Henry Mancini at 100

Friday, March 1 | 7:30 PM

Mizner Park Amphitheater


It’s Henry Mancini’s 100th birthday!

From “Moon River” to “The Pink Panther Theme,” “Baby Elephant Walk” and “Days of Wine and Roses,” Henry Mancini composed some of the most beloved music of our time, while revolutionizing the art of film scoring. Celebrate his 100th birthday with us!

The Frost School of Music’s Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra will be joined onstage by Henry’s daughter, two-time Grammy-nominated vocalist Monica Mancini, eight-time Grammy winner Gregg Field, and five-time Grammy nominee pianist Shelly Berg, plus other surprise guest artists in an extraordinary multimedia event (with exclusive photo and video archival footage) dedicated to the centenary celebration of Mancini’s birth.

STARRING
Monica Mancini

SPECIAL GUESTS
Shelly Berg
Etienne Charles
Gregg Field
Scott Flavin
Rosie Weiss

 

Pre-concert activities include:

  • Festival Boca's Instrument Petting Zoo, which allows kids of all ages to see, touch, and try to play the instruments of the orchestra!
  • Meet The Pink Panther in person!
  • Meet the FAU Shark Lab Team: Learn about the 1000+ sharks residing in Palm Beach County waters. See shark artifacts and snap jaw-dropping photos inside real Jaws!
Pre-concert activities sponsored by JM Family Enterprises.

 

Artists & Authors

Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra

Monica Mancini

Shelly Berg

Etienne Charles

Gregg Field

Scott Flavin

Rosie Weiss

Venue

Mizner Park Amphitheater

In Depth Article

The Mancini Century
November 30, 2023

Sometimes a simple truth can also be a huge understatement. For instance, asserting that Henry Mancini was one of the most prolific, influential composers of the twentieth century.

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