The USM School of Music, located near the coastal and mountain regions of Maine in the heart of Maine's population center, is a vibrant hub of artistic and educational activity. As the only School of Music in a public university in New England, we have linked the best aspects of a comprehensive school with a personalized and opportunity-based approach to educating 21st-century musicians. Students benefit from having the vibrant greater Portland arts scene at our doorstep.
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Fall 2014 Event Calendar
Click the Learn More link to view the Fall 2014 Events Calendar as a list or as a PDF.
Summer Community Connections
USM School of Music faculty, students and alumni were busy this summer performing in dozens of concerts and theatrical productions across the state of Maine.
Auditions for Community Area Musicians
Youth vocalists, Southern Maine Children's Choir (treble voices grades 4 and up) and Southern Maine Youth Chorale (middle/high school mixed voices) will hold auditions on Wednesday, September 3 beginning at 5:30 p.m. Schedule online.
Adult musicians, Southern Maine Symphony Orchestra auditions will be held on Wednesday, September 3 at 7 p.m. More information.