Resources

Resources to assist students, parents, and future students of the SDA Music Program.

Conn-Selmer

Visit the Conn-Selmer website for helpful information about selecting a band instrument, as well as information about the benefits of music education, maintenance tips, and other fun stuff.

Here is a short article about encouraging your student’s success in the Music Program.

Four Year Plan

If you’re trying to figure out the ideal school schedule in order to squeeze band in all eight terms, review our  Suggested Four Year Plan for Band Students.

Honor Bands and youth Orchestras

The Honor Band and Youth Orchestra page provides information about the various Honor Band and Youth Orchestra opportunities available to SDA band members.

SDA Music Spirit Store

SDA MUSIC has teamed up with EmbroidMe Encinitas to meet your Music apparel and accessories needs easily, right from your computer. Each item is custom made, turnaround time is 7-10 days. You will be picking up your order from the EmbroidMe Store (Encinitas) as soon as they call you that your order is ready. Order your Swag Now!

SMARTMUSIC

SmartMusic is an online music tool for students (practicing) and teachers (creating assignments and assessing progress).  Students improve faster with instant feedback about which notes are right or wrong and by listening to recordings of their performance. Teachers can create customized assignments, track student progress and build portfolios of student work.  We use this software often for student assessment in the classroom. This is a subscription service and the cost is approximately $36.00 per year.  Sign up now and get the most out of your practice sessions!

Summer Programs

This listing of Summer Programs and Workshops are wonderful opportunities to meet new friends, improve skills, and study under industry professionals.