Chorus America's annual survey of the operations of choruses, the Operations Survey Report includes more than 40 different analyses, from number of board meetings to board giving, from ticket pricing to chorus dues amounts, from accompanist pay practices to marketing efficiency. The 2011 report features data from the 2009-2010 season.
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Celebrating America's greatest choral composers, this publication provides repertoire and recording lists for 28 composers from Billings to Whitacre.
This Excel spreadsheet template provides a guideline for building a basic budget, including allocating expenses and income across the calendar year.
Use this template as a guide for collecting useful information about new and returning singers during auditions.
The most effective choruses plan out their annual fundraising; use this outline as a starting place.
Use this policy template to ensure that your chorus is in compliance with tax requirements.
Use this checklist to ensure that your chorus' by-laws include all the necessary components. (Canada only)
A list of resources to help choruses provide reasonable accommodation in accordance with ADA regulations.
A rating form for singers to use when evaluating conductors who have been identified as finalists during a music director search.
Use these sample by-laws to get your new chorus off the ground, adding in any clauses required by your state legislation. (USA only)
Use this questionnaire at the end of each board member's term.