Quick Information

up Orchestras in Montana

Billings Symphony

Bozeman Symphony

Butte Symphony

Glacier Symphony

Great Falls Symphony

Helena Symphony

Missoula Symphony

up Music Dictionaries

Naxos: Music Glossary

Look up musical terms.

up History, Theory

About Major and Minor Scales

All major and minor scales with an explanation of their structure.

The Note Pyramid

The Note Pyramid is about note values.

Clef Signs

About clef signs and the name of the notes on the staff and leger lines.

Time Signatures

Time signatures explained.

Key Signatures & the Circle of Fifths

The circle of fifths shows how key signatures are organized.

up Organizations

Montana State Music Teachers Association (MSMTA)

MSMTA is a non-profit educational organization designed to enhance professionalism, personal growth, and career development of music teachers across Montana. MSMTA is affiliated with Music Teachers National Association (MTNA).

National Federation of Music Clubs

The largest nonprofit organization in America promoting and supporting American music, performers and music education.

National Association for Music Education (NAfME)

NAfME includes music educators at all levels, college students preparing to become music teachers, and music industry representatives (Peviously MENC).

Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)

A nonprofit organization of independent and collegiate music teachers committed to furthering the art of music through teaching, performance, composition and scholarly research.

Piano Technicians Guild (PTG)

A national association of piano technicians and piano tuners. Grants "Registered Piano Technician" credentials.

American Federation of Musicians (AFM)

The musicians' union.

Suzuki Association of the Americas

About the Suzuki method of teaching music.

National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM)

A promoter of music merchants.

up Schools, Colleges

Helena, Montana, School District

The Helena City School system.

East Helena, Montana, Schools

The East Helena City School system.

Montana State University Department of Music

Montana State University, Bozeman, Department of Music.

University of Montana Department of Music

University of Montana, Missoula, Department of Music.

Music Makers Conservatory

A great location for private music lessons, and group learning experiences for kids of all ages.

up Ballet & Dance

Queen City Ballet

The ballet source in Helena, Montana.

up Music Stores

Piccolo's Music

Piccolo's Music, 1401 11th Avenue, Helena, Montana 59601, (406)443-4709, (800)474-2546.

Revised 9/24/2022