Introducing Miami’s Youth Music Summit
Uniting Miami’s Young Musicians in an all-day Summit
WHAT: The Youth Music Summit is a highlight of Make Music Miami, a global celebration of musical events taking place around the world on the longest day of the year. The Summit is a free, day-long gathering of young musicians aged 14-18 from throughout Miami-Dade County that begins with a workshop focused on artist health, musicianship and careers in music and is followed by a concert of participating student ensembles.
WHEN: Friday, June 21, 9am-6pm, workshops; 7:30-9pm, performance
WHY: A collaborative project of Buskerfest Miami, LiVE! Modern School of Music and Magic City Opera, the Youth Music Summit is a pilot project of the Music Access Fellowship. It is designed to connect young musicians across Miami-Dade County, with one another, with industry professionals and instructors and to provide an opportunity for shared learning, friendship and performance.
The historic Lyric Theater is located at 819 NW Second Ave, Miami, FL 33136. Originally built in 1913, the Lyric is one of the oldest theaters in Miami and an anchor of the Historic Overtown Folklife Village. The venue is easily accessible by car and public transit.
Take Exit 3B – NW 8th St from I-95 and continue east on 8th street until you reach NW 2nd Avenue. The Lyric is located on the corner of NW 8th St and NW 2nd Avenue.
Parking is available on the street and in Municipal Lot 59 directly next to the venue.
The Lyric is one block west from the Historic Overtown/Lyric Theater Metrorail Station.
The Lyric is three blocks north from the Government Center Metromover Station.
The Lyric is one block north from the MiamiCentral Station.