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Questions about your community choir

Does your choir operate from a strategic plan?
YES     NO
 
Aside from your annual or semi-annual concert event, how many performances is your choir presenting in your community annually?
YES     NO
 
What percentage are for a fee?
 
What percentage are gratis?
 
When paid, what is your typical performance fee?
 
Are you very focused on the quality of your product or image?
 
Do you have recognition programs for your volunteers?
YES     NO
 
Are you involved in community service?
YES     NO
 
Are you involved in philanthropy? (giving money to those in need)
YES     NO
 
How many times a year does the local media cover your activities?
 
How many people attend your annual or semi-annual concert events annually?
 
Are you a member of Chorus America?
YES     NO
 
TODD WILSON
Executive Director
Director of Music
Nashville Singers, Inc.
615.669.TODD (8633) cell
615.523.TODD (8633) fax
Website: www.nashvillesingers.org
Twitter: www.twitter.com/nashsingers
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on October 25, 2011 5:35am
Does your choir operate from a strategic plan?
NO
 
Aside from your annual or semi-annual concert event, how many performances is your choir presenting in your community annually?
none
 
What percentage are for a fee?
0%
 
What percentage are gratis?
100%
 
When paid, what is your typical performance fee?
na
 
Are you very focused on the quality of your product or image?
yes, on quality of product
 
Do you have recognition programs for your volunteers?
nothing formal
 
Are you involved in community service?
YES (on occasion)
 
Are you involved in philanthropy? (giving money to those in need)
YES (on occasion)
 
How many times a year does the local media cover your activities?
For each concert and for audition/start-of-season announcements
 
How many people attend your annual or semi-annual concert events annually?
250 per concert
 
Are you a member of Chorus America?
NO
 
(above answers for Middlebury College Community Chorus; see separate reply for the Vermont Choral Union)
on October 25, 2011 5:40am
Does your choir operate from a strategic plan?
NO
 
Aside from your annual or semi-annual concert event, how many performances is your choir presenting in your community annually?
None
 
What percentage are for a fee?
100%
 
What percentage are gratis?
none
 
When paid, what is your typical performance fee?
na
 
Are you very focused on the quality of your product or image?
Yes, on quality of product (as well as image)
 
Do you have recognition programs for your volunteers?
NO
 
Are you involved in community service?
Not at this time, although that is part of our future mission
 
Are you involved in philanthropy? (giving money to those in need)
No
 
How many times a year does the local media cover your activities?
for each concert and for announcing auditions
 
How many people attend your annual or semi-annual concert events annually?
100 per concert
 
Are you a member of Chorus America?
 NO
 
(above answers for the Vermont Choral Union; see separate reply for Middlebury College Community Chorus)
 
on October 25, 2011 8:59am
Does your choir operate from a strategic plan?
YES--a very general plan
 
Aside from your annual or semi-annual concert event, how many performances is your choir presenting in your community annually?
3 to 4 (this calender year, it was three --with a possible extra one this December--last year it was four)
 
What percentage are for a fee?
  50 percent
What percentage are gratis?
  50 percent
When paid, what is your typical performance fee?
  $100 per 30 minutes
Are you very focused on the quality of your product or image?
  Both--quality and image
Do you have recognition programs for your volunteers?
YES --just a mention in  our programs and I write each a note at the end of each concert cycle--but this isn't formal
 
Are you involved in community service?
YES--try to be--singing at community events (9-11 services, etc)and singing for fund rasiers for other local arts organizations
 
Are you involved in philanthropy? (giving money to those in need)
Not at this time but we would like to do something for the local disability community in the future
 
How many times a year does the local media cover your activities?
  Four times a year--before each concert cycle begins for auditions, etc. and before each concert
How many people attend your annual or semi-annual concert events annually?
  50 to 75/80 per concert--sometimes more.  We had 85 in spring and should have more at our concert on Oct. 30. We are a chamber choir and perform in smaller venues to begin with!
Are you a member of Chorus America?
NO
Answers for the Midwest Motet Society, the Chamber Choir for Chicago's Southland
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