The Maine Music Society is conducting its 4th annual online auction to support the performances of the MMS Chorale, Orchestra and Chamber Singers. MMS is dedicated to bringing quality choral performances of various genres to the greater Lewiston-Auburn area.
Usher in the holiday season with this family-friendly concert
Celebrate time-held traditions and create new ones. The program will include many familiar works and feature Robert Shaw’s Many Moods of Christmas, Suite #3 and Michael John Trotta’s Gloria. This concert promises to bring out the memories, spirit, celebration and magic of the holiday season.
Concert II – The Greatest Hits of the Past 400 Years
Our Classical Concert will feature some of the most beloved choral pieces of the past 400 years. Join us as we feature the music of Tallis, Beethoven, Mozart, Haydn and many others. The MMS Chorale is ready to demonstrate that choral music is lively, fun and exciting!
The music of female composers from art songs to popular tunes
The concert will open with the Medieval music of Hildegard von Bingen. The Chorale will then explore the modern madrigals of Emma Lou Diemer, love songs of Elaine Hagenberg and gospel music of Rosephanye Powell. Finally, Dr. Nickerson will lead the Chorale into the contemporary world with the music of Carole King, Joni Mitchell and others.