Client list

Laura Adlers’ current clients include:

  • The Elora Singers and Elora Festival (Elora, ON) – Executive Director (2019 – present)
  • Latvian Literature Association (Riga, Latvia) – Literary Translator (Latvian-English) (2016 – present)

Past clients include:

Executive Management

  • Amadeus Choir of Greater Toronto (Toronto, ON) – General Manager, Workshop Producer
  • Business for the Arts (Toronto, ON) – National Program and Community Relations Director, artsVest™ program
  • Ēriks Ešenvalds, composer (Riga, Latvia) – Publicist, Fundraiser, Concert and Tour Producer
  • group of twenty-seven (g27) chamber orchestra (Toronto, ON) – Management Consultant
  • Ints Teterovskis, Artistic Director, Latvian Youth Choir BALSIS (Riga, Latvia)
    Manager, International Engagements (Austria, Canada, Germany, Italy)
  • Latvian Festival of Song and Dance in Canada (Hamilton and Toronto, ON) – Fundraising Director and Concert Producer, member of Steering Committee (2009, 2014, 2019)
  • Latvian Youth Choir BALSIS (Riga, Latvia) – Manager, Special Projects and International Tours (Canada, Finland, France, Germany (2), Spain, Sweden, United States, Italy)
  • Orpheus Choir of Toronto (Toronto, ON) – Collaborative Partner and Producer, Nordic Light Festival and Workshop Tour with Ēriks Ešenvalds
  • Pax Christi Chorale (Toronto, ON) – General Manager
  • Peter-Anthony Togni, composer (Halifax, NS) – Project Manager, “Missa Liberationis” Commission, Publicist for Ints Teterovskis and Latvian Youth Choir BALSIS
  • State Choir LATVIJA (Riga, Latvia)  – Fundraiser, Concert and Tour Producer (Toronto, Ottawa, Elora, ON)
  • St. John’s Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Church (Toronto, ON) – Concert and Workshop Producer
  • Toronto Latvian Concert Association (Toronto, ON) – Artistic Administrator, Marketing Manager

Fundraising and Grantwriting

  • Caledon Chamber Concerts (Caledon East, ON) – Fundraising Consultant
  • Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra (Toronto, ON) – Fundraising Consultant
  • Choirs Ontario (Toronto, ON) – Fundraising Consultant
  • Mississauga Children’s Choir (Mississauga, ON) – Fundraising Consultant
  • Music Niagara (Niagara on-the-Lake, ON) – Director of Development
  • Soundstreams Canada (Toronto, ON) – Development Manager
  • The Hammer Band – From Violence to Violins (Toronto, ON) – Fundraising Consultant
  • Victoria Scholars Men’s Choral Ensemble (Toronto, ON) – Fundraising Consultant

Guest Lecturer and/or Panelist

  • Americans for the Arts Conference 2012 (San Antonio, TX) – Panelist, “Private Sector Funding in the New Normal” (Business for the Arts)
  • Humber College Arts Management Program (Toronto, ON) – Guest Lecturer, “Cultivating Powerful Corporate Partnerships”
  • National Youth Choir of Canada 2022 (Online) – Guest Lecturer, “The Business of the Arts”
  • Saskatchewan Arts Alliance Conference (Saskatoon, SK) – Panelist, “Private Sector Funding Success Stories” (Business for the Arts)
  • The Singing Network – Symposium of Singing and Song (St. John’s, NL) – Guest Lecturer – “Marketing Choirs for the International Market”; Panelist – “Examining Back Stories of Choral Compositions”
  • University of Guelph, Department of Music (Guelph, ON) –  Guest Lecturer – “Marketing for Performing Artists”; Collaborative Partner – Experiential Marketing Course (for The Elora Singers and Festival)

Marketing and Publicity

  • Choirs of the Church of Saint Mary Magdalene (Toronto, ON) – Publicist
  • Estonian National Opera Boys’ Choir (Tallinn, Estonia) – Publicist
  • Stephanie Martin, conductor and composer (Toronto, ON) – Publicist
  • Via Salzburg Chamber Ensemble (Toronto, ON) – Publicist
  • Victoria Scholars Men’s Choral Ensemble (Toronto, ON) – Publicist

Public Sector Consultant

  • Government of Canada – Canadian Heritage, Arts Policy Branch (Gatineau, QC) – Experimentation Consultant
  • Government of Canada – Canadian Heritage, Arts Policy Branch (Gatineau, QC)
    Program Consultant
  • Government of Canada – Canadian Heritage, Intl Partnerships (Gatineau, QC)
    Business Development Consultant, Frankfurt Book Fair 2020
  • Government of Canada – Global Affairs Canada (Ottawa, ON)
    Cultural Diplomacy / Mission Support Consultant

Writing, Editing and Translation

  • HEC Montréal (Montréal, QC) – The MMIAM (Master of Mgmt in Intl Arts Mgmt) Journey Blog – Writer and Editor
  • Latvian Youth Choir BALSIS (Riga, Latvia) – Marketing Content Writer and Translator