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For Immediate Release:
February 03, 2014
Media Contact:
Cathy Guerra
ferrec@miamidade.gov
305-235-1668

The Deering Estate at Cutler's Living Artist Concert Series February Concert features "Black Heritage in Classical Music"


(MIAMI, February 3, 2013) – For music enthusiasts, the Deering Estate Chamber Ensemble presents superb concerts intimately set in the historic Stone House Ballroom. Internationally acclaimed musicians collaborate with world-renowned guest composers, artists, and talented youth performers as part of the Deering Estate at Cutler’s Living Artist Concert Series, Piano Master Series and Master Classes. The Deering Estate Chamber Ensemble includes: Laura Wilcox (Violist), Dr. José R. López (Pianist), and Ross Harbaugh (Cellist).

In celebration of Black History Month, the concert on Sunday, February 23rd, 2014, “Black Heritage in Classical Music,” will feature violinist, Kelly Hall in works by L.V. Beethoven, Jose White, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor with guest composer/violinist, Jessie Montgomery.

The cost is $25 for adults & $12 for students (Grades K-12 with Student I.D.) Tickets can be purchased online for an additional fee or by calling the Deering Estate Ticket Office at 305-235-1668 x 233. Concerts begin at 7:15 pm; Meet the Artist Reception at 6:30 pm in the Stone House Ballroom.  

About the Deering Estate at Cutler
The Deering Estate at Cutler, a Miami-Dade County Park, is located at 16701 SW 72 Avenue in Miami. This 444-acre natural and archeological preserve and historic site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and serves as a center for education, culture and recreation. The Deering Estate at Cutler has emerged as a thriving cultural art center, fulfilling an enduring dream of the late industrialist Charles Deering, who as an avid art collector, philanthropist, and amateur artist, sought to support artists and create a cultural haven. For more information on the Deering Estate's educational and cultural programs, please visit www.deeringestate.org