Posts Categorized: Family

Listen as the Spookiest scene in Nosferatu gets extra super spooky

How do you amp up the chills on one of the spookiest silent movies ever? How about improvising a creepy organ soundtrack? Listen to hear how truly spooky Nosferatu can be.   You can see the entire film with the accompaniment of the Kotzschmar Organ on October 30th   Concert Details: 6:00pm-6:30pm – Children’s not-so-scary… Read more »

Theresa Caputo really gave us a night to remember!

Thank you to everyone who joined us for Theresa Caputo   For those that were there and for those that just love Theresa Caputo, The Long Island Medium, here is a very special playlist of great clips for all to enjoy.  Don’t forget to check out the other great shows coming soon! Official Ticket Outlet… Read more »

Celtic Thunder X was a Night to Remember

Thank you to everyone who joined us for Celtic Thunder X. For those that were there and for those that just love Celtic Thunder, here is a very special playlist for all to enjoy.  Don’t forget to check out the other great shows coming soon! Official Ticket Outlet PortTIX is the only authorized outlet for tickets to shows… Read more »

Thank you FOKO for a great Impressions Concert

Thank you to everyone who joined us for Impressions! For those that were there and for those that just love Impressions, jazz, and the organ, here is a very special playlist for all to enjoy.  Don’t forget to check out the other great shows coming soon! Official Ticket Outlet PortTIX is the only authorized outlet for tickets to shows… Read more »

The Hot Sardines

The Hot Sardines Presented by the Portland Symphony Conducted by Jayce Ogren, this concert will feature classical jazz that feeds the heart and soul, making old sounds new again. With two albums released to critical raves and a No. 1 slot on the iTunes Jazz chart in the U.S. and internationally, The Hot Sardines stand apart for… Read more »

The Schumann Circle

Schumann’s Circle Presented by the Portland Symphony This concert will be conducted by Ruth Reinhardt and will feature pianist Diane Walsh. We will hear Brahms Tragic Overture. Brahms chose the title “tragic” to emphasize the turbulent, tormented character of the piece, in contrast to the mirthful ebullience of a companion piece he wrote the same year,… Read more »

Dvořák’s “New World”

Dvořák’s “New World” Presented by the Portland Symphony This concert will be conducted by Eckart Preu, our new music director! It will also feature a Portland favorite, violinist Benjamin Beilman. First we’ll have Sibelius’ Violin Concerto. This is his only concerto. It is symphonic in scope, with the solo violin and all sections of the orchestra… Read more »

Wild Kratts LIVE!

Our Friends at Portland Ovations are bringing the Wild Kratts LIVE! tour to Portland Maine with an all new stage show  “Wild Kratts LIVE 2.0 – Activate Creature Power!” This show will combine live action and animation; Martin and Chris will be live on stage with the rest of the Wild Kratts team coming to you… Read more »

The Polar Express at Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad

Presale starts on August 27th at noon. THE POLAR EXPRESS™ is the largest annual event at the Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad (MNGRR) drawing over 14,000 passengers each year! The fun begins at the Ocean Gateway Visitor Center, which serves as our train depot. Holiday decorations inside the train add to the festive atmosphere as guests… Read more »

FOKO events at Merrill

The Friends of The Kotzschmar Organ have a wide variety of events coming up.  Impressions – Wednesday, September 26  7:30 p.m. Jean-Willy Kunz is the organist with the Montreal Symphony, and he and his jazz ensemble will combine the versatility of the pipe organ with the smooth sounds of jazz for an unforgettable evening of music! The… Read more »