This summer, the ENCORE School for Strings program, directed by Cleveland Institute of Music President David Cerone, will run at Western Reserve Academy and St. Mary Church from June 24 to Aug. 4. Approximately 165 violinists, cellists and violists from 38 states, China, South Korea, Taiwan, Israel, Germany, Australia, Netherlands, Hong Kong, Singapore and Canada will come to Hudson to learn and perform.Free student and faculty recitals and blue ribbon concerts by ENCORE alumni and renowned guests will be presented throughout the six-week session.This year's blue ribbon concerts include: *An Evening of Chamber Music June 27 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Mary Church, featuring ENCORE faculty and friends: Annie Fullard and Nicholas DiEugenio, violins; Erika Eckert and Lynne Ramsey, violas; Alison Wells and Saeunn Thorsteinsdottir, cellos; Anita Pontremoli, piano; * Violinist Michi Wiancko and Pontremoli, at WRA July 6 at 7:30 p.m.; * Violinist Hilary Hahn and singer/songwriter Josh Ritter July 15 at 8 p.m. at St. Mary Church; and * The Miami String Quartet, July 23 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Mary Church.Free recitals at Western Reserve Academy Chapel are June 28 at 7:30 p.m., July 1 at 3 p.m., July 5 at 7:30 p.m., July 8 at 3 p.m., July 9 at 7:30 p.m., July 12 at 7:30 p.m., July 16 at 7:30 p.m., July 17 at 7:30 p.m., July 19 at 8 p.m., July 20 at 7:30 p.m., July 22 at 2 p.m., July 24 at 7:30 p.m., July 26 at 7:30 p.m., July 29 at 3 p.m., July 30 at 7:30 p.m., July 31 at 7:30 p.m., Aug. 1 at 7:30 p.m., Aug. 2 at 7:30 p.m. and Aug. 3 at 7:30 p.m.All programs and artists are subject to change. For more information, call 216-791-5000.