5th Grade Band Supplies2018-10-04T14:41:34+00:00

5th Grade Band Supplies

When it comes to renting or purchasing a musical instrument, there are many options to choose from. Please visit with a sales technician at a reputable music store to decide which option will meet your needs and budget. Recommended music stores include:

Popplers Music – Sioux Falls (formerly K&M Music)
(605) 336-6332
www.popplersmusic.com

Schmitt Music – Sioux Falls
(605) 339-6030
www.schmittmusic.com/stores/sioux-falls/

Taylor Music – Aberdeen
1-800-872-2263
www.1800usaband.com

Instrument rentals from the recommended stores above include most or all of our required supplies. If you are purchasing or using an instrument from somewhere other than a music store, you will most likely need to purchase the supplies separately.

Supplies By Instrument:

FLUTE

  • Essential Elements Flute Book1
  • Nametag for your instrument case
  • Cleaning rod and swab
  • Pencil to keep in instrument case

CLARINET

  • Essential Elements Clarinet Book 1
  • Nametag for your instrument case
  • At least 4 reeds – more as needed (medium or 2.5 strength – Recommended brands: Vandoren, Mitchell Lurie, Juno)
  • Cleaning swab
  • Pencil to keep in instrument case

ALTO SAXOPHONE

  • Essential Elements Alto Saxophone Book 1
  • Nametag for your instrument case
  • At least 4 reeds, more as needed (medium or 2.5 strength – Recommended brands: La Voz, Vandoren, Juno)
  • Cleaning swab
  • Pencil to keep in instrument case

TRUMPET

  • Essential Elements Trumpet Book 1
  • Nametag for your instrument case
  • Bottle of valve oil
  • Tuning slide grease
  • Pencil to keep in instrument case
  • A lint free rag

FRENCH HORN

  • Essential Elements French horn Book 1
  • Nametag for your instrument case (included with school rental)
  • Bottle of rotary oil
  • Tuning slide grease
  • Pencil to keep in instrument case
  • A lint free rag

TROMBONE

  • Essential Elements Trombone Book 1
  • Nametag for your instrument case
  • Yamaha Trombone Slide Lubricant (recommended), or slide oil
  • Pencil to keep in instrument case
  • A lint free rag

BARITONE

  • Essential Elements Baritone B.C. Book 1
  • Nametag for your instrument case (included with school rental)
  • Bottle of valve oil
  • Tuning slide grease
  • Pencil to keep in instrument case
  • A lint free rag

TUBA

  • Essential Elements Tuba Book 1
  • Nametag for your instrument case (included with school rental)
  • Bottle of valve oil
  • Tuning slide grease
  • Pencil to keep in instrument case
  • A lint-free rag

PERCUSSION

  • Alfred’s Drum Method Book 1
  • Essential Elements Percussion Book 1
  • A beginning percussion kit that includes a xylophone-bell set, mallets, practice pad, and drumsticks