EMF Partners With Greensboro Opera For Special July 14 Concert | Music
GREENSBORO – The Eastern Music Festival is once again collaborating with the Greensboro Opera for a special program this summer.
The July 14 concert is a preview of Greensboro Opera’s upcoming Porgy & Bess production, and will also feature favorite classical songs, EMF said in a press release on Saturday.
Each summer, EMF brings hundreds of young music students from around the world to Guilford College to study classical music with EMF’s acclaimed professors and guest artists. This year, EMF plans to present more than 35 live performances by pre-professional and professional musicians during the festival, which runs from June 26 to July 31.
The July 14 concert is called Greensboro Opera and EMF Present: Summertime and the Livin ‘is EASIER!
GREENSBORO – The Eastern Music Festival will return to Guilford College this summer, after the COVID-19 pandemic canceled its 2020 season in person.
Featured artists include soprano Angela Renée Simpson, tenor Robert Anthony Mack and baritone Richard Hodges, as well as pianists Ben Blozan and Awadagin Pratt from EMF. It is produced by David Holley, artistic director of Greensboro Opera.
The 8 p.m. concert will be held at Temple Emanuel, 1129 Jefferson Road in Greensboro. Seats are limited to 125. Spectator masks are optional.
Tickets cost $ 30 and can be purchased through www.eventbrite.com.