The New England Brass Band

New England’s oldest British-style brass band. This prize-winning group has recording many CDs, including the latest, “The Music of New England.”

The Lexington Symphony

One of New England’s top regional orchestras.

The Brookline Symphony

A wonderful local New England orchestra

The Bulletproof Musician

Kagayama’s blog is helpful reading for anybody preparing for auditions at any level. In addition, Kageyama offers a class on audition technique.


Mr. Bilger’s ArtistWorks Course contains countless videos for beginners through professionals on a range of topics, including fundamentals, technique, sound, etudes, orchestral excerpts, and solo repertoire.

International Trumpet Guild

One of the world’s leading resources for students and professionals on the trumpet. The industry’s primary outlet for community, research, and conferences. Additionally, the Trumpet Guild hosts a variety of annual competitions for trumpeters of all ages.

Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp

One of the top music camps for aspiring young musicians in the country, this camp serves about 1300 campers every summer, from the ages of 12-18. In addition to orchestras and bands at every level, Blue Lake also operates a number of internationally touring ensembles.