The Bulletproof Musician
New World Symphony MUSAIC
Sarah Willis Horn Hangouts
The Musician's Guide to Hustling
The Bulletproof Musician is a blog that features numerous articles and studies on performance anxiety, efficient practice techniques, and interviews with world-class professional musicians.
The New World Symphony, based in Miami, FL, has dozens of interviews and brief instructional videos from their own musicians and professional musicians from all around the world, including live interviews, master classes, videos detailing specific orchestral excerpts, and more.
Horn Matters is an online blog with over 1,000 articles on all things French horn. Literally - EVERYTHING! It also includes downloadable PDFs of excerpt books, solos, etudes, warm-up exercises, and more.
Sarah Willis, 4th Horn of the Berlin Philharmonic, has conducted dozens of interviews (called Horn Hagnouts) with the finest brass players in the world. These interviews can also be live streamed, and viewers can messsage their own questions to be asked during the interview.
Since successfully winning his audition into the Metroplitan Opera Orchestra in 2011, Rob Knopper has become perhaps the world's greatest "Audition Hacker," creating blog articles, videos, and even a Facebook group dedicated to the art of preparing for professional orchestra auditions.
The Musician's Guide to Hustling is a website dedicated to helping absolutely anybody learn how to market themself as a freelancer with effective strategies for getting exposure, making contacts, and perhaps most importantly, making money.
Tone Deaf Comics
Tone Deaf Comics has a ton of humorous comics, posters and more. There's no real educational value, but it's an awesome site and will definitely give you a good laugh!!
The internet provides us with a plethura of resources to help us improve our musicianship - literally HUNDREDS of hours worth of valuable material! Here are some of my favorites: