• Instrumental Music Supply List:


    Band Instruments

    ·      Flute:  cleaning rod and swab/handkerchief

    ·      Clarinet: packet of size 2 reeds (6)*, cleaning swab, cork grease

    ·      Saxophone:  packet of size 2 reeds (6)* cleaning swab, cork grease, neck strap

    ·      Oboe:  2 double reeds (soft)*, cleaning swab, cork grease

    ·      Trumpet, Baritone, and French Horn:  valve oil

    ·      Trombone:  slide cream

    ·      Percussion:  purchase or rent a Bell Kit (bells, mallets, snare pad, 2B sticks)

    ·      Lesson book: Standard of Excellence, book 1, by Bruce Pearson, KJOS.

    ·      *Reeds are delicate pieces of wood that will break easily and often, and do not last forever.  You will need to purchase more as they are used throughout the school year.



    String Instruments

    ·      All instruments shall be taped 

    ·      All instruments shall be of appropriate size

    ·      String outfits include: rosin, shoulder pad, fine tuners on all strings, and one extra set of strings

    ·      Lesson book:

    ·      Grade 3 & 4 – Essential Elements for Strings, Book 1


    Music Vendors/ Online Accessories

    Music and Arts Centers, 3551-B Rhoads Ave., Newtown Square, Pa.  610-356-4674

    Music and Arts Centers, Whiteland Towne Center, 181 West Lincoln Highway, Exton, Pa. 484-875-0101

    Taylor's Music, 116 W. Gay Street, West Chester, Pa.   610-696-1812

    Troubadour Music, 125 N. Wayne Avenue,  Wayne, Pa.   610-687-1721


    Online Accessories

     Interstate Music   http://www.interstatemusic.com

    Musician's Friend   http://www.musiciansfriend.com

    Music123   http://www.music123.com

    Woodwind-Brasswind   http://www.wwbw.com

    Music and Arts Center http://www.musicarts.com