Alfred Music is the world’s largest educational music publisher. Alfred Music produces educational, reference, pop, and performance materials for teachers, students, professionals, and hobbyists spanning every musical instrument, style, and difficulty level. Alfred Music’s home office is located in Los Angeles, with domestic offices in Miami and New York as well as offices around the world including Germany, Singapore, and the United Kingdom.
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Bob Rogers Travelwww.bobrogerstravel.com
In the fall of 1981, Bob Rogers set out to fill a need. The resources weren’t plentiful, but the vision was grand: to create a group travel company that understood the unique needs of student groups and made it easy for educators to take their students on amazing trips. In the forty years since, we’ve:
- Explored more than 115 destinations in the United States
- Traveled to over 40 countries across the world
- Partnered with more than 2,000 schools
- Introduced 600,000 students to performance travel
- Walked over 2,500 parade routes with our clients
- Developed over 14,000 unique itineraries
Box 5 Eventswww.box5events.com
Box 5 Events mission is to create a profound and educational experience which focuses on recognizing the highest level of achievement for your groups. Meeting your service level standards is our priority.
We are proud to partner with the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and the Military Bowl to create mass band performances and music festivals which will give your students an experience of a lifetime. Box 5 Events customizes all performances trips to ensure they meet your educational goals.
Are you looking to simplify collecting band fees? With Cheddar Up, we make it super easy for you to collect for band fees, uniforms, raffle tickets, banquets, band director gifts, travel costs, pregame dinners, or spirit wear—Cheddar Up is flexible enough to collect for anything and can be used at no cost to your band.
Claude T. Smith Publicationsclaudetsmith.com
CLAUDE T. SMITH PUBLICATIONS, INC. was founded on July 1, 1993 by Maureen Smith, Pam Smith Kelly and Jim Kelly. It was founded to preserve the legacy of Claude T. Smith, creating new recordings, publishing the band music of Claude T. Smith, with flexible ensemble arrangements by Dr. Joseph Earp and music of Robert Langenfeld. 45 new products have been released in the 2021 catalogue.
Currently, Claude T. Smith Publications, Inc. has published over 180 publications including band works, flexible ensemble, string orchestra, full orchestra, small ensemble, and solo works . Ten symphonic band cds are available. The Claude T. Smith biography has been written and released in January of 2017 (Claude T. Smith: Harmony from Within).
As of 2016, Claude T. Smith Publications, Inc. distributes their works through C. L. Barnhouse Publishing.
Four ensemble series are also available through CTS Publications: The Matthew Wood Trombone Collection, The Phil and Barbara Wood Bassoon Ensemble Collection, the Russ Coleman Clarinet Quintet Collection and the Matt Betton Clarinet Quintet Series.
The choral works of Claude T. Smith are currently held as intellectual property of Claude T. Smith Publications, Inc. and will be released in 2021.
Wingert Jones/JW Pepper and Hal Leonard publish and distribute the remainder of the catalogue of the music of Claude T. Smith.
DeMoulin Brothers Uniformswww.demoulin.com
DeMoulin Bros. and Co. is the oldest and largest manufacturer of music performance group apparel in the world. We manufacture an endless range of uniforms for Marching Bands, Concert Bands, Color Guard, Choir and many other music related performance groups.
For many, a visit to the Getzen factory has been both entertaining and educational.
Founded in 1876, J.W. Pepper & Son® has grown from a small print shop in Philadelphia to the leading retailer of sheet music in the world.
Music for Allwww.musicforall.org
Music for All’s mission is to create, provide and expand positively life-changing experiences through music for all.
Music for All is one of the largest and most influential national music education organizations in support of active music making. Music for All is unique in that it combines programming at a national level with arts education advocacy. Bands of America (BOA) and Orchestra America are programs of Music for All, first founded in 1975, with a heritage in providing spectacular educational experiences and performance events for instrumental music programs and students.
From humble beginnings with a single summer workshop for teachers, Music for All events are today recognized as the pinnacle of educational programming for high school and middle school instrumental music programs nationwide. Music for All reaches a vast number of people; each year, more than 300,000 people attend our events, more than 85,000 teens participate, and 100,000 people subscribe to online services.
Music for All is committed to expanding the role of music and the arts in education, to heightening the public’s appreciation of the value of music and arts education, and to creating a positive environment for the arts through societal change. Working with leading national authorities and other non-profit organizations, Music for All invests resources and personnel in projects that expand access to public school music and arts programs through advocacy and public awareness efforts to support music and arts education.
Music for All is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational organization.
Music Travel Consultantswww.musictravel.com
Since 1987, Music Travel Consultants, led by accomplished band directors, has become the first choice for student performing group travel by hearing customers, providing industry-leading online services and having professional Tour Directors conduct most trips. Focused on creating custom trips that provide relevant, memorable and rewarding student travel experiences, Indianapolis-based Music Travel successfully partners with customers to do just that, in destinations within the United States and worldwide. Over 165 years of combined travel expertise earned in over 68 countries enables Music Travel Consultants to anticipate group needs and deliver group wishes, without surprises or hidden costs.
My Music Folderswww.mymusicfolders.com
Simply the BEST music folders on the market. IN STOCK and Ready to SHIP – Designed and manufactured by musicians for musicians, since 2001.
The National Association of Music Merchants, commonly called NAMM in reference to the organization’s popular NAMM trade shows, is the not-for-profit association that promotes the pleasures and benefits of making music and strengthens the $17 billion global music products industry. Our association — and our trade shows — serve as a hub for people wanting to seek out the newest innovations in musical products, recording technology, sound and lighting. NAMM’s activities and programs are designed to promote music making to people of all ages.
Neil A. Kjos Music Co.www.kjos.com
Making Excellence a Tradition for over 75 Years.
Perform America is here to take the stress and time of planning a domestic performance trip off your plate. From prestigious National Parades to Disney’s Magic Music Days to college bowl game half time shows to Festival Competitions throughout the U.S., whatever you want to do and where ever you want to go, our staff will be your ultimate resource and an active partner in helping plan a fantastic performance-based tour for you and your band.
Smith-Walbridge Band Productswww.swbandproducts.com
The life of a school music educator can be busy. At Smith Walbridge Band Products, we are here to help. From flags to rifles, shoes to gloves, portable sound systems, and everything in-between, we aim to make the search for quality products easy and affordable. Let us do the work to supply your band, guard, or choir with the products they need to perform their best.
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Here at Snap! Raise, we have one job – keep good leaders leading.
We’re creating a new system that helps teams get the resources they need to build the next generation of leaders. There are a hundred ways you can join us in creating a better tomorrow: donate to a program. Buy a T-shirt. Become part of our team. Whatever it is, it will be the most important, meaningful thing you can do, because you’ll be making a difference in the life of a kid. Kids need coaches. Kids need to play. And every kid needs a champion.
The magazine school band and orchestra directors have counted on for 69 years. We strive to provide the most inspirational and practical information for music teachers and the highest-quality awards to honor outstanding achievement by student musicians.
The Midwest Clinicwww.midwestclinic.org
Annually held in Chicago since its inception in 1946, The Midwest Clinic is the world’s largest instrumental music education conference. Attended by an international audience of more than 18,000 music educators, students, and professionals – representing all 50 states and over 30 countries – the conference began over 70 years ago as a way to introduce directors to new repertoire for their ensembles. Today’s Midwest includes over 120 clinic sessions, 50 performances, and an 80,000 square foot exhibit space showcasing 400 exhibiting companies.
The Midwest Clinic exists for educational purposes exclusively; to raise the standards of music education; to develop new teaching techniques; to disseminate to school music teachers, directors and supervisors and others interested in music education, information to assist in their professional work; to examine, analyze and appraise literature dealing with music; to hold clinics, lectures and demonstrations for the betterment of music education; and in general to assist teachers and others interested in music education in better pursuing their profession.
Wenger Corporation provides innovative, high-quality products and solutions for music education and performance. Products include; SoundLok sound-isolating music practice rooms, acoustical shells and room treatment, acoustical doors, portable staging, music posture chairs, music stands and a full line of storage product for music instruments, garments and sheet music. Wenger is proud to introduce the VAE® Rehearsal system, an innovative acoustic technology that will change the way music is taught. Change the acoustics of your space with just a push of a button!
Founded in 1964, Wingert-Jones started as a labor of love between two instrument salesmen with a passion for grand, high-end band music. Merrill Jones started small, attending the 1964 Mid-West National Band Clinic with just one piece: Emperata Overture by Claude T. Smith. From those humble beginnings, Wingert-Jones has grown into a nationally known publisher.