Recognized as “America’s Orchestral Academy,” New World Symphony (NWS) prepares graduates of music programs for leadership roles in professional orchestras and ensembles. In the 30 years since its co-founding by Artistic Director Michael Tilson Thomas and Lin & Ted Arison, the organization has helped launch the careers of more than 1,000 alumni worldwide. With selections from a variety of cultural heritages, the NWS’s festive program Sounds Of The Season, offers audience members an opportunity to gather and share music with family and friends in a truly unique manner — as a 7,000 sq. ft. Wallcast concert projected on the wall of the New World Center on Dec. 14 & 15. Best of all, you can compose your own subscription package. Choose this plus two more concerts to customize your own subscription. It’s the ultimate flexibility with all the subscriber benefits, including free exchanges when plans change; 305.902.6856; NWS.edu.
From charity galas to business networkers and outdoor activities galore, Key Biscayners were out in full force in and around the island.
Friends of Miami Animals Foundation (FoMa) focuses on the root causes of pet homelessness — financial instability, spay & neuter, adoption and foster campaigns — all in the hopes of helping pets find families and get out of shelters.