Friends of Music now offering virtual concerts | Journal-news – Martinsburg Journal

EASTERN PANHANDLE — With its regular concert activities on hold because of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Eastern Panhandle’s Friends of Music organization has been producing virtual concerts and posting them on its website and Facebook page.

Everyone is invited to view them at either location (;

These concerts, called “Musical Postcards,” are being coordinated by the Friends’ Music Director, Jed Gaylin.

All the concerts feature performances by two to four musicians, mostly located separately in their own homes but playing together remotely via smartphone or tablet.

Gaylin, a pianist, is performing in many of the concerts. All the other musicians are members of the Friends’ Two Rivers Chamber Orchestra.

Gaylin said he and his colleagues