2023 ICO's Conference-April 29, 2023
Join us in Peoria, IL for the ICO's annual statewide confernece.
ICO provides the opportunity to consult with experienced conductors who will serve as a confidential resource for advice and guidance on the craft of conducting.
Let the ICO help connect those new to the arts administration field with seasoned arts leaders from around the state.
Have a question, comment or concern for the ICO?
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Stay connected to your peers and be the first to hear about the latest ICO programs and services through our e-newsletter, Staccato Notes. Editorials and special-interest articles keep you on the pulse of what’s happening across the statewide orchestral community. Staccato Notes also includes specific "management tips" applicable to orchestras of all sizes and types.
Personnel changes? Commissions? Tours? We welcome members to submit these and other items of interest for inclusion in Staccato Notes.
Practical, Member-Centric Programs
The Illinois Council of Orchestras’ goal is to help our members achieve both artistic and operational excellence. Each of our programs is designed, implemented, and evaluated by our board with the following objectives in mind:
- Alignment with our mission
- Overall quality
- Usefulness and real-world applicability
- Accessibility to orchestras both large and small, in several geographic areas, and with varying budget sizes
Awards Application: Online Submission
Gather all your award material in digital format! We streamlined and simplified the awards process by implementing an online application! Only current ICO members can qualify for and ICO award. Not sure if you are a current member? Make sure your organization is listed in the DIRECTORY