THE BABOONS, MEN FROM MARS
In concert for the Jam at MAM. Co-sponsored by the Historical Museum of Southern Florida. Option docent-led tours of Let's Entertain and Florida's Rock & Roll Legends. Gourmet snacks, donation bar. $5. 5-8:30 p.m. Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St. Details: (305) 375-3000.
FLORIDA PHILHARMONIC WOODWINDS
In concert for Music at MoCA series. Free. 7:30 p.m. Outside court, Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th St. Details: (305) 893-6211.
String orchestra in concert. Free. 4 p.m. Community Partnership for the Homeless, 1550 N Miami Ave. 7:30 p.m. Manuel Artime Center, 900 SW First St. Details: (305) 329-3024.
Gala Opening Night. Luiz Fernando Benedini, piano soloist, and the UM Symphony Orchestra. $25; $40 with VIP reception. 8 p.m. Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Drive, UM Campus, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-4940 or music.miami.edu.
Chamber orchestra in concert. Free. 7:30 p.m. Ransom Everglades Auditorium, 3575 Main Hwy., Coconut Grove. Details: (305) 460-8800.
FOR IF THE FLIES
In concert. With Elastika Beat. $6. 9 p.m. Wallflower Gallery, 10 NE Third St. Details: (305) 579-0069.
Distinguished players from the Florida Philharmonic Orchestra with Igor Gruppman as conductor will perform Brandenburg Concertos 2, 4 and 5 and the Concerto for Violin, Oboe and Strings. Joined by guest artist Vesna Gruppman, the group will also perform the Concerto in D Minor for Two Violins and Strings. The concert is presented in collaboration with the Florida Philharmonic Orchestra. $10-$15. 8 p.m. Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Drive, UM Campus, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-4940 or music.miami.edu.