Community Band Links
Community Band & Orchestras links
- Ron Boerger has compiled an exhaustive list of community bands and orchestras.
National Band Association - An organization
committed to "Promote the musical excellence of bands"
Just for Fun
Learn about music, instruments and composers at this music education site for
children. With music games and links.
Orchestras / Groups
Cincinnati Symphony & Pops Orchestra
Canadian Brass CD's,
schedule, history, and good links.
Cincinnati after hours
Richie and the Students a
local show band performing Motown, Doo Wop, and R&B classics in some of the
areas night clubs. One of the "Students" is our own Al
You can also hear the Big Band sound of Lees Junction at Jim
& Jacks. Mike Kliemeyer plays saxophone in the Mount Band and Lees
Instrument Online Auctions
HornTrader - Online classified ads for
The Woodwind and Brasswind - A great mail-order /
online catalog store selling instruments and accessories.
Music Treasures -
Good catalog for music gifts such as my infamous trumpet pencils (Link
contributed by Christine Jette who gives trumpet pencils to the section at
Christmas). Mugs, jewelry, T-shirts. All things with a musical motif, any
instrument including guitar and piano.
- Huge selection of sheet music and songbooks at discount prices. All
instruments and music styles with worldwide delivery. Search by song title,
composer, type of music, name of group or specific instrument. Easy to use, fast
delivery. Order online or off. Secure site.
TubeNet - http://www.chisham.com/
TubaWorld - http://www.custommusiccorp.com/tubas/index.html
Yahoo Groups: Female tuba players - http://groups.yahoo.com/group/femaletubaplayers/
Premier Drums: www.premier-percussion.com
Ludwig Drums: www.ludwig-drums.com
Pearl Drums: www.pearldrum.com
Vic Firth: www.vicfirth.com
The Percussive Arts Society: www.pas.org
International Trumpet Guild (ITG)
ITG Calendar of
Raw Brass - A very comprehensive list
of trumpet related links
Jim Donaldson's Trumpet Page - The
Schilke Loyalist - Jim has spent a lot of time accumulating information pertaining to
trumpet playing. He has good information about how to shop for a trumpet, how to
practice, what to do if you wear braces and play trumpet, what kind of things make good
gifts for trumpet players ... and by the way he REALLY loves Schilke trumpets.
rec.music.makers.trumpet - a great newsgroup
community for sharing tips and techniques about trumpets.