Sunshine Jazz Concert Series presents ORIENTE
Sunday, 05/26/2019 – 06:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Miami Shores Country Club
10000 Biscayne Boulevard,
Miami Shores, Florida 33138
The Sunshine Jazz Concert Series continues on Sunday, May 26th with Latin jazz-blues-rhythm-n-soul band ORIENTE! Guitarist and composer Eddy Balzola leads the A+ band including percussionist Yoel Del Sol, Dony Felix on bass and Rey Monroig on drums, with special guests Jesse Jones Jr. on sax/flute and Yamin Mustafa on trumpet, with vocal stylist Livan Mena.
Become an SJO member at the door and your admission is free! MSCC offers a full dinner menu, table and bar service, and free parking. Reserve seats at: Sunjazzorg@aol.com, 954-554-1800.
Make Music Miami
Friday, 06/21/2019 – 08:00 am – 12:00 am
All over Miami-Dade County,
Miami, Florida 33130
Organizations across Miami-Dade County join in the worldwide celebration of Make Music Day, a global event taking place in over 1,000 cities around the world that celebrates and promotes the natural music maker in all of us. Make Music Miami celebrates the joy and power of music by giving community members of all ages, creeds, and musical persuasions the chance to experience music together on one specific day each year, June 21. Both amateur and professional music making is encouraged, empowering individuals to seek out new ways to celebrate music in their community. It is a day of music open to all in the streets, businesses, parks, beaches and wherever people feel like playing or listening. There are many ways to get involved.
Want to perform? Want to host a performance? Register as a Performer or Venue on the Solstice matchmaking system: http://matchmiami.makemusicday.org
Full MMM offerings will be published on MakeMusicMiami.org in the coming weeks, but here’s a snapshot of confirmed activities to date:
-Morning Rush Hour with DJ Le Spam of the Spam Allstars
-The Youth Music Summit at the Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater Cultural Arts Complex with LIVE! Modern School of Music and Magic City Opera
-MMM #onLincoln with dozens of performers along Lincoln Road
-Fete de la Musique at the North Beach Bandshell with French Embassy Cultural Services Miami and Rhythm Foundation
-MMM in Lummus Park, Miami Beach with Miami Design Preservation League
-Webcast screenings of Miami in Movements by the New World Symphony
-Houndstooth label showcase at The Cottage with Pocket of Lollipops
…and of course dozens of impromptu performances all over Miami.
YMU Annual Spring Music Festival
Saturday, May 25, 2019, 6:30pm – 10:30pm
150 NW 24th ST
Tickets: GA $25, VIP $100
Buy on Eventbrite
YMU will be returning to Racket in Wynwood to host our 7th Annual Spring Music Festival. Save the date and spread the news to help us reach our goal of $150,000 and give 1100+ students across Miami-Dade access to free music education for this coming 2019/2020 academic school year. We have prepared an amazing night of performances by our talented young musicians who have been working hard all year to show off their accomplishments. The Spring Music Festival is YMU’s largest fundraiser of the year and has been one of the most important contributing factors in the continued growth of our organization.
Arrowhead – Avalanche – Ripcord – The Rock Ensemble (MBSH)- Wynwood Jazz Combo – The Jazz Collective – Wynwood Community Jazz Band – Wynwood Rock Ensemble – Wynwood Pep Band – Lotus Jazz Quartet – Noah Billante – Sierra Hudson – Lily Kaplan – Steven Shapiro
100% of proceeds go to free music programming in Wynwood, Overtown, Little Haiti, Opa-Locka, Miami Gardens, Miami Beach, and Coral Gables.