Links to music related places on the Web
Other Community Bands
Northshore Concert Band
The Northshore Concert Band is arguably the best community based
musical organizaton in the USA. What can we say, we read their
book...and followed it!
Cedar Falls Municipal band
Anyone who feels like our organization
is old at 40 years should follow this link. The Cedar Falls
Iowa band has been around for over 100 years. Their site is
very interesting. They OWN their own rehearsal hall and bandshell!
Tour their online museum. The Iowa band law truly was a good
Ringgold Band - Reading PA
Another band to make us feel like the new kids on the block.
This one has been around for a mere 150 years and has the distinction
of being the last band that J.P. Sousa ever conducted. Great
Wirral Symphonic Wind Band
This group drafted a player to conduct much the same way we
drafted Clyde Bales. This is an award winning community band
in the UK.
Castleford Young Musicians
A young peoples band in Castleford UK. This is a new website,but
the band has been in operation for 33 years.
of Concert Bands
The international voice of adult community bands.
The Concert Band Portal
A fairly comprehensive listing of community bands.
Gold Coast Wind Ensemble
A fine community band in Ventura County, California.
If we do say so ourselves, and we do, SJO is simply the best
big dance band in the southeast. A big band in the tradition
of Glenn Miller, the Dorsey Brothers, Les Brown and other swing
greats, SJO is based right here in Atlanta. Sentimental Journey
is THE swing orchestra for any event!
Band - Essex CT.
Bob Hughes is one of our Alumni from years ago
as well as other bands from Texas to California. He has started
a new swing band in Essex, Ct very similar to SJO. He is now
working with his fine new band "The Big Band". Be sure and visit
Revelers Orchestra - Raleigh NC.
Any question about what Henry Mason is up to in North Carolina will
be answered by a visit to this website. Henry has started a fine new dance orchestra and is
once more in the "swing" of things.
New Sousa Band
This is the website of the New Sousa Band conducted by Keith
Brion and endorsed by the Sousa family. This is a very interesting
site and definitely worth viewing in detail
United States Marine Band
United States Navy Band
United States Army Band
United States Air Force Band
States Coast Guard Band
Douglas Yeo is the principal Bass Trombonist of the Boston Symphony.
His page is full of many things of interest not only to trombonists,
but to instrumentalists of all persuasions. It is,of course
of particular interest to the low brass player. This award winning
page is one of the best musical resource pages on the internet.
Here you'll find articles about trombones and trombonists, reviews
of trombone recordings, reviews of new music, technical articles,
mutes, mouthpieces and much more.
A great trumpet player's resource page with sound files, tips,
instrument sources, player profiles, auditions and much much,
Tuba Euphonium Association
Officially founded in 1973 as the Tubists Universal Brotherhood Association, ITEA
is dedicated to promoting and advancing the tuba and euphonium
on Yahoo! Groups
The world's premiere
forum for discussion of low brass instruments. Share wisdom
with professional and amateur players from around the world!
More than anyone wants to know about flutes!
An entire clarinet case full of resources and used reeds!
A place for gaining some insight as to why saxophones sound
that way. Lots of resources on this page.
A web site detailing what is inside the drum!
A video sharing network that connects musicians with each other and to professors, conductors and others already established in the musical world.
Mr Takahashi is assistant professor of Music at the Osaka, Japan
college of Music. He conducts the student winds at the Osaka
Junior College of Music, The Kawanishi Municipal Band and the
Ashiya Municipal band. He has written several works, notably
transcriptions for modern wind band.
Mr Vosbein is Associate Professor of Music at Washington and
Lee University. He has composed and transcribed many works for
wind band. Mr Vosbein spent many years in Atlanta and is a friend
of music and musicians in the Atlanta area.
about musician injury
This is a fairly comprehensive bibliography of music-related
medical problems. If you have (or think you have) a medical
problem that is somehow connected to your playing or singing
activities, this is a great way to be prepared when you show
up at your doctor's office!