The publishers of School Band & Orchestra magazine proudly present this third edition, offering expanded state-by-state (and now Canadian) listings of more than 1, 300 college and university music programs. Detailed information is given for each of the schools listed, including basic admission contacts, course requirements, and music programs. Every state also has its own "home page, " with useful facts for students, such as music programs within the state, general state stats, and population figures. Also includes invaluable articles on financial aid, what's expected of incoming freshmen, following a musical vocation, and more. ©2007, 312 pages.