• Instruments and Supplies

    All band students are asked to provide their own music book...

    (Found locally at a music store that sells and rents band instruments)

     

    4th/5th/6th Grade - Accent on Achievement Book 1 - by John O'Reilly and Mark Williams

    Beginning 7th/8th Grade - Accent on Achievement Book 2 - by John O'Reilly and Mark Williams

    Advanced 7th/8th Grade - Accent on Achievement Book 3 - by John O'Reilly and Mark Williams

    • Ask for the book specifically for your instrument (Flute, Clarinet, etc...)
      • Percussionists need the book for Combined Percussion      

     

    Woodwinds (Flute, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone):

    You will need to rent or buy an instrument. 

    Clarinet and saxophone players need reeds and cork grease.

    All instruments need a cleaning cloth.

     

    Brass (Trumpet, Horn, Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba):

    You will need to rent or buy an instrument.

    Trombones will need slide lubricant.

    All instruments will need valve oil, tuning slide grease, cleaning cloth.

     

    Percussionists:

    You will need to rent a bell kit or practice marimba kit for practicing.

    Drumsticks – Vic Firth SD1 General is preferred (or equivalent size)

    Mallets – One pair of hard plastic mallets and one pair of medium yarn mallets