Discover Miami through Music

Presented in association with the Historic Preservation Association of Coral Gables.

Sunday, April 26 2015

4:00 PM-6:00 PM

Take a step back in time to the early days of the City Beautiful

The Jazz Age of the Roaring 20’s & 30’s

and the birth of the Biltmore Hotel

as Orchestra Miami presents this season’s

“Discover Miami Through Music” Jazz Concert


South Florida’s leading symphonic musical ensembles, will take the audience back in time to the era of fox-trots and tea dances as the orchestra performs classical music which was inspired by jazz, as well as music which may have been performed during the heyday of the Biltmore Hotel.

Program includes: George Antheil’s “Jazz Symphony” (revised version), the gorgeous Concerto for Clarinet by Aaron Copland, featuring Richard Hancockas the soloistShostakovich’s Jazz Suite #1.

Talk about the history of the hotel will be presented at 3:30 PM in the Granada Ballroom, and historic hotel tours of the Biltmore Hotel property are available at 1:30 and 2:30 PM (meet in the lobby next to the concierge desk).


Tickets for the concert are $30, $40 & $50 reserved seating, and a VIP ticket which includes an exclusive intermission Bacardi rum tasting and post-concert reception with the artists on the Granada Ballroom Terrace is available for $150.Tickets can be purchased through Orchestra Miami’s website: or by calling Brown Paper Tickets at 1-800-838-3006. Free parking is available, as well as valet service. For more information, visit:, or call (305) 274-2103.

Biltmore Hotel

1200 Anastasia Avenue, Coral Gables, FL, 33134

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