Mirror Jan. 2017: Classical & Jazz

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Cabaret on the Coast 

Gay Men’s Chorus of South Florida 

Feb. 17

Aventura Arts & Cultural Center

Tony Award nominee and Emmy-winning artist Liz Hampton Callaway joins the chorus for an entertaining program of standards and contemporary cabaret classics. GayMensChorusOfSouthFlorida.org. 

 

Order by Disorder 

South Florida Symphony 

Feb. 19 – 23

FAU, Broward Center, Arsht Center

Maestra Sebrina Maria Alfonso conducts a program featuring works by Russians Rimsky-Korsakov and Rachmaninov and Danish composer Carl Nielsen. SouthFloridaSymphony.org.

 

Romeo and Juliet 

Master Chorale of South Florida 

Feb. 24 – 25

Lynn University

The chorale, under the direction of Brett Karlin, teams up with the Lynn Philharmonia for a concert performance of Berlioz’s large-scale choral symphony, “Romeo and Juliet.” MasterChoraleOfSouthFlorida.com. 

 

Youth Pride Band/Pride Wind Ensemble

Feb. 19

Broward Center 

Jadine Louie is the guest conductor for the sixth annual Youth Pride Band, a project of the South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble to promote understanding and fight bullying with music and featuring talented local high school musicians. PrideWindEnsemble.org. 

 

Classical Soul 

Symphony of the Americas 

March 7

Broward Center

“X-Factor” finalist Lillie McCloud joins the symphony for a program of pops selections, including songs by Stevie Wonder, Bruno Mars and Michael Buble. SymphonyOfTheAmericas.org. 

 

We Are Family 

Gay Men’s Chorus of South Florida 

March 24

Lauderhill Performing Arts Center

This touching and upbeat exploration of home and family at a new venue will fill your spring with hope and harmony. GayMensChorusOfSouthFlorida.org.

 

Pines of Rome 

Cleveland Orchestra Miami 

March 24 – 25

Arsht Center

Franz Welser-Möst conducts Respighi’s colorful orchestral depiction of the beauty of the Roman landscape, leading to one of music’s most exciting conclusions! ClevelandOrchestra.com. 

 

Untamed Spirit 

South Florida Symphony 

April 2 – 6

FAU, Arsht Center, Broward Center

Jeffrey Biegel performs the Florida premiere of P.D.Q. Bach’s Concerto for Simply Grand Piano and Orchestra. “P.D.Q.” Bach is the humorous creation of musicologist and composer Peter Schickele. SouthFloridaSymphony.org. 

 

The Summit, Manhattan Transfer, Take Six

Gold Coast Jazz Society

Feb. 21 

Broward Center

Three legendary vocal jazz groups join forces at the Broward Center to celebrate Gold Coast Jazz Society’s 25th anniversary. GoldCoastJazz.org. 

 

Emerson, Lake & Palmer Legacy Tour

May 5 – 6

Arts Garage 

Carl Palmer returns to the unique Delray Beach venue to salute the artistic genius of his friend and bandmate, Keith Emerson, one of many influential artists who passed away in 2016. ArtsGarage.org.