Fryeburg Academy, located in Maine, is a private boarding and day school serving grades 9-12, and a Post-Graduate year. We invite you to explore our site and learn how students from around the globe find their place in the world through our exceptional academic, art, and athletic programs.
11. Gibson Music Hall
Built in 1924 as a gymnasium for $12,0000 with funds donated by the FA Alumni Association and Harvey D. Gibson, Class of 1898. Funds to finish the building were donated by Calvin Austin, Class of 1873. Named the Harvey Dow Gibson Gymnasium, Gibson served as a trustee from 1919 to 1950, the building was officially dedicated on November 11, 1924.
In 1996 this building became the Gibson Music Hall. Materials for reconstruction were donated by Hammond Lumber Co. & Sons of Hiram, Maine-Thomas Hammond, Class of 1973 and a Trustee from 1994 to 2001. A recording studio, several practice rooms, and a large rehearsal and performance area are a few of the modern features of this building.
Fryeburg Academy is an independent boarding and day school, serving grades 9-12 and postgraduate. We invite you to explore our site and learn how students from around the globe find their place in the world through our exceptional academic, art, and athletic programs.