GLOBAL ARTS PROJECT PRESENTS ARTSCAPE 2016 CONCERT SERIES AT COLLINS PARK
Four FREE concerts in Collins Park, 2100 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach. Sunday afternoons, 2-5 PM. Farmer’s Market provided by The Market Company.
As part of Global Arts’ outreach program, concerts will open with student ensemble programs
Launch concert February 14: Celebrating Black History Month: Surprise guest artist: Please stay tuned for exciting details!
February 28: Celebrating Brazilian Carnaval: Batuke Samba Funk
“Imagine Stomp! crossed with an out-of-control drum circle. Batuke Samba Funk is anchored in Miami by its core musicians and their expert displays of percussion, incorporating the traditional sounds of samba with jazz and funk via an ad hoc cache of found percussion instruments.”
Abel Folgar, Miami New Times
May 15: Celebrating Haitian Flag Day: Chardavoine’s Creole Jazz Project
“As they say jazz is jazz, but Jean Chardavoine has changed the way some of us perceive Creole jazz by implanting a new wave, the style, an innovative sound of the strings into an almost perfect–International Creole jazz.”
DJ K, haitianbeatz.com
September 25: Celebrating Hispanic Awareness Mont: TimbaLive
“The crème de la crème of Cuban salsa”