The Chorus Leadership Guide: Online Resources

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The Chorus Leadership Guide covers the essentials of running a successful chorus—everything you need to know in one convenient resource: on paper AND online! Access web tools:

Chapter 1: Evolution of Chorus Leadership

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Chapter 2: Board Leadership

Tools and Templates

Helpful links mentioned in Chapter 2

Registering as a Charitable Organization (U.S.)

Registering as a Charitable Organization (Canada)

Recruiting Board Members

Strategic Planning Resources

Chapter 3: Artistic Leadership

Tools and Templates

Helpful links mentioned in Chapter 3

Composer organizations

Performance rights

Mechanical rights

Copyright Resources

  • The Greater Boston Choral Consortium developed a helpful resource page that discusses copyright issues from a choral perspective, prepared by Alfred C. Yen and Elizabeth Van Ranst: www.bostonsings.org/resources/copyright_print.htm
  • Music Publishers Association maintains a directory of publishers and a copyright resource center: www.mpa.org

Chapter 4: Chorus Management

Tools and Templates

Helpful links mentioned in Chapter 4

Fundraising Resources

Advocacy Resources

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