Frost Opera Theater concludes its 2007-08 season with Mozart's Bastien and Bastienne & Purcell's Dido and Aeneas and will be accompanied by the Frost Symphony Orchestra. 8 p.m. University of Miami's Gusman Hall, 1314 Miller Dr., on the University of Miami campus. Also, performance at 3 p.m. Also performances at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $20 general, $10 seniors, $5 UM students, faculty and staff. Details: (305) 284-4886.
Newport Guitar Festival features the first hand-built guitar festival in South Florida and the first vintage guitar show to be staged here. Master classes and seminars offered in the mornings show opens. Demonstration performances culminate in a daily concert performance which will close out the show. Ends Sunday. Miami Beach Convention Center, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Details: www.newportguitarfestivalmiamibeach.com.
Master Chorale of South Florida presents Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana," with the Boca Raton Symphonia, Miami Children's Chorus, Pine Crest Choir and soloists Suzan Hanson, John Duykers and Donnie Ray Albert. 8 p.m. Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: (954) 418-6232 or www.masterchoraleofsouthflorida.org.
Miami-Dade Parks' Neighborhood Concert Series presents a concert by steel pan artist Othello Molineaux and jazz vocalist Brenda Alford with a jazz ensemble. 4 p.m.-7 p.m. at Colonial Drive Park, 10750 SW 156th Terr. Details: (305) 693-6236.
Tigertail Productions presents an evening of music from Curacao and Haiti with artists Jan Sebon and Chin Behilia. 8 p.m. Colony Theatre, 1040 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. $25-$50. Details: (305) 545-8546 or www.tigertail.org.
ORCHESTRA & TORRES
Orchestra Miami with Nestor Torres. 8 p.m. Miami-Dade County Auditorium, 2901 W Flagler St., Miami. $20-$60. Details: (305) 358-5885 or www.orchestramiami.org.
University of Miami presents "East Meets West," an evening of choral music.
8 p.m. Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Dr., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-4162 or www.music.miami.edu/choralstudies.
Miami Beach Cultural Arts Alliance presents 2008 Lincoln Road Gospelfest.
6 p.m. Miami Beach Community Church, 1620 Drexel Ave., Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 538-4511.
Chopin for All presents Mirka Lachowska, winner of 2007 National Chopin Piano Competition of Poland. The concert program includes music by Chopin, Mozart, Bach, Ravel, Szymanowski and Ginastera. Free. Details: www.chopin.org.