Houston Festival Chorale Tours Austria

We are excited to have received wonderful feedback from Winter Wang, tour coordinator for the Houston Festival Chorale of Houston Texas, about their recent tour to Austria. They performed for enthusiastic audiences in Salzburg, Mondsee, Giesshuebl, and Vienna. Congratulations all on … Continue reading

SELU Wind Symphony at the Sousa Band Festival

The Southeastern Louisiana Wind Symphony joined us in performing at the the inaugural John Philip Sousa Band Festival in Washington, D.C. earlier this year. We were delighted to hear from Dr. Glen Hemburger, director and Professor of Music & Director … Continue reading

Indian Springs School Chamber Choir in Spain

Indian Springs School Chamber Choir

The Indian Springs School Chamber Choir of Indian Springs, Alabama recently returned from a fantastic tour of Spain. We were privileged to collaborate with them and are thrilled about their performance experiences abroad. Congratulations, Indian Springs School Chamber Choir! “This … Continue reading

National Independence Day Parade – It’s Here!

Happy Fourth of July Weekend from MCI Headquarters! We are incredibly excited about all of the Independence Day festivities about to happen over the weekend in Washington, D.C., and we hope that YOU can join us and be a part … Continue reading

Applications now accepted to march in the nation’s Independence Day Parade – July 4, 2016

Band at the Capitol Building waiting to march in the National Independence Day Parade

“Pfft.  Please!  I’ll be cooking barbecue and heading down to the local fireworks.  Not interested!” When we talk with marching band directors about participation in America’s National Independence Day Parade, especially when it means traveling to another part of the … Continue reading

Col. Arnald D. Gabriel Recognized for a Lifetime of Service

How many ways can one appreciate a man who so completely embodies the spirit, drive, and passion of America’s Greatest Generation as Col. Arnald D. Gabriel?  Answer: Not enough. Col. Gabriel served as a combat machine gunner with the United … Continue reading

Memorial Day Choral Festival 2015 – Sunday, May 24th!

MCI is proud to present the 2015 Memorial Day Choral Festival happening this Sunday, May 24th, at 3:00PM at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Concert Hall in Washington, D.C. Ten choirs from across the United States … Continue reading

Join Us LIVE at the 2015 National Memorial Day Parade!

Happy Memorial Day Weekend from MCI Headquarters! We are incredibly excited about all of the Memorial Day festivities about to happen over the weekend in Washington, D.C., and we hope that YOU can join us and be a part of … Continue reading

SPOTLIGHT: Neuqua Valley High School Festival Concert Band Tours Spain

Neuqua Valley Band attendance at the St. John Passion BWV 245 Concert performed by the Collegium Vocale Gent at Sala Sinfonica at the Auditorio Nacional de Musica

The Neuqua Valley High School Festival Concert Band recently returned from a wonderfully successful tour of Spain, with performances in Madrid, Valencia, and Barcelona. Chip Staley, director of bands and fine arts chair at Neuqua Valley High School, offered some high praise … Continue reading