At Encore Tours, we believe that successful music programs and great music travel go hand in hand. Our tours help ensembles grow, define purpose, and strengthen relationships. But Encore goes beyond travel, and we are committed to supporting music education at home. With the Encast, we hope to share success stories, provide informative suggestions, and help take your ensemble to new places!
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Encore Live: Haydn's Head
Peter Ede, one of our most accomplished Tour Managers, traces the bizarre story of what happened to composer Joseph Haydn’s head after it was removed from his body and stolen by gravediggers. With the accompaniment of Haydn’s music and with beautiful visuals of Vienna and Eisenstadt, we will examine this unusual and intriguing story.
Encore Live: Flamenco And What Follows
As part of our Encore Live series, Tour Manager Sonia Beck examines Flamenco as an art form, as a musical discipline, and as a philosophical influence on all areas of Spanish life.
Encore Live: Ireland - A Music Rebellion
In our latest edition of Encore Live, we sat down with Tour Manager Adrian Metcalfe to examine several songs that embody Ireland's history of rebellion. Join us as we dive into the story behind the music, and find out more about Ireland's rebellious spirit.
Repertoire Shows Who You Are (Featuring Sean Boulware)
Dr. Sean Boulware, a prominent conductor, clinician, and vocalist, discusses how repertoire can inspire your community and why repertoires should be influenced by the community.
Repertoire Shows Who You Are (Featuring Suzanne Woodruff)
Suzanne Woodruff, Director of Choral Music and Performing Arts Department Chair at Woodward Academy, discusses the importance of choosing repertoire for your choir that is relevant to the community.
Community Chorus of Detroit Finale: Thanks For Listening (3F)
Thank you for listening to the Encast. We hope you enjoyed learning about the Community Chorus of Detroit and their incredible journey. At Encore Tours, we believe that successful music programs and great travel go hand in hand. Our performance tours help boost your ensemble's reputation in the community, enhance recruitment, and support fundraising efforts. Come speak with one of our team members to learn more!