Matt & Stephanie Fogg’s Lullaby to be Performed at Carnegie Hall!

I am so proud to say that one of the lullabies that Stephanie Fogg and I wrote and performed will be featured and performed at Carnegie Hall in New York City! This is very exciting for me as a musician, composer, and parent. Here is some more information about the lullaby project… The Lullaby Project, [...]

 Ball at the Mall in the Fall!!

Midcoast School of Music took the Maine Mall by storm Saturday with nearly four hours of great Music! Our groups drew a very large crowd of onlookers as they performed their sets… Things kicked off with Rock of Ages playing a triumvirate of songs including two Queen classics and Michael Jackson’s ‘Beat It’. Next, our [...]

 MSOM Welcomes Joelle Morris

The Midcoast School of Music is happy to welcome vocalist Joelle Morris to our list of instructors! You can view her extensive biography and music experience here. Here’s just a sample… She has performed in an array of opera and musical theater shows, her favorite roles include Octavian in Der Rosenkavalier, Dorabella inCosi fan tutte, Cherubino in La [...]

 More Videos From The Venue!

By popular demand, here are some more videos from our most recent recital at The New Venue in Portland, Maine. Some of the great performances from our Tower Of Power Ensemble, performing “Soul Vaccination”, “I Like Your Style”, and “There’s Only So Much Oil In The Ground”. Under the direction of our piano instructor Matt [...]

 Videos From The New Venue!

Here are some videos from our most recent recital at The New Venue in Portland, Maine. Some of the great performances from our Tower Of Power Ensemble, performing “Soul With A Capital S”, “Down To The Nightclub (Bump City)”, and “Diggin’ On James Brown”. Under the direction of our piano instructor Matt Fogg, percussion instructor [...]

 Midcoast School Of Music Welcomes Michael Beling

We’re happy to announce that pianist Michael Beling will be joining the Midcoast School Of Music this summer as a piano instructor. Pianist and composer Michael Beling performs in a wide variety of musical styles in professional settings, including weddings, nightclubs and live radio.  In addition to solo and freelance work, he leads the Michael [...]

 MSOM Welcomes Marc Chillemi

The Midcoast School Of Music is proud to welcome our new brass instructor, Marc Chillemi. Marc graduated from The Berklee School Of Music in Boston with a BA in Jazz Composition and has toured extensively with several groups over the past 20 years. He works to improve student’s tone, technique, and endurance through developing daily [...]

 New Bebop Jazz Ensemble

The Midcoast School Of Music is happy to announce a new ensemble that will begin in mid-June featuring the music of Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, and Clifford Brown! This ensemble will focus on jazz harmony, theory, and learning signature solos as a way of immersing themselves in this classic form of jazz. Leading [...]

 Ensemble Day Changes

Due to some scheduling conflicts, we have changed some of the days which our summer ensembles will be held. While we regret any inconvenience this might cause, it was necessary to provide the best experience for our students. The ensembles that were affected were the Led Zeppelin and Journey ensembles, which have moved to Monday [...]

 New Ensembles For Spring 2012

The snow has begun to melt and the weather is getting warm, so that can only mean one thing… New ensembles! We have three new ensembles that will be starting in June that we’re sure no one is going to want to miss. First, we have our new Led Zeppelin ensemble – the band that laid [...]