When recruiting new board members and engaging existing board members, it is vital to provide a clear list of individual responsibilities. Use this template as a starting place.
Commissioning a new work? Follow this two-year timeline to help plot out which steps you should take when. This timeline is appropriate for a work that does not involve complicated instrumental requirements or multiple movements.
Writing grant proposals or even a simple appeal letter is always a challenge. These sample paragraphs may help you as you are trying to "make the case" for your chorus.
In a series of video lessons, soprano soloist and voice teacher Shauna Fallihee guides you in the essential steps to freeing your natural voice and singing with ease.
A checklist of agenda items.
A checklist of documents and organizational background to prepare for the incoming music director.
A sample timeline to help with music director search planning.
Ten helpful guidelines to help establish a healthy annual performance review process for the music director of your chorus.
A worksheet to help choruses plan for founding artistic leadership transitions.
A founder transition requires strong leadership from the board. Is your board ready?
Searching for new artistic leadership requires its own budget. This list of income and expense considerations will help.
A list of chorus- and arts-specific job boards.