Skill Development

  • Online Metronome
  • Printable Staff Paper
  • Music Theory
  • Music Theory Flashcards
  • String Instrument Skills, Resources and Free Music
  • Dallas Symphony Orchestra Kids
  • Free Music Composition Software
  • Free Music Composition Software
  • Band Instrument skills
  • Free Band Music and Parts (One Size Fits All Band)
  • Brass and Percussion lessons through the Croc Center arts.html#bandlink
  • Guitar, PIano or Voice lessons through the Croc Center arts.html#musiclessons

Music Advocacy

  • Support Music Coalition coalition
  • Music for All
  • Children's Music Workshop
  • National Association for Music Education
  • Indiana Music Education Association
  • National Association of Music Parents
  • The National Music Council of the United States


  • Dr. Cate's Flute Tips
  • National Flute Association


  • Oboes for Idgets
  • Double Reed Edge Clarinet
  • Resources and Tips
  • Woodwind Clarinet Resources


  • Sax on the Web


  • International Trumpet Guild
  • Trumpet Studio

Low Brass

  • International Trombone Association


  • Vic Firth
  • Percussion Arts Society

Additional Performance Opportunities

  • South Bend Youth Symphony
  • Michiana Concert Band
  • Elkhart Municipal Band

State Music Resources (solo and ensemble)

  • Indiana Music Educator's Association
  • ISSMA (Indiana State School Music Association)

Professional Organizations

  • South Bend Symphony
  • The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
  • The United States Army Field Band
  • "The President's Own" United States Marine Band
  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra
  • London Philharmonic
  • Los Angelis Philharmonic