Supplies and Equipment

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Supplies and Equipment List

Concert Bands (7th & 8th)

1 inch binder with 10 – 15 clear protective sheets

Materials Needed

Flute
  • cleaning/tuning rod (should come with the flute)
  • cleaning cloth (a handkerchief or piece of an old t-shirt works great, but should be cut to approximately 8”x 8”)
Clarinet
  • four or more reeds in working condition at all times (Van Dorens preferred, strength 2.5 or 3)
  • cleaning swab, silk or handkerchief style preferred
  • cork grease
Saxophone
  • four or more reeds in working condition at all times (Van Dorens preferred, strength 2.5 or 3)
  • cleaning swab, silk preferred
  • neck strap
  • cork grease
Trumpet, Euphonium, & Tuba
  • valve oil
  • slide grease
  • soft cloth (piece of an old t-shirt works great)
French Horn
  • rotor oil (be sure the oil is for French Horn)
  • slide grease
  • soft cloth (piece of an old t-shirt works great)
Trombone
  • a tube of “Trombotine Cream” (preferred) or trombone slide oil
  • a small pump style spray bottle
  • slide grease
  • soft cloth (piece of an old t-shirt works great)
Percussion
  • a snare drum (to keep at school)
  • snare sticks (SD1, 5a, or 5b)
  • medium yard mallets or hard rubber mallets
  • stick bag (recommended but not required)