Stamps Distinguished Programs

  1. Stamps String Quartet

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    April 18, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall

    ARIANNE URBAN, violin
    VICTOR COLMENARES, violin
    AMANDA DIAZ, viola
    CHRISTOPHER YOUNG, cello

    Free admission

    PARKING: Valet parking is available for $8 in front of UM Gusman Concert Hall, or free self-parking is available at the Pavia Garage. For map and more information please click here.

  2. Drummer Dafnis Prieto— Residency Jazz Concert with Boris Kozlov and Brian Lynch

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    March 17, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall
    Dafnis Prieto (drums) kicks off a weeklong residency at the Frost School of Music with a concert that sets the stage on fire. Tickets $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free.

    Adults $15
    Seniors $10
    UM Students free w/ID

       
  3. *RESCHEDULED* Stamps String Quartet

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    March 05, 2014
    Clarke Recital Hall in the Weeks Center for Recording and Performance
    Please note this concert will be rescheduled to April 18, 2014 at 8:00 PM in UM Gusman Concert Hall, we apologize for any inconvenience.

  4. The Stamps Scholars Concert Spectacular

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    February 11, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall
    Witness an amazing array of chamber music in both classic and modern styles, performed by four stellar Stamps Distinguished Ensembles. Free admission.

  5. Winter Wonderful Gala—Frost Holiday Dinner

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    December 08, 2013
    JW Marriott Marquis, 255 Biscayne Way, Miami
    The Frost School of Music presents its holiday gala dinner, Winter Wonderful, at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 8, 2013 at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel in Miami.

  6. Music and Conversation with Douglas J. Cuomo, Featuring Frost Faculty and Students

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    April 08, 2013
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    This concert will feature works by Douglas J. Cuomo, best known for writing the theme to Sex and the City. Audience members will be able to fully appreciate the musical brilliance...

  7. Lecture and Interview with Composer Douglas J. Cuomo

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    April 08, 2013
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Free admission, ticket required. General admission.

  8. Dr. Peter Webster: Charting a New Course for Music Teaching and Learning

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    April 03, 2013
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Dr. Peter Webster will present a compelling lecture on the future of music education. Free admission, ticket required.

  9. Steve Miller: Rockin’ and Swingin’ with the Frost Concert Jazz Band

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    February 20, 2013
    BankUnited Center Fieldhouse
    Students with valid school ID- $25

    Adults and Seniors- $50

    General Admission

  10. Steve Miller: A Life in Song

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    February 19, 2013
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    In this lecture, legendary musician Steve Miller will share personal anecdotes, including those regarding his humble start, his rise to fame, and his advice to young musicians.

  11. Charles Lazarus: Cross Training for Brass

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    February 08, 2013
    Clarke Recital Hall in the Weeks Center for Recording and Performance
    Class will include demonstrations and the following topics: breathing, articulation, rhythmic training for coordination, conquering stage fright, audition preparation, embouchure development, cross training for versatility, and creating your own path

  12. Stamps Brass Quintet and Frost Faculty Brass Quintet with Guest Trumpeter Charles Lazarus

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    February 07, 2013
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Join Frost brass faculty, the Stamps Brass Quintet, and guest trumpeter Charles Lazarus in this unforgettable concert. Free admission, ticket required.

  13. Winter Wonderful—Frost School of Music Holiday Dinner

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    December 02, 2012
    J. W. Marriott Marquis Miami, 255 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Miami
    Winter Wonderful—a holiday gala sparkling with treasured music and new memories, is presented annually in early December, it’s the perfect way to usher in the holiday season.

  14. Jason Moran & The Bandwagon—Cross-Genre Jazz at Its Best

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    October 24, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Jason Moran & The Bandwagon (piano, bass, drums) bring their adventurous blend of jazz, classical, blues, funk, hip-hop, and rock to Festival Miami for a killer night of jazz. $50/35/20

  15. Jason Moran—Free Q&A Master Class

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    October 23, 2012
    Clarke Recital Hall in the Weeks Center for Recording and Performance
    Stamps Distinguished Visitor Jason Moran presents an engaging free master class and Q&A. Free admission, ticket required.

  16. Beethoven and Rachmaninoff—Leon Fleisher Conducts the Frost Symphony Orchestra

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    October 04, 2012
    UM Gusman
    Master artist Leon Fleisher conducts the Frost Symphony Orchestra in a dramatic program ranging from Beethoven’s Coriolan Overture to Rachmaninoff’s Symphony No. 2. $65/45/25

  17. Coming Soon—Festival Miami 2012

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    October 02, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Save the date for Festival Miami 2012, featuring over 25 concerts, master classes and events from October 2 to November 4. Visit http://www.festivalmiami.com for details.

  18. A Conversation with Leon Fleisher—Free Master Class

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    October 02, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Stamps Distinguished Visitor Leon Fleisher discusses his approaches to music, teaching, his studies with Artur Schnabel, and recordings with George Szell. Free, ticket required.

  19. Joseph Silverstein Master Class: Exploring the Music of J. S. Bach

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    March 20, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Conductor and violinist Joseph Silverstein presents a highly engaging lecture that illuminates the performance practices of the Baroque era as well as the brilliance of one of the world's most beloved composers, Johann Sebastian Bach. FREE

  20. Joy and Passion - Frost Symphony Orchestra

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    March 03, 2012
    Gusman Concert Hall
    The Frost Symphony Orchestra will be performing music by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich and Dmitri Shostakovich. General admission $15 adults, $10 seniors, UM students free with valid ID.

  21. Ellen Taaffe Zwilich: Meet the Composer (Talk and Q & A) and Concert

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    March 02, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Enjoy a free master class by composer Ellen Taaffe Zwilich! Gain behind-the-scenes insight into the world of a consummate professional whose distinct music continues to impact audiences in profound ways. FREE, ticket required. Must reserve online.

  22. A Songwriter’s Songwriter: An Evening with Craig Carothers

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    February 09, 2012
    UM Gusman Concert Hall
    Singer-songwriter Craig Carothers presents an intimate and entertaining concert of original material at UM Gusman Concert Hall. General admission $20 adults, $15 seniors, UM students free with valid ID.

  23. Craig Carothers - Of the Journey and the Songs: Musings of a Modern American Songwriter

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    February 07, 2012
    Clarke Recital Hall at the L. Austin Center for Recording and Performance
    Acclaimed Singer-Songwriter Craig Carothers presents a free lecture entitled "Of the Journey and the Songs: Musings of a Modern American Songwriter" as part of the Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors Series. FREE

  24. Jazz Master Benny Golson with the Frost Studio Jazz Band

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    October 07, 2011
    UM Maurice Gusman Concert Hall
    Jazz aficionados love his “I Remember Clifford” while TV fans know his music from M*A*S*H, Mission Impossible, and The Cosby Show theme. Here, Benny Golson performs his favorite big band arrangements with the Frost Studio Jazz Band. $65/45/25

  25. Benny Golson—Taking Note of a Legendary Jazz Career

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    October 06, 2011
    Clarke Recital Hall in the Weeks Center for Recording and Performance
    From his early years with Dizzy Gillespie to his remarkable 60-year career as a solo performer and TV and film composer, tenor saxophonist and NEA Jazz Master Benny Golson, provides insight into his creative approaches and career longevity. FREE

  26. On Stage with Gunther Schuller and the Frost Chamber Players

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    October 02, 2011
    UM Maurice Gusman Concert Hall
    Milhaud’s La Création du monde conducted by Gunther Schuller; Dvořák’s String Quintet No. 2 with Bergonzi String Quartet and Brian Powell; and Schuller’s Quintet for Horn and Strings featuring hornist Richard Todd. $20/$15 seniors/Free for UM student

  27. Festival Miami’s Opening Night: French Horn Celebration Featuring the Frost Symphony Orchestra

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    October 01, 2011
    UM Maurice Gusman Concert Hall
    The Frost Symphony Orchestra opens Festival Miami 2011 with a bold and brassy French horn exploration of celebrated music by Franz Haydn, distinguished composer Gunther Schuller, and premier hornist and composer Richard Todd. $85/65/45/25

  28. Gunther Schuller – Into the Creative Mind of a Total Musician

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    September 30, 2011
    Clarke Recital Hall in the Weeks Center for Recording and Performance
    Deepen your understanding of current music trends at a free lecture by Pulitzer Prize winning composer Gunther Schuller, one of America’s most distinguished musical icons. Schuller is also the recipient of a MacArthur Foundation “genius” award. FREE

  29. Daniel Levitin, neuroscientist and author

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    March 03, 2011
    BankUnited Center's Multi-Purpose Room/Fieldhouse

    6pm - 8pm

    Lecture: Daniel Levitin, neuroscientist, Stamps Family Charitable Foundation Distinguished Visitor 2011
    FREE ADMISSION
    For more information, please call 305-284-4940.

    The Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors Series presents a lecture by neuroscientist Daniel Levitin, the best-selling author of This is Your Brain on Music and The World in Six Songs

    About Daniel Levitin

    Daniel Levitin earned his…

  30. String Quartet Celebration

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    January 28, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    The Stamps String Quartet, New Land String Quartet and Fernandez String Quartet will perform selected movements from string quartets by Mendelssohn, Beethoven, Smetana, Shostakovitch, Rubenstein and others.

  31. Music of Libby Larsen—Featuring Performances by Frost Students and Faculty

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    January 25, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    A free concert featuring the music of Libby Larsen will be performed by Frost Students and Faculty on January 25 at 8:00 p.m. at UM Gusman Concert Hall. Alan Johnson, conductor.

  32. Libby Larsen Lecture: The Concert Hall that Fell Asleep and Woke Up as a Car Radio

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    January 24, 2011
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    Award winning composer and 2011 Stamps Distinguished Visitor Libby Larsen will present a free lecture on January 24 at 8:00 p.m. entitled "The Concert Hall that Fell Asleep and Woke Up as a Car Radio."

  33. Festival Miami—NEW SONGWRITING SENSATIONS—From the Bruce Hornsby Creative American Music Program

    October 27, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    The Bruce Hornsby Creative American Music Program Showcases New Songs and Fresh Faces.

    FREE ADMISSION

  34. Festival Miami—Master Class with Songwriter Lamont Dozier

    October 27, 2010
    Clarke Recital Hall at the L. Austin Weeks Center for Recording and Performance
    Festival Miami presents a Master Class with famed songwriter Lamont Dozier.

    FREE ADMISSION

  35. Festival Miami—INSPIRED IMPROVISATION—Matt Wilson Quartet and Stamps Jazz Quintet

    October 21, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    Matt Wilson Quartet Pairs Up with the Stamps Jazz Quintet in an All-Out Jazz Fest.

    Tickets range from $25 to $50

  36. Festival Miami—Master Class with the Matt Wilson Quartet

    October 20, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    Festival Miami presents a jazz Master Class with Matt Wilson Quartet.

    FREE ADMISSION

  37. Festival Miami—STRING QUAR TÊTE-A-TÊTE—Bergonzi String Quartet and Stamps String Quartet

    October 17, 2010
    Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami
    Renowned Bergonzi String Quartet Meets the Stamps String Quartet in their Debut Performance.

    Tickets range from $10 to $20

Stamps Distinguished Programs