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“Shakespeare Opera Scenes” presented by the FIU Opera Workshop

Opera

Opera

The FIU Opera Workshop presents popular scenes, arias, and ensembles from various operas including Berlioz, Bernstein, Gounod, Nicolai, Verdi and many more. Directed by Robert B. Dundas.

$10 at the door | $8 online | $8 FIU Faculty/Staff/Alumni | $5 Student

Miami Beach Urban Studios
420 Lincoln Rd. Miami Beach, FL 33139

Wind & Percussion Arts Series: FIU Symphonic Band & Chamber Ensemble present “Spring”

Chimes of Freedom

Featuring the music of Carolyn Bremmer, Jack Stamp, Sam Hazo, Vaughan Williams, Robert Smith, and Robert Sheldon.

$10 at the door | $8 Online | $8 FIU Faculty/Staff/Alumni | $5 Student

Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center Concert Hall
10910 SW 17th St. Miami, FL 33199

 

Miami Guitar Trio: 2016 Miami International GuitArt Festival

GuitArt festival

GuitArt festival

Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center

10910 SW 17th St. Miami, FL 33199

Free and open to the public

Awards Ceremony; winning works of the Composition Competition and works of the Competition Judges will be performed. Miami Guitar Trio performs. The Miami Guitar Trio, a unique chamber group in South Florida, was formed in 2009 and is comprised of Federico Bonacossa, Corey Harvin, and Federico Musgrove. Their very diverse backgrounds are characteristic of the rich cultural environment of the region. Some of MGT’s recent performances include concerts for the Miami Bach Society, the Sarasota Guitar Society, the Miami International Guitar Festival, the State College of Florida, the Miami World Music Festival, and WLRN Radio. Their concerts feature a wide array of early to contemporary music including original compositions and arrangements. The group’s mission is to expand the guitar trio repertoire through commissions, original compositions, and arrangements of music for other instruments.

Festival Passes Available!

Benjamin Verdery: 2016 Miami International GuitArt Festival

GuitArt festival

 

 

GuitArt festival

CARTA Miami Beach Urban Studios

420 Lincoln Rd. Miami Beach, FL 33139

$25 at the door | $23 online | $18.50 FIU Faculty/Staff/Alumni | $8 Student

The guitarist/composer Benjamin Verdery presents a concert as part of the Miami International GuitART Festival (www.migf.org). Described as “iconoclastic” and “inventive” by The New York Times and “one of the classical guitar world’s most foremost personalities,” by Classical Guitar Magazine, Mr. Verdery has performed worldwide in theaters and at festivals and released more than 15 albums. He has recorded and performed with such diverse artists as Andy Summers (The Police), Frederic Hand, William Coulter, Leo Kottke, Anthony Newman, Jessye Norman, Paco Peña, Hermann Prey, and John Williams. In addition to his performance tours and recording, since 1985, Mr. Verdery has been chair of the guitar department at the Yale University School of Music and Artistic Director of both the bi-annual Yale Guitar Extravaganza and 92Y’s Art of the Guitar series (NYC). More info at www.migf.org