School of Music Audition Information

About the USM School of Music

Excellence is the hallmark of the USM School of Music. Located near the coastal and mountain regions of Maine in the heart of Maine's population center, the School 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.

News & Events

Spring Awakening
Featuring an electrifying score, this groundbreaking rock musical exudes a power, poignancy, and passion that you will never forget!
Laura Kargul
Kargul will celebrate her teaching career and the legacy of the USM piano program with a concert of Schubert, Brahms and Liszt next month at Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham campus. The concert is sponsored by Dr. Dahlia and Arthur L. Handman.
Peaks Island Ferry
Resident Composer Daniel Sonenberg has released a new album, Peaks Island Ferry.
October 22, 2014
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall
October 26, 2014
2:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus
October 30, 2014
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall
October 31, 2014
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham campus
November 1, 2014
8:00 PM
Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham campus

Fall 2014 Event Calendar

Corthell Hall

Click the Learn More link to view the Fall 2014 Events Calendar as a list or as a PDF.

Young Singers, Audition for Youth Choruses in September!

Youth vocalists, Southern Maine Children's Choir (treble voices grades 4 and up) and Southern Maine Youth Chorale (middle/high school mixed voices) invite you to audition for the 2014-2015 academic year. Come to a rehearsal and try it out, then make arrangements with the directors for your auditions. SMCC is 5:45 to 7 p.m. SMYC is 7:30 to 9 p.m., Wednesdays in Room 211 Corthell Hall. Call (207) 780-5003 for more information, or visit the USM Youth Ensembles online.

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