Midcoast School of Music: Inspired Educators Creating Modern Musicians

Midcoast School of Music specializes in providing professional instruction for aspiring musicians. With locations in Portland and Bath we offer instruction in: ? Guitar - Nate Perry, Mike Deroiser, Sam Berce, and Nicholas Rausch ? Bass - Duane Edwards ? Piano/Keyboards - Michael Beling, Matt Fogg, and Christina Richards ? Drums - Chris Marro and Nathaniel Gowen ? Brass (trumpet, [...]

 New Ensembles!!!

Autumn, a time to reflect on where one has been, where one is going, and the meaning of life. Crisp fall days give way to cool nights of solemn introspection about matters weighty and whimsical. After much grappling and pensivity, one eventually arrives at the inexorable conclusion: “I have to get out of the house [...]

 End Of Summer Ensembles In Portland

Well, we’re already into August here at the school…soon it will be time for many of our students to resume their academic rigmarole but before the summer wanes the School is pleased to announce a gig that will feature four of our ensembles… The Led-Zeppelin/Journey Ensemble: the Lads have journeyed to the Fountainhead of Arena Rock [...]

 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 [...]

 What Is Hip at MSOM

The Midcoast School Of Music is a busy place these days, and one of the reasons is the new Tower Of Power ensemble that’s been gathering in our midst for the past few weeks. For those who aren’t familiar with this staple of soul music, do yourself a favor and wander over to YouTube for [...]

 Ensemble Information!

We are very excited to announce a second session of ensembles! The goal of our school is to provide students with a comprehensive musical education at a fair price.  While private music lessons are invaluable to students, they are only one part of the equation.  They are meant to develop the musical knowledge and ability [...]