Applications for the 2017 St. Patrick’s Festival Parade in Dublin

St. Patrick's Festival Parade Dublin

Pop quiz: Where would you rather be on St. Patrick’s Day? New York City Chicago Dallas Sitting at home DUBLIN If you’re a marching band director, you probably know there are incredible parades in many of the major cities in … Continue reading

How to Have an Incredible European Concert Tour on a Budget (plus get a free trip in it for yourself)

USC Trojan Band in London

You know all the benefits of a European concert tour.  Maybe you went on one while in college, or you’ve heard from your colleagues about their remarkable life-changing experiences.  Or, you used to plan them all the time before switching … Continue reading

Discover Europe With These Free Preview Tours For Music Directors – Summer 2016

Today we’re please to announce our full slate of summer Director Preview Tours for 2016!  All choir, band, and orchestra directors interested in taking their ensembles on a concert tour to Europe in 2017 are invited to join us on … Continue reading

Delaware Women’s Chorus Tours Ireland

MCI was pleased to work with the Delaware Women’s Chorus on their recent concert tour to Ireland. They were extremely well received oversees and were delighted to hear that their tour and performances went off without a hitch. Thank you … Continue reading

Skyline High School Choir Presents Outstanding Benefit Concert in Ireland

Skyline High School Choir in Ireland

The Skyline High School Choir of Ann Arbor, Michigan, recently returned from a week-long concert tour of Ireland, performing in Kilkenny, Galway, and Dublin. Their final concert at St. Fergal’s Church in Dublin was a benefit concert in support of the Alzheimer Association of County Wicklow, a local organization dedicated to helping those living with the condition Continue reading

Announcing the Inaugural Dublin Choral Festival, June 2016

Dublin Choral Festival - Kevin Fenton

The Dublin Choral Festival will take place June 22-26, 2016, and will feature mixed-voice choirs and individual singers from a variety of background joining together to sing en masse. Three days of rehearsals will lead participants to a grand finale performance in the historic, stunning, and oldest medieval cathedral in Ireland, Christ Church Cathedral Dublin. Continue reading

Spotlight: Shippensburg University Red Raider Marching Band in Ireland

Shippensburg University Marching Band in Ireland with the Mayor of Kilkenny

The Shippensburg University Red Raider Marching Band of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania recently returned from a tour of Ireland. Director Trever Famulare had the following to say about their trip on behalf of the entire ensemble. Continue reading

Laramie & Kelly Walsh High School Choirs take Ireland by Storm on St. Patrick’s Day!

The tour included outstanding performances at St. Mary’s Church of Ireland in Killarney, The Collegiate Church of St. Nicholas in Galway, and an award-winning performance at the St. Patrick’s Day Festival in Bray – where the choirs took Best Overall Performance! Continue reading

Taylor University Orchestra in Ireland

The experience was greater than any expectation I/we could have had…to take in the beauty of the land, the warmth of the people, the hospitality of a nation, the wonder of sharing music and the Gospel to a world in need – all of this combined to make a journey of a lifetime. Continue reading

Announcing our 2014 Director Preview Tour to Ireland

Join us July 19-25, 2014, as we visit the land of St. Patrick to see Neolithic sites, kiss the Blarney Stone, listen for banshees, look for leprechauns, hear Gaelic spoken, and most important of all, visit the historic settings where your group will perform for warm, appreciative audiences. Continue reading