Every semester our Theater degree students work on developing particular skills or creative ideas that they share with faculty and fellow students. We’re proud to share this work with a larger audience in our theater showcases. In a relaxed format, each evening’s performance may differ in content as… Read More
    Help us close out this year’s USM Convocation theme of “Race & Participatory Democracy” with Anastasia Antonacos, the Portland Piano Trio, and USM SoM alumna Teresa Herold. We’ll hear music inspired by democratic ideals and political events in America and beyond over the past 150 years, including works… Read More
    Conducted by Trae Blanco, the Wind Ensemble offers a unique musical experience to its members and audience. The versatility of the Wind Ensemble, based upon the solo performer premise, has established a tradition of performing chamber and large instrumentations, traditional or experimental combinations, and early through contemporary literature. Read More
    Taylor O’Donnell, director Tickets: $8 adults, $5 students, seniors, USM employees and alumni Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus Those needing special accommodations to participate fully in this program, contact Lori Arsenault, (207) 780-5142, loria@maine.edu. Hearing impaired: call USM’s telex / TDD… Read More
    GORHAM — University of Southern Maine Jazz Ensemble concert, with Christopher Oberholtzer as director, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 17, at Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham campus. Tickets: $8 adults, $5 students, seniors, USM employees and alumni. Those needing special accommodations to participate fully in this program, contact… Read More
    Recognizing excellence in undergraduate solo performance at USM School of Music, selected by audition. Free; reservations recommended. Sponsored by Murray, Plumb & Murray Those needing special accommodations to participate fully in this program, contact Lori Arsenault, (207) 780-5142, loria@maine.edu. Hearing impaired: call USM’s… Read More
    The Moreau VanTuinen Duo is one of the only all-female percussion/euphonium duos in the world. Formed in 2014, the duo aims to promote new works for the ensemble through commissioning projects and provide educational outreach opportunities for middle and high school musicians. Concert Tickets: $15 adults,… Read More
    USM Youth Ensembles Instrumental Concert Merrill Auditorium – 20 Myrtle St, Portland Portland Youth Symphony Orchestra Trae Blanco, guest conductor Portland Youth Wind Ensemble Trae Blanco, conductor Portland Young People’s String Consort Deborah Dabczynski, conductor Portland Youth Junior… Read More
    The 3rd Annual Big Band Ballroom Bash Featuring the USM Jazz Ensemble and the Portland Jazz Orchestra will be held Friday, April 6 at 6 p.m. at the Band Ballroom Bash Hill Gym, USM Gorham Campus. The USM Big Band Ballroom Bash is a community dance… Read More
    Come for a performance of the musical, “A Man of No Importance” at the University of Southern Maine, Gorham Campus. The musical, directed by Cary Libkin, is based on a book by Terrance McNally. Music is by Stephen Flaherty, Lyrics by Lynn Aherens, and Musical Direction by Edward… Read More
    The USM School of Music is pleased to host Lily Afshar as part of the Warren Memorial Visiting Artist Series. USM students will perform for a critical review by Ms. Afshar at a master class on 5-7 p.m. Monday, March 5. Afshar will then perform well-known classical guitar… Read More