Students

Resources for Students

The Basic Band Book
My videos to help beginners get started on their instruments. 

Musicians to Listen To
If you don’t listen to professionals play your instrument how will you know what it’s capable of? Check out these pros while you practice.


Practice Tools

Apps I like
The list of iPad apps I use in class.

Counting Website
Enter in tricky rhythms to hear how they should be played.

The Brass Trainer
Having trouble remembering your fingerings? This is an online game to quiz yourself.

Speed Note Reading Game
Great for keyboard percussion, or any instrument that reads treble clef.

Percussion 101
covers the essential skills for all-around percussionists

Free Metronome Online
a free metronome website


Concert Band Music

  1. Summit 2:21
  2. A Childhood Hymn 3:12
  3. Portrait Of A Clown Frank Ticheli 2:12
  4. Ancient Voices 4:09
  5. 1-02 Celtic Air And Dance (Gr. 1) 3:23
  6. 1-06 Down A Country Lane 2:50
  7. 1-06 William Hines - Creed 4:28
  8. 1-09 Cumberland Cross 3:46
  9. Kentucky 1800 78 Band 4:18
  10. 1-13 Arabian Dances (Gr. 2.5) 3:12
  11. Rites of Tamburo 78 Band 4:16
  12. 2-01 Country Wildflowers - Daehn 3:00
  13. 2-01 Overture on a Shaker Tune 3:06
  14. 2-01 Portrait Of A Clown 2:16
  15. 2-03 The Red Balloon 2:58
  16. 2-06 Air (For Band) 3:36
  17. The Great Locomotive Chase Nissitissit Middle School 4:38
  18. 3-02 I Am 8:15
  19. 3-15 In The Forest Of The King - Le Furet 1:30
  20. 3-16 In The Forest Of The King - The Laurel Grove 4:39
  21. 3-17 In The Forest Of The King - King Dagobert 2:22
  22. 3-17 Train Heading West And Other Outdoor Scenes_ Solemn Ceremony - Timothy Broege 1:03
  23. 3-18 Train Heading West And Other Outdoor Scenes_ Rain On The Mountain - Timothy Broege 1:47
  24. 3-19 Train Heading West And Other Outdoor Scenes_ Train Heading West - Timothy Broege 1:50
  25. 4-04 Prarie Songs 4:32
  26. 05 Blues Machine 3:03
  27. 5-18 Torch Of Liberty (Gr. 3) 2:21
  28. Canterbury Coronation Nissitissit Middle School 0:32
  29. El Capitan 2:26
  30. Fanfare and Jubilee Nissitissit Middle School 3:02
  31. Harlem Nocturne Nissitissit Middle School 2:50
  32. Liberty March Nissitissit Middle School 0:32
  33. March of the Belgian Paratroopers Pierre Leemans/arr. James Swearingen 2:39
  34. Moscow, 1941 Nissitissit Middle School 4:22
  35. Omaha Beach Nissitissit Middle School 0:33
  36. Peace-Midwest 3:12
  37. Peace Frank Ticheli 3:07
  38. Shockwave Nissitissit Middle School 2:01
  39. Thriller [CB1.5] 2:16