"On a scale of 1 to 10, the Tuscany International Children's
Chorus Festival is an 11! Not only does Musica Mundi brilliantly
organize festivals and custom concert tours, they also show
a deep concern for the comfort, safety and well-being of every
Jean Ashworth Bartle, Director, Toronto
and acclaimed Guest Conductor/Clinician
"Musically, culturally, socially, educationally, aesthetically
and physically every detail of the Tuscany International
Children's Chorus Festival was a phenomenal success."
Henry Leck, Director, Indianapolis Children's
and esteemed Guest Conductor/Clinician
"As a participating director in 1999 in this extraordinary
festival, I am delighted to return as Conductor in 2005."
Joan Gregoryk, Founder,
Children's Chorus of Washington
"I look forward to often returning as guest conductor to the
extremely successful and the fantastically well organized
Tuscany International Children's Chorus Festival."
Doreen Rao, renowned Guest Conductor/Clinician
"This was a true 'festival' in every sense of the word . .
. Musica Mundi more than satisfied all my desires . . . This
was the best tour we have ever experienced."
"May I offer sincere appreciation for all the hours of creative
thoughts that crystallized during our participation in the
Tuscany International Children's Chorus Festival. You are
to be congratulated!" Barbara Clark, Director, The Central
Choir of Ottawa "We had a fabulous time . . . a highlight
was watching the choristers sing with such intensity, skill
and joy in the massed concerts . . . all the festival arrangements
were first class."
The Oakville Children's Choir
"There are no words to adequately say thank you for your professionalism
for all concert arrangements on our tour of Italy. You run
a superior operation."
Albuquerque Women's Choral Ensemble
"Congratulations, Musica Mundi, for an experience that captured
the Italian culture through the pageantry, beautiful concert
venues, good music, good food and warm people."
Cantabile Children's Chorus
"From the Opening Ceremonies to the last notes sung in St.
Peter's, every step of the tour was tremendously rewarding
. . . You have created a wonderful festival with fine attention
Spokane Area Children's Chorus
"My choristers were unanimous in their praise of your organization
and the musical experiences in which they participated."
Marcene Camp Jardine
Ventura Master Chorale Children's Concert Choir
"The Tuscany International Children's Chorus Festival afforded
my singers new friendships, shared musical experiences, emotional
peak experiences and levels of choral excellence never before
John Fleischman, Jr.
Western New York Children's Chorus
"Of our past eight tours, this tour to the United
Kingdom has to rank as one of the very best. From the very
beginning to the end we were extremely pleased with the organization
and promotion of our concerts, not to mention the thrilling
sights, the outstanding hotels and meals. We hope in the not-too-distant
future to be working with you again."
San Francisco Bay Area Chamber Choir
"Thank you, Musica Mundi, for this wonderful
experience. You attended to every detail in a professional
and well-organized way. I would do this festival again in
a heartbeat!! Thank you, thank you. Bravo! Bravissimi, tutti!"
Utah Children's Choir
"We sincerely thank you for the professional
level of your organization of the Tuscany International Children's
Chorus Festival. It was a pleasure to work with you, and we
congratulate you on your passion for arranging musical events
and your joy of listening to music."
Children's Choir of Torun Music School, Poland
"The Musica Mundi experience was a dream come true for us
. . . we were privileged to be able to form an 'international
choir' with the other very talented choirs participating in
the 6th Tuscany International Children's Chorus Festival."
Sister Lorette Gallant
Les Jeunes Chanteurs d'Acadie
"The Tuscany International Children's Chorus
Festival musical performances were "mountaintop" experiences
for our singers! and the festival experience was so
educational for them. They learned more than music and saw
more than art and cathedrals the world has become a
friend to them. See you in Copenhagen!"
Sharon Augsburger, Co-Director,
Red Rose Children's Chorus of Lake County