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In the third episode of our Virtual Director's Exchange, David, Arnaud, and Sabrina discuss the current situation in France and identify some of the best performance venues for future trips.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) regarding Encore's response to the recent coronavirus outbreak
In the second episode of Encore's Virtual Director's Exchange, we discuss how music directors can stay prepared during the lockdown with Ian Keatley (England) and Sean Boulware (USA).
J.D. Frizzell, the Director of Fine Arts and Director of Vocal Music at Briarcrest Christian School, discusses how to make a virtual choir video and what everybody should know before getting started.
In the first episode of Encore's Virtual Director's Exchange, we discuss the new normal with Gerald Wirth of the Vienna Boys Choir, and Suzanne Woodruff of Woodward Academy.
We may be stuck inside right now, but eventually travel will return. Until then, check out these virtual tourism resources and explore some of the world's most musically significant destinations.
Erick Crow, the Director of Choral Activities and Drama at Cardinal Gibbons High School, explains how educators can be productive and maintain creativity in a distance learning environment.
Learn how to host a virtual fundraiser for your ensemble, and check out some of our favorite ideas for fundraising events.
Patrick Munson, the Director of Music at Belfast Area High School and a former Encore Tours Group Leader, explains how Google Classroom can be used to teach remote music classes.
Looking for inspiration while you're stuck at home? Check out our list of the 12 best videos from the Acapella App!
Whether you're looking for knowledge, humor, or inspiration, our list of the 10 best TED Talks about music has something for everybody.
With musicians and students across the country working remotely and dealing with home education, we wanted to provide some of the most useful online tools and software.
The Encore team provides some of their favorite books, TV shows, movies, and websites to help stay entertained during this difficult period.
Find out how to motivate members of your group or ensemble to sign up for an upcoming international performance tour with our "how-to" guide from an experienced group leader.
Plan on taking your ensemble to Canada for your next performance trip? Learn more about Montreal, Quebec and find out why it's one of the most popular destinations for travelers!
Find out how two of Encore's most well-traveled Group Leaders maximize the benefits of the Fabulous Fundraiser.
An update on how groups traveling with ACIS and Encore might be impacted by the Coronavirus infection (COVID-19).
Having trouble planning an international performance tour for your youth ensemble? These six useful statistics provide valuable insight and recommendations as you begin organizing your trip.
By attending Prelude, teachers can earn graduate-level credits for salary advancement and recertification.
At Prelude 2020 in Milan, Music directors had a wonderful weekend filled with musical events, unique cultural experiences, and professional development opportunities.