MINNESOTA ORCHESTRA: Sarah Hicks conducts Rogers and Hammerstein's musical "Carousel." 11 a.m. Thu.; 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat.; 2 p.m. next Sun. $25-$79. Orchestra Hall, 11th St. and Nicollet Mall, Mpls. 612-371-5656.

MINNESOTA SINFONIA: 7 p.m. Fri., First Covenant Church, 1280 Arcade St., St. Paul; 4 p.m. next Sun., Temple Israel, 2324 Emerson Av. S., Mpls. Free. 612-871-1701.

ST. PAUL CHAMBER ORCHESTRA: Mahler's Fourth Symphony and Adams' "Son of Chamber" Symphony, conducted by Benjamin Shwartz. 2 p.m. today. Benson Great Hall, Bethel University, 3900 Bethel Dr., Arden Hills. $5-$40. 651-291-1144.


CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF MINNESOTA: Composer John Harbison. 4 p.m. next Sun. $15-$25. Sundin Music Hall, Hamline University, 1531 Hewitt Av., St. Paul. 651-450-0527.

COLONIAL CHAMBER SERIES: 4 p.m. today. Free-$20. Colonial Church of Edina, 6200 Colonial Way, Edina. 952-941-8769.

FLYING FORMS: Noon Fri.; 8 p.m. Sat. Free-$15. The Baroque Room, 275 E. 4th St., St. Paul. 651-705-6772.


VOCALESSENCE: "The Radio Hour," a choral opera by Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer. 4 p.m. today. $10-$40. Fitzgerald Theater, 10 E. Exchange St., St. Paul. 651-290-1200.


GILBERT & SULLIVAN VERY LIGHT OPERA COMPANY: "HMS Pinafore." 2 p.m. today, next Sun.; 7:30 p.m. Fri.; 2 & 7:30 p.m. Sat. $10-$20. Howard Conn Fine Arts Center, 1900 Nicollet Av. S., Mpls. 651-255-6947.

MINNESOTA OPERA: "The Manchurian Candidate" by Kevin Puts and Mark Campbell. 2 p.m. today. $25-$200. Ordway Center, 5th and Washington Sts., St. Paul. 612-333-6669.


SCHUBERT CLUB: "Love Songs." 7:30 p.m. Fri. $26-$41. Ordway Center for the Arts, 5th and Washington Sts., St. Paul. 651-292-3268.