Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on December 6, 2012
Miami-Dade Parks presents a salsa concert by Edwin Bonilla as part of their Noches Tropicales series. 8 p.m. Tropical Park, 7900 SW 40th St. Free. Details: (305) 271-0812 or www.miamidade.gov/parks.
EAST MEETS WEST
The Middle Eastern Music and Jazz Concert features Nestor Zurita on saxophone; Myriam Eli in dance and percussion; Joe Zeytoonian vocals; Roshana Nofret in dance; and Reza Filsofi on the santur, setar, daf and tombak. 8 p.m. Art at St. Johns, 4760 Pine Tree Drive, Miami Beach. Free for children under 10. $5 students. $10 seniors. $15 others. Details: www.artatstjohns.com.
South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center presents "Silent Night: Seraphic Fire’s Candlelight Christmas Concert," featuring an ensemble of professional choral singers. Performance repertoire ranges from Gregorian chants to newly commissioned works. 7 p.m. South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center, 10950 SW 211th St., Cutler Bay. $15-$30. Details: (786) 573-5300 or www.smdcac.org.
The seventh annual Overtown holiday concert features classical and jazz music performed by the Coral Gables Congregational Church’s Young Musicians’ junior & intermediate orchestras led by April Liberty; advanced chamber ensemble conducted by Madeline Neely; and All-Star jazz ensemble conducted by Daniel Strange. Organist Gregory Taylor joins in to round out the program. 4 p.m. St. Agnes’ Episcopal Church, 1750 NW Third Ave., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 448-7421 ext. 120 or www.communityartsprogram.org.
The Miami Jazz Society presents students from the University of Miami Jazz Band Gary Thomas on bass; Tim Jago on guitar; Mark Small on saxophone; Mike Piolet on drums and Angelo Versace on keyboards. 7 p.m. Miami Tower Sky Lounge, 100 SE Second St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 684-4564 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamijazzsociety.com.