1314 Miller Drive
Coral Gables, Florida 33146
Performing at University of Miami Maurice Gusman Hall (Oct 9 - Oct 9)
Runtime: 2 Hours
Tenor Titan Dave Liebman—Takes Flight with Frost Concert Jazz Band
October 09, 2012 @ 8:00 PM
UM Gusman Concert Hall
Whether delivering one incredible solo after the next on his rich tenor saxophone, or soaring over a killer big band with his sublime soprano sax, bop-rooted Dave Liebman makes an indelible impact on his fellow musicians as well as his audience. A first place winner in the DownBeat Reader’s Poll (2011) plus Critic’s Poll (2011, 2012), this NEA Jazz Master combines his visceral drive and enthusiasm with the high-intensity Frost Concert Jazz Band at Festival Miami to present a thrilling concert that will leave you wanting more.
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Festival Miami, the annual music festival that opens the South Florida arts season, provides superior and diverse musical programming each year, while expanding academic opportunities and cultural enrichment to all of South Florida and its visitors. It’s a musical experience no one should miss.
Festival Miami presents between 25 to 30 concerts, master classes, and lectures over a five-week period. Most concerts are during the month of October Each event falls under one of the four unique themes, which include: “Great Performances,” “Jazz and Beyond,” “Creative American Music,” and “Music of the Americas.”
The goal of Festival Miami is to uphold and enhance the Mission Statement of the Frost School of Music by offering opportunities for music enjoyment and personal enrichment to as many residents and visitors of South Florida as possible. As such, Festival Miami strives to provide innovative programming that reaches across the cultural boundaries of the South Florida community.
The community is invited to partake in all that Festival Miami has to offer - from world premieres and symphonic concerts, to chamber music presentations and jazz performances, and much more!
Come and join us for another wonderful Festival Miami season. We look forward to seeing you!