Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on August 18, 2011
Jazz vocalist Marlena Shaw performs with David Hazeltine on piano, Jeff Chambers on bass and Anthony Lee on drums as the closing concert for the 2011 Summer Concert series. Ms. Shaw has performed with jazz ensemble the Count Basie Orchestra and American entertainer Sammy Davis Jr. 8 p.m. Coral Gables Congregational Church, 3010 DeSoto Blvd., Coral Gables. $30-$45. Details: (305) 448-7421 ext. 153 or www.communityartsprogram.org.
"Big Night in Little Haiti" free concert presents Kreyol jazz artist Jowee Omicil performing with world music group "Elastic Bond." Mr. Omicil plays the saxophone, clarinet and flute. He will also pay tribute to Haitian singer and drummer "Azor." 6-10 p.m. Little Haiti Cultural Center, 212 NE 59th Ter., Little Haiti. Details: www.rhythmfoundation.org.
"Our Waters of Biscayne Bay" is a live concert featuring the Deering Estate Chamber Ensemble and selected musicians from the Greater Miami Youth Symphony. The concert features composer Franz Schubert’s "Trout" quintet, the Spanish-themed piano quartet in A minor by Joachin Turina and a new composition by Judith Shatin. Ms. Shatin’s work reflects the environmental and underwater sounds of Biscayne Bay. 3 p.m. The Bass Museum of Art, 2100 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Concert free with paid museum admission. Details: www.bassmuseum.org.