Partial Listing and Indexing of Journal/Advance articles - GROUPED BY TOPIC

ACB News Instruments Performance Rights
Accounting Insurance Podcast
Announcing International Practicing
Awards Interviews Programming
Commissioning Intonation Recruiting
Composers Licensing Regular Features
Convention Literature Rehearsals
Copyright Medical Remembrance
Experiences Member History Seating
Festivals Midwest Clinic Small Ensembles
Fundraising Miscellaneous Starting a New Group
Grants Music Education Sudler Silver Scroll
Guests Music Theory Technology
Historical Music New Horizons Tips
History News from Members Travel
History of ACB Outreach Tribute
Instrumentation Performance



ACB News:
  • ACB Advisory Board ; October 2011 pg 16
  • ACB Advisory Council Member Profile: Loras John Schissel , by Judy Shellenberger; October 2013 pg 31
  • ACB Advisory Council Member: Meet Larry Daehn ; February 2014 pg 29
  • ACB Archives Moving to Permanent Home , by Delbert Eisch; October 2006 pg 27
  • ACB Journal Indexing Project , by Sarah McElfresh; February 2014 pg 39
  • ACB Sponsors Rehearsal Lab at Midwest Clinic ; February 2012 pg 32
  • ACB receives Zenith Award for 2014 ACB Convention in Allentown , by Nancy Michalek; February 2015 pg 44
  • ACB's New Website ; October 2011 pg 24-25
  • About the Cover - Word Clouds and the Blanket Performance License through BMI and ASCAP , by Sarah McElfresh; October 2013 pg 25
  • John Philip Sousa Statue: Unveiling and Dedication Ceremony ; February 2006 pg 27
  • Leadership (speech transcript) , by Cdr Allen Beck; October 2003 pg 5,8
  • Midwest Clinic , by Nancy Michalek; February 2011 pg 43
  • Results of ACB Membership Survey , by Sarah McElfresh; June 2015 pg 35-37
  • Susan Slaughter clinic sponsored by ACB ; February 2014 pg 42
  • Tommy Guilbert Honored at Convention ; June 2015 pg 21
Accounting:
  • Contributions and Advertising…Keeping them all straight , by Stephen Johnson; June 2011 pg 22-23
Announcing:
  • Announcing for the Band , by Sidney Homan; October 1999 pg 8-9
  • Programs, Program Notes and Your Band's Image , by Raoul Camus; June 2009 pg 15
Awards:
  • 2008 Sudler Silver Scroll recipient (East Winds Symphonic Band) ; June 2009 pg 25
  • 2009 Mentor Ideal Award Recipient: Dr. Tim Lautzenheiser , by Judy Shellenberger; February 2010 pg 9
  • 2010 Mentor Ideal Award Recipient: Edwin J Melichar ; June 2010 pg 11
  • ACB Awards recipients ; June 2015 pg 18
  • ACB Awards: Bruce T. Ammann is the 23rd Recipient of the Herbert L. & Jean Schultz Mentor Ideal Award ; October 2013 pg 28
  • ACB Awards: Recognizing Individuals For Outstanding Musical Contributions ; February 2008 pg 30-31
  • ACB Life Member Nominated for Pulitzer Prize ; February 2003 pg 4
  • ACB Member ensemble honored with the 2012 American Prize (Los Alamos, New Mexico) , by Ted Vives; February 2013 pg 16
  • ACB Outstanding Conductor 2012: Dr. Christian Wilhjelm Honored ; June 2013 pg 32
  • ACB's 2010 Conductor of the Year: Pam Potter ; February 2011 pg 13
  • Association of Concert Band Member Recieves the 2005 John Philip Sousa "Sudler Silver Scroll Award" ; June 2006 pg 19
  • Award Programs Sponsored by the ACB ; October 2012 pg 40
  • Chesapeake Brass Band Claims First National Title (Hockessin, Delaware) , by Larry Cole; June 2013 pg 42
  • Col. Arnald D. Gabriel Receives Award , by David McCormick; June 2013 pg 43
  • David McCormick receives Medal of Honor , by David McCormick; June 2013 pg 43-44
  • Del Eisch received Leland A. Lillehaug President's Award ; June 2014 pg 23
  • Donald C. Cantwell is the 2012 Recipient of the Herbert L & Jean Schultz Mentor Ideal Award ; October 2012 pg 41
  • Dr. Patrick Hennessey Awarded the Fritz Thelen Prize ; June 2010 pg 23
  • Jack White is 24th Recipient of Herbert L. and Jean Schultz Mentor Ideal Award ; June 2014 pg 23
  • Presidents's Award: Donna Caneen in the Spotlight ; June 2013 pg 16
  • Robert Krueger: 2011 Recipient of the Herb & Jean Schultz Mentor Ideal Award , by Delbert Eisch; October 2011 pg 17
  • Sudler Scroll ; May 1994 pg 11
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Award: North America's most prestigious award for Community Concert Bands (including Recipients 1987 - 2006) , by Don Caneva; June 2007 pg 18-19
Commissioning:
  • ACB Board Endorses New Commissioning Consortium ; February 2007 pg 26
  • ACB March: The Genesis , by John Edmondson; February 2008 pg 14
  • Avshalomov commissioning consortium launched , by David Avshalomov; February 2013 pg 17
  • Journey Through Orion is a Hit ; June 2006 pg 1
Composers:
  • Arkansas Composers , by Harvey McIntyre; February 2015 pg 46-47
  • Before there was Sousa there was Creatore! , by Andy Isca; June 2014 pg 33
  • Confessions of an Abridger , by Dr. Donald W. Stauffer; October 2004 pg 12-13
  • Cover Story: Jim Christensen , by Deirdre Nalven; June 2014 pg 13-15
  • Featuring Local Composers and Arrangers , by Jerry Robbins; October 2010 pg 39-40
  • Point Of View: Interview with Johan de Meij , by Deirdre Nalven; October 2011 pg 12-13
  • Rochester Hills, MI (Bruce Kingery) ; February 2007 pg 5
  • SJAWE Expands Third Composition Contest (Linwood, New Jersey) , by Ron Poorman; October 2011 pg 20
  • The Life and Music of Howad Cable , by John Reid, edited by Barb Hunter; June 2014 pg 19-20,22
Convention: (Index of Convention Coverage)
  • ACB Convention Marches Played , by Del Eisch; October 2000 pg 13
  • California Gold Rush is Back - Symphonic Style , by Cinda Conefry and Greg Edmunds; October 2012 pg 23
  • Convention Performing Bands ; Yearly in Feb pg varies
  • Convention Photos ; Yearly in June and Oct pg varies
  • My Experience at ACB Convention 2011 , by Rob McCarthy; October 2011 pg 29
  • My First ACB Experience , by Michael Cullen; October 2011 pg 30
  • Reflections from Corning: "If only we had known then …." , by Donna and Jim Caneen; June 2008 pg 18
  • West Point Band to Open 2008 National Convention ; October 2007 pg 1
Copyright:
  • ACB Members should learn about copyright law , by Dr. Leland Lillehaug; June 1992 pg 1
  • ASCAP and BMI: What's the Deal? Frequently asked questions by ACB members , by Deirdre Nalven and Sarah McElfresh; June 2012 pg 18-19
  • BMI/ASCAP Revisited , by Gerald Guilbeaux; October 2005 pg 10-11
  • From Broadcast to Podcast: Music in the 21st Century , by Kenneth Lenoir; October 2008 pg 10-11
  • Playing by the Rules , by Jerry Brubaker; February 2015 pg 16-17
Experiences:
  • "Your Grandfather's Brother Played for Sousa" … Sousa Connection , by Ernie Kapphan; October 2013 pg 34-35
  • 75 Years After Death Here, Sousa Sells Out The Abe , by Jason Bruderick (first appeared in the Reading Eagle); June 2007 pg 28
  • ACB Bands Together to Help Tornado Victims ; June 2008 pg 14-15
  • An Homage to School Band Directors , by Bill Nemoyten; October 2005 pg 18-19
  • Bands, Bands Everywhere , by Andy Isca; October 2007 pg 14-15
  • Both Sides Now , by Trey Reely (used with permission 2011 The Instrumentalist); June 2014 pg 17
  • Breathtaking: Quincy Park Band; A Chance of a Lifetime: Performing at the World War II Memorial , by Shan Whiston (reprint with permission from the Quincy Herald Whig); October 2004 pg 4
  • Calling All Conductors , by Ronald Hakala; February 2014 pg 35-37
  • Chiggers, Mosquitoes, and Sousa , by Richard H. Cox, MD, PhD; October 2009 pg 30
  • Community Band Experience: An Old Dog's New Tricks , by Jim Waun; October 2011 pg 14
  • Community Band Experience: Conductors Notes , by Bill Sleeper; June 2011 pg 38
  • Community Band Experience: Fourth Of July Concert Perfect Celebration for Evacuees , by Mandy Marksteiner; October 2011 pg 15
  • Community Band Experience: Jerrold Jimmerson ; February 2012 pg 33-34
  • Community Band Experience: home at last , by Alfred Barten; June 2011 pg 37
  • D-Day 70th Anniversary: Col. Arnald D. Gabriel in Normandy for D-Day 70th Anniversary , by Luke Wiscombe; October 2014 pg 23
  • D-Day 70th Anniversary: Concert of a Lifetime , by Judith Shellenberger; October 2014 pg 23-25
  • D-Day 70th Anniversary: The D-Day 70 Memorial Wind Band Performs historic Concert , by Caroline McIntyre; October 2014 pg 22,25
  • Developing Communities Within Communities Within Communities , by Jim Waun; June 2014 pg 46
  • East Winds Symphonic Band (Pittsburgh, PA) , by Catherine Piccoli; June 2010 pg 23
  • Getting Better with Age , by Charlie Smith; June 2009 pg 11
  • Have You Hugged Your Community Band Lately? , by Vern Watts; June 2008 pg 34-35
  • Having Fun at Band Concerts , by P. Aarne Vesilind; June 2015 pg 17
  • IGEB Conference Report , by Dr. Robert Grechesky; October 2004 pg 14-15
  • Katrina Update: Hell Has No Music , by Donna Thompson; October 2006 pg 14-15
  • Love That Tuba , by Donald Stauffer; February 2007 pg 24
  • Making Music at 90 , by Jerry Robbins; October 2007 pg 8-9
  • Marine Band Salutes Sousa's 150th , by Ron Keller; February 2005 pg 15
  • Music, Music, Music - Where Art Thou, My Beloved , by Edmond DeMattia; October 2005 pg 16-17
  • Pathways to Multi-Instrumentalism , by Bill Nemoyten; February 2006 pg 24-26
  • SMCB, Katrina & Raheim , by Ron Bukoff; October 2005 pg 8-9
  • San Francisco's Lucky Octogenarian Tubist , by John Griffith; October 2014 pg 44-45
  • Sharing a Realized Benefit of ACB Membership , by Bill Nemoyten; October 2004 pg 21
  • Strength in the Face of Adversity: Music's her passion and she'll play if she wants to , by Julie Rosenbaum-Engelhardt; February 2010 pg 10-11
  • The Community Band Experience: Coming of Age: This is the Meridian Community Band's (MCB) 36 year historical odyssey. , by Jim Waun; February 2013 pg 38-39
  • The Community Band Experience: The Recreational Musician and Kalamazoo Concert Band Tuba and Euphonium Section , by John Griffith; October 2012 pg 42-44
  • The Community Band Experience: Why I Play the Way That I Do , by Jerry Richardson; October 2013 pg 32-33
  • The Community Band Experience: Big Macs, Butterflies, Bumblebees, and Bands , by Harvey McIntyre; June 2013 pg 20-22
  • The U.S. Field Artillery March: An Emotional Experieence , by Duwain Pingenot; October 2011 pg 36-37
Festivals:
  • "On the Banks of the Wabash" Community Band Festival , by Betty Martin; February 2012 pg 35-36
  • 2nd Annual Community Band Festival a Hit! Washington, DC , by Vince Patterson; February 2010 pg 36
  • All State Community Band Festival in Massachusetts , by Jim Noon; May 1994 pg 14
  • Band Festival Gets a Boost from Francis Ford Coppola , by Bill Nemoyten; October 2010 pg 32
  • Boston Festival of Bands ; October 1998 pg 8
  • Boston Festival of Bands ; June 1993 pg 15
  • Charlottesville Community Band Festival (Charlottesville, Virginia) , by Steve Layman; October 2011 pg 20
  • Colorado Community Band Festival Celebrates Great Music in the Community , by Lisa Girard; October 2010 pg 36
  • Community Band Festival: Lake George (NY) Community Band: "Music in the Mountains" ; October 2005 pg 6
  • Developing Communities Within Communities Within Communities , by Jim Waun; June 2014 pg 46
  • Festivals in Michigan , by Vince Chrisman; February 2010 pg 35
  • Golden Gate Park Band Festival ; October 2007 pg 27
  • Golden Gate Park Band Festival , by Bill Nemoyten; October 2010 pg 33
  • Houston Area Community Music Festival A Success! , by Beverly Emery; October 2007 pg 26
  • Iowa Municipal Band Festival (Boone, Iowa) , by Ken Fuson; October 2008 pg 26
  • LSM Music Academy & Festival (St. Peter, Minnesota) ; October 2007 pg 23,28
  • Lake George Community Band Festival (Lake George, NY) ; June 2005 pg 8
  • Maryland Community Band Day , by Phyllis Fowler; October 2010 pg 35
  • Michigan Community Band Festivals , by Vince Chrisman; October 2010 pg 35
  • Minnesota Community Band Festival , by Stephen Walker (editor); November 1991 pg 3
  • Oregon Adult Band Festival ; June 1993 pg 14
  • Second Annual Lake George Community Band Festival , by Dale Perry; February 2006 pg 20
  • The Largest Community Band Festival in the Northeastern United States! (Lake George, NY) , by Dale Perry; October 2011 pg 19
  • The Truly Great 2008 2nd Annual Golden Gate Park Band Festival , by David Bandy; February 2009 pg 31-33
  • Three Rivers Community Band Festival , by Sarah McElfresh; October 2010 pg 34
  • Three Rivers Community Band Festival ; June 2008 pg 33
  • Washington Community Band Festival ; May 1995 pg 15
Fundraising:
  • Fundraising 101 , by Cliff Towner; October 2011 pg 32-35
  • Fundraising Concert , by Denise Doede; June 2011 pg 26
  • Fundraising for the Community Band: It takes a village , by Wayne Bailey; June 2011 pg 19-20
  • Fundraising with Barnes & Noble Bookfairs , by Beverly Emery; June 2012 pg 30
  • The HSCB's Printed Programs and Little White Envelopes ("A Match Made in Fund-Raising Heaven") , by Harvey McIntyre; February 2012 pg 28-29
Grants:
  • Wind Band Plays Artistic Music , by Ron Poorman; June 2011 pg 25
Guests:
  • Etiquette for the Soloist , by Karen McLeod; June 2005 pg 20
  • Hands across the Sea (SJWS hosts international bands) , by Jan Turnage; October 1999 pg 10
  • Harmonicas in the Park (Repasz Band, PA) , by Judy Shellenberger; October 2009 pg 25
  • Hints for Hosting a Guest Conductor , by Ron Keller; February 2008 pg 29
  • How to Host a Conductor/Performer , by James Christensen; June 2000 pg 3
  • Renowned Conductors Direct New Horizons Rehearsals , by Dick Prettyman and Jim Cubberly; June 2013 pg 47-48
  • What Do You Do When a Composer Walks Through The Door , by David Bailey; February 2007 pg 22-23
Historical Music:
  • "National Emblem" Centennial: E.E. Bagley's Classic March is One Hundred Years Old , by David R. Proper; October 2006 pg 26-27
  • From Broadcast to Podcast: Cities Service Band of America - Recreated , by Jerry Robbins; October 2008 pg 7-9
  • Music from the Napoleonic Era , by Harrington E. Crissey, Jr.; February 2014 pg 41
  • The Band's Music - An Historical Overview , by Bill Baker; October 2006 pg 7-10
  • What's Old is New Again… San Francisco Music Project , by Kevin R. Tam; June 2015 pg 40-42
History:
  • A Famous Russian March and the Man Who Composed It (reprint) , by Harrington E. Crissey, Jr.; October 2014 pg 42-43
  • Charlotte Owen, First and Only Female Conductor of the US Women's Marine Band and First Female Conductor in the U.S. Marine Corps , by Sue Bissiri; June 2014 pg 42-44
  • The French Revolutionary Period in Band Music , by Harrington "Kit" Crissey; June 2014 pg 45
  • Winds from the East: The Soviet World War II Victory Day Parade: A Bandsman's Eyewitness Account , by Kit Crissey; June 2015 pg 15-16
History of ACB:
  • A Look Back: 20 Years , by Del Eisch; January 1998 pg 10
  • A Look Back: 20 Years (reprint) , by Del Eisch; February 2003 pg 5-6
  • ACB Convention Marches Played , by Del Eisch; October 2000 pg 13
  • Footnote in History , by Del Eisch; June 2007 pg 15
  • Footnote in History , by Delbert A. Eisch; June 2008 pg 33
  • Historical Facts , by Del Eisch; June 1999 pg 13
  • Timeline regarding Organization of ACB , by Del Eisch; October 2000 pg 12
Instrumentation:
  • A Famous Community Music Program , by Harrington E. Crissey, Jr.; February 2015 pg 40-41
  • Conductor's Corner: A View From the Podium: 76 Trombones, 110 Cornets, and 0 Oboes… Recruiting a Balanced Instrumentation in Community Bands , by Wayne Bailey; June 2013 pg 29-30
  • Conductor's Corner: Effective Instrument Substitutions , by Professor Dennis Fisher; June 2014 pg 29-30
  • Core Instrumentation of the "Typical" American Community Concert Band: An Approach to Scoring Guidelines for Composers and Arrangers , by David Avshalomov; October 2012 pg 36-37
  • Doubling and Covering Parts: Some Things to Think About. , by Jason Dobson; February 2003 pg 4
  • Save that Old Eb Tuba , by Donald W. Stauffer; June 2005 pg 16-17
Instruments: Insurance:
  • Insurance for Community Bands , by Gerald Guilbeaux; October 1999 pg 12
International:
  • A Famous Community Music Program , by Harrington E. Crissey, Jr.; February 2015 pg 40-41
  • Amman Community Band ; February 2010 pg 37
  • Bands, Bands Everywhere , by Andy Isca; October 2007 pg 14-15
  • From the French Perspective , by Michael Purves-Smith; November 1994 pg 10-11
  • Hands across the Sea (SJWS hosts international bands) , by Jan Turnage; October 1999 pg 10
  • The Community Band Experience: Big Macs, Butterflies, Bumblebees, and Bands , by Harvey McIntyre; June 2013 pg 20-22
  • The Life and Music of Howad Cable , by John Reid, edited by Barb Hunter; June 2014 pg 19-20,22
  • The Repasz Band Meets Granny Babi: A "Globally" Charming Story , by Albert J. Nacinovich; October 2010 pg 10-11
  • Welcome New International Member (Amman Community Band) , by Deirdre Nalven; October 2007 pg 19
Interviews:
  • ACB Member John Johnson's Recollections of Bob Hoe: Edited reprint , by Dave Werden, Submitted by Art Himmelberger; October 2014 pg 17-19
  • An Honored Friendship with Commander Allen E. Beck , by Deirdre Nalven; February 2015 pg 21-23
  • An interview with Colonel Arnald D. Gabriel (US Air Force, Ret.) , by Judy Shellenberger; October 2012 pg 16-17
  • Cover Story: Jim Christensen , by Deirdre Nalven; June 2014 pg 13-15
  • Dr. Craig Hamilton on the Challenges of Community Bands , by interview with Craig Hamilton; June 2011 pg 39-40
  • My Friend, Leland Lillehaug , by Jan Turnage; October 2014 pg 39-41
  • Point Of View: Interview with Johan de Meij , by Deirdre Nalven; October 2011 pg 12-13
  • Profile: I'm Tubazar! Stan Freese, Disneyhland Talen and Casting Director , by John Griffith; June 2015 pg 47-48
  • Regional Membership Coordinator: Pat Wheeler , by Deirdre Nalven; February 2012 pg 44
  • Regional Membership Coordinator: Sarah McElfresh , by David Miller; February 2012 pg 45
  • Regional Membership Coordinators: Ed & Joy Cable , by Sarah McElfresh; October 2013 pg 33,35
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Interview: Coastal Communities Concert Band , by interview with Don Caneva; June 2008 pg 24-25
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Interview: Pensacola Civic Band , by interview with Don Snowden; June 2009 pg 26-27
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Interview: Racine Concert Band , by interview with Del Eisch; October 2008 pg 13,16
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Interviews: Naperville Municipal Band , by interview with Ron Keller; February 2008 pg 28-29
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Recipient: Allentown Band , by interview with Ron Demkee; October 2007 pg 20-21
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Recipient: East Winds Symphonic Band , by interview with Susan Sands; June 2011 pg 28-29
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Recipient: Lakeland Civic Band , by interview with Chuck Frank; February 2010 pg 20
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Recipient: Minnesota Symphonic Winds , by interview with Tim Mahr; October 2011 pg 40-41
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Recipient: San Jose Wind Symphony , by interview with Jan Turnage and Ed Harris; October 2010 pg 16-17
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Recipient: South Jersey Area Wind Ensemble ; February 2009 pg 40-42
  • The Community Band Experience: an interview with Jessie Davis , by an interview with Jessie Davis by Deirdre Nalven; February 2014 pg 22
  • Volunteering: Outstanding Volunteer of Collier County - Follow your Interests and make a difference , by interview with Dwight Richardson; February 2012 pg 10
  • Volunteering: Volunteering can pay off! , by interview with Jan Turnage; February 2012 pg 11
Intonation:
  • Improving Intonation in Bands , by Wayne Bailey; June 2007 pg 16-17
Licensing:
  • ACB Members should learn about copyright law , by Dr. Leland Lillehaug; June 1992 pg 1
  • ASCAP and BMI: What's the Deal? Frequently asked questions by ACB members , by Deirdre Nalven and Sarah McElfresh; June 2012 pg 18-19
  • BMI/ASCAP Revisited , by Gerald Guilbeaux; October 2005 pg 10-11
Literature:
  • "National Emblem" Centennial: E.E. Bagley's Classic March is One Hundred Years Old , by David R. Proper; October 2006 pg 26-27
  • Arkansas Composers , by Harvey McIntyre; February 2015 pg 46-47
  • Brass and Glass or Gold and Diamonds … An ACB Dilemma , by Edmond E. De Mattia; June 2009 pg 24-25
  • Canadian Band Music: An Overview of the Genre , by John C. Reid (updated by Barb Hunter); June 2013 pg 36-39
  • Canadian Band Music: An Overview of the Genre (Part 2 of 2) , by John C. Reid (updated by Barb Hunter); October 2013 pg 44-48
  • Classical Band Literature - Marches , by Ron Keller; November 1995 pg 5
  • Community Bands and Traditional Literature , by Bud Sessions; October 2000 pg 3
  • Confessions of an Abridger , by Dr. Donald W. Stauffer; October 2004 pg 12-13
  • Everybody Loves a March , by Leland Lillehaug; February 2012 pg 30-31
  • Everyone Loves a March , by Leland Lillehaug; October 2013 pg 18-19
  • Everyone Loves a March , by Leland Lillehaug; October 2012 pg 9-10
  • Everyone Loves a March , by Leland Lillehaug; February 2013 pg 32-33
  • Everyone Loves a March , by Leland Lillehaug; June 2013 pg 18-19
  • Everyone Loves a March , by Leland Lillehaug; June 2012 pg 36-37
  • Featuring Local Composers and Arrangers , by Jerry Robbins; October 2010 pg 39-40
  • Lanham, MD (American Wind Band Series) , by Raoul Camus; February 2007 pg 5-6
  • Marches Being Performed By ACB Bands , by Cliff Towner; February 2009 pg 36
  • Movie Music Transcriptions , by Dr. Michael Willson; November 1995 pg 10
  • Music from the Band Down Under , by Michael Burch-Pesses; June 2015 pg 19-21
  • Music, Music, Music - Where Art Thou, My Beloved , by Edmond DeMattia; October 2005 pg 16-17
  • Our March Heritage , by Benny Easter; February 2007 pg 18-19
  • Rochester Hills, MI (Bruce Kingery) ; February 2007 pg 5
  • Sousa's Mystery March (Daughters of Texas) , by Rebecca Lee; May 1991 pg 5
  • The Band's Music - An Historical Overview , by Bill Baker; October 2006 pg 7-10
  • The Repasz Band Meets Granny Babi: A "Globally" Charming Story , by Albert J. Nacinovich; October 2010 pg 10-11
  • Transcription Performance Tips , by Arnald D. Gabriel, Colonel USAF (Ret); June 2006 pg 14-17
  • What's Old is New Again… San Francisco Music Project , by Kevin R. Tam; June 2015 pg 40-42
Medical:
  • A Musician's Challenge: Coping with Arthritis , by William J. Dawson, M.D.; October 2013 pg 29-31
  • Arthritis and the Musician , by William Dawson, MD; February 2004 pg 12-14
  • Ask the Doctor: Hearing Loss , by William Dawson, MD; June 2001 pg 3,6
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in Instrumentalists , by William Dawson, MD; October 2000 pg 6-7
  • Festival, Band Camps, and Cruises - Oh, My! , by William J Dawson, MD; October 2014 pg 30-31
  • Health Problems and Musical Performance , by William Dawson, MD; May 1997 pg 6
  • Keeping in Shape for Effective Musical Performance , by William Dawson, MD; February 1999 pg 6-7,14
  • Medical Treatment Options for Instrumentalists (Part 1) , by William Dawson, MD; February 2005 pg 12-14
  • Medical Treatment Options for Instrumentalists (Part 2) , by William Dawson, MD; June 2005 pg 12-15
  • Music Lessons Do Much More than Teach "do, re, mi" - Their effects are widespread and lifelong , by William J Dawson, MD; June 2012 pg 26-28
  • Music Related Hearing Loss - Causes, Treatment, and Prevention , by William J. Dawson, MD; October 2006 pg 18-20
  • Reconnecting is healthy , by Kathleen Marsan; October 2010 pg 8
  • The Aging Musician , by John O. Pursell; February 2012 pg 15-16
  • The Eyes Have It , by William J. Dawson, MD; October 2007 pg 12-13
  • The Ideal Way to Tune your Body , by Judy Shellenberger; February 2009 pg 28-29
  • When Music Making Becomes Painful , by William J. Dawson, MD; October 2008 pg 14-16
  • Your Body vs. Your Instrument: Posture and Performance , by William J. Dawson, M.D.; February 2011 pg 11-12
Member History:
  • Bands in Mt. Morris: The History of the Kable Concert Band, Mt. Morris, Illinois , by Warren Reckmeyer; October 2012 pg 32-33
  • Gonna Have a (Community) Band Right Here in (River City), Cornwall, Ontario , by Barb Hunter; October 2012 pg 19-20
  • History of the Salem Quaker City Band, Salem, Ohio , by Joy Cable; October 2012 pg 32
  • Hometown Band: 150 Years of Music and History in Bryan, Ohio , by William L. Culbertson; June 2008 pg 30-31
  • Member Band Spotlight: Music For Life: The Robbinsdale City Band - Celebrating 100 Years , by Michael Serber; June 2007 pg 12-15
  • Member Band Spotlight: Hot Springs Community Bands, Inc. , by Harvey McIntyre; June 2008 pg 11-12
  • Member Band Spotlight: Macungie Band: Celebrating 150 Years ; June 2005 pg 7
  • Member Band Spotlight: Melbourne Municipal Band Celebrating Its Golden Anniversary , by Patrick Hennessey; February 2015 pg 31-33
  • Member Band Spotlight: Somerset County Community Band Celebrates 25 Years of Sharing Music , by Dave Breen; October 2013 pg 8-11
  • Member Band Spotlight: The Golden Gate Park Band , by Patricia Wheeler; October 2007 pg 16-17
  • Naperville Municipal Band Opens New Home! , by Ron Keller; June 2003 pg 8-9
  • Pioneer Band of Allentown: 115 Years Young , by Karen El-Chaar; June 2004 pg 7
  • Repasz Band History , by Judy Shellenberger; May 1998 pg 3,10
  • The Community Band Experience: Coming of Age: This is the Meridian Community Band's (MCB) 36 year historical odyssey. , by Jim Waun; February 2013 pg 38-39
  • The Quakertown Band ; June 2003 pg 4-5
  • The St. Charles Municipal Band Celebrates 143 Years in 2014 , by Nancy Garza and Debby Stuhler; February 2014 pg 18-19
Midwest Clinic:
  • ACB Advisory Council Member: Meet Larry Daehn ; February 2014 pg 29
  • ACB Sponsors Rehearsal Lab at Midwest Clinic ; February 2012 pg 32
  • Community Bands Performing at Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic , by L. Bryan Shelburne, Jr; June 2012 pg 15
  • Community Bands and the Midwest Clinic , by David McCormick; October 2012 pg 14
  • Midwest Clinic , by Nancy Michalek; February 2011 pg 43
Miscellaneous:
  • A musical organization for everyone: How the ACB can attract younger members , by Ted Messerschmidt; June 2011 pg 8-9
  • Accountability , by Colonel Arnald D. Gabriel; October 2007 pg 5
  • Adult Bands: Aren't We Old Enough to Know What's Best? , by David Gregory; February 2004 pg 15-16
  • An Idea That Could Raise Our Bands to New Heights , by Bill Nemoyten; June 2007 pg 20-21
  • Civil War Era Music: St. Johnsbury Band Performs Historic Concert , by David Hare; June 2011 pg 31-32
  • Did you know … (about Rimsky-Korsakov) , by Harrington E. Crissey, Jr.; October 2013 pg 39
  • Is Your Community Band "Aging Out"? , by Kenneth Wilbanks; October 2014 pg 8-9
  • It Takes Two (or more) To Build An Audience , by Anne Browne; June 2015 pg 43-44
  • John Philip Sousa Statue: Unveiling and Dedication Ceremony ; February 2006 pg 27
  • Pathways to Multi-Instrumentalism , by Bill Nemoyten; February 2006 pg 24-26
  • Profile of a Memorable Amateur Musician , by Donald W. Stauffer; October 2006 pg 24-25
  • Save that Old Eb Tuba , by Donald W. Stauffer; June 2005 pg 16-17
  • The Community Band - A Special Mission , by David C. McCormick; June 2006 pg 11-12
  • Using the ACB Logo , by Nancy Michalek; June 2011 pg 29
  • Warren Barker CD recording by Acadian Wind Symphony , by Gerald Guilbeaux; February 2011 pg 44
  • What can YOU do for ACB? , by Sarah McElfresh; October 2014 pg 14-15
  • What- How- Why: Inspiring creativity and quality music-making , by Tim Lautzenheiser; June 2011 pg 13-14
  • Why Do We Do What We Do? , by Ben Easter; June 2004 pg 11-13
  • Why a Community Band? , by Donald W. Stauffer; February 2006 pg 22-23
Music Education:
  • An Homage to School Band Directors , by Bill Nemoyten; October 2005 pg 18-19
  • Battling the Downfall of Music Education , by Margaret Surdovel; October 2012 pg 11
  • Community Bands - the ultimate product of music education programs , by Timothy J. Wollenzien; June 2011 pg 7
Music Theory:
  • A Graphic Representation of Sound (excerpted from "Musicianship For The Adult Amateur") , by Ronald T. Hakala; October 2012 pg 38-39
  • Why Do We Need Sharps and Flats? (excerpted from "Musicianship for the Adult Amateur") , by Ronald T. Hakala; February 2013 pg 36-37
New Horizons:
  • New Horizons Band Camp Provides Summer Fun for Community Musicians (Interlochen, Michigan) , by Ron Berry; October 2011 pg 21
  • Renowned Conductors Direct New Horizons Rehearsals , by Dick Prettyman and Jim Cubberly; June 2013 pg 47-48
  • Starting a New Horizons Band , by Jim Seidel; February 2013 pg 10-11
News from Members:
  • "An Evening to Remember" with the San Diego Concert Band , by Chuck Brown; February 2015 pg 43
  • "One Small Step…": … the 40th Anniversary Celebration (East Bay Symphonic Band, CA) , by Patricia Wheeler; October 2009 pg 28-29
  • 17 Seasons on Puget Sound (Port Townsend Summer Band, WA) , by Stephen R. Ricketts and Karl F.Bach; October 2009 pg 11
  • 2008 Sudler Silver Scroll recipient (East Winds Symphonic Band) ; June 2009 pg 25
  • 2nd Annual Community Band Festival a Hit! Washington, DC , by Vince Patterson; February 2010 pg 36
  • A Band For Our Community ; February 2009 pg 43
  • A Link to Our Heritage (Atlanta, Georgia) , by Bob Meehan; October 2007 pg 23
  • A Perfect Evening - Benefit Dinner and Concert, Hornell, NY , by Donna and Jim Caneen; October 2012 pg 33
  • ACB Historian Del Eisch Retires From Racine Band After 28 Years ; June 2003 pg 9
  • ACB Life Member Nominated for Pulitzer Prize ; February 2003 pg 4
  • ACB Member ensemble honored with the 2012 American Prize (Los Alamos, New Mexico) , by Ted Vives; February 2013 pg 16
  • ACB Members Tie the Knot ; October 2005 pg 5
  • ACB Past President named to ABA Board ; June 2011 pg 34
  • After the Band Tour: Perspectives on China , by Ted Aarestad; October 2004 pg 6
  • Allentown Band partners with NAXOS , by Ron Demkee; October 2014 pg 33
  • Allentown Side by Side Concert Celebrates Gould (Allentown, PA) , by Abby G. Burton, submitted by Ron Demkee; October 2013 pg 16
  • Alphorn Retreat , by Christine Griffith; February 2011 pg 41-42
  • American Premier Honrs Slain Journalist Daniel Pearl (Omaha, Nebraska) , by William Hall; February 2013 pg 16-17
  • Amman Community Band ; February 2010 pg 37
  • Amman Community Band , by Deirdre Nalven; February 2011 pg 40
  • An Evening with John Philip Sousa and his Sousaphone ; October 2010 pg 27
  • Ann Arbor Summer Civic Band , by Susan Owen-Bissiri; June 2002 pg 6-7
  • Avshalomov commissioning consortium launched , by David Avshalomov; February 2013 pg 17
  • Back to A Different Era (Chester County Band, PA) , by Carole Curtis; October 2009 pg 31
  • Band Camp (Ringgold Band and Allegheny College) ; October 2010 pg 29
  • Band raises funds for Serenity High (McKinney, Texas) , by Merlene Stockdale; February 2013 pg 18
  • Bands in Mt. Morris: The History of the Kable Concert Band, Mt. Morris, Illinois , by Warren Reckmeyer; October 2012 pg 32-33
  • Barking Up the Right Tree (Ypsilanti Community Band, MI) , by Jerry Robbins; October 2009 pg 14
  • Bastille Day in Virginia (Peninsula Concert Band, VA) , by Vic Thompson; October 2009 pg 19
  • Birds, Boats & Notes (Seaway Winds Concert Band, Canada) , by Barb Hunter; October 2009 pg 37
  • Breathtaking: Quincy Park Band; A Chance of a Lifetime: Performing at the World War II Memorial , by Shan Whiston (reprint with permission from the Quincy Herald Whig); October 2004 pg 4
  • Buffalo Grove Symphonic Band , by Howard Green; February 2007 pg 7
  • Carrollton Wind Symphony Performs at 63rd Annual Texas Bandmasters Convention ; October 2010 pg 28
  • Chamber Music Goes "Pops" , by Ed DeMattia; February 2011 pg 43
  • Charlottesville Community Band Festival (Charlottesville, Virginia) , by Steve Layman; October 2011 pg 20
  • Chatfield Brass Band , by Noah Lee; June 1992 pg 11
  • Chesapeake Brass Band Claims First National Title (Hockessin, Delaware) , by Larry Cole; June 2013 pg 42
  • Chicago, IL (circus performance) , by Bob Unterienner; February 2007 pg 5
  • Coastal Communities Concert Band Friendship Directory , by Don Caneva; June 2008 pg 26
  • Coastal Communities Concert Band celebrates 30 years! (San Diego, CA) , by Judy Schramm; October 2013 pg 16-17
  • Col. Arnald D. Gabriel Receives Award , by David McCormick; June 2013 pg 43
  • Community Band Festival: Lake George (NY) Community Band: "Music in the Mountains" ; October 2005 pg 6
  • Community Band Outreaching (Williamsport, PA) , by Judy Shellenberger; June 2013 pg 44
  • Concord Band Selects James O'Dell to Be New Music Director (Concord, Massachusetts) ; October 2008 pg 31
  • Conductor Lauded for 25 Years of Service: ACB's Past President Set to Return to Percussion Section , by Douglas Jordan (reprint with permission from The Gainesville Sun); February 2004 pg 17
  • Congratulations to Ezra Wenner on his 70th Anniversary with the Allentown Band , by Ron Demkee; February 2013 pg 17
  • Corning Area Community Concert Band salutes Indvidual ACB Members , by Donna Caneen; February 2015 pg 44
  • David McCormick receives Medal of Honor , by David McCormick; June 2013 pg 43-44
  • Denver Concert Band at 50 Years old , by Carol Atkins; June 2011 pg 34-35
  • Dexter Community Band Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary , by Susan L. Owen Bissiri; June 2008 pg 32
  • Dexter Woodwind Choir (Dexter Community Band, Dexter, MI) , by Susan Owen Bissiri; October 2013 pg 15
  • Downriver Community Band Celebrates 25th Anniversary , by Denise Doede; October 2014 pg 32
  • Dr. Jerry Robbbins Honored ; June 2011 pg 36
  • Dr. Patrick Hennessey Awarded the Fritz Thelen Prize ; June 2010 pg 23
  • East Winds Symphonic Band (Pittsburgh, PA) , by Catherine Piccoli; June 2010 pg 23
  • Eastman Wind Ensemble 50th anniversary , by Jim Farrington; June 2002 pg 4,10
  • Festivals in Michigan , by Vince Chrisman; February 2010 pg 35
  • Fond Du Lac Symphonic Band Performs 21st annual Cathedral Concert ; November 1996 pg 7
  • Fundraising with Barnes & Noble Bookfairs , by Beverly Emery; June 2012 pg 30
  • Galoway Gaelic Pipes & Drums Joins Lake George Community Band for Tattoo , by Dale Perry; February 2012 pg 43
  • Gathering Under the Elms (State College Area Municipal Band, PA) , by Ned Deihl; October 2009 pg 31
  • God's Orchestration (Williamsport, PA) , by Dr. Mona P Chang; October 2011 pg 19-20
  • Green Valley Community Band ; June 1994 pg 15
  • HSCB Celebrates History of Park Setting (Or the ABC's of a Summer Park Concert) , by Bill Morgan; June 2012 pg 31
  • Hackettstown Community Band (New Jersey) ; October 2007 pg 28
  • Hands across the Sea (SJWS hosts international bands) , by Jan Turnage; October 1999 pg 10
  • Harmonicas in the Park (Repasz Band, PA) , by Judy Shellenberger; October 2009 pg 25
  • Have You Hugged Your Community Band Lately? , by Vern Watts; June 2008 pg 34-35
  • Healdsburg Community Band ; February 2007 pg 7
  • Hendersonville Community Band Celebrates 20th Anniversary , by Crystal Smith; February 2012 pg 42
  • Historic Bethabara Park Concert Band Celebrates 25 Years , by Sarah McElfresh; February 2012 pg 41-42
  • History Repeats Itself (Macungie Band, PA) , by Larry Wingard; October 2009 pg 26
  • History of the Salem Quaker City Band, Salem, Ohio , by Joy Cable; October 2012 pg 32
  • Hot Springs Community Band 50th Anniversary ; June 2001 pg 9
  • Huntington NY Communuity Band 50th Year ; May 1995 pg 19
  • Huntsville Concert Band Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary , by Sue Holleran; October 2014 pg 10-11
  • I am a Lucky Guy , by Morris Repass; June 2007 pg 30
  • Jailhouse Rock(s)! , by Alfred Barten; June 2012 pg 30
  • Jan Turnage retires from managing community bands , by Jan Turnage; October 2014 pg 33
  • Jeffery Doebler Returns as Conductor for Milestone Program , by Katherine Singer; February 2011 pg 41
  • Just A Community Band , by Joan Wellander-Kleppe; June 2007 pg 26-28
  • Kalamazoo Concert Band Celebrates 50th Anniversary ; October 2010 pg 28
  • Katrina Update: Hell Has No Music , by Donna Thompson; October 2006 pg 14-15
  • Lafayette Band Armed Forces Concert ; October 2010 pg 26
  • Lakeland Hosts Col Gabriel , by Nada Vencl; June 2000 pg 7
  • Lanham, MD (American Wind Band Series) , by Raoul Camus; February 2007 pg 5-6
  • Lone Star Symphonic Band Celebrates 18th Season ; October 2010 pg 29
  • Maestro Raboy leads Saint Helena Community Band ; February 2011 pg 41
  • Marist College Women's Basketball Team Helps the Pleasanton Community Concert Band ; June 2007 pg 31
  • Member Band Spotlight: Buffalo Grove Symphonic Band 10th Anniversary Concert: And a Tribute to Marcel Ackermann April, 2011 , by Howard Green; February 2011 pg 15-16
  • Member Band Spotlight: How is Your Passion? An anniversary is a wonderful time to evalute how healthy your organization is. (New Orleans Concert Band) , by Donna Thompson; October 2010 pg 12-13
  • Member Band Spotlight: Music For Life: The Robbinsdale City Band - Celebrating 100 Years , by Michael Serber; June 2007 pg 12-15
  • Member Band Spotlight: Nevada County Concert Band Hits A Record , by Francis Chew and Pat Wheeler; February 2012 pg 12-13
  • Member Band Spotlight: 25 Years of Community Musical Service: The After Hours Community Band , by Bob Lord; June 2012 pg 32
  • Member Band Spotlight: Bartow Adult Concert Band (Bartow, FL) ; October 2005 pg 5
  • Member Band Spotlight: Florida's Suncoast Concert Band Celebrates Its 80th Anniversary , by Jim Tolley; February 2013 pg 13-14
  • Member Band Spotlight: George W. Jones Celebrates 30 Years Conducting the Richardson Community Band , by Kevin McCarley; June 2013 pg 14-15
  • Member Band Spotlight: Lone Star Symphonic Band (Houston, Texas) ; October 2006 pg 16
  • Member Band Spotlight: Macungie Band: Celebrating 150 Years ; June 2005 pg 7
  • Member Band Spotlight: Melbourne Municipal Band Celebrating Its Golden Anniversary , by Patrick Hennessey; February 2015 pg 31-33
  • Member Band Spotlight: Metropolitan Wind Symphony Celebrating 40 years of joyous music-making , by Bob Piankian; October 2011 pg 10-11
  • Member Band Spotlight: New RI Town's Bandstand Dedicated to Lafayette and , by Nicole Mongillo and John Smith; October 2012 pg 6-7
  • Member Band Spotlight: Northport Community Band ; February 2008 pg 12-13
  • Member Band Spotlight: Northport Community Band (Northport, NY) ; February 2006 pg 4
  • Member Band Spotlight: Oregon Symphonic Band (Portland, Oregon) ; October 2006 pg 17
  • Member Band Spotlight: Seaway Winds Concert Band Celebrates Fifty Years of Power ; October 2008 pg 22-23
  • Member Band Spotlight: Somerset County Community Band Celebrates 25 Years of Sharing Music , by Dave Breen; October 2013 pg 8-11
  • Member Band Spotlight: Sun City Pops Band – World War II concert , by Laurence Swanson; June 2011 pg 10-11
  • Member Band Spotlight: The Band of Long Island: A Wind Ensemble in Service to the Public ; October 2004 pg 5
  • Member Band Spotlight: The Golden Gate Park Band , by Patricia Wheeler; October 2007 pg 16-17
  • Member Band spotlight: The Peninsula Concert Band Celebrates Its 60th Anniversary Year , by Victor H. Thompson; June 2010 pg 12-13
  • Memorial Concert Honoring the Victims of Flight 93 (Youngstown Community Band) ; February 2009 pg 25
  • Metropolitan Wind Symphony Artistic Director Named (Boston, Massachusetts) ; October 2007 pg 28
  • More than a year's worth of activities helps the Quakertown Band Celebrate 135 years (Quakertown, Pennsylvania) , by Diane Golrick; June 2013 pg 42
  • Naperville Municipal Band Opens New Home! , by Ron Keller; June 2003 pg 8-9
  • New Conducting Appointments for Col. Gabriel ; June 2010 pg 24
  • New Horizons Band Camp Provides Summer Fun for Community Musicians (Interlochen, Michigan) , by Ron Berry; October 2011 pg 21
  • North Oakland Concert Band Assists with New Amphitheater Project ; October 2010 pg 26
  • North Shore Pops Concert Band , by Denise Meshejian; February 2012 pg 43
  • Old Instruments for Young Hands (Richmond Concert Band, Richmond, VA) , by Mark W. Poland, Ed.D.; October 2013 pg 10-11
  • Omaha Symphonic Winds Announces its Second Season ; October 2010 pg 27
  • Outdoor Adventures in Mississippi (Mississippi Community Symphonic Band, MS) , by David P. Miller; October 2009 pg 20
  • Outdoor Concerts for "Snow-birds" (Naples Concert Band, FL) , by Jack Berry; October 2009 pg 36
  • Pioneer Band of Allentown: 115 Years Young , by Karen El-Chaar; June 2004 pg 7
  • Plano Community Band performs Music For Life Concert , by Janice Wolff; October 2014 pg 34-35
  • Plano, TX (Music after graduation) , by Dan Obregon; February 2007 pg 6
  • Pleasanton Community Band 25th anniversary ; October 2000 pg 8
  • Prince William Community Band ; February 2009 pg 46-47
  • RCB "Side by Side" with the future , by Marcella Phelan with Beth Seavers; June 2014 pg 40-41
  • Rhode Island's Lafayette Band Celebrates America's 400th ; June 2007 pg 29
  • Richmond VA Concert Band 25th Year ; November 1996 pg 7
  • Robbinsdale City Band ; June 2008 pg 33
  • Robert W. Kreuger: Northport's Music Man ; February 2014 pg 41
  • Rochester Hills, MI (Bruce Kingery) ; February 2007 pg 5
  • Rockville Concert Band ; February 2009 pg 45
  • SJAWE Expands Third Composition Contest (Linwood, New Jersey) , by Ron Poorman; October 2011 pg 20
  • SMCB, Katrina & Raheim , by Ron Bukoff; October 2005 pg 8-9
  • Sacramento Band on the Road to China , by Hal Geist; June 1992 pg 12
  • Sacramento Symphonic Winds ; February 2009 pg 44
  • Salute to Fairfax City Band ; May 1995 pg 15
  • Second Company Governor's Foot Guard Appoints ACB Member to Bandmaster ; October 2010 pg 27
  • Sergeant Edwards L. Hendrickson Day ; June 2011 pg 36
  • Somerset County Community Band plays for commissioning event in Philadelphia , by Dave Breen; June 2014 pg 39
  • Something Special in Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor Summer Civic Band, MI) , by Sue L. Owen Bissiri; October 2009 pg 18
  • South Jersey Area Wind Ensemble (Linwood, New Jersey) ; October 2008 pg 28-29
  • Spa City Summers (Hot Springs Concert Band, AR) , by Bill Morgan; October 2009 pg 34
  • Spot: After Hours Community Band ; January 1993 pg 8
  • Spot: American Legion Band of the Tonawandas ; June 1994 pg 16
  • Spot: Beaver's Tucson Concert Band , by Neal Gilbert; June 1994 pg 5-6
  • Spot: Denver Concert Band , by Frank Parce; April 1993 pg 8
  • Spot: Hillcrest Concert Band ; November 1995 pg 11
  • Spot: Jim Crowder ; May 1992 pg 8
  • Spot: Kingdom of the Sun Concert Band ; November 1994 pg 5
  • Spot: Lafayette (LA) Concert Band ; November 1996 pg 12
  • Spot: Lake Sentinel Community Concert Band ; May 1994 pg 5
  • Spot: Lawrence KS Municipal Band , by Toni Ryon; June 1992 pg 8
  • Spot: Martye Awkerman, Long Beach Municipal Band ; November 1992 pg 8
  • Spot: Sacramento Valley Symphonic Band Assn ; September 1993 pg 5
  • Spot: San Jose Wind Symphony , by Elaine Larsen; May 1995 pg 13
  • Spot: The Advocate Brass Band ; May 1996 pg 12
  • Spot: The Blawenburg Band , by Jerry Rife; June 1993 pg 8
  • Spot: The Eagles Band of the Berkshires , by Diane Nichols; May 1997 pg 12-13
  • Strike up the Band for Volunteerism! (Houston, Texas) , by Susan Jacobs; February 2013 pg 16
  • Sun City Allstars , by Ed White; February 2011 pg 40
  • The Allentown Band Side-By-Side Program , by Ronald Demkee; October 2007 pg 22
  • The Bayou Community Band , by Ted Hoffman; February 2011 pg 42
  • The Callanwolde Concert Band Opens 40th Season with Gala Concert , by Robert Meehan; February 2012 pg 41
  • The City of Fairfax Band (Fairfax, Virginia) ; October 2008 pg 30-31
  • The Colorado Wind Ensemble , by Cheryl Poules; June 2003 pg 6
  • The Community Band Experience: The Recreational Musician and Kalamazoo Concert Band Tuba and Euphonium Section , by John Griffith; October 2012 pg 42-44
  • The Concord Band Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary with Gala Concert , by Laura Finkelstein; February 2009 pg 18-20
  • The Frontier Brigade Band Goes to Shiloh , by Ken McGuire; February 2013 pg 34-35
  • The Holland American Legion Band - 94 Years Old and Going Strong , by Thom Working; June 2014 pg 32-33
  • The Largest Community Band Festival in the Northeastern United States! (Lake George, NY) , by Dale Perry; October 2011 pg 19
  • The Quakertown Band ; June 2003 pg 4-5
  • The Rain… the Park… on Long Island (Northport Community Band, NY) , by Bob Spampinato; October 2009 pg 10
  • The Sacramento Symphonic Winds (Sacramento, California) ; October 2008 pg 29-30
  • The Schoarie Valley Concert Band celebrates 24th season , by Alan Ginsburg; October 2013 pg 15-16
  • The St. Charles Municipal Band Celebrates 143 Years in 2014 , by Nancy Garza and Debby Stuhler; February 2014 pg 18-19
  • The Summer Wind Somes Blowing In (Plano Community Band, TX) , by Jean Stephens; October 2009 pg 12
  • The Wall that Heals (Hornell, NY) , by Ed Belin; June 2013 pg 44
  • Thornton Community Band (Thornton, Colorado) ; October 2008 pg 28
  • Three Rivers Community Band Festival ; June 2008 pg 33
  • Touring Central Europe with the Tacoma Concert Band , by Caroline McIntyre; February 2012 pg 37
  • True To Its Summer Roots (City of Fairfax Band, VA) , by Jeanne K. Mellish; October 2009 pg 16
  • Upper Chesapeake Community Band ; February 2009 pg 44
  • Villages Concert Band , by Dave Czohara; February 2007 pg 6
  • Warner receives YCB Goodsman award ; February 2009 pg 46
  • Watsonville Band Golden Anniversary ; November 1996 pg 6
  • Welcome New International Member (Amman Community Band) , by Deirdre Nalven; October 2007 pg 19
  • West Coast Summer Concerts (Huntington Beach Concert Band, CA) , by Judy Glick; October 2009 pg 17
  • What Talent! (New Horizons Band of Sonoma County, Santa Rosa, California) , by Deborah Weber; October 2013 pg 17
  • Winfield KS Municipal Band Centennial ; May 1995 pg 19
  • Winfiled Municipal Band Celebrates 120 Years of Making Music , by Karen Morrell; June 2015 pg 10-11
  • Women in Music (Ypsilanti, Michigan) , by Jerry Robbins; June 2011 pg 35
  • Youngstown Area Community Concert Band (YACCB) and Abe Lincoln ; June 2007 pg 26
  • Ypsilanti Community Band (Ypsilanti, Michigan) ; October 2008 pg 30
  • Ypsilanti Community Band Celebrates 30 Years , by Jerry Robbins; June 2009 pg 12-13
Outreach:
  • A Mentoring Project for Adult Bands , by Ron Keller; June 2013 pg 33-34
  • Community Band Outreaching (Williamsport, PA) , by Judy Shellenberger; June 2013 pg 44
  • Community Bands - the ultimate product of music education programs , by Timothy J. Wollenzien; June 2011 pg 7
  • March is Music in Our Schools Month , by Sarah McElfresh; February 2013 pg 29-30
  • Middle School Outreach: "I play for the joy of making music…" , by Tommy Guilbert; June 2012 pg 25
  • Old Instruments for Young Hands (Richmond Concert Band, Richmond, VA) , by Mark W. Poland, Ed.D.; October 2013 pg 10-11
  • RCB "Side by Side" with the future , by Marcella Phelan with Beth Seavers; June 2014 pg 40-41
  • The Community Band Experience: Big Macs, Butterflies, Bumblebees, and Bands , by Harvey McIntyre; June 2013 pg 20-22
  • You've Just Got To Know About the Show and Tell Band! , by Frank Y. Parce (updated by Deirdre Nalven); June 2013 pg 11-12
Performance:
  • Bass Drum/Cymbal Playing a la Sousa , by Brian W. Holt; February 2010 pg 14-15
  • Chiggers, Mosquitoes, and Sousa , by Richard H. Cox, MD, PhD; October 2009 pg 30
  • Concert Etiquette for Ensemble Performers , by Karen McLeod (based on article by Kenneth G. Bloomquist); June 2004 pg 8-9
  • Etiquette for the Soloist , by Karen McLeod; June 2005 pg 20
  • Our March Heritage , by Benny Easter; February 2007 pg 18-19
  • The Hazards and Joys of Outdoor Band Concerts , by Penelope H. Carson; October 2009 pg 8-9
  • The Rain… the Park… on Long Island (Northport Community Band, NY) , by Bob Spampinato; October 2009 pg 10
  • The Summer Wind Somes Blowing In (Plano Community Band, TX) , by Jean Stephens; October 2009 pg 12
  • Transcription Performance Tips , by Arnald D. Gabriel, Colonel USAF (Ret); June 2006 pg 14-17
Performance Rights:
  • ACB Members should learn about copyright law , by Dr. Leland Lillehaug; June 1992 pg 1
  • ASCAP and BMI: What's the Deal? Frequently asked questions by ACB members , by Deirdre Nalven and Sarah McElfresh; June 2012 pg 18-19
  • BMI/ASCAP Revisited , by Gerald Guilbeaux; October 2005 pg 10-11
  • Playing by the Rules , by Jerry Brubaker; February 2015 pg 16-17
Podcast:
  • From Broadcast to Podcast: Cities Service Band of America - Recreated , by Jerry Robbins; October 2008 pg 7-9
  • From Broadcast to Podcast: Music in the 21st Century , by Kenneth Lenoir; October 2008 pg 10-11
Practicing:
  • Coming Full Circle: Teachers as Performers (Part 2) , by Ernie Bott; February 2011 pg 37-38
  • Do you have Audacity to practice , by Cliff Towner; October 2010 pg 24-25
  • Five Steps to Being a Better Band Member , by Wayne Bailey; October 2009 pg 6-7
  • Fundamentals: A Musical New Year Resolution , by Cliff Towner; February 2010 pg 13
  • Pathways to Multi-Instrumentalism , by Bill Nemoyten; February 2006 pg 24-26
  • Power Practicing (Part One) , by Juipter/XO Artist Harry Watters; June 2015 pg 32-33
  • Teamwork is Job #2 , by Harvey McIntyre; October 2010 pg 37
  • The Well-Dressed Musician: Did you put your tone on today? , by Cliff Towner; June 2010 pg 20-21
Programming:
  • Are We Playing for our Audiences or Ourselves? , by Allen Beck; February 2009 pg 37
  • Are Your Concerts "All the Same?" , by Raoul Camus; October 2013 pg 12-13
  • Brass and Glass or Gold and Diamonds … An ACB Dilemma , by Edmond E. De Mattia; June 2009 pg 24-25
  • Community Bands Good Programming = Common Sense , by Richard Strange; October 1998 pg 6-7,12
  • Conductor's Corner: A View From The Podium: The Common Thread in Programming for Community Bands , by Richard L. Floyd; June 2012 pg 16-17
  • Conductor's Corner: A View From the Podium: Growing Your Audience , by Dr. Craig V. Hamilton; October 2013 pg 22-23
  • Conductor's Corner: A View From the Podium: But 'Ya Gotta know the Territory! Literature Selection and Programming Ideas for Successful Concerts , by Michael Golemo; February 2013 pg 21-22
  • Counterpoint: Playing Down to Audiences , by Ron Poorman; February 2006 pg 16-17
  • Don't Forget the Audience , by Andrew Glover; October 2012 pg 26-27
  • Featuring Local Composers and Arrangers , by Jerry Robbins; October 2010 pg 39-40
  • Gimme Eat! (Programming tips for community Bands) , by Jim Waun; February 2015 pg 37
  • Having Fun at Band Concerts , by P. Aarne Vesilind; June 2015 pg 17
  • How to Stage a Successful Public Concert (Part 1 of 3) , by Col. Eugene Allen; January 1993 pg 14-15
  • How to Stage a Successful Public Concert (Part 2 of 3) , by Col. Eugene Allen; November 1992 pg 14
  • How to Stage a Successful Public Concert (Part 3 of 3) , by Col. Eugene Allen; June 1992 pg 14-15
  • It's All About Playing FUN Concerts , by David P. Miller; October 2010 pg 38
  • Marches Being Performed By ACB Bands , by Cliff Towner; February 2009 pg 36
  • Member Band Spotlight: Sun City Pops Band – World War II concert , by Laurence Swanson; June 2011 pg 10-11
  • Programming for the Audience , by Richard Bowles; May 1996 pg 7
  • Programs, Program Notes and Your Band's Image , by Raoul Camus; June 2009 pg 15
  • The Band's Music - An Historical Overview , by Bill Baker; October 2006 pg 7-10
  • The Binmore Scale , by Peter Greene; February 2009 pg 38-39
  • Transcription Performance Tips , by Arnald D. Gabriel, Colonel USAF (Ret); June 2006 pg 14-17
Recruiting:
  • Coming Full Circle: Teachers as Performers (Part 1) , by Ernie Bott; October 2010 pg 6-7
  • Coming Full Circle: Teachers as Performers (Part 2) , by Ernie Bott; February 2011 pg 37-38
  • Conductor's Corner: A View From the Podium: 76 Trombones, 110 Cornets, and 0 Oboes… Recruiting a Balanced Instrumentation in Community Bands , by Wayne Bailey; June 2013 pg 29-30
Regular Features: (Index of Regular Features) Rehearsals:
  • Conductor's Corner: Percussion from the Podium (Part 1) , by Dr. Ryan Lewis; June 2015 pg 38-39
  • Etiquette for the Soloist , by Karen McLeod; June 2005 pg 20
  • Five Steps to Being a Better Band Member , by Wayne Bailey; October 2009 pg 6-7
  • Improving Intonation in Bands , by Wayne Bailey; June 2007 pg 16-17
  • Rehearsal Etiquette for Ensemble Performers , by Karen McLeod; October 2003 pg 6-7,10-11
  • Rehearsal and Concert Behavior , by Ronald Hakala; February 2012 pg 38-40
  • Rehearsal and Concert Etiquette and Performance Suggestions , by Thom Proctor; February 2009 pg 34-35
Remembrance:
  • A Tribute: Charles L "Chuck" Barnhoue, III , by Andy Glover; June 2012 pg 13-14
  • A Tribute: Herbert Schultz ; February 2008 pg 6-7
  • A Tribute: Howard Beaver , by Joy Cable; October 2004 pg 7,9
  • A Tribute: W. Francis McBeth , by Craig V Hamilton; June 2012 pg 33
  • Charles Lee Hill ; June 2003 pg 10
  • Joe Losh ; June 2003 pg 3
  • Passings: Robert J (Bob) Brule , by Ron Boerger; June 2004 pg 10
  • Passings: Roy Wilkensen , by Del Eisch; October 2004 pg 21
  • Remembering Ed Hacker , by Del Eisch; February 2011 pg 16
  • Remembrance: Alfred Reed ; February 2006 pg 19
  • Remembrance: Barner Schumann Schwartz ; October 2008 pg 6
  • Remembrance: Charles Eugene Forque , by Thomas A. Fain; October 2005 pg 3,13
  • Remembrance: Charlotte Owen , by Janet Miller (reprint with permission from Ann Arbor News); February 2005 pg 16
  • Remembrance: Don Caneva ; October 2008 pg 6
  • Remembrance: Dr. Clarence Chase , by Dr. Donald Hardisty; November 1991 pg 6
  • Remembrance: Elizabeth Ludwig Fennell ; June 2007 pg 23
  • Remembrance: Helen Rowe Smith ; January 1993 pg 5
  • Remembrance: Howard J. Beaver ; February 2006 pg 19
  • Remembrance: Jim Perkins ; May 1991 pg 10
  • Remembrance: Keith Edward House , by Matthew LeBlanc (reprint with permission from Columbia Daily Tribune); October 2005 pg 13
  • Remembrance: Louis E. "Ed" Ballenger ; February 2009 pg 21
  • Remembrance: Lowell Turner ; June 2009 pg 7
  • Remembrance: Paul Lavalle ; January 1998 pg 11
  • Remembrance: Robert Briggs ; February 2009 pg 21
  • Remembrance: Tom Hughston ; January 1998 pg 11
  • Remembrance: Walter Volkwein ; November 1994 pg 16
  • Remembrance: Warren E. Barker ; October 2006 pg 12-13
  • Remembrance: William Revelli ; June 1994 pg 14
  • Vito Pascucci ; October 2003 pg 4
  • Willard I "Will" Musser ; October 2003 pg 4
Seating:
  • What sits where and why , by Michael Flamhaft; October 2010 pg 30-31
Small Ensembles:
  • Dexter Woodwind Choir (Dexter Community Band, Dexter, MI) , by Susan Owen Bissiri; October 2013 pg 15
  • Music for Life: The Importance of Small Ensembles , by Michael Levine; February 2008 pg 32-33
  • Organizing a Vintage Band , by Jerry Robbins; February 2010 pg 16-17
  • Small Ensembles as Part of Your Community Band , by William Dawson, Charles "Bud" Sessions, Jan Turnage; February 2010 pg 18-19
  • Using Ensembles to Good Advantage , by Jerry Robbins; February 2015 pg 14-15
Starting a New Group:
  • Gonna Have a (Community) Band Right Here in (River City), Cornwall, Ontario , by Barb Hunter; October 2012 pg 19-20
  • Organizing a Vintage Band , by Jerry Robbins; February 2010 pg 16-17
  • Starting a New Horizons Band , by Jim Seidel; February 2013 pg 10-11
Sudler Silver Scroll:
  • 2008 Sudler Silver Scroll recipient (East Winds Symphonic Band) ; June 2009 pg 25
  • Association of Concert Band Member Recieves the 2005 John Philip Sousa "Sudler Silver Scroll Award" ; June 2006 pg 19
  • Sudler Scroll ; May 1994 pg 11
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Award: North America's most prestigious award for Community Concert Bands (including Recipients 1987 - 2006) , by Don Caneva; June 2007 pg 18-19
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Interview: Coastal Communities Concert Band , by interview with Don Caneva; June 2008 pg 24-25
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Interview: Pensacola Civic Band , by interview with Don Snowden; June 2009 pg 26-27
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Interview: Racine Concert Band , by interview with Del Eisch; October 2008 pg 13,16
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Interviews: Naperville Municipal Band , by interview with Ron Keller; February 2008 pg 28-29
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Recipient: Allentown Band , by interview with Ron Demkee; October 2007 pg 20-21
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Recipient: East Winds Symphonic Band , by interview with Susan Sands; June 2011 pg 28-29
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Recipient: Lakeland Civic Band , by interview with Chuck Frank; February 2010 pg 20
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Recipient: Minnesota Symphonic Winds , by interview with Tim Mahr; October 2011 pg 40-41
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Recipient: San Jose Wind Symphony , by interview with Jan Turnage and Ed Harris; October 2010 pg 16-17
  • Sudler Silver Scroll Recipient: South Jersey Area Wind Ensemble ; February 2009 pg 40-42
Technology:
  • Conductor's Corner: A View From the Podium: Jump on the Social Media Bandwagon … Building Your Program Through Social Media , by Stony Evans; February 2014 pg 7-8
  • Do you have Audacity to practice , by Cliff Towner; October 2010 pg 24-25
  • Finding Classical Music on the Radio , by Nancy Michalek with help from Paul Adams WRR 101.1; October 2012 pg 18
  • From Broadcast to Podcast: Music in the 21st Century , by Kenneth Lenoir; October 2008 pg 10-11
  • Give Them Something to Talk (or Text or Tweet) About , by L. Anne Browne; February 2014 pg 47-48
Tips:
  • "Mark Your Parts!" A System and Suggestions for Marking Parts , by Thom Proctor; February 2011 pg 20-21
  • A Guide to the Care and Feeding of the Small Community Band , by Andy Isca; October 2013 pg 20-21
  • A Method for Assigning Percussion Parts in Commuinty Bands , by Roy Halliday, Lauren Hahn, and Pat Wiggers; February 2014 pg 44-45
  • Bass Drum/Cymbal Playing a la Sousa , by Brian W. Holt; February 2010 pg 14-15
  • Batteries and Portable Music Lights , by Alan Medak; October 2014 pg 20
  • Both Sides Now , by Trey Reely (used with permission 2011 The Instrumentalist); June 2014 pg 17
  • Calling All Conductors , by Ronald Hakala; February 2014 pg 35-37
  • Care and Feeding of Your Adult Clarinet Section , by Dr. Charles "Bud" Sessions; October 2004 pg 10-11
  • Conductor's Corner: A View From the Podium: Growing Your Audience , by Dr. Craig V. Hamilton; October 2013 pg 22-23
  • Conductor's Corner: A View From the Podium: Jump on the Social Media Bandwagon … Building Your Program Through Social Media , by Stony Evans; February 2014 pg 7-8
  • Conductor's Corner: Effective Instrument Substitutions , by Professor Dennis Fisher; June 2014 pg 29-30
  • Conductor's Corner: Oh Yeah, I remember that… or "All That Stuff I Learned in Woodwind Methods" , by Dr. Caroline Taylor; February 2015 pg 19-20
  • Conductor's Corner: Percussion from the Podium (Part 1) , by Dr. Ryan Lewis; June 2015 pg 38-39
  • Conductor's Corner: The Recording Process , by Dr. Bradley Genevro; October 2014 pg 37-38
  • Doubling and Covering Parts: Some Things to Think About. , by Jason Dobson; February 2003 pg 4
  • Etiquette for the Soloist , by Karen McLeod; June 2005 pg 20
  • Everything You Wanted to Know About Piccolo but were afraid to ask , by Nan Raphael; June 2015 pg 22-24
  • Fundamentals: A Musical New Year Resolution , by Cliff Towner; February 2010 pg 13
  • Give Them Something to Talk (or Text or Tweet) About , by L. Anne Browne; February 2014 pg 47-48
  • Glissandos Galore… Improving Trombone Smears , by Bill Nemoyten; June 2005 pg 21
  • Improving Intonation in Bands , by Wayne Bailey; June 2007 pg 16-17
  • It Takes Two (or more) To Build An Audience , by Anne Browne; June 2015 pg 43-44
  • Library Lessons Learned (Hints for Taming the Beast) , by Jim Waun and Bob Copeland; February 2014 pg 38
  • Power Practicing (Part One) , by Juipter/XO Artist Harry Watters; June 2015 pg 32-33
  • Reconnecting is healthy , by Kathleen Marsan; October 2010 pg 8
  • The Well-Dressed Musician: Did you put your tone on today? , by Cliff Towner; June 2010 pg 20-21
  • Tone Quality , by Ronald Hakala; February 2015 pg 35-36
  • Tricks that Click ; May 1994 pg 10
  • Tricks that Click ; November 1994 pg 15
  • Tricks that Click , by Jan Turnage; May 1995 pg 7
Travel:
  • After the Band Tour: Perspectives on China , by Ted Aarestad; October 2004 pg 6
  • Conductor's Corner: A View From The Podium: Traveling with a Community Band: An Opportunity for Growth , by Susan Sands; October 2012 pg 12
  • Coping With the Logistics of Traveling with Adult Musicians , by Scott McElfresh; June 2012 pg 39-40
  • Eastern Caribbean Cruise , by Jim Adams; January 1998 pg 8-9
  • Ed Saba: Have Horn, will (and does) travel , by Bianca Cox; June 1991 pg 10
  • Have Band will Travel - or NOT , by Jan Turnage; January 1998 pg 3
  • How To Not Hit a Sour Note While Traveling With Your Instrument , by Geoff Speiegel; October 2010 pg 21-22
  • Rome, Italy (Community Band of America) , by Gus Hoehn; February 2007 pg 5
  • Sacramento Band on the Road to China , by Hal Geist; June 1992 pg 12
  • The Worthington Civic Band - A Traveling Band , by Allen Beck; February 2014 pg 32-33
  • Touring Central Europe with the Tacoma Concert Band , by Caroline McIntyre; February 2012 pg 37
Tribute:
  • A Tribute: Charles L "Chuck" Barnhoue, III , by Andy Glover; June 2012 pg 13-14
  • A Tribute: Herbert Schultz ; February 2008 pg 6-7
  • A Tribute: Howard Beaver , by Joy Cable; October 2004 pg 7,9
  • A Tribute: W. Francis McBeth , by Craig V Hamilton; June 2012 pg 33
  • Making Music at 90 , by Jerry Robbins; October 2007 pg 8-9