New World Symphony performs in Robert Schumann, Quintessential Romantic concert. Through Saturday. 8 p.m. at Lincoln Theatre, 541 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. $27-$76. Details: (305) 673-3331.
Soprano Maria Guleghina and tenor Salvatore Licitra will perform Giuseppi Verdi's "Il Trovatore." 8 p.m. at Carnival Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $30-$135. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.carnivalcenter.org.
A concert featuring holiday music and dance from "The Nutcracker." 4 p.m. at The First Presbyterian Church of Miami, 609 Brickell Ave., Miami. $6-$30. Details: (305) 371-3439.
Frost School of Music features Simon Salz Memorial Concert with jazz artist Ira Sullivan. 5 p.m. at University of Miami, Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Dr., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 284-2438.
Seraphic Fire, a chamber choir, presents Winter: Music of Fantasy. The concert also features works by William Shakespeare, Walt Whitman. Emily Dickenson and Robert Graves. Through Sunday. Various times and venues. $20-$30. Details: (305) 476-0260 or www.seraphicfire.org.
New World Symphony performs chamber music by Beethoven and Mozart. The concert also features flautist Paula Robison and a serenade by Michael Tilson Thomas. 3 p.m. at Lincoln Theatre, 541 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. $12. Details: (305) 673-3331.