Jim's Music Link's
Instrument Organizations
International Clarinet Association
International Horn Society
International Sax Home Page
International Trombone Association
International Trumpet Guild
Percussive Arts Society
Music Education Organizations
Arts Education Parterships - The Arts Education Partnership (formerly the Goals 2000 Arts Education Partnership) is a national coalition of arts, education, business, philanthropic and government organizations that demonstrates and promotes the essential role of the arts in the learning and development of every child and in the improvement of America's schools.
ArtsVision - Artsvision® is North America's leader in arts and arts education planning, design, and program implementation.
Bay Lake Independent Music Teachers Association - Affiliated with the Wisconsin Music Teachers Association (WMTA) and the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) and allows you to take full advantage of the benefits of these associations.
International Association of Jazz Educators - With a mission to ensure the continued growth and development of jazz through education and outreach, the International Association for Jazz Education (IAJE) serves 8,000 members in 40 countries. A voluntary non-profit organization, IAJE initiates programs which nurture the understanding and appreciation of jazz and its heritage, provides leadership to educators regarding curriculum and performance, and assists teachers, students, and artists with information and resources.
Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation - The Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation supports music education and its many benefits through the donation and repair of musical instruments to underserved schools, community music programs and individual students nationwide.
Music Publishers Association - Founded in 1895, the Music Publishers’ Association is the oldest music trade organization in the United States, fostering communication among publishers, dealers, music educators, and all ultimate users of music. This non-profit association addresses itself to issues pertaining to every area of music publishing with an emphasis on the issues relevant to the publishers of print music for concert and educational purposes.
Music Teachers National Association - MTNA is committed to advancing the value of music study and music making to society and to supporting the professionalism of music teachers.
National Association of Music Merchants - NAMM's missions are to unify lead, and strengthen the global music products industry and support music education.
National Band Association - The National Band Association, founded on September 11, 1960, is the largest band organization in the world. It was organized for the purpose of promoting the musical and educational significance of bands and is dedicated to the attainment of a high level of excellence for bands and band music.
National Endowment for the Arts - The National Endowment for the Arts exists to foster, preserve, and promote excellence in the arts, to bring art to all Americans, and to provide leadership in arts education. Established by Congress in 1965 as an independent agency of the federal government, the Endowment is the nation's largest annual funder of the arts, bringing great art to all 50 states, including rural areas, inner cities, and military bases.
The National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts - National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts (NFAA) was founded in 1981 as a nonprofit arts organization. Its mission is to identify emerging artists and assist them at critical junctures in their educational and professional developments, and to raise appreciation for, and support of, the arts in American society.
National Piano Foundation - Pianonet is your comprehensive guide to everything about pianos - their history, their manufacturers, noted artists, important publications and more.
Northeast Wisconsing Piano Teachers Forum - A diverse group of independent piano teachers dedicated to providing quality music instruction, along with performance and competition opportunities.
Organization of American Kodály Educators - The mission of the Organization of American Kodály Educators is to enrich the quality of life of the people of the U.S.A. through music education by promoting the philosophy of Zoltán Kodály.
Oshkosh Area Music Teachers Association - An organization of independent music teachers who have banded together to help and learn from each other as they also grow in their professional careers of teaching music to people of all ages.
President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities - The President of the United States recognizes that the Nation's cultural life contributes to the vibrancy of society and the strength of democracy. The President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities helps to incorporate the arts and humanities into White House objectives. The Committee bridges federal agencies and the private sector. It recognizes cultural excellence, engages in research; initiates special projects; and stimulate private funding.
Recreational Music Making - Recreational Music Making encompasses enjoyable, accessible and fulfilling group music-based activities that unite people of all ages regardless of their challenges, backgrounds, ethnicity, ability or prior experience.
SupportMusic.com - Music and the arts… vital to every child’s education…SupportMusic can help you revive your community’s commitment! Make music a key part of your school and community. Build a case for music in school. Face the challenges with the resources offered here.
Wisconsin Music Teachers Association - Challenging our youth to achieve excellence through music.