Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on March 15, 2012
1996 Grammy award-winning blues artist James Cotton performs in "Superharp." 5:30-7:30 p.m. pre-show "Blues and BBQ" on the plaza with Harvey’s Smokehouse BBQ. 8 p.m. performance. South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center, 10950 SW 211th St., Cutler Bay. $15, $25 and $35. Details: (786) 573-5300 or www.smdcac.org.
Seraphic Fire professional chamber choir presents "The Tudors: A Musical Tapestry," tracing the musical timeline of the Tudor dynasty with works by Byrd, Tallis and their contemporaries. 8 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 536 Coral Way, Coral Gables. 4 p.m. on March 18 at Miami Beach Community Church, 1620 Drexel Ave., Miami Beach. $35. Details: www.seraphicfire.org.
OL’ BLUE EYES
"Come Fly Away" Broadway musical is set to classic Frank Sinatra songs, fusing his voice with a live band and the creative vision of Tony Award-winner Twyla Tharp. Fifteen world dancers tell the story of four couples falling in and out of love, as the audience experiences their first kiss, the excitement of a first dance and the bittersweet moments of a first goodbye. Musical features a score of Sinatra classics including "Fly Me to the Moon," "My Way," "New York, New York" and "Makin’ Whoopee." 8 p.m. Additional performances through March 25. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Ziff Ballet Opera House, Miami. $25-$72. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
2012 Stamps Distinguished Visitor Joseph Silverstein presents a lecture "Exploring the Music of J. S. Bach," discussing the performance practices of the Baroque era and of Johann Sebastian Bach. 3:30 p.m. University of Miami Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. Free with required ticket. Limit two per customer. Online reservation required. Details: (305) 284-2400 or www.music.miami.edu/concerts.
The "New Music Miami Festival" presents guest clarinetist Esther Lamneck at Miami Beach Botanical Gardens. Ms. Lamneck performs contemporary works for clarinet and electronics with the FIU Laptop and Electronic Arts Ensemble. 7:30 p.m.
Miami Beach Botanical Gardens, 2000 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 348-0496 or www.music.fiu.edu.
Honoring women’s month, Miami Dade College presents concert "A Night with Jenny Love," Miami native vocalist with jazz, classical, gospel and Latin training. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Miami Dade College Kendall Campus, 11011 SW 104th St., Kendall. Details: www.mdc.edu.
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