The world is full of musicians, therefore it is full of music events of many kinds: large, medium, and small scale. These events have many aspects that should be taken into account in order for them to be successful: production, staging, communications, PR, fundraising, finances, outreach, and many others. The International Federation for Choral Music (IFCM) have thoroughly designed a training program for young managers aged 18 to 30, who are motivated to learn and to develop their skills in international event management so they can go back to their home countries with the tools needed to organise choir and music festivals and events.
The 1st International Forum – Voice, Youth and Arts Management, organised by IFCM in cooperation with Polyfollia, took place at the Regional Council in Caen, France, on February 6-10, 2008.
2008 Lectures and workshops:
2008 Lecturers were:
The Second IFCM Youth Arts Management Program organised by IFCM in cooperation with the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA), took place in Nassau, Bahamas, on August 15-31, 2016
Official magazine of the International Federation for Choral Music, the International Choral Bulletin is published quarterly in the four official languages of IFCM: English, French, German and Spanish. It is distributed in more than 80 countries on the five continents and is the official voice of choral music around the world.Read more
Our focus at the moment is to unite the choral calendars of international choral organisations. Meanwhile please consult the calendar of choral events published by the European Choral Association - Europa Cantat here.Read more