Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on April 18, 2013
The UM Frost Salsa Orchestra performs with composer Raul Murciano and the Caribbean String Quartet playing Cuban song favorites. 8 p.m. University of Miami Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, 1315 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. $10 seniors. $15 others. Details: (305) 284-2400 or www.music.miami.edu/concerts.
MDC Live Arts series closes its 2012-13 season with Argentina native, Brooklyn-based bassist, bandleader and producer Pablo Aslan and his quintet performing "Piazzolla in Brooklyn." This performance pays homage to Argentinean composer Astor Piazzolla.
8 p.m. The Colony Theatre, 1040 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. $10 MDC students. $25 others. Details: (305) 237-3010 or www.mdclivearts.org.
The Living Artist Concert series presents "Glades," featuring Schubert’s "Trout" quintet along with works by Beethoven, and Mozart’s Eb piano quartet, with bassist Juan Carlos Pena and composer Judith Shatin. 6:30 p.m. artist reception. 7:15 p.m. concert. Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Palmetto Bay. $12 students. $25 others. Details: (305) 235-1668 ext. 233 or www.deeringestate.org.
The Adrienne Arsht Center presents Donald Lawrence and the Miami Mass Choir as part of the 2012-2013 Free Gospel Sundays concert series. Hosted by Calvin Hughes, evening anchor on ABC Local 10. 4 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Knight Concert Hall, Miami. Free. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
VOICES FOR VETERANS
MDC’s The Civic Chorale of Greater Miami presents "Voices for Veterans," a concert featuring the Civic Chorale, under the artistic direction of Kenneth Boos, and the MDC Wind Symphony directed by Brian Neal. The tribute to the men and women in uniform includes musical selections like "Angels in Architecture" by Ticheli; "Testament of Freedom" by Randall Thompson; Z. Randall "Stroope’s Homeland," and EE Bagley’s "National Emblem," among others. 4 p.m. South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center, 10950 SW 211th St., Cutler Bay. Free for children under 12. $5 students. $8 seniors. $10 others. Details: www.smdcac.org/shows.