TROPICAL BAROQUE MUSIC FESTIVAL V
Sponsored by the Miami Bach Society, this event is considered one of the most prestigious Early Music festivals in the country. The festival runs through March 14. Cost is $300 for a preferred pass, $200 for a general pass, $25-75 for tickets to individual concerts. Details: (305) 669-1376 or www.miamibachsociety.org.
FLORIDA GRAND OPERA
Verdi's celebrated masterpiece "A Masked Ball" will be the season's final production. Based on the true story of the assassination of King Gustavus III, the opera tells the tragic story of love, murder and deception. 7 p.m. March 19, 8 p.m. March 22 and 26 and April 1; 2 p.m. April 3 at Miami-Dade County Auditorium, 2901 W. Flagler St. Details: (800) 741-1010.