Band instrument lessons

About this unit

Learn about band instruments from expert musicians with the United States Marine Band. Lessons include warm-ups, excerpts, and helpful advice. Established by an Act of Congress in 1798, the United States Marine Band is America’s oldest continuously active professional musical organization. The Marine Band performs at the White House an average of 200 times each year, and also presents annually an indoor concert series, summer concerts on the National Mall, and a national concert tour.