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Invitational festival tours for choirs, bands and groups

FESTIVALS

Each festival offers the highest quality
venues & exchanges with foreign choirs.
Many festivals also offer a Complimentary
Director’s Orientation trip.

Explore the tour destinations we offer for choirs, bands and groups

DESTINATIONS

Whatever your dream tour may be,
Music Contact International can make
it a reality. We craft the ideal tour
for your ensemble.

Custom concert tours for choirs, bands and groups

CUSTOM TOURS

With a customized concert tour we
create an itinerary for your group based
on the places where you would
like to perform and travel.


Welcome choirs, bands and orchestras

We are the premier organizer of customized performance tours and the preferred representative of festivals around the world for choirs, bands and orchestras. We offer the highest standard of service and outstanding performance opportunities for your ensemble.

Music Contact International leads the industry in the breadth of international festivals we offer, in the highest quality of programs, in accessibility to amazing venues, and in fostering relationships between musical groups from North America and around the globe. Since 1987, thousands of performance ensembles have chosen Music Contact International to plan their concert tours and we believe that the best testament to the quality we provide is the number of loyal clients we are fortunate to have travel with us time and again.


The MCI Advantage

Unique and special offerings for your performance tour

Complimentary Director’s Orientation Trip


We offer a Complimentary Director’s Orientation Trip for leaders, so they can experience first hand what their performance tours will entail. These Orientation Trips allow directors to visit their choir’s destination city about six months in advance of traveling, see firsthand the hotels where their singers will stay, and visit the venues where they will perform. Learn more

Payments & Custom Website


We provide a customized website portal for each individual trip, allowing your choir or band tour to have access to the trip details in one place. Our Travelers Resource Website will make your music travel itinerary straight forward and accessible. Online access to payment for music tours is included which makes paying for your performance tour quick and easy. Learn more

Staff/Unparalleled Service


Music Contact International has unparalleled service thanks to our experienced and dedicated staff. We care deeply about every group’s journey and are expertly attuned to the needs of traveling performers. Our team is composed of seasoned and knowledgeable travelers, who share a passion for immersing themselves in the music, art, food, and culture of new destinations. Our tour directors provide you with an experienced consultation about the regions you wish to visit. Learn more

Quality Arrangements


We value the trust you put in us to provide you with the performance experience of your dreams. We take that responsibility seriously and use our resources to offer you the highest quality services. Our goal is to provide your group with amenities that meet a high standard, whether you’re a youth group, student group, or director. We give your performance group access to specialized tours, local cuisine, and an integrated learning experience. Learn more

Explore Festivals

Music Contact International provides access to a plethora of music festivals.
These festivals feature European music tours, band tours, orchestra tours, and more.

VIENNA ADVENT SING - Choir Concert Festival

November - December 2018   /  November - December 2019


Vienna Advent Sing

Join Vienna's international choir festival and perform a concert in Vienna’s prestigious City Hall, where Strauss first presented the waltz. Travel to the gilded Abbey of Melk… more


TUSCANY - Choir Concert Festival

June 20-24, 2019


Tuscany International Choral Festival

Each year in June, the International Choral Festival in Tuscany, Italy attracts choirs from all corners of the globe. The festival is set in the picturesque Tuscan spa town of… more


INTERNATIONAL KRAKOW CHOIR FESTIVAL - Choir Concert Festival

June 6-11, 2018   /  June 6-10, 2019


International Krakow Choir Festival

Choirs from around the world travel to attend the Krakow International Choral Festival to perform adjudicated and non-adjudicated concerts in one of Europe’s most… more


VERONA - Choir Concert Festival

March 27-30, 2019


Verona International Choral Competition

Each day of this international choir festival is filled with music and sightseeing. Everyone returns home a winner, with new choral friends from around the world!… more


DUBLIN, IRELAND - Choir Concert Festival

March 20-25, 2019   /  March 21-26, 2019


Dublin International Choral Festival

St. Patrick’s Cathedral, both the largest and tallest church in all of Ireland, is a fitting backdrop for an unforgettable experience at the Dublin International Choral Festival… more


PUERTO RICO - Choir Concert Festival

March 15-18, 2019


Discover Puerto Rico Choral Festival

The City of Ponce welcomes your choir to the Discover Puerto Rico Choral Festival. The citizens of Ponce celebrate music in the festival’s main event, where choirs perform… more


YOUNG PRAGUE - Choir Concert Festival

March 20-24, 2019


Young Prague Festival

Join choirs, bands, and orchestras from around the world at Young Prague, one of the most culturally diverse and enjoyable European festivals for young musicians… more


FESTIVAL OF PEACE & BROTHERHOOD - Choir Concert Festival

March 21-25, 2019


Festival of Peace & Brotherhood

Sing with local Italian choirs as well as choirs from around the world during four exciting days of choral music and cultural exchange. The Festival of Peace and… more


PARIS, FRANCE - Choir Concert Festival

March 7-11, 2019


Paris International Choral Festival

Join choirs from across Europe at the annual Paris International Choral Festival. Spend four days with your choir exploring the highlights of Paris, seeing the Louvre… more


International Choral Festival Cantate Croatia - Choir Concert Festival

May 23-27, 2019


Cantate Croatia International Choir Festival

The International Choir Festival Cantate Croatia takes place in the lovely town of Pula, located just across the water from Italy. Your choir will perform in beautiful, historic… more


ROMA IN CANTO, INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF SACRED MUSIC - Choir Concert Festival

June 20-24, 2019


Roma in Canto, International Festival of Sacred Music

Travel to Rome and participate in the Roma in Canto International Festival of Sacred Music. Your choir will have the opportunity to perform at St. Peter’s Basilica… more


INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S CHOIR FESTIVAL IN CANTERBURY AND LONDON - Choir Concert Festival

July 21-28, 2018   /  July 21-27, 2019


International Children’s Choir Festival in Canterbury and London

Imagine your choir joining with other young singers under the direction of the most renowned experts on children’s choirs. The festival… more


CANTATE BARCELONA - Choir Concert Festival

October 19-23, 2018   /  October 18-21, 2019


Cantate Barcelona

This international choir festival invites you to explore the culturally rich city of Barcelona and the fascinating region of Catalonia that surrounds it. The tour highlight… more


Washington D.C. Cherry Blossom Festival- Choir Concert Festival

March 21-24, 2019   /  March 28-31, 2019


Washington, D.C. Cherry Blossom Festival

The National Cherry Blossom Choir Festival celebrates friendship on stages situated among the cherry trees with iconic views of the Washington memorials. Travel to D.C.… more


Choir Festival - Italian Alpine Festival

June 19 - 24, 2019


Italian Alpine Choral Festival

The Italian Alpine International Choir Festival is open to all types of choirs and offers concerts amidst the enchanting scenery of the Dolomites in South Tyrol, Italy.… more


INTERNATIONAL CANTUS MUSIC & CULTURE FESTIVAL - Choir Concert Festival

July 4-7, 2019


International Cantus Music & Culture Festival

Among the highlights of this international choir festival, are the celebration in Salzburg Cathedral and the performance of “Song of Peace,” shared by all festival choirs in… more


See The World

What better way to see the world than a choir trip to Europe? Or a band tour to the Caribbean?
Music Contact specializes in music travel, and we are dedicated to providing your group with the trip of a lifetime.

Browse Concert Tours

Music Contact organizes choir tours to Europe, Africa, Asia, the United Kingdom, North America, and the Carribean.

BALTICS & ST. PETERSBURG - Custom Concert Tour
Baltics & St. Petersburg

Discover the history and natural beauty of the Baltic countries. Through music festivals, young and old alike travel here to celebrate their heritage and culture.… more

BEIJING - Custom Concert Tour
Beijing

Explore China’s rich culture on a music performance tour to Beijing. Enjoy a concert tour of Beijing and let yourself be immersed in all that China has to offer… more

BEIJING, XI’AN & SHANGHAI - Custom Concert Tour
Beijing, Xi’an & Shanghai

Explore China’s diverse music history on a performance tour of three of its most esteemed cities with your choir, orchestra, or band… more

BERLIN, GERMANY- Custom Concert Tour
Berlin

With seven symphony orchestras, two major concert halls, and a plethora of venues and churches, Berlin is one of the world’s greatest cities for performance music tours… more

CHICAGO - Custom Concert Tour
Chicago

Whether performing at Navy Pier or alongside a local Chicago choir, your ensemble will find Chicago a perfect travel destination to share your music… more

CROATIA - Custom Concert Tour
Croatia

Enjoy a music tour of Croatia and explore this stunningly beautiful country with your choir, orchestra, or band. Located on the Adriatic coast between the Mediterranean… more

GHANA - Custom Concert Tour
Ghana

Ghana is abundant in festivals, traditional dance, and music. Travel to Ghana with your choir, band, or orchestra and meet some of the friendliest people on earth… more

HAVANA, CUBA- Custom Concert Tour
Havana

Share music in magnificent venues with goodwill concerts and interactive workshops with Cuban directors, instrumentalists, and choirs. Travel to Cuba and learn about… more

HAVANA, CIENFUEGOS & TRINIDAD - Custom Concert Tour
Havana, Cienfuegos & Trinidad

Our friends in Havana, Cienfuegos, Trinidad, and Santiago de Cuba are eager to welcome the choirs, bands and orchestras that travel with us. A performance tour to… more

HAWAII - Custom Concert Tour
Hawaii

Your choir, band, or orchestra will be welcomed with the aloha spirit on a music tour of Hawaii. Concert opportunities abound on the island of Oahu, the cultural center… more

ICELAND - Custom Concert Tour
Iceland

Let us help you bring your choir to Iceland to discover this exhilarating corner of the earth first-hand. Spend time exchanging music with a local choir on a concert tour of… more

IRELAND & NORTHERN IRELAND - Custom Concert Tour
Ireland & Northern Ireland

Travel to Ireland with your ensemble. Your choir, band, or orchestra will share a venue and a concert program with a host choir from the region. Share your music with… more

LONDON - Custom Concert Tour
London, England

Fantastic performance opportunities abound for you and your ensemble in London! Enjoy a concert tour of England, and let your choir be immersed in music history and… more

LONDON & THE COTSWOLDS - Custom Concert Tour
London & The Cotswolds

Enjoy a concert tour of London and the Cotswolds, and let your choir, band, or orchestra be immersed in all that the United Kingdom has to offer as you share your music… more

LOS ANGELES - Custom Concert Tour
Los Angeles

Travel to Los Angeles, a hub for music, culture, noted museums and galleries, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Los Angeles Master Chorale, and premier musical institutions… more

MADRID & BARCELONA - Custom Concert Tour
Madrid & Barcelona

Bring your ensemble to perform in fabulous Spain! Spain’s vibrant culture, music, and traditions attract an artistic mix of people from around the world. A performance tour of… more

MONTREAL - Custom Concert Tour
Montreal & Quebec City

Choirs on a concert tour of Montréal and Québec City enjoy the blend of cosmopolitan flair and Old World charm. Travel to these ideal “European” destinations… more

MUNICH - Custom Concert Tour
Munich

Performance tours to Munich are perfect for your choir, band, or orchestra, whether you like history, churches, music, nightlife or all of the above. Travel and share music… more

NASHVILLE & MEMPHIS - Custom Concert Tour
Nashville & Memphis

Travel and tread in the footsteps of music legends as you tour the Grand Ole Opry and Graceland. Tenessee performance tours offer your choir, band, or orchestra the chance… more

NEW ORLEANS - Custom Concert Tour
New Orleans

New Orleans hosts a variety of music festivals throughout the year. Your choir, band, or orchestra can contribute to the creative atmosphere by performing at local… more

NEW YORK CITY - Custom Concert Tour
New York City

A trip to New York City is a must for every choir or performance ensemble. Brimming with culture, energy, and vivacity, New York City’s stunning performance venues… more

ORLANDO - Custom Concert Tour
Orlando

Disney World offers Disney Performing Arts, a program for bands, orchestras, choirs, and dance teams that provides a showcase for your group’s hard work and talent… more

PARIS - Custom Concert Tour
Paris

Travel to Paris and explore the splendor of the “City of Light.” A music performance tour of Paris includes famous landmarks, world-class museums, and legendary… more

PARIS & NORMANDY - Custom Concert Tour
Paris & Normandy

Begin your concert tour in Normandy and continue to cosmopolitan Paris. This trip of a lifetime for your ensemble allows you to be part of the magic as you perform in… more

PRAGUE - Custom Concert Tour
Prague

A music tour of Prague provides fantastic performance venues for both small and large ensembles that will welcome your choir, band, or orchestra. Find out why Prague… more

PUERTO RICO - Custom Concert Tour
Puerto Rico

Travel to Puerto Rico and experience its delightful, indigenous music, and vast array of instruments that all work together to enhance and influence its rich culture… more

REFORMATION & MUSIC HISTORY - Custom Concert Tour
Reformation & Music History

Choirs, bands, and orchestras perform in some of Germany’s most beautiful and historic churches such as St. Thomas Church in Leipzig and the Castle Church in Wittenberg… more

ROME - Custom Concert Tour
Rome

Your trip to Rome will whisk your choir, or ensemble, into a world of immense beauty, culture, history and most importantly, music. Italy is a place where one can share… more

ROME & SORRENTO - Custom Concert Tour
Rome & Sorrento

A concert tour to Rome and Sorrento, Italy, offers your choir, band, or orchestra the opportunity to travel in the footsteps of Claudio Monteverde and Giuseppe Verdi.… more

SCANDINAVIA - Custom Concert Tour
Scandinavia

Share your music in Scandinavia and discover the beauty of Sweden, Denmark, and Norway. Choirs travel to Scandinavia for sightseeing and daily excursions to… more

SCOTLAND - Custom Concert Tour
Scotland

See tradition and modernity intertwine in Glasgow and Edinburgh. Tour Urquhart, Dunrobin, and Edinburgh Castles on your performance trip to Scotland!… more

SCOTLAND & IRELAND - Custom Concert Tour
Scotland & Ireland

Customized choir trips to Scotland & Ireland include travel to magnificent castles amidst breathtaking natural beauty. Both Scotland and Ireland are internationally… more

SEVILLE, CORDOBA & GRANADA - Custom Concert Tour
Seville, Cordoba & Granada

Stunning performance opportunities await your choir, band, or orchestra in each destination. Enjoy concerts with local choirs in majestic cathedrals with perfect acoustics… more

SOUTH AFRICA - Custom Concert Tour
South Africa

South Africa’s landscapes, majestic wildlife, and vibrant music traditions are legendary. What better way to discover this than on a concert tour with your choir?… more

VENICE, FLORENCE & ROME - Custom Concert Tour
Venice, Florence & Rome

This exciting trip to Italy will whisk you into a world of immense beauty, culture, history and most importantly, music. Choirs, bands, or orchestras travel to Venice for… more

VIENNA - Custom Concert Tour
Vienna

Travel on a performance tour to Vienna and experience a city renowned for its musical traditions. The music of Mozart, Beethoven, and Haydn is alive in this European… more

VIENNA & SALZBURG - Custom Concert Tour
Vienna & Salzburg

A concert tour of Vienna and Salzburg combines two of Europe's beautiful cities most renowned for music history. Stop en route in the picturesque town of Melk… more

VILNIUS, RIGA & TALLINN - Custom Concert Tour
3 Capitals – Vilnius, Riga & Tallinn

Performance tours to the Baltic countries of Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia offer history, natural beauty, and beautiful concert venues for your choir, band, or orchestra… more

WASHINGTON D.C. - Custom Concert Tour
Washington D.C.

Perform in the Washington National Cathedral and at the Lincoln Memorial. Share a concert with a local choir and enjoy an evening of camaraderie. A performance tour… more