SPRING CONTRA DANCE HIGHLIGHTS

Our All-Comers Band, led by Ellen Gawler,  kept the dancers on their feet all night at our Spring Contra Dance on March 23rd.  Maggie Robinson called the dance, which was held in Maine Coast Waldorf School’s Community Hall.  We love putting on these potluck/dances and judging from the number of dancers-more than 100-you do too.…

MUSIC THERAPY WORKSHOP

At first glance, Tina Callahan, looks like any other 317 Main student behind the keyboard, smiling and focused on the music in front of her,  but look a little closer, and you’ll notice that she plays with only one hand. In conversation, her halting speech reveals the tell-tale signs of brain injury. Tina had a…

2018 HIGHLIGHTS

2018 was a year filled with more music, song and dance!  317 Main expanded our offerings for our youngest musicians (Little Roots) and older (Deep Roots) students. We forged new connections with community partners, opened a new cafe and much more. We invite you to watch this short year in review video to reflect on…

FINDING THE RHYTHM AT THE IRIS NETWORK

This fall we had the opportunity to partner with the Iris Network – a Portland based organization that’s been assisting people who are blind or visually impaired for more than a century.Our connection began when members of the Iris Network join the audience at our Noon Tunes concert series. Some of these folks are musicians themselves,…