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Live Music: Wilkie Ferguson III

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Ferguson is a native of Miami, Florida, a graduate of New World School of the Arts, and a multi-talented jazz musician and performer.

Event Details

The longest running live music series on Miami Beach, with Latin Jazz on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays. Listen along while dining in LT Steak & Seafood or enjoying a refreshing libation at the Bar.


WILKIE FERGUSON III - Piano and Vocals - A native of Miami, Florida and a graduate of New World School of the Arts, Wilkie studied classical piano performance at Eastman School of Music, and served on the faculty of the Boys’ Choir of Harlem as assistant director, piano accompanist and music theory instructor.

Wilkie’s compositions, arrangements and musical direction can be heard in film and theatre, including Parrotheads, the Netflix Jimmy Buffet documentary; and The First Colored Circus at Restoration Stage. As a singer, dancer and actor, Wilkie was a part of the original broadway casts of The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, Motown the Musical, and Wonderland and has toured with In the Heights; and Hairspray. His original musical, Take On Me, features big band arrangements of 80’s pop songs by Michael Jackson, Cyndi Lauper, Whitney Houston, and more. 


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