Embarking on a college search with your favorite young musician? If you're heading to the South to look at music schools, make sure you ask the key question - "When you say 'amaaaazing music program,' are you referring to a marching band?" Bassoonists don't typically go for precision marching drills. They prefer, you know, opera and orchestra. That said, the southern states have a number of top notch music schools. Be sure to check them out.