2019 – 2020 Performance Season
If you have already bought tickets to the A Gala Farewell concert you may:
1. Donate your ticket: Donating your ticket as a tax-deductible donation would be greatly appreciated.As a non-profit arts organization we rely on the generosity of our patrons especially in this time of event closures. Your support is more important than ever to help MMS as we maintain our community presence and meet our ongoing financial obligations. If you would like to donate the entire cost of your tickets, you do not need to take any action.We will convert the amount to a donation on June 30 and mail you a receipt in early July.
2. Request a refund: If you prefer to have all or part of your ticket cost refunded, please contact our business officeat 333-3386or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org before June 30, 2020.
Please note that our office is being staffed from home.It may take longer for us to respond to phone calls as opposed to emails.
The Maine Music Society is a versatile non-profit choral organization that performs a wide variety of musical styles for the enjoyment of its patrons. We consist of the 60 voice MMS Chorale, 20 voice a capella MMS Chamber Singers and professional MMS Orchestra whose members share their love of music and music making with the community.
In addition to performing four major concerts each year at the Gendron Franco Center, members of MMS participate in community events such as the Lewiston/Auburn Art Walk, Veteran recognition and US citizen naturalization ceremonies, and Twelfth Night Celebrations . We regularly collaborate with local high school and adult choirs to support the growth of choral singing in the area.
Our repertoire includes music for everyone – major classical and modern works, pop, rock, folk songs, jazz, religious pieces, art songs, and carols. We invite you to join us in our 28th year of making music soar!
Maine Music Society Announces New Artistic Director for 2020-21 Season
The Maine Music Society is pleased to announce that Dr. Richard Nickerson will become its new Artistic Director for the 2020-21 season. John Corrie has served as Artistic Director for the last 14 years and is retiring at the end of the current season. Dr. Nickerson, or “Rick” as he prefers to be called, will assume this role starting in July 2020 and is already planning a variety of stirring performances for next year’s concert season.
Sunday, September 27 AT 3:00 pm
Concert IV – A Gala Farewell
– Favorites of John Corrie and the Chorale
We regret that we must to postpone this event yet again due to the pandemic. Please check back in August to verify the status of the concert. Ticket holders will be given the option to retain their tickets for the eventual concert, apply a credit towards a future concert, donate a portion of the value or receive a refund.
John Corrie and the Chorale will continue their celebration of great music by presenting many of their favorites from the past 14 years. You are sure to hear a number of familiar and beloved songs. Join us as we sing a fond farewell to a fabulous director!
Gendron Franco Center, Lewiston