Management

Generally having to do with chorus management

Artistic Director Succession Plan

This detailed succession plan template walks you through the process of selecting a new artistic leader. It offers best-practices, a step-by-step guide and templates for important documents.

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Annual Staff Review

Use this review template to review past work and create goals for future work.

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Administrative Leader (Executive/Managing Director) Job Description

This sample administrative job description can help you define a new or existing role for an executive or managing director.

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Orchestra Contract

This sample contract provides a template as you incorporate a partnership with an orchestra.

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Chorus Handbook Table of Contents

This table of contents template will serve as a guide as you prepare your organization's handbook.

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Board Chair Job Description

Use this template to outline the duties associated with your board chair or board president role.

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Visions of New Leadership: Lessons from Five Artistic Director Searches

Several choral music organizations find themselves seeking or transitioning to new artistic leaders at a time when shifting circumstances call on them to consider challenging new directions, not the least of which is the COVID-19 pandemic. In light of these challenges, what are choruses in transition thinking about the kind of leadership they need? How do they manage to find it? How will they and their new artistic directors define and achieve success next season, not to mention seasons beyond?

Singing and Reopening Safely in the Time of the Coronavirus

The novel coronavirus will be with us in North America for some time. In order to help guide choruses as they make plans to resume operations as safely and with the most information at hand as possible, Chorus America will continue to gather resources and collaborate with leading experts to make sense of the latest research and recommendations.

Choruses and COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

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Chorus America continues to track news and collect information about the impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) from our members and partners. This page serves as our central hub of information to help you stay informed and weather the storm. We're here for you, and we'll help you make it through this crisis.

 

Preparing for Potential Impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

*UPDATE: We are using new link for our latest updates. Please visit this link for our most up-to-date resources and information on COVID-19.

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Chorus America is tracking news and collecting information about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) from our members and partners. While the spread and impact of the virus is not fully known, we encourage choruses to prepare for how the situation might affect your organization and any upcoming events. 

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