Eastern Music Festival
|Country and Region||United States — North Carolina|
|Type of Festival||Music|
|Location of Festival||Greensboro, North Carolina USA|
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With a growing national reputation and extensive schedule featuring some of the world’s greatest artists, Greensboro’s Eastern Music Festival has become one of North Carolina’s top summer attractions, drawing musical enthusiasts from across the region for concerts and other events to the peaceful tree-lined campus of Guilford College.
The program features everything across the musical spectrum—from Beethoven to the bossa nova. The nationally recognized Eastern Music Festival produces over 100 events during the festival period. As part of EMFfringe—one of America’s most innovative and eclectic schedules of alternative programming has been created. Principal conductor Gerard Schwarz heads a distinguished list of participating artists scheduled for 2007, including Sir James Galway, Hilary Hahn, Sarah Chang, Dame Evelyn Glennie, Lynn Harrell, Vladimir Feltsman, Julia Fischer, Anonymous 4, Barry Douglas and many others.
|Festival Dates||June 24 - July 27, 2013|
David Krakauer’s Klezmer Madness, By staff (YES! weekly, June 19, 2007)