Helpful Links
  • Online Metronome

    Need a metronome?  Here's an online one for you to help you keep that steady beat when you practice ;-)

  • State Bands Website

    This site gives all information on district and state band events for NC.  All of Wayne County, including CBA, is part of the Eastern District.

  • All District Solo Recordings

    Listen to recordings of the all district solos courtesy of Western Carolina University.  Just look for your grade level and instrument... click... and follow along!

  • Percussive Arts Society

    A great resource for percussionists!

  • Vic Firth

    A great resource for percussionists!

  • Bands of America

    Check out the top high school band programs in the country!

  • Drum Corps International

    "Marching Band's Major League"
    Check out where current marching band trends are born and developed!
  • Winterguard International

    Check out where current color guard trends are born and developed!

  • My Music Program

    This is a site that is helpful in establishing a network with various college music programs and music students throughout the country.  If you are interested in playing in college, set up a free profile and get connected with schools!  Once connected, you'll be able to access information such as scholarship opportunities, deadlines, and other specifics about your school(s) of choice.

  • Search for a private teacher!

    This site has postings from private teachers across the state.  It would be a good place to look if you are at the point where you are ready for more intense one on one attention with your instrument.  

  • Search for a private teacher on Betterfly!

    This site provides information for private teachers of all sorts of topics.... if you are at the point where you want/need more focused attention on your instrument, this is a good place to look for nearby teachers!  I've found that the quickest way to search is by typing the name of your instrument followed by NC.