Capital Wind Symphony– The Capital Wind Symphony was created as an ensemble for musicians in the Nation’s Capital committed to the finest wind band literature, performed at the highest level. Today, after 20 years, the Capital Wind Symphony continues to flourish as one of the Nation’s premier concert bands dedicated to celebrate and preserve the great American band tradition.

Music Theory – This web site has some great trainers for music theory, brass fingerings, and many other tools.

The Music Center at Strathmore – Located one-half mile outside the Capital Beltway in North Bethesda, Maryland, Strathmore provides affordable, accessible, multi-disciplinary arts programming in the Mansion at Strathmore, the Music Center at Strathmore, and on its scenic 11-acre site.

National Philharmonic – Learn more about one of our areas’ most respected orchestras. The National Philharmonic is in residence at the Music Center at Strathmore. Students age 7-17 attend the orchestra and chorale concerts free!

Young Artists of America, Inc. was founded to provide aspiring and talented young musical artists with exceptional opportunities to perform with and be mentored by professional artists and educators in fully orchestrated performances including large scale works of opera, musical theatre, oratorio and dance.

Music Association for Music Education – “Working for the education of all America Children.” Many useful resources, including college finder, and more.

Maryland Music Educators Association – Information regarding All-State groups, and other related Maryland music activities.

Montgomery County Public Schools – Search for school info and curriculum, including music, and much more.
Arts Alive – This is a a great website with an interactive guide through the orchestra.

The National Symphony Orchestra The National Symphony Orchestra regularly participates in events of national and international importance, including performances for state occasions, presidential inaugurations and official holiday celebrations.

The New York Philharmonic Kidzone! Explore the Philharmonic’s new interactive web site for kids (and their parents and teachers, too). Music! Games! History and fun!