"You girls were amazing!!" Bono, lead singer of U2, remarking on the Pihcintu performance at the UN launching a new worldwide initiative to insure that all girls around the world receive a K through 12 education.


“What a gorgeous, gorgeous chorus you have – what beautiful voices … isn’t it incredible – BRAVO!”

YoYo Ma

"A big thank you to you and the choir for inspiring all of us at last night’s event. The performance was absolutely beautiful and certainly left everyone in the room feeling uplifted. I and the rest of the organization were so very moved."

Davin Miliband, President and Chief Executive Officer of the International Rescue Committee

"Congratulations on the Premiere of “Somewhere”! You should be very proud of this worldwide recognition of your talents and the inspiration you provide. I encourage you to keep showing the world that there is no obstacle the girls and women of any age cannot overcome."

Janet Mills - Governor of the State of Maine

"Great news!! The Pihcintu story was the most viewed blog of 2019 and the video has had massive engagement on social media."

Junia Geisler - Director of Communications, USA for United Nations High Commission for Refugees

"Pihcintu fills your heart, moves your spirit and taps your toes! These extraordinary young voices embody the power of music to transform. I am so very grateful for their gift of song and spirit. Go Pihcintu!"

Hon. Thomas H. Andrews - President and CEO - United to End Genocide

"The power of song brings us all together, and no chorus does it better than the Pihciutu Chorus...."

James Tierney - Director of the National State Attorneys General Program at Columbia Law School

"These young women are an inspiration to us all."

Rachel Talbott Ross - Maine State Director NAACP

"It was a pleasure working with Pihcintu. The standing ovation by the entire audience said it all. "

Matt Kattenburg - Manager, Millenium Stage, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, DC

"It was a pleasure to enjoy Pihcintu once again-our Commencement crowd of thousands loved the performance."

Ron Carter - President, Southern Maine Community College

"Pihcintu’s performance of, Under One Sky, was a wonderful way to open the celebration of JFK’s 100th birthday and the 50 th anniversary of the Peace Corps here at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Pihcintu’s presence is inspirational and their message transforming."

Neeta Helms, Executive Director of Washington Serenade at the Kennedy Center Washington DC

"Your performance at our Annual Friendship Dinner was greatly appreciated by all. Eyup Sener President Turkish Cultural Center of Maine. These girls are amazing!! "

Kat Graham - Star of The Vampire Diaries and Emissary for The United Nations High Commission for Refugees

"The girls of Pihcintu are a shining light and inspiration to us all."

Alexis Kende - Director of Cultural Programs World Youth Alliance.