Events & Concerts

30th Anniversary Celebration!

Join us for a day of music as we celebrate our 30th Anniversary!

June 1, 2014
Manchester Community Music School

Stay tuned for more information.


2014 Dancing with the Stars Gala

MCMS Dancing with the Stars Gala
MCMS 2nd Annual Share the Music Gala
Dancing with the Stars: Broadway Musicals!

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Our Stars:

Cathy Schmidt: Executive Director and CEO of The McLane Law Firm

Pubali Chakravorty Campbell: Bikram Yoga Manchester

Joe Graham: Vice President/General Manager, Clear Channel New Hampshire

Alex Walker: Senior Vice President for Operations & Strategic Development, Catholic Medical Center

Stars will dance to Broadway tunes performed by our NH Youth Jazz Ensemble
Enjoy heavy hors d’oevres and cash bar as you view our Silent & Live Auction items

Thursday, March 20, 2014

All proceeds benefit the music school’s financial aid program.

2nd Annual Music School Honors Recital

2nd Annual Music School Honors Recital

The Music School and the Currier are pleased to present this exciting collaborative program celebrating the arts and Manchester area youth. Now in its second year, the Honors Recital features select performances from Music School students, some of the best young musicians in the area. Arrive early to enjoy interactive art projects for families and a gallery tour at the Currier. NH residents enjoy free admission to the galleries from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm.

Date: Saturday, March 8, 2014

Time: 1:00 pm

Where: Currier Museum of Art

Music’s on the Menu

Music on the Menu
Downtown Manchester’s Brown Bag Lunch Concert Series

At Grace Episcopal Church

106 Lowell Street


All Concerts begin at 12:10pm

Free Admission!



October 16, 2013                          Songs for a Sacred Space

Mark Cleveland, bass; Elizabeth Blood, piano


November 20, 2013                     Trio triptych: all-aboard to Brandenburg and London

Aubrie Dionne, flute; Antoaneta Anguelova, violin;
Harel Geithiem, cello


December 18, 2013                       A Peaceful Holiday: Heartwarming Songs of the Season

Jill Deleault, mezzo-soprano, Joeseph Deleault, piano


January 15, 2014                           Music of the Masters: Beethoven and friends

Trio Sospiri

Margaret Herlehy, oboe; Janet Polk, bassoon; Arlene Kies, piano


February 19, 2014                      Grace Goes to the Opera

Piper Runnion-Bareford, harp


March 19, 2014                            Music for St. Patty’s Day

Joe Deleault, accordion; Jim Prendergast, guitar;
Ellen Carlson, fiddle


April 16, 2014                               Piano duo-tissimo: 20 Fingers on 88 keys

Tanya Shrago, piano and Shizue Sano, piano

Special Thanks To

New Hampshire State Council on the Arts

National Endowment for the Arts