Table: Getting Started
Planning to take up an instrument or return to a childhood favorite? Here's a sampling of resources:
PROGRAMS AND ORGANIZATIONS (WWW.) DESCRIPTION
ADULT MUSIC STUDENT FORUM An organization of adult music amsfperform.org students and educators in the 202 686-3513 Washington area that frequently sponsors student recitals.
INTERNATIONAL MUSIC Helps you locate retailers in its PRODUCTS ASSN. Weekend Warriors program, which 800 767-6266 ext.129 puts adults into rock bands.
MUSIC TEACHERS NATIONAL ASSN. Offers advice, including inter- mtna.org view tips, on finding a private 513 421-1420 music teacher and a directory of its certified members.
NATIONAL PIANO FOUNDATION Click on the publications area pianonet.com/index2.html for articles about starting piano 972 233-9107 lessons as an adult and choosing a piano.
NEW HORIZONS BAND About 60 bands and orchestras newhorizonsband.com nationwide for adults age 50 and up. Offers group lessons for beginners.