Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

THE 8-BIT BIG BAND

Miami Beach Bandshell

November 5, 2022 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm EDT

“The 8-Bit Big Band is a Grammy-winning, genre-bending jazz orchestra formed around the love of video games, their associated soundtracks, and the musical desire to explore and expand an ever-growing contemporary body of music which the group has lovingly dubbed “”The Great Video Game Songbook.””

They are a symphonic jazz orchestra of 30 of New York City’s finest musicians—re-arranging beloved music from the video game soundtracks of the last 30 years into genre-fusing contemporary large ensemble music. Since the inception of the band, they have garnered an online fanbase aggregating over 20 million views on YouTube and over 200,000 subscribers, followers, and listeners across the globe, in addition to selling out concert venues in New York City.

The 8-Bit Big Band draws their music from some of the most beloved video game franchises of all time, such as Mario, Zelda, Sonic the Hedgehog, Kirby, Metal Gear Solid, Final Fantasy, Tetris, Yoshi, Fire Emblem, Pokemon, Portal, and many more, dedicating themselves to bringing large ensemble arranging into the presence of the internet and gaming era, while giving the music from these games the same reverential treatment in arranging, performance, and production that has gone hand in hand with the large symphonic studio jazz orchestras of the past century and beyond.

7pm Doors / 8pm Show

Food & beverage are available for purchase at the show. The Bandshell is an open air covered venue, all programs are rain or shine. Your ticket, once purchased, is non-refundable. Any questions? info@miamibeachbandshell.com

Details

Date:
November 5, 2022
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm EDT
Website:
https://miamibeachbandshell.com/event-detail/the-8-bit-big-band/

Organizer

Miami Beach Bandshell
Phone:
305-672-5202
View Organizer Website

Venue

Miami Beach Bandshell
7275 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33141 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
786-453-2897
View Venue Website

Giving Day 2022

We are Now Accepting Donations for our Annual Online Fundraising Event!