This section is dedicated to students and parents of the Chevy Chase Music School. It contains several useful links, guidelines, and documents that you or your child might need to facilitate the learning process.
While we encourage students to have score originals, sometimes it is perfectly acceptable to print scores off the internet. The important detail is knowing where to look. IMSLP is an enormous digital library that contains more than 130.000 public domain (free) musical scores and over 50.000 corresponding performances, making it an invaluable resource. Simply search for the desired musical piece, choose the edition (consult with your teacher on which one to use) and print it out.
Youtube is a treasure trove of exceptional performances, masterclasses, and lectures by world-renowned musicians, masters of our profession. Due to the multitude of different interpretations and the ease with which we can compare them, every aspiring musician should become familiar with this platform.
Staff paper is required by a number of teachers and we recommend that students purchase one and have it ready for their lessons. In case of need, you can download it and print it out, there are a few options to choose from: