The websites, articles, and tips below are designed to help you become a better musician.

LMEA District 9 Website (This will give you information for all State, Parish, and District Level Honor groups that you can participate in)

Note Reading Help (This will help beginner to advanced level students recognize notes)

Music Theory Lessons  (A free website that will guide your through the fundamentals of music theory)

Music Theory Videos by Wakeland Band (Wakeland Band High School has youtube videos designed to explain music theory)

TonalEnergy Tuner App (Great resource for smartphones.  This is the description of the app from Tonal Energy: “Tuning, volume, articulation, release, duration, and steadiness are the key elements of developing a beautiful tone quality. TonalEnergy Tuner is the first multi-purpose application that allows users of all ages to understand and improve every aspect of their sound.”

Vic Firth Percussion Rudiments (Great resource for all percussionist to learn their rudiments).

Percussion Lessons with Mark Wessel (Videos showing proper technique with Mark Wessel)

ProTips Army Field Band  (Musicians from The United States Army Field Band share some quick musical tips.)

Army Field Band Video Resources (Everything you need from beginning playing tips to Jazz Band Resources)