Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on March 29, 2012
FIU School of Hospitality and Tourism Management students plan, create and serve a three-course meal followed by a performance by FIU’s Latin Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Michael Orta in "A Latin Taste." 11:30 a.m. Mary Ann Wolfe Theatre, 3000 NE 151 St., North Miami. Details: (305) 348-0496 or www.music.fiu.edu.
Hip-hop group "The Roots," known for performing every night on the TV show "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon," performs for their 25th anniversary. 8 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Knight Concert Hall, Miami. $35-$75. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Aron Zelkowicz, principal cellist of the Miami Symphony Orchestra and director of the Pittsburgh Jewish Music Festival, discusses how different composers interpret the Kaddish prayer. Aron is joined by a cellist and pianist from the symphony to present live performances and recorded examples of music by Salamone Rossi, Leonard Bernstein, Maurice Ravel, Leo Zeitlin and others. 2 p.m. Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $12 museum members. $15 students and seniors. $18 others. Details: (786) 972-3175 or www.jewishmuseum.com.
The Miami Bach Society performs a program of Baroque Choral Masterpieces. Including works by Henry Purcell, George Frideric Handel, Giacomo Carisimi and Johann Michael Bach. Also featuring the modern world premier of "Pange Lingua" by French composer, Michel Richard de Lalande. Written for King Louis XIV in 1689, and part of the Holy Week liturgy. 8 p.m. First United Methodist Church of South Miami, 6565 S Red Road, Coral Gables. Free for students 18 years old and younger. $5 college/graduate students. $30. $40 preferred seating. Details: (305) 669-1376 or www.mimaibachsociety.org
Jazz at the Wertheim Series presents the FIU Faculty Jazz Ensemble performing new and well-known jazz classics as well as original compositions by ensemble members. 7:30 p.m. Herbert & Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center Concert Hall, 10910 SW 17th St., Miami. $5 FIU students and alumni association members. $10 seniors and FIU faculty/staff. $15 others. Details: (305) 348-0496 or www.music.fiu.edu.
The New Music Miami Festival presents the Nodus Ensemble, which performs accompanied by an outdoor video art projection on the Frost Art Museum. 8 p.m. Herbert & Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center Concert Hall, 10910 SW 17th St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 348-0496 or www.music.fiu.edu.
The Chamber Music Series presents FIU String Students. Students from the FIU String Department present an evening of chamber music classics from the string repertoire. 7:30 p.m. Herbert & Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center Concert Hall, 10910 SW 17th St., Miami. $5 FIU students and alumni association members. $10 seniors and FIU faculty/staff. $15 others. Details: (305) 348-0496 or www.music.fiu.edu.
Spanish flamenco guitarist and composer Paco de Lucía performs a solo concert in the modern flamenco style. Mr. de Lucía also crosses over into other musical genres such as classical and jazz, and is known for his fast-paced "picado" guitar style. 8 p.m. The Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $25-$100. Details: www.fillmoremb.com.
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