- 8notes.com : Free sheet music and supplemental lessons.
- A440 Violin Shop : String instrument sales, rental & repair 2222 W. Roscoe, Chicago
- Allegro Music : Buy your sheet music and method books here
- Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra
- Dallas Symphony Orchestra : Music, fun and games
- Essential Music Practice : Practice charts for the advancing student
- Evanston Band and Orchestra : 4125 Main Street
Skokie, IL 60076
- Gliga Violins, USA : Quality and affordable Violins, Violas, Cellos, Basses
- Got 2 Twinkle : A great educational video of a Suzuki violin teacher with her preTwinklers. Great video for parents whose children are just beginning.
- Kagan & Gaines Music Company : violins, pianos, winds, brass & percussion 7655 W. Roosevelt Rd, Forest Park, 708-771-2152
- Keys 4/4 Kids : 1965 W. Pershing Road
- Michael J Murphy Scholarship : Apply for a scholarship to receive free music lessons.
- Michael Watson Music Resources : Free downloadable scales, arpeggios and flash cards for violin, viola, cello and bass.
- Midwest String Rentals : Your source for renting violins, violas & cello. 30 E. Adams, Suite 1200, Chicago, 312-566-0429
- MillerMusicStudioTV : Suzuki Piano Method Video - Beginning lessons for the beginner student
- Music Notes : Sheet music for every style of music
- Music Teachers of Hyde Park
- Musical Clipart (Practice charts and more) : Practice Charts to download
- MusicLink Foundation : Any child who has musical potential deserves the opportunity to nurture this talent to its full extent. Many children lack the chance to receive specialized music instruction due to financial need. The MusicLink® Foundation fills this need by linking these students with professional music teachers. The MusicLink Foundation's network of coordinators, teachers, and business partners is the vital link for creating musicians, one student at a time.
- Orgel Piano Tuning and Service : Email: firstname.lastname@example.org;
312-421-2340 in Chicago;
219-926-9619 in NW Indiana
- Paul Wargaski Violins : String rentals
1800 W. North Ave, Suite 3R
- Pianoforte Chicago : 1335 S. Michigan Ave, Chicago, 312-291-0000
- Potters Violins : Violin care
- Practice Charts
- Practice Tips for violin and viola students : Excellent web site of a string teacher's practice tips.
- Shar Music : order music, accessories, or instruments here
- SheetMusicPlus : Sheet music for all instruments and styles of music
- South Shore Swing Orchestra : The South Shore Swing Orchestra (SSSO) is an educational based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering youth through education in the performing arts.
SSSO invites student musicians living on the south side of Chicago and already participating in music programs in Chicago Public Schools, the Chicago Park District, or area charter schools, an opportunity to experience learning, rehearsing, and performing music in a distinctive and timely ensemble experience.
- Southwest Strings : order music books, accessories or instruments here
- Sphinx Music
- Suzuki Association of the Americas (SAA) : Detailed and helpful information about the founder and method of the Suzuki Method (Dr. Shinichi Suzuki).
- Suzuki Violin Practicing & Learning Resources : Videos and audio clips helpful for at-home lesson practice.
- Taylor Services Youth Organization : After School and Tutoring Program
5655 South University, 877-379-3616
- The Piano Education Page - Just for Kids : Explore facts about composers, the piano, notes through games and activities
- The Practice Shoppe : Accessories and learning materials for piano and violin students. Free downloads of practice charts.
- The Protege PhilHarmonic : The Classical Symphony Orchestra & The Protégé Philharmonic Offer Artistic Excellence and Peerless High Quality Orchestral Training In A Challenging, Fun and Nurturing Environment!
- The Violin Case : Online flash cards and printable scale sheets. Also merchandise and music.
- Violin Basics
- Violin Chinrest Covers : "Lack of comfort is one of the leading reasons why students give up on playing these remarkable instruments. Our Chinrest Covers speak for themselves and will help you keep your students practicing in comfort." Call 1-623-703-4950 to order.
- Violin Master Class : Tips and video references on violin playing
- Violin Student Central : Resources and games
- Virtual Sheet Music : downloadable Classical sheet music for all instruments and ensembles
- Waddell Transportation : Transportation for children. 773-610-2045 or WaddellBT@aol.com
- William Harris Lee & Co. : String instruments and accessories. Located in the historic Fine Arts Building, 410 S. Michigan Ave, 5th Fl, Chicago. 800-447-4533.
- Young Musicians : order music books or accessories for your instrument