From Highland Oaks Band and Orchestra
- Click here for the Band Schedule (local concerts are listed here, too).
- Click here for the Orchestra Schedule (Some local listings, also).
- New York Times article about a YouTube collaboration between many classical musicians, to play a new piece together. Extremely interesting! Composer Tan Dun has written this piece for the YouTube Symphony Orchestra, which is a big Google project.
- SMARTMUSIC videos with the brilliant Wynton Marsalis talking about the software, smart practicing, and the importance of playing with other people.
- Here's a video of Mr. Dudamel, the Los Angeles Philharmonic's new conductor, with his Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra performing a couple of amazing pieces. This is for everybody to see: lots of closeups of brass, winds, percussion and of course, strings!
These links take you to fingering charts, tutorials, lesson videos, and performances: