1314 Miller Drive
Coral Gables, Florida 33146
Performing at University of Miami Maurice Gusman Hall (Oct 4 - Oct 4)
Runtime: 1 Hour 30 Minutes
October 04, 2013 @ 8:00 PM
UM Gusman Concert Hall
Famed violinist Joshua Bell, whose soaring lyricism makes him beloved the world over, is joined by composer and virtuoso bassist Edgar Meyer to give the Florida premiere of Meyer’s new Double Concerto for Violin and Double Bass with the Frost Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Thomas Sleeper. The duo’s stunning interplay will amaze and delight you! The program will also feature the world premiere of a new concert march by Emmy Award-winning film and television composer, conductor and distinguished alumnus Joel McNeely under the auspices of the Abraham Frost Commission, a new music endowment established by Dr. Phillip Frost in tribute to his late father. The evening concludes with Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5. The tenth anniversary of Phillip and Patricia Frost’s generous naming gift to the music school will also be celebrated with a special Intermission presentation.
For more information, please call 305.284.4940 or visit www.festivalmiami.com.
The Frost School of Music offers affordable classical, jazz, Latin, opera, and world music concerts and recitals throughout the academic school year. Please visit www.music.miami.edu/concerts for more information.
The Frost School of Music's annual music festival called Festival Miami 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 every year. 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 community is invited to partake in all that the Frost School of Music has to offer - from world premieres and symphonic concerts, to chamber music presentations and jazz performances, and much more!
We look forward to seeing you!