A NIGHT OF CABARET
The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts kicks off its "Cabaret & Cocktails" series with a performance by Tony-nominated actress and singer Sherie Rene Scott. The performance will take place in a jazz-club setting complete with cabaret-style drinks and food. Ends Oct. 18. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $45. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Jazz trumpeter and pianist Arturo Sandoval performs during the University of Miami's "Festival Miami." He will play a handful of ballads from his upcoming album. 8 p.m. Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-4940 or www.festivalmiami.com.
The Miami Symphony Orchestra will perform works by Dvorák and Shostakovich as well as the world premiere of "La Luz y su Desvio" by Frost School of Music senior Andres Cremisini. 8 p.m. Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-4940 or www.festivalmiami.com. A MASTERFUL TRIUMVIRATE
The Gusman Center for the Performing Arts and the Rhythm Foundation present a performance by Béla Fleck, Zakir Hussain and Edgar Meyer playing the banjo, tabla and double bass respectively. 8 p.m. Gusman Center for the Performing Arts, 174 E Flagler St., Miami. $22-$52. Details: (305) 672-5202 or www.rhythmfoundation.com.