Music Links

There are a ton of great webpages for musicians!  Here are some that might interest you.  If you find a website that you think should be on here, or if you discover a broken link on this page, please email Mr. Dillow: josh.dillow@bethel.k12.or.us

Local Music Stores:
Beacock Music
Eugene Music
Blue Ridge Music
The Buy and Sell Center Buy and sell a large variety of instruments, including band instruments, guitars, and folk instruments
Guitar Center National chain that carries guitars, basses, amplifiers, keyboards, drums, percussion, studio gear and more
McKenzie River Music Local store that specializes in guitars and amps

Online Music Stores:
Woodwind & Brasswind
Cascio Interstate Music

Sheet Music:
J.W. Pepper Sheet Music
Pender’s Music Co.
8notes.com – free sheet music!
Sheet Music Plus
Music Notes
Online Sheet Music

Writing Music:
Finale Notepad – free music notation software
Free Staff Paper

General Sites:
Counting Music by David Tulga.  Type in a rhythm that is bugging you and you will see the counting (in numbers or du-de style).  Then you can press play and have the rhythm spoken for you (in a rather zombie-ish voice!).
Metronome Online – Turn on this metronome while practicing!  The site also includes instruction in effective use of a metronome.
MusicTheory.net – This site helps you learn almost everything there is to know about reading music!
EarMaster Interval Chart Find songs using various intervals
Free Jazz Lessons Jazz at your fingertips!

Instrument Pages:
Flute
The National Flute Association
Larry Krantz Flute Pages
Mark Shepard’s Flute Page
Oboe
International Double Reed Society
Bassoon

Bassoon.org
International Double Reed Society
Clarinets

International Clarinet Association
Clarinet Page
Clarinet-Now
Saxophone
The North American Saxophone Alliance
Sax on the Web
Saxophone.org
Online Saxophone Lessons by Ryan Fraser
Trumpet
International Trumpet Guild
Trumpet Topics by Bryan Goff
Bugle Calls
French Horn
International Horn Society
French Horn Resource Page
Trombone
International Trombone Association
Online Trombone Journal
Trombone Page of the World
Tuba/Euphonium
International Tuba Euphonium Association
Percussion/Drums
Percussive Arts Society
Vic Firth
Drummer Cafe
Drum Bum
Drum Lessons

Great Musicians
Want to discover some great musicians? Here is a list of people definitely worth listening to. There are a whole ton of other great musicians, so use this list as a starting place.

Flute:
Julius Baker
Ian Clarke
Joe Corral
James Galway
Goran Marcusson
Greg Patillo
Marina Piccinini
Amy Porter
Jean-Pierre Rampal
Thomas Robertello
Alexa Still
Mimi Stillman
Carol Wincenc

Oboe:
John de Lancie
Elaine Douvas
Heinz Holliger
Alex Klein
John Mack
Pierre Pierlot
Robert Sprenkle
Ray Still
Marcel Tabuteau
Richard Woodhams

Bassoon:
Arthur Grossman
Dag Jansen
Joseph Polisi
Klaus Thuneman
Milan Turkovic
David Van Hosesen
Christopher Weait

Clarinet:
Jonathan Cohler
Larry Combs
Stanley Drucker
Thea King
Mitchell Lurie
Sabine Meyer
Richard Stoltzman

Saxophone:
Daniel Duffayet
Fred Hemke
Guy Lacour
Marcel Mule
Eugene Rousseau
John Sampen
Donald Sinta

Trumpet:
Maurice Andre
Miles Davis
Maynard Ferguson
Hakan Hardenburger
Adolph “Bud” Herseth
Chuck Mangione
Wynton Marsalis
Rafael Mendez
Arturo Sandoval
Doc Severinsen
Andrea Tofanelli
Allen Vizzutti
French Horn:
Hermann Baumann
Dennis Brain
Dale Clevenger
Philip Farkas
Barry Tuckwell

Trombone:
Joseph Alessi
Ronald Borror
JJ Johnson
Christian Lindberg
Ralph Sauer
Henry Charles Smith
Jack Teagarden
Alain Trudel
Kai Winding

Baritone/Euphonium:
Brian Bowman
Leonard Falcone
Mark Fisher
Steven Mead

Tuba:
Oystein Baadsvik
Roger Bobo
John Fletcher
Dan Perantoni
Harvey Phillips
Sam Pilfian
Patrick Sherida
Doug Tornquist

Percussion:
Keiko Abe
Alan Abel
Alex Acuna
Michael Burritt
Gary Burton
Rob Carson
Anthony Cirone
Bobby Christian
Steve Gadd
Evelyn Glennie
Lou Harrison
Jonathan Hass
Rebecca Kite
Marilyn Mazur
Katarzyna Mycka
Al Payson
Steven Schick
Bonnie Whiting Smith
Leigh Howard Stevens
Gordon Stout
Liam Teague
Dave Weckl
Nancy Zeltsman