Two local musical events for the evening of Saturday, February 11. Though they occupy a similar time slots on Saturday, if you want to catch both - "Of Youth and Music" will have an encore on Sunday, February 12th at 3 pm.
This year the MidWinter Coffeehouse returns under the sponsorship of the Day Middle School PTO. The MidWinter Coffeehouse is a fun evening of live folk (and other) music, with Sean Smith and the Corvus trio, Rob Siegel, Cindy Mapes, Eric Moore, Barb Cassidy, Eric Chasalow, George Attisano, Pam McAnulty, and Day community members and friends. Saturday, Feb 11, 7-11 p.m. First Unitarian Society in Newton, 1326 Washington St. $20, $15 advance. 617-527-3203, www.mwch.org
New Philharmonia’s ‘‘Of Youth and Music’’ is a special program featuring young artists and composers. Program includes the premiere of Anna Larsen’s Symphony No. 1, Schumann’s Cello Concerto with Aaron Wolff, and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 1. Saturday, Feb 11, 8 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, 3 p.m. First Baptist Church, 848 Beacon St. $10, $27, and $30. 617-244-2997, www.newphil.org