Presented by the Miami Piano Circle and Barry University, ten world-renowned pianists and Barry University professors will take the stage and simultaneously play on ten grand pianos. An original concert piece, composed byÂ Michael TorkeÂ and inspired by Miami will feature an arrangement of movements that will highlight the â€œMagic Cityâ€™sâ€ diverse landscapes, culture, and people.Â Georgi DanchevÂ will conduct pianistsÂ Mia Vassilev,Â Kristin Camacho,Â Dionisio Camacho,Â Jamila Tekalli,Â Stepan Rudenko,Â Alan Ngim,Â Daniel Manoiu,Â Asiya Korepanova, as well asÂ Dranoff International 2 Piano CompetitionÂ winning duoÂ Stephanie Ho, andÂ Saar Ahuvia.Â The eveningâ€™s repertoire will include selections arranged for a 10-piano â€˜orchestraâ€™ such as: â€œThe Everglades,â€ â€œSouth Beach,â€ â€œStar Island,â€ â€œMojitos & Stilettos,â€ and â€œCoconut Grove,â€ among others.Â Composer, Michael Torke has been commissioned by organizations such as the Walt Disney Co., the New York Philharmonic, PBS, and the International Olympic Committee. The pianists have played around the globe including Carnegie Hall, Teatro di Marcello in Rome, and New Yorkâ€™s Lincoln Center.Â The event is sponsored byÂ Dranoff International 2 Piano Foundation,Â Miami Piano Circle,Â Piano Music Center, andÂ Miami-Dade County,Â Miami Shores Community Alliance,Â Bank of America.Â $20 Preferred Seating; $100 Grand Seating.
Monday, April 23, 6pm-7:30pm – Miami Cancer Institute, 8900 North Kendall Drive, Miami Miami Cancer Institute invites you to attend Inspire You – Reimagine Well with guest speaker Roger Holzberg, former Disney Imagineer, cancer survivor and creator of the Institute’s Infusionarium. Join Roger as he shares his cancer journey and teaches you to adapt Disney […]
August 31 – September 2, 10am-6pm – Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Miami Labor Day weekend is “Nabor Day” weekend on Jungle Island. On September 4th, 5th and 6th, Jungle Island is inviting our neighbors in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties to experience the Jungle for just $10 per person, with proof of residency.Â Enjoy exotic […]
Sunday, October 6, 5pm-9pm – Private Residence, 986 NE 84th Street, Miami The Miami Rail has just released Issue 6 for Fall 2013 and is hosting a fun-themed fundraiser to celebrate its first successful year! The FUN-raiser will feature a dunk tank, bounce house, barbeque, booze-spiked snow cones, and music! The event is sponsored by […]