Tag: music

Jazz at the Wertheim Series: Swingin’ with FIU Studio Jazz Big Band


Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 7:30 PM

Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center Concert Hall
10910 SW 17th St. Miami, FL 33139

$15 at the door | $13 online | $5 student

The FIU Studio Jazz Big Band, directed by Jim Hacker, presents a night of swingin’ jazz standards and contemporary compositions. 

Distinguished Conductor Series: FIU Sympony Orchestra, guest conductor Maximiano Valdes, and the FIU Concerto Competiton Winner


Sunday, April 17, 2016 at 4:00 PM

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

$15 at the door | $13 online | $5 student

FIU School of Music presents “Distinguished Conductor Series,”an orchestral series featuring guest conductors from all over the globe as they lead the talented students of the FIU Symphony Orchestra in a memorable evening for all. You are invited to mix and mingle with our artist at our post-concert reception in our spectacular Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center. We welcome guest conductor Maximiano Valdes and the Winner of the FIU Concerto Competition winner. 


Voices Around the Globe: As You Like It!

FIU is proud to host Shakespeare’s First Folio as part of the 400th anniversary celebration of the bard’s death. As part of this celebration, FIU choirs will present an evening of music featuring the iconic texts of Shakespeare.

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

$10 General | $8 Online | $8 FIU Alumni/Faculty/Staff | $5 Student

FIU Music Student Showcase: FLEA Ensemble


Sunday, April 10, 2016 at 3:00PM

1001 Washington Ave. Miami Beach, FL 33139

Free admission

FLEA (FIU Laptop & Electro-Acoustic) Ensemble, is FIU’s newest musical group. The group performs exciting new work and reinterprets classics of the avant-garde by combining hi-fi and lo-fi technologies. Each piece offers new ways of (re)interpreting technology with or without the aid of acoustic instruments or objects.

FIU Bayfest Music Festival


The Student Programming Council will host the Biscayne Bay Campus’ BIGGEST Music Festival featuring some of today’s hottest artists! This year’s lineup will include Migos, Trina, Dexta Daps, J-Beatz and many more! Meet us in our backyard Bay Area for a day of entertainment, with food trucks, novelties and other activities from 3 p.m. to 12 a.m. Come and enjoy the openers, who include artists from the local scene, from 3-5p.m. From 5-6 p.m., enjoy a showdown between two of Miami’s hottest DJs and Headliners will take the stage starting at 6:00 p.m. and carry on throughout the remainder of the night. Get your tickets at fiubayfest.eventbrite.com today!

Cristina Valdes – New Music Miami ISCM Festival


Friday, April 8, 2016 at 7:30PM

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

$10 at the door | $8 online | $5 FIU Students

Pianist Cristina Valdes performing works by Murail, Harvey, Reich, Karpen, and Czernowin.

The New Music Miami Festival presents new music for diverse instrumentations throughout Miami, bringing together innovative composers and thinkers along with adventurous performers and audiences.  The festival begins in late Winter and runs throughout the Spring, providing exciting performances along with master classes and panel discussions with invited guest artists.

“FIU Music Student Showcase” FIU Jazz Guitar Ensemble

Jazz Guitar


Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 7:30PM

The FIU Jazz Guitar Ensemble performs standard and contemporary jazz repertoire, as well as original compositions that take advantage of the unique and varied sounds of the electric guitar. Directed by jazz guitarist Tom Lippincott. 

Free and open to the public

1001 Washington Ave. Miami Beach, FL 33139


FIU Strings Orchestra with violinist Robert Davidovici

String Ensemble

String Ensemble

Artist-in-Residence Robert Davidovici, violinist, leads the FIU Strings Orchestra in a program of Romantic works from the 19th and 20th century.

$10 non-JMOF Members | $5 JMOF Members | FIU Students FREE with valid I.D.

The Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU
301 Washington Ave. Miami, FL Miami Beach, FL 33139