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The 2014 Midwest Preview

The Midwest Clinic is coming up in December and Pepper will be there with a host of great guests.  We'll also be handing out...
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The Eric Whitacre Virtual Youth Choir

It is almost time for the long-awaited reveal of Eric Whitacre’s Virtual Youth Choir.  The wildly popular Virtual Choir project has a new flavor...

The Conn-Selmer Institute 2014

The Conn-Selmer Institute returns this year from June 8th to the 11th.  Held annually in Mishawaka, Indiana, sessions focus on recruitment techniques, retention, student...

Plan Your Field Show with Pyware

The process of planning and executing a marching band field show can take an incredibly long time, but since 1994, marching band directors have...

Richard Strauss’ 150th Birthday

In 2014 we celebrate the 150th birthday of Richard Strauss (June 11, 1864 – September 8, 1949).  He is considered by many to be...

Three Marching Band Horror Stories

Trying to keep a rehearsal running smoothly with a collection of musicians is difficult enough as it is.  Add to that the unpredictable outdoors,...

Necessities for Marching Band Maintenance

With limited resources for many music programs these days, proper instrument upkeep has never been more important.  While you need to handle major repairs...

Pepper Is Now the Place to Go for Music Apparel!

You have always known us as the top sheet music retailer in the nation, and we know you will find our apparel section to...
MTNA Chicago 2014

MTNA Conference Premiering Two Intermediate Trios

2,000 music teachers, students, and music industry personnel will meet in Chicago from March 22-26, 2014 for the Music Teachers National Association's annual conference. ...