Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode, we talk about the experiences with our choirs that led to us creating our brand new digital music store, which we’ll be launching on 1 June 2017.
Author Archive | Victoria Hopkins
If you lead a mixed choir (male and female voices), you may well be familiar with the common problem of not having enough tenors and basses. The dearth of chaps is caused by a number of factors, some demographic, some social, but the upshot is that in most parts of the western world at least, you’re […]
I’ve been sourcing, buying and hiring music for my chamber choir for over five years now and I’ve always found it a frustrating process. Here are some of my particular bugbears. If you’ve encountered any of these annoyances, you’re not alone. 1. You don’t know what it’s going to sound like When you buy a score […]
Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode we discuss how to create a rehearsal plan to teach a new piece of music to your choir.
In this article, we welcome Tori Cook of Chorus Connection to Total Choir Resources. Tori’s got some great suggestions for us about using online tools to market out choirs. As the Director of Marketing at Chorus Connection, I like to think that I know a thing or two about marketing and I often use this […]
Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode, Christine and I interview Dan Cooper and Jack White of Love Soul Choir in the south of England. These young guys have built a fantastic and inspiring choir business that’s bringing the joy of singing to hundreds of people. You can […]
Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIf you read and enjoyed our article about our choir’s twinning workshop with One Voice, you’ll love this podcast, in which we take a deeper dive into the planning and construction of the event.
No matter how skilled or experienced we are, we can always seek to improve and give our choirs our very best. There’s a single thing you can do right now to be a better choir leader, but you’re not going to like it! I’m going to try to persuade you to video yourself. I know, I […]