Inside the Music: What the Heck! at New World Center
As far as musical devices go, the heckelphone’s historical past does not return that far. Introduced in 1904 by Wilhelm Heckel, the double-reed instrument is much like an oboe. Learn extra about this woodwind instrument in the course of the New World Symphony’s Inside the Music: What the Heck! on Monday. NWS fellows will supply a uncommon behind-the-scenes presentation alongside Jim Rodgers, principal contrabassoonist with the Pittsburgh Symphony. The viewers is inspired to ask questions and take part within the post-presentation dialogue. 7 p.m. Monday, April 11, New World Center, 500 seventeenth St., Miami Beach; 305-673-3330; nws.edu. Admission is free with RSVP by way of nws.edu.
Please Don’t Do Coke within the Bathroom at Jazid
Every Friday, South Beach lounge Jazid pleads to partygoers that they Please Don’t Do Coke within the Bathroom. Regardless of whether or not patrons obey the foundations, you may discover a evening of electro and home music courtesy of DJs Rapham and Lamooc. And from 9 to 10:30 p.m., get pleasure from happy-hour offers on the bar. 9 p.m. Friday, April 15, at Jazid, 1342 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 786-725-8343; jazidclub.com. Admission is free.
Eggfest on the Underline
On Saturday, Brave Church takes over the Underline in Brickell for its annual Eggfest occasion. Bring the children for a family-friendly Easter occasion that features meals vehicles, face portray, and a DJ. Of course, there’s additionally an egg hunt for youngsters 10 and underneath. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 16, on the Underline, on the intersection of SW Eighth Street and First Avenue, Miami; theunderline.org. Admission is free with RSVP by way of eventbrite.com.
Drag Trivia Happy Hour at Tobacco Road by Kush
What might be higher than trivia and drag? Every Saturday, Tobacco Road by Kush hosts Drag Trivia Happy Hour. Queen Blamie is able to problem your group on all issues popular culture, literature, and historical past. Plus, you’ll have some enjoyable happy-hour cocktails to select from, just like the “Blamie on the Ah-Ah-Alcohol,” which mixes Skyy vodka, passionfruit, lime, easy syrup, and ginger beer. 4 to six p.m. Saturday, April 16, at Tobacco Road by Kush, 650 S. Miami Ave., Miami; 786-703-3120; kushhospitality.com. Admission is free.
Miami Symphony Orchestra Presents Spring Green at Peacock Park
Celebrate the spring season with Miami Symphony Orchestra on Saturday when it brings its Spring Green live performance to Peacock Park. Led by maestro Eduardo Marturet, the orchestra invitations you to carry a picnic blanket for a live performance at nightfall. MISO was based in 1989, the orchestra options over 80 skilled musicians from world wide. 6 to eight p.m. Saturday, April 16, at Peacock Park, 2820 McFarlane Rd., Coconut Grove; themiso.org. Admission is free with RSVP by way of eventbrite.com.
Lagrimas at Las Rosas
On Saturday, Las Rosas’ postpunk and death-rock social gathering Lagrimas brings Los Angeles dark-wave outfit Walls of Poland to its stage. The moody synth sounds are the aspect mission of Secret Mutilator singer Darrack Des Roche. Also on the invoice is native goth-rock quartet Obsidian, in addition to DJ units by Distress Mistress, Rippin Kittin, and Shirl Legion. 10 p.m. Saturday, April 16, at Las Rosas 2899 NW Seventh Ave., Miami; 786-780-2700; lasrosasbar.com. Admission is free.