Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on November 8, 2012
The Adrienne Arsht Center presents Grammy Award-winning R&B and soul singer-songwriter Macy Gray in her only Florida appearance, performing hits and new songs from her latest album "Covered." 8:30 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.
The Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department invites the community to listen to the vibrant music and culture of Haiti as it hosts a free live concert featuring the "Magnum Band." 7:30 p.m. Oak Grove Park, 690 NE 159th St. Free. Details: (305) 271-0812 or www.miamidade.gov/parks.
"Yemen Blues" performs West African grooves, American jazz, blues and funk, presented by MDC Live Arts series. This nine-piece Israeli-American group was conceived from vocalist Ravid Kahalani’s vision, and combines sounds from Yemen and West Africa with contemporary grooves from funk to mambo and the deep soul of traditional chants. 9 p.m. Grand Central, 697 N Miami Ave., Miami. $10 MDC students. $20-$25 others. Details: (305) 237-3010 or www.mdclivearts.org.
The Adrienne Arsht Center presents "Drumline Live," inspired by the blockbuster film, "Drumline" and featuring original compositions and soul-infused interpretations of top 40 hits. 3 and 7:30 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Knight Concert Hall, Miami. $25 and $55. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
The Miami Jazz Society presents students from the University of Miami Jazz Band. 7-10 p.m. Miami Tower, 100 SE Second St., 11th floor Sky Lounge, Miami. Free. Details: (305) 684-4564 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamijazzsociety.com.