A NIGHT IN NEW ORLEANS
IRVIN MAYFIELD & THE NEW ORLEANS JAZZ ORCHESTRA
MIAMI, FL January 15, 2015 – The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County is proud to present “A Night in New Orleans” starring trumpeter IRVIN MAYFIELD with his New Orleans Jazz Orchestra on February 5 at 8 p.m. in the John S. and James L. Knight Concert Hall. As an official cultural ambassador of New Orleans, IRVIN MAYFIELD and his magnificent 18-piece orchestra will kick-off Mardi Gras month in Miami with a festive concert celebrating the Big Easy and its vibrant culture.
Set in the heart of downtown Miami and designed by world-renowned architect Cesar Pelli, the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County is one of the world’s leading performing arts organizations and venues. Since
opening in 2006, the Arsht Center, a 501C3 non-profit organization, has emerged as a leader in presenting innovative programming that mirrors South Florida’s diversity as well as a catalyst for billions of dollars in new development in the downtown area. Spotlighting legends and serving as a launch pad for local artists to make their mark on the international stage, the Center presents nearly 500 events each year across its eight flexible, state-of-the-art performance spaces. The Center programs 12 signature series, including the largest jazz series in South Florida, the biggest flamenco festival on the East Coast, and a robust program of new theatrical works as well as free programming for the community and an arts education program that serves nearly 30,000 children each year. As Miami’s new Town Square, the Arsht Center also houses Brava!, a fine dining restaurant; the Café at Books & Books in the historic Carnival Tower and a weekly Farmers Market.
DANIEL AZOULAY STUDIO