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Maine Central Institute (MCI) invites all to attend its Fall Jazz Concert on Thursday, November 15th at Parks Gym in Pittsfield. MCI’s Vocal Jazz and Instrumental Jazz ensembles, under the direction of Director of Music Dean Neal, will perform at 6 PM and admission is free. Musical selections featured at the Fall Jazz Concert include traditional jazz favorites, classics to contemporary music. Performances by MCI’s award-winning vocal jazz ensembles Equinox and Caravan will also be showcased. The concert will be live-streamed on YouTube, which you can view on

MCI ( is the secondary school for the towns of Pittsfield, Burnham and Detroit. MCI enrollment includes day students from 14 Maine communities, and boarding students from six states and 18 countries. MCI offers accelerated and advanced placement courses in all subjects as well as 18 sports teams and 40 clubs and activities. The school is known for its award-winning arts programs that include visual, vocal, band, drama, and the world-class Bossov Ballet Theatre, which is a performing company and international pre-professional ballet school with instruction by former and current members of the Moscow Ballet. The School’s sports programming is also strong. In the fall of 2017, the MCI Field Hockey team won the Class B State Championship and the Football team won the Class C State Championship.