Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on February 21, 2013
ALL THAT JAZZ
As part of its "Planet Gives Campaign," Planet Dodge Chrysler Jeep Fiat, hosts a New World School of the Arts’ "All that Jazz" concert. Guests enjoy an evening of dinner, dancing and big band jazz. There will also be a silent auction filled with a myriad of prizes. Benefitting the Miami Children’s Hospital Craniofacial Center. 8-11 p.m. 9975 NW 12th St., Doral. $60 per person. Details: (786) 537-1956 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The second annual "Virginia Key Grassroots Festival of Music & Dance" is a four-day festival featuring music on four stages, on-site camping, a sustainability fair and expo, a kids’ area, food, and Zen Village Area with healing arts, yoga and more. Musical highlights include Inner Circle, Rusted Root, MC Yogi, Suenalo, Spam Allstars,
Locos Por Juana, ArtOfficial and more. Feb. 21-24. Virginia Key Beach Park, 4020 Virginia Beach Drive, Virginia Key. $30-$35 single-day tickets. $50 ages 13-15 four-day pass. $100-$120 others four-day pass. Details: www.virginiakeygrassroots.com.
Siempre Flamenco performs a flamenco and jazz fusion show "FlamenJazz Jam." The heat and passion of flamenco and the cool sounds of jazz make way for a journey of musical and dance dialogue, exploring connections between the two genres. 8:30 p.m. Performances through Feb. 24. South Miami-Dade Performing Arts Center, 10950 SW 211th St., Cutler Bay. $25 in advance. $30 day of show. Details: (786) 573-5300 or www.smdcac.org.
The Living Artist Concert Series at Deering Estate presents "Dreams of Biscayne Bay," featuring guest composer, Roberto Sierra, (Puerto Rico) along with works by Schubert, Touzet, Lecuona, Valdés, and Brahms’ G Minor piano quartet. 6:30 p.m. reception. 7:15 p.m. concert. Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd St., Palmetto Bay. $12 students. $15-$25. Details: (305) 235-1668 or www.deeringestate.org.
DIDO & AENEAS
Seraphic Fire and the Firebird Chamber Orchestra perform Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas. 8 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 536 Coral Way, Coral Gables. $55. Details: (305) 285-9060 or www.seraphicfire.org.
Cameron Mackintosh presents a 25th anniversary production of Boublil & Schönberg’s musical, "Les Misérables," with scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. Based on Victor Hugo’s novel, the score includes songs such as "I Dreamed a Dream," "Empty Chairs at Empty Tables," "Master of the House" and more. 8 p.m. Performances through March 3. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Ziff Ballet Opera House, Miami. $26-$125. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.