Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on May 24, 2012
The fourth annual "Piano Slam" is a classical/hip-hop mash-up featuring the classical and jazz music of Gershwin, Bach and Miami native Brian Murphy, performed by piano duo "Van Veen." Also features DJ Brimstone 127, the steps of the Thomas Armour Youth Ballet and debut works by Miami’s Hot Young Poets. Directed by award-winning theater producer and playwright Teo Castellanos. 7:30 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Knight Concert Hall, Miami. Free with a first access pass acquired at box office. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
The Dirk Quinn Band performs at the Museum of Contemporary Art’s Jazz "Outdoor Concert Series." Guitarist Dirk Quinn draws inspiration from all musical types. This group performs a new brand of jazz funk fusion. 8 p.m. Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami, 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. Free. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
Musician Annie Erin Clark, better known by her stage name St. Vincent, is an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. She began her music career as a member of The Polyphonic Spree and was also part of Sufjan Stevens’ touring band, before forming her own band in 2006. Doors open at 8 p.m. The Stage, 170 NE 38th St., Miami. $25. Details: (305) 576-9577 or www.thestagemiami.com.
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