Use this page to enhance your music education

What to do this summer:

Fingering Charts

Metronome - an online metronome you can use to practice with.

Tuner - online tuner (you will need a microphone)

Music Stores

Private Teachers

BERP - exercises for brass players.

J. W. Pepper Music Company - This is the website where you can go to browse and purchase sheet music.

Finale NotePad 2006 - Free downloadable music notation software.

Manuscript Paper

Listening Assignment Radio Stations:


K-JAZZ - for jazz students

How to:

Tune a string instrument

Play spiccato

Prepare for an audition

Clean a brass instrument

Tune percussion

Other Links


Music Racer - Try to beat Mr. Miller's scores!

Music Terminology


Essentials of Music

Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary


Classical Net

Jazz Online

Jazz Standards - Information on some of the greatest jazz compositions of all time, including a ranking of the top standards.

Music Education

Music Educators National Conference - Music Educators Professional Organization

American Orff-Schulwerk Association

Organization of American Kodaly Educators

Music Education Resource Guide

K-12 Resources for Music Educators

Music and Technology

CodaMusic - Software company that created Finale, a music composition software used by music teachers in IUSD.

Harmonic Vision - Software company that created Music Ace, an interactive music education software for young students used in IUSD.

The Association for Music Technology Instruction


Pepper National Music Network

Musical Instruments

The Percussive Arts Society

The Classical Guitar Home Page

The International Trumpet Guild

The Violin Site

The Viola Web-site


Arts Education Partnership - The Arts Education Partnership (AEP) is a national coalition of arts, education, business, philanthropic and government organizations that demonstrate and promote the essential role of the arts in the learning and development of every child and in the improvement of America's schools.

WhyMusicEd Newsletter - Bi-weekly news and information service for music education advocates

The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation - Nonprofit organization that provides instruments to needy children.