Category Archives: concerts

BSO Concert Designed to Delight

By PAM HARBAUGH The Brevard Symphony Orchestra is set to please audiences Saturday when it presents its TCHAIKOVSKY & FRIENDS concert. Truly, everyone loves the grand sweep of Tchaikovsky’s compositions. Saturday’s concert will feature the acclaimed and award-winning pianist, Ani Gogova, performing his Piano Concerto No. 1. Add to that Johann...

MELBOURNE CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY World Class Artists

Pacifica Quartet. Photo by Lisa-Marie Mazzucco By PAM HARBAUGH Take world class artists, add works of great composers, then throw in some punch and cookies and you get the Melbourne Chamber Music Society. The 41-year old cultural organization has built a following in its discerning, sophisticated patrons who count on the...

SJ BENEFIT CONCERT for Homeless

Singer/Songwriter SJ. Detail of a photo by Bridgett Anderson Photography. By PAM HARBAUGH Head to Open Mikes 7 p.m. Saturday and put your money to good use. It’s the “Nikki” Album Release Party & Charity Show, featuring West Melbourne singer/songwriter “SJ.” Funds raised will help a truly wonderful local charity known...

Up Front: Chamber Music

CALIDORE STRING QUARTET. Photo: Marco Borggreve By PAM HARBAUGH Brevard County resonates with fine musical offerings. One group which flies under the radar a lot is the Melbourne Chamber Music Society. This fine, all-volunteer organization brings in huge names in the world of chamber music. Really, you can’t get any better...

At Heidi’s Jazz Lounge

By PAM HARBAUGH If you’re looking for great jazz, and a top-notch menu, you’ve got to make a bee-line to Heidi’s Jazz Club. Featured performers for the rest of the year include: Stephanie Nakasian (Oct. 12 and 13); Ronnie Leigh (Oct. 26); and Rev. Billy C. Wirtz (Oct. 27 and Nov....

SUMMER at Heidis Jazz Lounge

Photo by Gavin Whitner By PAM HARBAUGH If you’re looking for great jazz, and a top-notch menu, you’ve got to make a bee-line to Heidi’s Jazz Club. Featured performers for the rest of the year include: Stephanie Nakasian (Oct. 12 and 13); Ronnie Leigh (Oct. 26); and Rev. Billy C. Wirtz...

April and May at HEIDI’s JAZZ CLUB

By PAM HARBAUGH If you’re looking for great jazz, and a top-notch menu, you’ve got to make a bee-line to Heidi’s Jazz Club this month. It’s always the great Sybil Gage from 7 to 10 p.m. Thursdays. Steve Kirsner and Friends perform Wednesdays and Fridays and Hella on Saturdays. And of...

AMERICAN BRASS QUINTET performs Tuesday

By PAM HARBAUGH Again, you have the opportunity to hear a world-renowned chamber group at ridiculously low ticket prices and in an unbelievably intimate setting when the Melbourne Chamber Music Society brings the AMERICAN BRASS QUINTET to the area for a performance 7:30 Tuesday (March 6) in Indialantic. And, you get...

MARCH at Heidis Jazz Club

By PAM HARBAUGH If you’re looking for great jazz, you’ve got to make a bee-line to Heidi’s Jazz Club this month. This weekend it’s the one and only Stephanie Nakasian who performs Friday and Saturday with Terry Myers and pianist Ron Mills. These are top names and they’re here. Other greats...

BIRDLAND at King Center

The Birdland All-Stars have hit the road for the first time in five years and are coming to the King Center on February 8, 2018. The concert features drummer Tommy Igoe and new arrangements of music by David Bowie, The Police and Steely Dan. Also performed will be fresh treatments of...