New World Symphony "Heard It Through The Grapevine" Event

Start your New Year on the wine foot and join us at "Heard It Through The Grapevine". A one-night only experience, Cello Fellow Hilary Glen hosts a New World take on Old World Wines concert series. Wine down and uncork your senses at this music-inspired wine tasting in Miami event. For those Miami wine lovers looking for a far-from-ordinary wine experience, the New World Symphony, Heard It Through The Grapevine is sure to deliver an evening to remember. 

Master Sommelier Virginia Philip will guide the wine tasting as musical selections are performed by the talented musician-Fellows of the New World Symphony. Wines will be provided by Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits of Florida.

Giveaway: I'm giving away (2) GA tickets to one lucky fellow wine lover. To enter, comment your first and last name in the comments section. Make sure to include your name and email before submitting comment to be notified. 

Giveaway Winner: Congratulations to Lissette Ferro! Thank you to everyone that entered. 

Official Rules: Must be 21+. Winner will be selected by a random drawing generator and announced here on Monday, January 2nd. Good luck! 

Event Information 

Date: Friday, January 6, 2017

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location: New World Center

500 17th Street, Miami Beach

 6:30 PM: Doors Open & Meet the Instruments

7:30 PM: Concert

Post-Concert Reception with the Sommelier, Host and Musicians


VIP Ticket: $50 per person. Table seating near the stage for a more intimate experience. Tables seat 9. Limited capacity. 

General Admission Ticket: $40 per person. 

The Music & Wine Pairing 

Part I:

G.H. Mumm Brut Cordon Rouge

Lili Boulanger:  D’un matin de printemps (Of a Spring Morning) (1917-18)


Kruger-Rumpf Estate Riesling Trocken 2015

George Frideric Handel:  Concerto Grosso in B-flat major, Op. 3, No. 1, HWV 312 (1710)

(1685-1759)                        I. Allegro

                                                III. Vivace

Selbach Riesling Kabinett 2015

Ellen Taafe Zwilich:  Concerto Grosso (1985)

(b. 1939)                       I. Maestoso

                                         II. Presto

Franz Schubert:  Quintet in A major for Piano and Strings, D. 667, “Trout” (1819)

(1797-1828)              IV. Andantino—Allegretto

Franz Liszt:  Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 in C-sharp minor (1847)



Part II:

Giovanni Gabrieli:  Canzon per sonare No. 2 for Brass (c.1600)


Castello di Gabbiano Chianti Classico DOCG

Jennifer Higdon:  blue cathedral (2000)

(b. 1962)

Luigi Bosca Malbec 2013

Dolly Parton:  “Rockin’ Years” (1991)

(b. 1946)

Kenny Baker/Bill Monroe:  “Jerusalem Ridge” (1970)


Windsor Folk Family

Joy Adams, cello and vocals; Zachary Piper, fiddle

Rob Saunders, mandolin and vocals; Geoff Saunders, bass

Alberto Ginastera:  Variaciones concertantes (1953)


Camille Saint-Saëns:  Bacchanale from Samson and Delilah (1877)