Being a Great Ensemble Player - Link to a great way to look at how to make your best contribution to the group
Playing in a small ensemble - How to set up your chamber ensemble
Transposition Chart - This chart will help you determine what concert pitch means for your instrument.
C Instruments - Flute, Oboe, Bells, Trombone, Euphonium Bass Clef, Tuba, Electric Bass
Bb Instruments - Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, tenor sax, trumpet, Baritone Treble clef
Eb Instruments - Alto Sax
F Instruments - French Horn
Keyed Instruments - Find out why many instruments are in different keys and what is meant by the term 'Concert key'.
Major Scales - Learn about Whole Steps, Half Steps and major scales and how to figure out the scales for yourself.
Online Tools - A sample of some useful music websites and apps
Intervals - Learn what the interval of a third, a sixth, a seventh, etc. means and get some ideas how to hear these intervals.
Musical Markings - What does Allegro mean? How about dolce?
Time Signatures - What does 4/4, 6/8, 3/4 really mean?
Listening Links for Spring 2020
Tuxedo Junction arr. John Edmondson (click Sample Audio)