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For Immediate Release:
March 22, 2011

Media Contact:
Cathy Guerra
ferrec@miamidade.gov
305-235-1668



Cabaret Concert Featuring Bassist Kirk Green at the Deering Estate


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 
The Deering Estate at Cutler's Cabaret Concert Series features eclectic and world music artists in the intimate setting of the historic Stone House Ballroom. The concert on Thursday, March 24th will feature bassist Kirk Green, a Jamaican born and bred musician with close to 20 years of experience in the industry. Kirk earned a degree in Musical Performance from the University of Miami, with a concentration in jazz. He is an innovative, creative, multi-faceted musician, producer and writer who, besides the bass, also plays guitar, and even a bit of piano. His talents have been utilized on projects for artists such as: Ricky Martin, Joss Stone, Lauryn Hill, DMX, the Marley family, and Ike Woods.

The concert begins at 8 pm and the main gate opens at 7 pm. It is recommended to arrive early for preferred seating. Guests are welcome to bring refreshments and snacks to enjoy during the show. Tickets are $20. Limited seating is available. Advance tickets are recommended. Tickets can be purchased online for an additional fee or by calling the Deering Estate Ticket Office at 305-235-1668 ext. 233.


About the Miami-Dade Park & Recreation Department 
Nationally accredited, a three-time winner of the National Gold Medal Award, 2009 Florida Governor's Sterling Award winner for excellence in management and operations, MDPR is the third largest county park system in the United States, consisting of 263 parks and more than 12,848 acres of land.  It is one of the most unique park and recreation systems in the world.  Made up of more than just playgrounds and athletic fields, it also comprises out-of-school, sports-development, and summer-camp programs; programs for seniors and people with disabilities; educational nature centers and nature preserves; environmental restoration efforts; arts and culture programs and events; the renowned Zoo Miami and the Deering Estate at Cutler; the Crandon Tennis Center, home of the Sony Ericsson Open; golf courses; beaches; marinas; campgrounds; pools; and more. For information about MDPR the public can call 3-1-1 or visit www.miamidade.gov/parks.


 

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