The Eastern Music Festival continues through July 31 to the campus of Guilford College, 5800 W. Friendly Ave.
This weekend's 8 p.m. concerts feature the Young Artists Orchestra on Friday and the faculty's Eastern Festival Orchestra on Saturday.
Both concerts will be held in Dana Auditorium. Enjoy free 7 p.m. Musically Speaking pre-concert conversations in the auditorium's Moon Room.
During Saturday's concert, EMF concerto competition winner Anastasia Samsel will perform Charminade's Concertino for Flute in D Major. Samsel, 19, of Guilford, CT., is a sophomore at the Mannes School of Music in New York City. The four other concerto competition winners will perform on July 29.
Friday concert tickets are $10, Saturday orchestra tickets are $45. They are available at easternmusicfestival.org/tickets, by phone at 336-333-7450, ext. 222, or email at email@example.com.
Catch two free student recitals: The Young Artists Percussion Recital at 1 p.m. Sunday, and a Young Artists' piano recital at 3 p.m. Sunday, both in Dana Auditorium.
Reservations for free concerts are recommended but not required at easternmusicfestival.org/event/young-artists-percussion-recital and easternmusicfestival.org/event/steinway-piano-gallery-young-artists-piano-recital-series-3.
Find more details at easternmusicfestival.org.