Sunday Afternoons of Music to open 2009-2010 with McDuffie

By Lawrence A. Johnson


 Sunday Afternoons of Music will serve up yet another varied lineup of vocal, instrumental and chamber events in 2009-2010.

 Doreen Marx will open her 29th season with a recital by acclaimed violinist Robert McDuffie (above) on September 13, a co-presentation with Festival Miami. Young Russian pianist Boris Giltburg will follow on Dec. 13, followed by series favorite, soprano Isabel Bayrakdarian on Dec. 20.

 Sunday Afternoons will start the new year with an unusual trio as the Cleveland Duo (violinist Steve Warner and pianist Carolyn Warner) are joined by saxophonist James Umble on Jan 10.  In a rare Saturday night event, the Eroica Trio will return for a concert on Feb. 6, followed by Russian pianist Olga Kern on March 21, and the Empire Brass on May 16. The season will close May 23 with the Amernet String Quartet and cellist Gary Hoffman. Program details for all events are yet to be announced.

Subscriptions are $250, $225 for seniors with individual events $40 and $32. Sunday Afternoons of Music will also offers its Chidren’s Series as well. Call 305-271-7150 or visit

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