School of Music


USM Wind Ensemble

"Time and Winds" USM Wind Ensemble Conducted by Trae Blanco

On Sunday, October 21 at 2 p.m. the USM Wind Ensemble presents their concert "Time and Winds" showcasing the evolution of the chamber winds in the 1900's.
Avenue Q cast with logo

Avenue Q - The Musical, Directed by Edward Reichert

Our Fall musical opening on October 28 in the USM School of Music, "Avenue Q," is part flesh, part felt, and packed with heart.
Music Education Symposium at USM

The 8th Annual Northern New England Collegiate Symposium on Music Education: Curriculum – Beyond the Canon

This one-day symposium is designed for pre-service and practicing teachers in all areas of music education.
Laura Kargul: Composers on the Edge

FACULTY CONCERT SERIES - Laura Kargul in Concert: Composers on the Edge

Laura Kargul, internationally acclaimed pianist and music professor at the University of Southern Maine School of Music will give a solo recital entitled "Composers on the Edge" at Corthell Concert Hall at USM in Gorham on Friday, October 21 at 8 p.m.
Robert Lehmann, violin and Anastasia Antonacos, piano

FACULTY CONCERT SERIES: Masterpieces of the Sonata Repertory Robert Lehmann, violin and Anastasia Antonacos, piano

The USM School of Music presents Robert Lehmann, violin, and Anastasia Antonacos, piano in the next faculty concert of the season. The concert will take place on Friday, September 23, 2017 at 8 p.m. in Corthell Concert Hall on the USM Gorham campus.
Old Fashioned Outdoor Band Concert at USM

USM School of Music Announces Fall 2016 Events

The USM School of Music has announced its fall calendar including a full slate of performances featuring chorales and ensembles, a musical, bands and a bash.
New USM School of Music Faculty

An Open Letter to the USM School of Music Community from Director Alan Kaschub

As we welcome back our students, the USM School of Music welcomes other new faces that will be in Corthell Hall this year.
Christopher Garrepy, countertenor

Music Students, Faculty, Alumni and Staff Share News of a Creative Summer

Christopher Garrepy, countertenor, presented the Nordica Day Recital on August 17 after winning this prestigious award and a $1000.00 prize. This award is presented every day by the Nordica Association to an outstanding singer who is studying in Maine.
Michele Kaschub, by JoAnne Lee Photography

September Keynote Address by Music Ed Faculty, Michele Kaschub

In September, Professor Michele Kaschub, Coordinator of Music Teacher Education, will present a keynote address in Koblenz, Germany, “Composition in Music Education: Moving Beyond Curricular Marginalization."
Portland Youth Symphony Orchestra

Auditions for: Portland Youth Symphony Orchestras, Portland Youth Wind Ensemble, and Youth Choirs

The USM Youth Ensembles invite young instrumentalists and singers (ages 8-18) to audition. The USM Youth Ensembles include: the Portland Youth Symphony Orchestra, the Portland Youth Wind Ensemble, the Portland Youth Junior Orchestra, the Portland Young People's String Consort, the Southern Maine Youth Chorale and the Southern Maine Children’s Choir.