Come see our next concert – May 21 at 3 p.m. – with a selection ranging from art song to opera to a sonata and music from composers such as Bizet, Bach, Puccini and Brahms. Performing artists include pianists Derek Herzer, Eric Peppe, Leah Neuchiller and Lynne Lennox; singers Margaret Vishneau and Shaunna Lucas, flautist Edith Leary and cellist Mathew Nichols.
Our 2017 Scholarship Competition is now open with three categories offering up to $2100! Application deadline is May 15.
Also, CDs (or downloadable music files) of longtime former member Richard Roberts playing some of his favorite pieces, by Bach, Beethoven, Chopin and Rachmaninoff, are available for purchase on this website – under the Donate/CDs tab.
The Portland Rossini Club is a group of Maine musicians that presents a monthly concert series of classical music in Portland, Maine. The club also runs a competitive music scholarship program.
Prospective performing members are chosen by audition and include professional performers, music teachers and skilled amateurs. An elected Board of Directors runs the Portland Rossini Club. Many members perform regularly throughout the region. To find out how to join, or for any other questions, visit our contact page.
Usually in early June, we hold a scholarship competition for college Music Majors in three categories – instrumental, piano, and vocal.
Please donate to the Scholarship Fund to help budding musicians pursue their dreams! And purchase recordings of Richard Roberts' music to benefit the...
Join us for our Winter/Spring 2017 season! All of our concerts are followed by a reception where you can meet the artists.