2008-09 MISO Press Releases
May 12, 2009 | Miami Symphony Orchestra Visits Schools with "Symphony Funtastique" - Part of the Symphony's 2009 School Outreach Program Now in it's 17th Year|
Strike up the bassoons! Sound the French horns! But one at a time please, so we can learn how they sound alone and how they blend together to make a symphony!
April 21, 2009 | Legendary Classical Guitarist Angel Romero to Perform with Miami Symphony Orchestra for May Season Finale
Romero plus Rossini's "Barber of Seville Overture" and the full seven movement suite of "Planets" highlight 20th Anniversary Season Finale. A special concert at the Biltmore Hotel Courtyard on May 3 will showcase Romero plus music by Hahn and Ibert
March 16, 2009 | Israeli Violinist and Perman Protege, Giora Schmidt, to Perform with the Miami Symphony Orchestra for April's "Discovery Series"
Music by Mozart, Hahn, Wagner and Ibert, under the baton of Maestro Eduardo Marturet, Music Director and Conductor
February 16, 2009 | Piano Prodigy George Li and Soprano Susana Diaz to Perform as Featured Guest Soloists for Miami Symphony Orchestra's "Romantic Series"
Also in the spotlight: Maestro Marturet will present the World Premiere of his own arrangement for Webern’s "small masterpiece", Langsamer Satz
January 19, 2009 | Miami Symphony Orchestra Announces First Commercial CD Recording 'An Evening in Vienna - LIVE' in Partnership with Cacao Musica
Live recording of symphony performances, with Maestro Eduardo Marturet conducting, available on CD in June
January 15, 2009 | Miami Symphony Orchestra to Debut New Work by Award-Winning American Composer Joseph Schwanter and New Composition by Shelly Berg; Part of the Symphony's 'Made in America' Series
Jazz piano great Shelly Berg to perform as guest artist for Florida Premiere of his composition, "Blackbird Pavanne, Incandescent, Iridescent, Effervescent".
November 19, 2008 | Miami Symphony Orchestra Returns to Arsht center January 11, 2009 for "An Evening in Vienna" with Guest Soloist Francisco Flores
Waltzes, polkas, operetta overtures and lively dance music from Vienna's Golden Era
November 19, 2008 | Internationally Acclaimed Harmonica Virtuoso Antonio Serrano to Perform as Guest Soloist with Miami Symphony Orchestra for December COncert Series, some Art, Jazz and Basil
Serrano to showcase the Florida premieres of works by Malcolm Arnold and Astor Piazzolla, December 6 and 7, at 8:00 p.m.
November 19, 2008 | TV Hosts Louis Aguirre and Maria Regina Bustamante to Narrate Britten's Classic for December Concert
Louis Aguirre and Maria Regina Bustamante, two well-known television personalities, will be lending their talents to the classical music scene as guest narrator for the Miami Symphony Orchestra's December concert series, some Art, Jazz and Basil, December 6 at Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami and December 7 at Lincoln Theatre.
November 18, 2008 | Miami Symphony Orchestra and University of Miami Frost School of Music Partner on Assistant Conductor Program
Opportunity for talented graduate students to work in performance setting
November 3, 2008 | In Synch with the Season, Miami Symphony Orchestra's December Concert series Presents "some ART, JAZZ AND BASIL"
Antonio Serrano showcases his artistry on the harmonica, and Louise Aguirre, of Channel 7 and Maria Regina Bustamante, news anchor for Mega TV narrate Britten's classic "The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra".
October 1, 2008 | Miami Symphony Orchestra Opens 20th Anniversary Season with Festive Gala Concert at Adrienne Arsht Center October 18
Music by Shostakovich, Brahms, Ravel and Rimsky-Korsakov plus the brilliant violin virtuosity of guest soloist Alexis Cardenas light up the stage to open symphony's 20th anniversary season
September 1, 2008 | Miami Symphony Announces Strategic Alliances Program
The Miami Symphony Orchestra, and Maestro Eduardo Marturet, Music Director and Conductor, are pleased to announce a new Strategic Alliances program that broadens the symphony's role as a cultural arts institution for all Miami-Dade and extends the symphony's reach into the community for musical education and learning.
July 20, 2008 | Miami Symphony Orchestra celebrates 20th anniversary season with an exciting and eclectic program series for 2008-009
Three World Premieres, Four Florida Premieres Plus A Salute to Art & Jazz, "Made In America" and Stellar Guest Artists Highlight Twentieth Anniversary Season
June 2, 2008 | Orchestra Selects Daniel Andai as New Concertmaster
Internationally prominent violinist to play key role as Maestro Eduardo Marturet and the Miami Symphony launch 20th Anniversary Season.