Chaparral Middle School at the Inaugural Sousa Band Festival

We are happy to have worked with the Chaparral Middle School Wind Ensemble, one of four talented bands featured in the inaugural John Philip Sousa Band Festival at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. … 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

How will YOU #BringChange this World Malaria Day?

Wesley Festival

On Saturday, people across the globe will join together to honor World Malaria Day. The goal is to raise awareness about a disease that puts half the world’s population at risk and kills half a million children each year. Monumental efforts are underway to eradicate malaria, and in the last 15 years an estimated 4.2 million live were saved due to increased interventions.

However, there is still work to be done. YOU can be part of the solution. Continue reading

The Wesley Festival: Tickets On Sale Now

Wesley Festival - Imagine No Malaria

Music Celebrations International is proud to partner with the United Methodist Church in presenting the Wesley Festival, a choral-orchestral spectacular occurring on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Ticket sales from the festival concert, happening at the renowned John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., will benefit Imagine No Malaria, an organization dedicated to treating the potentially deadly disease and stopping its spread. Continue reading

The Wesley Festival: Given in aid of Imagine No Malaria

Wesley Festival - Imagine No Malaria

The Wesley Festival will bring people together through music to benefit Imagine No Malaria, an extraordinary effort to reduce preventable deaths caused by malaria in Sub-Saharan Africa. Through this program, the people of the United Methodist Church partner with global health leaders in a vision-driven and comprehensive fight against this killer disease rooted in systemic poverty. Continue reading

2015 National Memorial Day Choral Festival

We are pleased to announce that choirs are now being accepted to our 2015 festival designed to honor veterans, the National Memorial Day Choral Festival, taking place May 22-25, 2015 in Washington, DC. Continue reading

What you need to know for this weekend’s Kennedy Center concert

Check out the latest news on the upcoming National Memorial Day Concert in the Kennedy Center this weekend, including how to reserve tickets, information about the festival participants and conductors, and the featured orchestra – the U.S. Air Force Symphony Orchestra. Continue reading