1314 Miller Drive
Coral Gables, Florida 33146
Performing at University of Miami Maurice Gusman Hall (Oct 24 - Oct 24)
Runtime: 1 Hour 30 Minutes
October 24, 2013 @ 8:00 PM
UM Gusman Concert Hall
Karrin Allyson, vocals
Frost Jazz Vocal 1 Ensemble
Kate Reid, director
Described by The New York Times as “a complete artist…one of the jazz world’s finest,” the soulful, incredible four-time Grammy nominated jazz vocalist Karrin Allyson performs an engaging concert with award-winning Frost Jazz Vocal 1 Ensemble (JV1), now under the direction of Kate Reid, the Frost School’s new jazz vocal program director. Karrin Allyson’s depth of expression and resonant voice are enchanting. Her program includes heart-wrenching standards like “Send in the Clowns” and “’Round Midnight,” the title track of her latest Grammy nominated project.
For more information, please call 305.284.4940 or visit www.festivalmiami.com.
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!