School of Music

23rd Annual Scholarship Gala

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, December 6, 2013, 5:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Abromson Community Education Center, USM Portland campus
Contact Name: 
Binney Brackett
Contact Phone: 
(207) 780-5003
Contact Email:

USM Music Gala

A glittering return to the warmth of the holiday season in the spirit of giving to support music student scholarships. Enjoy an elegant evening of fine dining and live performances from our acclaimed ensembles. The evening includes elegant hors d'oeuvres, a festive holiday banquet with tableside serenading, champagne, dessert and coffee--live auction and centerpiece concert. For more information, call Binney Brackett at (207) 780-5003 or email

Abromson Community Education Center, USM Portland campus.

Reservations required. $90 per person. $150 per person to enroll on the Host Committee. Cash bar.

Click here to view the raffle prizes.

For tickets and more information, call Binney Brackett at (207) 780-5003 or email

Sponsored by Portland Volvo.

Those needing special accommodations to participate fully in this program, contact Lori Arsenault, (207) 780-5142, Hearing impaired: call USM's telex / TDD number (207) 780-5646.

The press contact is Erin Bartoletti, (207) 780-5256,


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.

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