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ACIS President Peter Jones' statement on racial injustice and taking action for meaningful change.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) regarding Encore's response to the recent coronavirus outbreak
As part of our Encore Live series, we spoke with our resident France expert, Alain Doff, and conductor Till Aly to discuss the re-opening of the French music scene.
In these bonus episodes of the Encast, Sean Boulware and Suzanne Woodruff discuss the importance of repertoire and how it can impact your local community.
In the CCD finale, Diane Linn describes her first interactions with Encore and explains how taking her ensemble on an international performance tour served as a transformative experience.
Sean Boulware, a respected conductor, composer, & director, and Suzanne Woodruff, Director of Choral Music & Performing Arts Department Chair at Woodward Academy, discuss the importance of repertoire.
In the first episode of Encast, Diane Linn, President of the Community Chorus of Detroit (CCD), discusses the history of Detroit, and why she felt it was imperative to form an inclusive chorus.
We are coming to you live from Vienna! In the first episode of Encore Live, Peter Ede discusses day-to-day life in Vienna with Herbert Konrad and Theresa Konrad-Karstens.
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.
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.