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Combined Ensemble Tours

Student Horizons understands that sometimes schools wish to take ensembles such as Choirs, Concert Bands and String Orchestras together to an International Festival, or even to experience music making in another part of the world.

Our contacts with schools all over the world, especially in the UK, Europe, USA, New Zealand, Australia and Asia allows us to match your school with a school of similar standard in these countries. We can tailor a tour to give your ensembles performance and workshop opportunities where they will perform to a captive audience and will have the opportunity to workshop with their host school ensembles under the direction of famous clinicians from the area.

Because of the experience of our team, we are aware of the logistics of taking large ensembles with large instruments to other countries and will factor options into our costings.

We understand that combined Music Tours will mean a large number of students and therefore understand that extra teachers will need to travel.  We also are experienced at arranging Parent Tours to complement your student tour.

Check out the below destinations perfect for your overseas school music tour...
 
 
feilding crest “I am overwhelmed by the support we received for this tour before, during and afterwards. It was great to have Jane on the tour and made it easier for us to focus on the kids. Everything was just so easy and efficient. Thanks so much, we are recommending you left right and center."

"This was such a pain-free process. I was kept well-informed and my questions were answered very promptly. Took away a lot of stress.”

Tour Leader, Feilding High School, European Music Tour
 
 
StMarysCollege “Student Horizons is a company that I have been advocating for since my introduction to them last October. Within one week of making my initial enquiry, the company director, Mr Jamie Wansey travelled from New Zealand to Brisbane to meet with me directly and discuss the option of touring with Student Horizons. His initial passion, commitment and interest in my suggested aims and objectives of such tours from St Mary’s College made it an easy decision. The continued support from Jamie and his staff was incredible, as was the organisation and liaison with Suzanne Whitlock. Further to their commitment, Richard (Programme Development Manager) managed the operation on the ground in New Zealand and had an uncanny ability to ‘pop up’ anywhere and everywhere and support our tour 24/7 – no small feat for a 7 foot Welsh man! Our final thank you must go to Kaitlin, this ‘gritty’ ever determined Florida native was the champion of our tour. Her blog post was outrageously kind! Her intimate involvement and interaction with our group was highlighted in her ability to reflect on each touring member. She sprinted the streets of Auckland, bowled her first strike in ten pin bowling, discovered the great game of Netball and climbed every mountain that we did – whilst at the same time, organising the transportation, coordinating the rooming arrangements, picking up lunches, double checking dietary requirements and getting in ‘some’ sleep. The Student Horizons team was remarkable in every way, and I have no hesitation in recommending them to any school or organisation.”

Tour Leader, St Mary's College, Ipswich, New Zealand Choral & Netball Tour
 
 
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Grace Morton – Head of Music Tours
 
Grace is a proud Kiwi, born and raised on the North Shore of Auckland. Grace completed a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Music conjoint degree in 2014, majoring in Performance Voice, Psychology and Art History and in 2016, completed her Bachelor of Music (Honours) with First Class Honours in Performance Voice. Making regular appearances as a mezzo-soprano soloist, Grace has experience in performing both as a soloist and as a chorister. Grace is a current member of Voices New Zealand Chamber Choir as one of the top choral singers in the country, under the direction of Dr. Karen Grylls.
 
Travelling the world with Voices New Zealand and other choral groups has given Grace the opportunity to perform in some of the most sought after venues in the world such as St Paul’s Cathedral, London and The Musikverein, Vienna. Grace is also a cellist and had the opportunity to travel the world with both the school choir and the orchestra at high school, and is incredibly passionate about providing those same opportunities for school students throughout New Zealand.

After directing two high school choirs and through her experience as a private singing tutor, she has gained a passion for teaching and inspiring young and artistic minds. Grace strongly believes in the importance of choral music within schools and communities to bring people together in a safe and artistic space.

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Eye-opening, engaging and inspiring on all sorts of levels, Asia has got it all. China’s astonishing Great Wall, the paradise...

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Conveniently close to home yet unique and diverse enough to ensure an enriching travel experience, Australia is...

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With a rich history that spreads back over thousands of years Europe has evolved to become an exceptionally...

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The Student Horizons team are looking forward to welcoming you to Aoteraoa. New Zealand is without doubt one of...

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Featuring some of the planet’s greatest natural wonders and the world’s most vibrant, multicultural cities...

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Combining a rich tapestry of landscapes and cultures, South America provides students with a diverse and exotic Latin...

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England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales are countries that are steeped in history and are packed full of character. Combining...

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By having numerous risk prevention measures in place and extensive risk assessments completed on international ground handlers, we are happy to share the responsibility of keeping your students safe during their overseas school tour.
 
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