Maine Acoustic Festival

The Maine Acoustic Festival is a day-long celebration of Traditional Roots music organized by 317 Main Community Music Center and hosted by North Yarmouth Academy.    Musicians and vocalists from middle school to adults are invited to join us for a fun day of workshops taught by some of the best in the business,  jams,…

WORKSHOP WITH DANIEL BERNARD ROUMAIN

Renowned composer, violinist and community builder Daniel Bernard Roumain will lead a workshop for young fiddle enthusiasts (under 12) at East End Community School in Portland on Saturday, April 7th 11am-12pm. Later in the afternoon Roumain will connect with students attending the Maine Acoustic Festival in Yarmouth.

AUDITION DEADLINE FOR MAINE ACOUSTIC FESTIVAL APPROACHING: DECEMBER 1ST

The Maine Acoustic Festival encourages middle and high school student musicians who are interested in traditional music to audition for the 2018 Maine Acoustic Festival.  Please submit application and audition video by December 1st to [email protected]   This year’s coaching line-up includes Joyce Andersen, Ellen Gawler, David Surette, Corey DiMario  and Bennett Konesni.  The festival, which is a co-production of 317…

AUDITION FOR THE MAINE ACOUSTIC FESTIVAL

If you are a middle or high school musician who is into playing and/or singing traditional acoustic tunes,  the Maine Acoustic Festival encourages you to audition. The 2017 festival will be held Friday, March 31 through Sunday April 2nd.  This fun weekend is a great opportunity to connect with other student musicians and to learn from  exceptional…

MAINE ACOUSTIC FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS 2016

Thank you student musicians for sharing your talent, hard work, and enthusiasm with the Maine Acoustic Festival. Thank you coaches Brendan Taaffe, Dylan Foley, Isa Burke, Don Roy, Antje Duvekot, and Bronwyn Keith-Hynes for helping the students find their music. Thank you Gather, OTTO, and Old World Deli for providing the fuel to keep them going…