Out of the Blue Livestream Series with Ben Cosgrove

Wednesday - August, 12 @ 8:00pm

Composer-performer Ben Cosgrove virtually joins us on our Blue  Facebook page for an episode of Out of the Blue Livestream Series!

Ben plays a unique and captivating style of instrumental music inspired by landscape, place, and geography. He's held artist residencies with the National Park Service, White Mountain National Forest, the Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, the Schmidt Ocean Institute, the New England National Scenic Trail, and other institutions, and he has performed live in 48 states. Ben is also known for his work with other Maine artists including Ghost of Paul Revere, Max Garcia Conover, GoldenOak, Joel Thetford, Caroline Cotter, Connor Garvey, and others.

Upcoming Events

Matt Meyer and the Gumption Junction

Friday, July 23rd

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Stephanie Atkins’ Album Release Party

Saturday, July 24th

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Philippe Crettien Trio

Saturday, August 28th

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM


650A Congress Street, Portland ME

Mon: 5PM-11PM
Tues: 6PM-12AM
Wed: 5PM-12AM
Thurs: 5PM-12AM
Fri & Sat: 5PM-1AM
Sun: 4PM-10PM

Blue has won Portland’s Best Jazz Venue for several years in a row and dedicates every Saturday night to Jazz at Blue.

We are a DONATION BASED venue. Please show your support to the musicians by donating to the basket by the stage. Because we don’t charge a cover and 100% of your donations go to the musicians we respectfully ask that each person make a ONE PURCHASE MINIMUM of food/beverage to help support the room. All seats are first come, first served (feel free to share a table). We do not take reservations.