Favorite Links
Wind ensembles and concert bands:
Austin Civic Wind Ensemble - Austin's Oldest Wind Ensemble
Austin Symphonic Band - a concert band with a national reputation in music education circles
Band of the Hills   [Leander]
Hill Country Community Band [Wimberly]
Orchestras: Ensembes made up of string, wind, and percussion
Austin Philharmonic
Austin Civic Orchestra  ACO gave birth to ASB and performs a challenging repertoire each season
Hill Country Community Orchestra [Williamson County]
Chamber music: Smaller ensembles performing classical or other period music
Austin Chamber Ensemble
Austin Chamber Music Center
Frontier Brass - Quintet playing chamber music
La Follia Austin Baroque enchanting Renaissance period music on period instruments
Instrumental ensembles: Ensembles with a single type of instrument
Austin Classical Guitar Society Austin is a hotbed of classical guitar activity too
Austin Flute Club sponsoring a yearly scholarship competition for young players
Austin Handbell Ensemble wonderfully versatile handbell playing
Silver Thistle Pipes & Drums - the only competition grade bagpipe/drum band in Central Texas
Choral ensembles:  Got a voice:  You can sing, perhaps in one of these groups
Austin Chord Rangers did someone say 'Barbershop?'
Austin Civic Chorus
Austin Singers performing works from different cultures & countries, choral classics too
Austin Vocal Arts Ensemble
Capitol City Men's Chorus
Heart of Texas Chorus
River City Pops Austin's only "Show Choir"
Round Rock Community Choir
Texas Choral Consort
Music-related business in our area:
Sam Bass Music - Instrument repairs, 802 Brandi Lane, Round Rock - (512) 246-9845
Miscellaneous Web Sites:
Instrument Jokes
Community Bands and Orchestras throughout the USA and the World
New Horizons International Music Association
Flute Resources for Theater and Opera