How to Listen to Classical Music: Symphony 101 

Giancarlo Guerrero, music director and conductor of the Nashville Symphony, leads an engaging and invigorating discussion about the elements and structure of the music of the symphony orchestra.

(The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Vanderbilt)



Classical Music in the Movies

How Playing Music Benefits Your Brain

    More Than Any Other Activity

This Is Your Brain On Bach - Vanderbilt Magazine
The Value Of Music - Karl Paulnack, Boston Conservatory
A Mind For Music - Science News
5 Ways To Introduce Children To Classical Music
The Art of Admissions Auditions
TOP SPOT:  For music students, preparing for competitions
and auditions has to be about more than winning

Children's Music Workshop
Majoring In Music

Helping Your Child Choose The Right Instrument

Youth Orchestras / Jobs in the US and beyond

Physicists Prove Classical Music Inhabits Separate Realm,  Inaccessible To   Humans

Study Reveals Practising a Musical Instrument Helps Children Focus and      Plan Ahead

How Musical Training Affects Cognitive Development

Ten Reasons To Let Your Kid Major In Music

Life Style Magazine:  Treasure Coast Youth Symphony Presents Music Theory Workshop

The Learning Curve by a TCYS alum

Willi Miller's ArtsBlast!

Dallas Symphony Orchestra's site for Kids

Music Instructors
James W. Estes - Trumpet
Sara Stout - Flute
Stix Nickson - Percussion

Stuart School of Music
Bach's Children Music School
Susan Knapp Thomas - Harp

Lindsey Reymore - Oboe, English horn Reeds and

  Lessons/Skype Lessons: Oboe, English horn, Musicianship

Jamie Miscoski - Violin 

Music Camps and Festivals
Link to very large list of summer music programs

MartinArts /Arts Council of Martin County
Atlantic Classical Orchestra
Women Supporting the Arts

Artists For A Cause

Music and the Bassoon
The Ploger Method

JW Percussion

WQCS Radio

New York Philharmonic Digital Archives(Includes scores marked by  the

  conductors and parts with bowings, fingerings, etc. for strings)