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4th Annual MSA Song Contest Finals, November 15 at Frontier in Brunswick

Congratulations to our finalists in the 4th Annual MSA song contest: Ed Desjardins, Andrew Thomas, Brad Hooper, Jennifer Comeau and Don Wessels, Peter Alexander, and Sarah Morrow. They will be performing their song contest entry and one additional song at the finals to be held at Frontier in Brunswick on Saturday, November 15. The show starts at 8 pm and admission is $10; the event has sold out the past two years, so if you plan on attending, you may want to purchase your ticket in advance at At the final showcase a panel of three judges will choose the ultimate winner, runner-up and 3rd place finisher​. Each finalist will perform their song contest entry and one warm up song. This is your chance to see some of Maine’s best songwriters at one event.

MSA Songwriters Circle

MSA Songwriters Circle

Deann Marsh and Dan Nogar invite you to our MSA Songwriters Circle, which meets the second Monday of March, June, September, and December, from 7 to 8:30 p.m, at 75 State Street in Portland. This small, informal group gives participants a chance to hear “works in progress” and provide constructive feedback. If you’ve never workshopped…