FIU Music Festival: FIU Symphony Orchestra’s Family Halloween Concert

Buy Tickets   $15 General Admission | $10 FIU Faculty/Staff/Alumni | $5 Students (with valid i.d.) This exciting concert features frightfully fun symphonic music for the whole family! Bring your little ghost or goblin for a spooktacular afternoon in the haunted Wertheim Concert Hall and prepare for goosebump-inducing favorites including Modest Mussorgsky's Night on [...]

By |2018-10-23T17:30:00-04:00October 27th, 2018|, |Comments Off on FIU Music Festival: FIU Symphony Orchestra’s Family Halloween Concert

FIU Music Festival Opening Night: Alfredo Rodriguez Trio & FIU Jazz Big Band

Buy Tickets   Ticket Admission includes Reception $25 General Admission | $15 FIU Faculty/Staff/Alumni | $10 Students (with valid i.d.)   Discovered at the 2006 Montreux Jazz Festival by Quincy Jones, Cuban-born Alfredo Rodríguez has rapidly risen to stardom under the tutelage of the famed producer. Since arriving to the U.S. in 2009, Rodríguez [...]

By |2018-10-16T14:26:06-04:00October 26th, 2018|, |Comments Off on FIU Music Festival Opening Night: Alfredo Rodriguez Trio & FIU Jazz Big Band

MIGF 2018: Edel Muñoz in Concert

The Miami International GuitART Festival presents award-winning Cuban guitarist Edel Muñoz, the first prize winner in more than 20 international guitar competitions including the Boston Guitar Fest, the Miguel Llobet International Competition in Barcelona, the Montreal International Guitar Competition and the Havana International guitar Competition.  He was only 13 years old when Maestro Leo Brouwer described him [...]

By |2018-02-16T17:12:02-05:00February 22nd, 2018|, |Comments Off on MIGF 2018: Edel Muñoz in Concert

FIU Music Festival: Grand Harmonie

Early music ensemble, Grand Harmonie, promotes period-instrument artistry in the United States through inventive, compelling performances of Classical and Romantic repertoire and educational outreach to listeners of all ages and backgrounds. Their approach to music-making unites scholarship and hands-on performing experience with passion, curiosity, and a willingness to experiment in the spirit of discovery. This early music ensemble [...]

By |2017-11-07T22:28:06-05:00November 17th, 2017|, |Comments Off on FIU Music Festival: Grand Harmonie

FIU Music Festival: Sydell Ida Wertheim Organ Recital with Raúl Prieto Ramírez

FIU guest concert organist, Raúl Prieto Ramírez, will dazzle audiences on the glorious Sydell Ida Wertheim Organ- the spotlight of the Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center. The prestigious 125 year old Schantz Organ Company took nearly a year to build the 26-ton organ that is the largest in Miami-Dade County and one of the most [...]

By |2017-11-08T22:28:53-05:00November 12th, 2017|, |Comments Off on FIU Music Festival: Sydell Ida Wertheim Organ Recital with Raúl Prieto Ramírez

FIU Music Festival: Saint-Saëns Organ Symphony

Meet FIU's New Orchestra Director, Maestro Javier Mendoza, as he makes his debut and pulls out all the stops with the FIU Symphony Orchestra performing the Saint-Saëns Organ Symphony featuring internationally acclaimed concert organist Raúl Prieto Ramírez.    PROGRAM Fugue in G-minor ‘The Shorter’ by Johann Sebastian Bach Organ Symphony No. 1, Op. 42 by [...]

By |2017-11-08T22:21:16-05:00November 11th, 2017|, |Comments Off on FIU Music Festival: Saint-Saëns Organ Symphony

FIU Music Festival: Bergonzi and LaVerne Jazz Duo

Don't miss out on a rare performance in South Florida by two of jazz's greatest virtuosos, famed saxophonist Jerry Bergonzi and pianist Andy LaVerne, as they take to the stage for an evening of high-powered jazz favorites.   ABOUT JERRY BERGONZI Jerry Bergonzi first gained international recognition as the saxophonist in the Dave Brubeck Quartet [...]

By |2017-10-18T21:17:07-04:00November 10th, 2017|, |Comments Off on FIU Music Festival: Bergonzi and LaVerne Jazz Duo

2017 String Day at The Wertheim!

Welcome to 2017 String Day at The Wertheim! The Herbert and Nicole Wertheim School of Music & Performing Arts and the Division of String Studies are proud to present String Day! String students in high school are invited to join the Herbert and Nicole Wertheim School of Music & Performing Arts string faculty, guest artists [...]

By |2017-11-07T16:34:31-05:00November 9th, 2017|, |Comments Off on 2017 String Day at The Wertheim!

FIU Music Festival: New York’s Continuum Ensemble

"Simply put, there is no musical organization in New York that produces more intellectually enticing or more viscerally satisfying programs than Continuum... Year after year, its explorations in 20th-century repertory prove to be not only unusual and unexpected but also important and enduring... This ensemble has a long history of acting in behalf of composers [...]

By |2017-11-01T18:06:21-04:00November 5th, 2017|, |Comments Off on FIU Music Festival: New York’s Continuum Ensemble

FIU Music Festival: Jazz and Symphony for Puerto Rico Benefit Concert

The Herbert and Nicole Wertheim School of Music & Performing Arts is stepping up in support of the people of Puerto Rico by organizing a hurricane relief concert for the opening of the FIU Music Festival. 5 Grammy winners including Nestor Torres and Paquito D'Rivera, Charlie Sepulveda, Silvano Monasterios, & Alex Brown, along with the New World [...]

By |2017-11-02T20:07:25-04:00November 3rd, 2017||Comments Off on FIU Music Festival: Jazz and Symphony for Puerto Rico Benefit Concert