Music for Youth hosts its annual benefit concert featuring young musicians from area towns, including "rising stars" from Fairfield and Westport, on Sunday, Nov. 3, at 5 p.m. at Trinity Church, 651 Pequot Ave., Fairfield.

The concert includes eight musical acts by youth from around the state discovered through the programs of Music for Youth, including combinations of piano, violin, cello, guitar, and voice. Twenty-four youngsters from Westport and Fairfield, as well as Easton, Trumbull, Newtown, Redding, Weston, Stamford, Avon, Litchfield and Bethany, will perform. All proceeds will support Music for Youth's free Young Persons' Concert Series at Pequot Library and its School Residency Program in Bridgeport.

Tickets for the concert are $35 for adults, $35 reserved for adults; $20 for youth and $25 for reserved youth tickets; and $120 for a family of four or more. They are available at, by calling 203-938-3843 or by emailing