Collage of Performances - Portland Conservatory of Music


The Conservatory is proud to present the Noonday Concert Series. Join us for free quality music presented by our talented faculty and students. These concerts have been an integral part of our mission to provide equal access to quality music since 1996.

When and Where

Monthly October – May every other Thursday, 12:15 pm – 12:50 pm

» 1st Thursday: First Parish Church, 425 Congress Street, Portland, ME
» 3rd Thursday: Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, ME

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Complementing our Jazz Studies Program, the Dimensions in Jazz concert series brings renowned avant-garde musicians to Portland. Trios, ensembles and individual performers take the stage, joined by PCM’s jazz faculty. For more information, call the jazz series organizer, Paul Lichter, (207) 828-1310.

When and Where

Monthly October – August; doors open 7:30 pm, shows 8 pm

» Woodfords Congregational Church, Meloon Chapel,  202 Woodford Street, Portland, ME, or as listed on our event calendar.

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The festival features an array of new chamber music by composers from Maine and northern New England. Many are on hand to introduce their pieces and interact with the audience.

Performers include many of the region’s finest musicians.

Established in 2009, the festival is held biennially.


Throughout the year we host a variety of special events that highlight the Conservatory’s programs. We invite you to attend recitals by our talented students or to join us at one of our fund raisers for making quality music accessible to all.

When and Where

Scheduled ad hoc October to June

» Woodfords Congregational Church, Sanctuary or Meloon Chapel, 202 Woodford Street, Portland, ME, or as scheduled.

Upcoming Events

  1. Titus Abbott | Noonday Concert Series Online

    May 6 @ 12:00 pm - May 19 @ 12:00 am
  2. Timothy Burris | Noonday Concert Series Online

    May 20 @ 12:00 pm - June 2 @ 12:00 am
  3. John Bennett | Noonday Concert Series Online

    June 3 @ 12:00 pm - June 16 @ 12:00 am

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