Links

1_130308010343_lrgVista Murrieta High School Band
(Golden Alliance)


Riverside County

Inland Valley Symphony
Inland Valley Youth Symphony
Golden Valley Music Society

(California Chamber Orchestra and Golden Valley Ensembles)
“Classics at the Merc” Concert Series
Riverside County Philharmonic
Valley Winds Community Band
Fallbrook Music Society
Riverside City College Wind Ensemble
Riverside City College Marching Band
UC Riverside Performing Arts

San Bernardino County

Redlands Symphony Orchestra
San Bernardino Symphony

San Diego County

Broadway San Diego
California Center for the Arts, Escondido
Orchestra Nova, San Diego
Palomar College Performing Arts
San Diego Civic Youth Orchestra
San Diego Symphony
San Diego Youth Symphony

Los Angeles County

The Hollywood Bowl
The J. Paul Getty Center
Los Angeles Opera
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Los Angeles Master Chorale
UCLA Center for Performing Arts
USC – Arts & Culture

Orange County

Segerstrom Center for the Arts (formerly OCPAC)
UC Irvine Performing Arts

Music

Free Manuscript Paper
8notes
TSMP – Tips for each instrument
Online Metronome
Music Staff Paper 

Touring Groups

“The Presidents Own” U.S. Marine Corps Band
U.S. Marine Drum and Bugle Corps
United States Air Force Band
United States Army Band “Pershing””s Own”
United States Army Field Band
United States Coast Guard Band
United States Navy Band
Blast!
The Canadian Brass
The Dallas Brass
Stomp

Touring Groups:

Drum & Bugle Corps

Drum Corps International
City Sound (Long Beach)
Gold (Hawthorne)
Impulse (Buena Park)
Mystikal (Long Beach)
Pacific Crest (Diamond Bar)

SoCal Dream (Cerritos)
Velvet Knights (Pasadena)

Music Camps

(*NOT an endorsement; just a listing of local camps*)
Arrowbear Music Camp
Idyllwild Summer Arts Program
Wildwood Music Institute (Angelus Oaks)

Radio & Television

Classic Arts Showcase
KUSC Classical Radio
National Public Radio
PBS
Jazz at Lincoln Center

Associations

MBOA – Marching Band Open Series
WBA – Western Band Association
SCSBOA -Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association
BOA – Bands of America

SCPA -Southern California Percussion Alliance

DCI Drum Corps International

 


INSTRUMENT MANUFACTURERS


 

Brass

Bach (trumpets/trombones)
Besson
Blessing
Conn
Dynasty (marching brass)
Holton (French horns)
Getzen
Jupiter
Kanstul
King
Meinl-Weston (euphoniums/tubas)
Miraphone
Monette (trumpets)
Weril
Willson (french horns/low brass)
Yamaha

Percussion

CB Percussion
Gibraltar Hardware
Gretsch
Jupiter (Mapex, Majestic, Ross)
Latin Percussion
Ludwig
Pearl
Premier
Remo
Tama
Toca
Yamaha
Paiste Cymbals
Sabian Cymbals
Zildjian Cymbals
Pro-Mark Sticks
Vic Firth Sticks

Woodwinds

sing (woodwinds)
Jupiter (woodwinds)
Selmer (woodwinds)
Yamaha (woodwinds)
Armstrong (flutes)
Emerson (flutes)
Gemeinhardt (flutes)
Haynes (flutes)
Pearl (flutes)
Powell (flutes)
Trevor James (flutes/clarinets/saxes)
Hall (crystal flutes)
Fox & Renard (oboes/bassoons)
Loree (oboes)
Rigoutat (oboes)
Buffet (clarinets/oboes/bassoons/saxes)
Leblanc (clarinets)
Heckel (bassoons)
Schreiber (clarinets/oboes)
Conn (saxes)
Keilwerth (saxes)
L.A. Sax (saxes)

Accessories

DEG
Humes & Berg (cases/brass mutes)

GENERAL LINKS

Music Dictionary

(Includes pronunciation, definitions, and examples.)

Brass Fingering Charts
Woodwind Fingering Charts
Percussion Resources
Music Theory Lessons

 (Music note reading, meters, key signatures, building chords, and more.)

Note Trainer

(Test your skills in treble, bass, or tenor clefs!)

Key Signature Training

(Test your skills on key signatures in Major or minor keys.)

Perfect Pitch Test (Find out if you have Perfect Pitch)

12 Tone Row Matrix Generator  or 12 Tone Row Matrix Generator