WindStream Publishing Dr. Tim Waters is a composer/arranger/motivator/educator at Oral Roberts University. Hal Leonard has published many of his marching band arrangements. Dr. Waters also composes for groups other than marching band and many of his concert and jazz band arrangements are available through his WindStream Publishing website. Several free downloads are also available here. Dr. Waters also has a site with links to his facebook postings on faith, leadership, and news about contemporary audio techniques and equipment.
Tiger Music Eddie Lewis is an accomplished trumpet performer/composer/trumpet teacher in the Houston Area and Tiger Music is his website. There you will find his publications for trumpet including books of studies, solos, duets, and ensembles, and jazz education publications, as well as music expressing his Christian faith. He also has recently included at his site some select publications by other trumpet educators. He has a new series of solos for first year trumpet players and has recently released a recording of classic trumpet duets. Eddie has two additional websites: one that encompasses all of his music enterprises and one that his personal blog on trumpet playing, music business, musicianship, faith, and life (and photographing wild birds). He recently returned from a tour of schools in South Africa and has many reflections on his visit there.
Stone Mill Music Joe Metzer is a well-respected band director and trumpet performer in Oklahoma and this is his music publishing website. Here you will find many of his compositions for marching band and his jazz etude book. Additionally, there are trumpet study books, solos, and ensembles by Joe and others (including many of my publications).
Joey and the Jazz Guys Joe Metzer is a fine big band trumpeter and this is his "little" big band. Take a moment to listen to some fine excerpts.
Tulsa Youth Symphony For more than half a century, the Tulsa Youth Symphony Orchestra has
been bringing together the best of the best young musicians from across Northeast
Oklahoma. Nurtured and trained by national-caliber conductors, these
students learn to collaborate and produce music that will astound you.
Close your eyes: You won’t believe you’re listening to children ages 10
to 18. TYSO is truly one of the Tulsa community’s highest notes!
Lulu.com If you are a writer and are interested in publishing books yourself, this is a great place to get your work printed!
Eric Baird My favorite singer/songwriter/guitarist/worship leader/missionary; my son, Eric.