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Welcome, Jeremy!

We would like to officially welcome our newest addition to the home office! Please say hello to Jeremy Young, Ensemble Services Manager. Along with an extensive history in customer service and travel, Jeremy happens to also be a talented musician active in his local community...

Happy Birthday, Sechrist Travel!

We can't believe it has been 6 years since our humble inception.  What whirlwind ride to help thousands of travelers experience the world first-hand.  We are humbled that you all allow us to have a job that is truly a joy.  We look forward to...

Emerald Isle SINGS! 2018

Sechrist Travel recently wrapped up an amazing journey to the Emerald Isle.  While there, singers performed under the direction of Dr. John Leavitt, performing in both Limerick and Dublin.  Dr. Leavitt composed and arranged pieces especially for this performance tour, much to the delight of...

Budget constraints…

We have the pleasure of working with course advisor, Dr. Beth Everett, and her study abroad program for LaGrange College this coming travel season.  They are touring the Czech Republic, Austria, and Italy at an amazingly low cost.  One might ask how they are able...

Dr. John Leavitt

Modern Measures   Music is an anchor for our lives… Reflections with Dr. John Leavitt Sechrist Travel is best known for custom Performance Tours that are unmatched in the industry, with quality, personal attention given to each client.  Doing the right thing for customers often garners unique...

NCCO7 Conference Memories

What an amazing 3 days in Baton Rouge, Louisiana!  Phenomenal musical productions, decadent food, and new friendships were the foundation for a successful NCCO Conference.  Bravi, NCCO board members! We heard unique pieces from Filipino composers, saw perfectly coordinated choir-wide percussion and "choir-ography", heard haunting harmonies...

A Christmas Spectacular

It's official! A Christmas Spectacular will be held in the historic Carnegie Hall in New York City on November 24, 2018. Participants of the festival will perform under the artistic direction of Dr. John Leavitt.  Dr. Leavitt promises an inspiring, heart warming production, with a...

Collaboration

col·lab·o·ra·tion kəˌlabəˈrāSH(ə)n/ noun 1. the action of working with someone to produce or create something What's missing in today's impressive global, technology-based interactive economy is that human touch. As we spoke with a choir director in Colorado, it was refreshing to collaborate to create a custom experience for his...

Emerald City SINGS!

*Update*   Sechrist Travel would like to invite you and your singers to The EMERALD CITY SINGS! Choral Festival scheduled for April 19-21, 2018. This festival is about making terrific music in extraordinary venues with exceptional musicians. This year, we are pleased to announce Dr. Richard Nance...