National Music Festival(August 1 - 14, 2021) August 1 - 14, 2021Various locations throughout Kent County www.nationalmusic.us The National Music Festival transforms Kent County into a hub of music. The nationally recognized event pairs gifted apprentice musicians with world-class mentors. These performers set out together for open, free, rehearsal and incredible performances in venues across the Eastern Shore. National Music Festival (August 1 - 14, 2021) August 1 - 14, 2021Various locations throughout Kent County www.nationalmusic.us The 10th Anniversary season of the National Music Festival, in Historic Chestertown on Maryland's Eastern Shore, brings together world-class mentors and gifted apprentice musicians on the cusp of their professional careers. The two groups rehearse and perform together throughout Kent County in orchestral and chamber repertoire. All rehearsals are free and open to the public. Some concerts are free; others require a ticket. From a solo violinist to a massive symphony orchestra with chorus, from Beethoven to Nora the Piano Cat to jazz — you will find it all at the National Music Festival. Please click here for the Festival Concert Schedule.