FREE Webinar: Tips and advice for the perfect Concert Tour – Live Q&A with experienced tourers

Last updated: Mar 28th, 2024

Join us on Wednesday 7th July at 4.30pm-5.30pm for a live Q&A with experienced tourers

Whether you’re a first-time tour organiser or a seasoned tourer, this is the event for you! We’re hosting a FREE concert tours webinar to allow you to get honest advice from experienced tour organisers and ask fellow music leaders those burning questions you want answers to.

In just 60 minutes, you’ll hear from some Musical Directors who have taken on the task of organising their group’s tours and are willing to share some of their top tips on organisation, safety, fundraising, rehearsing and much more. Having ‘been there and done it’ many times over the years, they will share their touring challenges and the techniques they use to overcome them.

Not only will you be able to take away their wealth of knowledge, but there will also be plenty of time to share ideas and tips with other music group leaders too in an open Q&A format.

Introducing our speakers


Mary Bourne, Singing it Back & Jason Andrews, Rednock School



Ian Blenkinsop, City of Bristol Choir & Melanie Stapleton, Tapton Youth Brass Band


Katie Boyden, Joint Managing Director of Rayburn Tours


This event will provide us all with an opportunity to come together in a space where we can share ideas, discuss any fears and barriers to touring, learn from others and understand more about the deep rooted benefits that that are associated with taking an ensemble on tour. This event is about you! It’s about learning from other members of your community.

Katie Boyden

Joint Managing Director, Rayburn Tours

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The event is intended to be the first in a series of free events hosted by Rayburn Tours with limited spaces available. The event will be hosted virtually via Zoom. It is suitable for both first-time tour organisers and seasoned tourers who are seeking the exchange of ideas and advice in respect to planning international concert tours. Speakers represent both youth and adult ensembles who are from both the school and community setting.  




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