel’s "Boléro," Elgar’s "Enigma Variations" and Mendelssohn’s "Violin Concerto." 8 p.m. March 4. Knight Concert Hall at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $40-$155. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
The City of Doral’s Rhythm in the Park Music Series continues with a performance by Bachaco. The band fuses reggae, dancehall and cumbia with styles like ska and hip hop. Lyrics are sung in a mixture of English, Spanish and Jamaican Patwa. 9:30 p.m. Morgan Levy Park, 5300 NW 102nd Ave., Doral. Free. Details: www.cityofdoral.com.
Cast members from Florida Grand Opera’s acclaimed "The Tales of Hoffman" sing popular arias from around the world for the annual Opera in the Park concert. 4-6 p.m. Collins Park at the Bass Museum of Art, 2100 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Free. Details: www.fgo.org.
Rounding out a tour in The Netherlands, opera-singer sisters Veronica Fink-Menvielle and Ester Brewda perform "Songs from the Old and the New World: German, Czech & Argentinean Art Songs and Duets." 5 p.m. First United Methodist Church of South Miami, 6565 Red Road, South Miami. $15. Seating first-come, first-served. Details: (786) 362-0502 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MARVEL AT MOZART
Orchestra Miami performs an outdoor concert in the lush surroundings of Pinecrest Gardens. Includes Mozart’s "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik" ("A Little Night Music" and "Knoxville: Summer of 1915" featuring soloist Susana Díaz. Food and beverages will be sold. 6 p.m. gates open. Concert 7 p.m. Pinecrest Gardens, 11000 SW 57th Ave., Pinecrest. Free. Seating first- come, first-served. Details: (305) 274-2103 or www.orchestramiami.org.
Miami Lyric Opera presents Pietro Mascagni’s "L’Amico Fritz." Set in a small Jewish community in Alsace, France, a love story unfolds after wealthy bachelor Fritz Kobus bets Rabbi David — a persistent matchmaker — that he shall be forever solo. The wager — his vineyard. 8-10:30 p.m. March 10 and 12. Colony Theater, 1040 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. $25 students. $30 others. Details: (305) 674-1040 or www.miamilyricopera.org.