Music of the Americas

  1. Leon Foster Thomas—Steel Pan Virtuoso

    October 16 – 8:00 PM
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Leon Foster Thomas, a gifted jazz musician and steel pan virtuoso originally from Trinidad and now based in Florida, blends the music of his Caribbean roots with the music of North and South America in a lively meld all his own.

    Section A/B/C
    $30/$20/$15

       
  2. Sammy Figueroa and Glaucia Nasser—Latin-Brazilian Exhilaration

    October 18 – 8:00 PM
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    A fiery Latin-Brazilian fusion that pairs multi-percussionist and two-time Grammy Award nominee Sammy Figueroa with captivating and charismatic São Paulo-based singer Glaucia Nasser. An electric combination…and a Festival Miami exclusive!

    Section A/B/C
    $40/$30/$20

       
  3. Classical Guitar Favorites—Aranjuez and Andaluz

    October 21 – 8:00 PM
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    An intimate guitar and orchestra concert featuring Joaquín Rodrigo’s Fantasía para un gentilhombre with guitarist Rafael Padrón; Concierto de Aranjuez showcasing Rene Izquierdo; and Concierto Andaluz, Isaac Bustos, soloist.

    Section A/B/C
    $35/$25/$20

       
  4. Emilio Estefan Presents—Fantine!

    November 01 – 8:00 PM
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Meet Fantine—a sensational singer fluent in Spanish, Russian, English and French with a style that reflects her cultural diversity. Emilio Estefan produces her debut, I Am Fantine in Spanish and English. An exciting, new Latin Music artist!

    Section A/B/C
    $45/$35/$25

       
  5. Gaby Moreno—Best New Latin Grammy Artist

    November 06 – 8:00 PM
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Gaby Moreno, 2013 Latin Grammy Best New Artist, lights up the stage with her hit songs in both Spanish and English. Her album Postales is hugely popular, and her YouTube video of “Fuiste Tú” with Latin legend Ricardo Arjona has over 100 million views

    Section A/B/C
    $50/$40/$30

       

Music of the Americas