Each festival offers the highest quality
venues & exchanges with foreign choirs.
Many festivals also offer a Complimentary
Director’s Orientation trip.
Whatever your dream tour may be, Music Contact International can make it a reality. We craft the ideal tour for your ensemble.
With a customized concert tour we create an itinerary for your group based on the places where you would like to perform and travel.
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, accessibility to amazing venues, and 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.
This is just a sampling of wonderful USA locations where we hope to travel with you in the year ahead. For over 30 years we have been privileged to facilitate your performance tours in countless corners of the earth, and Music Contact International will be here when you are ready to continue that journey at home and abroad.
The MCI Advantage
Unique and special offerings for your performance tour
Our Complimentary Director’s Orientation Trips take directors to visit their choir’s destinations in advance of traveling with the ensemble. Preview hotels where the group will stay, visit the performance venues, sample the restaurants, and meet directors from around the world. There is not a better way to generate confidence and enthusiasm in your ensemble for their tour. Learn more
Make credit card payments online. Automated receipts and payment reminders sent to all group members. Make paying for the Performance Tour quickly and easily. Access to the trip details in one place on the custom Travelers Resource Website full of resources from the current itinerary to recommend books, movies, and more. Learn more
Our experienced and dedicated team cares deeply about every group’s journey and are expertly attuned with the needs of traveling performers. Composed of seasoned and knowledgeable travelers, we share a passion for immersing travelers in the music, art, food, and culture of new destinations. We answer your calls, we call back quickly, we provide the answers. Learn more
Music is the heart of the performance tour experience so venues and audience matter. Meeting local musicians in the countries visited are what make the experience more than tourism, more than sightseeing – they make it life-changing. We value the trust you put in us to provide you with the performance experience of your dreams. Learn more
Music Contact International provides access to a plethora of music festivals.
These festivals feature European music tours, band tours, orchestra tours, and more.
November - December 2021
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
June 17-21, 2021
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
June 10-14, 2021
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
2021 Dates TBD
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
March 13-16, 2020
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
March 25-29, 2020 / March 24-28, 2021
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
March 12-16, 2020 & March 11-15, 2021
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
June 17-21, 2020 / June 16-20, 2021
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
June 12-15 & October 23-26, 2020
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
June 24 - 28, 2020 & June 23-27, 2021
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
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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.
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Music Contact organizes choir tours to Europe, Africa, Asia, the United Kingdom, North America, and the Carribean.
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
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
Explore China’s diverse music history on a performance tour of three of its most esteemed cities with your choir, orchestra, or band… more
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
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 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, 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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 & 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
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
See tradition and modernity intertwine in Glasgow and Edinburgh. Tour Urquhart, Dunrobin, and Edinburgh Castles on your performance trip to Scotland!… more
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’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
Trinidad and Tobago
Enjoy a concert tour of Trinidad, one of the Caribbean's most dynamic and musically rich cultures. Explore all that the island has to offer as you share your music with local people.… more
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
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
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