General

Visit SoundJunction for a fabulous collection of interactive tools for exploring and creating music. Sections include how music works, musicians, instruments and voices, composing and remixing, and more. SoundJunction was created by the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music in the UK.

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts offers arts-based educational programming free to teachers and students across the country through the Performing Arts Series. Programs feature artists and companies who perform at the Kennedy Center and explore the areas of music, dance, theater, and literature.

The National Association for Music Education site provides information and resources for music teachers, text of the National Standards for Music Education, and electronic communities for band, chorus, and orchestra teachers.

K-12 Resources for Music Teachers from Mankato schools provides a collection of links for band, orchestra, choral, and classroom music teachers.

This Music Assessment website from the University of Miami provides information and forms to help music teachers create rubrics and other assessment tools.

Young Composers publishes the work of composers under the age of 39 as midi (sound) files.