The Best in Portable Staging

5 Best Choir Scenes in Movies/TV

Posted by Shalina Wozny on Feb 13, 2019 2:30:00 PM

Disclaimer: This is my own personal list based on my movie knowledge, even with my experience in the independent movie genre. The more well-known choir scenes and clips you'll find will definitely make this list. However, there will be a few scenes that could surprise you, adding a new tv series/movie to your long list of things you should check out, but haven't yet. 

Read More

Topics: Community Choir, Community Groups, University, College, Portable Risers, Music, Choral, Choral Risers, Choir, Portable Choir Risers, Church Music

Benefits of Going to Music Class

Posted by Shalina Wozny on Jan 16, 2019 1:30:00 PM

I was always a good student. I went to class and listened to the teacher. I even helped other students that needed help grasping the quadratic formula - math was my best subject. However, not all students have that same mindset. Most students want to know the why behind what they're learning and why they have to sit through a teacher explaining something they're "never going to use". We've all heard that before, or even thought it ourselves in our work seminars. 

Read More

Topics: College, Career, School Music Equipment, Music, Choral, Choir, Music Mental Health, Music Education

Show Choir Riser Infographic to Make Your Decision Easier

Posted by Shalina Wozny on Dec 19, 2018 11:00:00 AM

We recently put together an infographic for purchasing show choir risers.

Read More

Topics: Show Choir Risers, Music, Choir, Seated Risers, Staging Equipment, Choral Risers, Choral

Acoustical Shells Infographic

Posted by Shalina Wozny on Dec 12, 2018 3:30:00 PM

We recently put together an infographic for purchasing acoustical shells. 

Read More

Topics: Music, Choir, Staging Equipment, Choral, Acoustical Shells, music shells, sound shells

9 Thanksgiving Music Classroom Ideas

Posted by Shalina Wozny on Nov 7, 2018 1:00:00 PM
Read More

Topics: Music Education, Music, How-To

3 Christmas Music Performance Ideas for Your School or Church

Posted by Shalina Wozny on Nov 1, 2018 3:46:00 PM

It's about time to pick your Christmas Music Performance theme and setup for your production. We're at the start of the holiday season as we fly past Halloween and move into Thanksgiving. You're either in two camps right now. The planner who decided their Christmas show weeks ago. The last minute person who could use some ideas to get the ideas flowing, but really won't work on the logistics until the last possible hour. 

Read More

Topics: Music Education, Church Music, Choir, Music, Choral, Community Band, Community Choir, Community Groups

4 Halloween Music Activities for the Classroom

Posted by Shalina Wozny on Oct 24, 2018 3:00:00 PM

I remember my music classes in elementary school. We would walk to another part of the school where it was decorated with the most fun and interesting creative projects. It was one of my favorite parts of the day because we got to walk around the whole school to get to music class. Meaning we could find our friends in other classes by peeking our heads in classes along the way.

Read More

Topics: School Music Equipment, Music, Music Education

3 Types of Acoustical Shells You Can Rely On

Posted by Shalina Wozny on Jul 28, 2018 10:30:00 AM

Read More

Topics: Acoustical Shells, Music, Staging Equipment, Music Education, Church Music Equipment, School Music Equipment

Show Choir Risers: Safety for Your Performers

Posted by Shalina Wozny on Jul 22, 2018 3:15:00 PM

Show Choir Risers are pretty straight-forward when giving you a back drop to those performances you've imagined in your head. However, if it's your first time looking into this equipment it can be daunting. Let's breakdown the necessities when researching show choir risers.

Read More

Topics: Show Choir Risers, School Music Equipment, Portable Staging, Easy-To-Use, Music, Staging Equipment, Music Education

How-To: Choral Concert Series

Posted by Shalina Wozny on Jun 13, 2017 1:30:00 PM

INTRODUCTION:

In researching choral concert series for you all to attend, I was wondering what it took to put on your own choral concert series in the summer. NPR has this great article on "Eight Things You Need to Know Before You Start a Music Festival". These three stood out to me:

  • Do Your Homework
  • Get Some Help
  • Learn To Let Go
Read More

Topics: Choral Risers, Choral, Festivals, Music, How-To