New World Symphony concerts at New World Center, 500 17 St., Miami Beach
The next two weeks kicks off with Symphonic Giants where James Conlon conducts a program featuring Symphony No. 2 by Beethoven and Symphony No. 12 “The Year 1917” by Shotakovich. March 25 at 8 p.m., March 26 at 2 p.m.
That’s followed by Cellist Johaness Moser with Moser making his Miami debut at a recital accompanied by pianist John Wilson in a program featuring music by Brahms, Prokofiev and Respighi. March 29 at 8 p.m.
Next up is Dimensions a concert conducted by Dean Whiteside hosted by clarinet Fellow Zach Manzi performing an extensive program including music by Gabrieli, Bartok, Brahms, Mahler, Shaw, Shostakovich and Tchaikovsky. March 31 at 7:30 p.m.
Closing out these two weeks is Chamber Music Serenade with Violinist Roberto Gonzalez-Monjas, Tenor Paul Appleby and horn player Josh Cote join New World Symphony musicians in a program of music by Beethoven, Britten and Enescu. This is the final Chamber Music concert of the season and includes a pre-concert chat at 1 p.m. April 2 at 2 p.m.
Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami
The powerful Cleveland Orchestra – Pines of Rome concert features Franz Welzer-Most conducting the orchestra in a program that explores the Roman landscape through music by Verdi and Respighi and even Mendelssohn’s Italian Symphony. March 24 and 25 at 8 p.m.
Then the South Florida Symphony Orchestra presents Untamed Spirit a concert conducted by Sebrina Maria Alfonso and featuring pianist Jeffrey Biegel in a program including Symphony No. 5 in E Minor by Tchaikovsky, Hebrides Overture by Mendelssohn and P.D.Q.’s Bach Concerto for Simply Grand Piano and Orchestra. April 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Alhambra Orchestra at Coral Gables Congregational Church, 3010 DeSoto Blvd., Coral Gables presents Baroque Gems an All-Baroque Chamber Concert conducted by Dr. Donald Oglesby and featuring music by composers Bach, Albinoni and Handel. April 2 at 7:30 p.m.